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Ravel, Poulenc, Debussy, Delius / Tasmin Little


Release Date: 11/29/2011 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 0858582  
Composer:  Frederick DeliusFrancis PoulencMaurice RavelClaude Debussy
Performer:  Raphael WallfischTasmin LittlePiers Lane
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Showcasing violinist Tasmin Little’s impressive versatility, these recordings highlight her sensitivity to both orchestral and chamber works. From the lyricism and blues-inspired melodies of Ravel’s Violin Sonata to the impassioned melodies of Delius’s Double Concerto, Little’s playing breathes life into every aspect of the music. Showcasing violinist Tasmin Little’s impressive versatility, these recordings highlight her sensitivity to both orchestral and chamber works. From the lyricism and blues-inspired melodies of Ravel’s Violin Sonata to the impassioned melodies of Delius’s Double Concerto, Little’s playing breathes life into every aspect of the music. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Paris - Song of a Great City by Frederick Delius
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
2.
Concerto for Violin and Cello by Frederick Delius
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello), Tasmin Little (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915-1916; England 
3.
Concerto for Cello by Frederick Delius
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; France 
4.
Sonata for Violin and Piano by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Tasmin Little (Violin), Piers Lane (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: France 
5.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in G major by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Tasmin Little (Violin), Piers Lane (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1927; France 
6.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Tasmin Little (Violin), Piers Lane (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; France 

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