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Messiaen: Meditations sur le Mystere de la Sainte Trinite / daniel beilschmidt

Messiaen / Beilschmidt,Daniel
Release Date: 05/28/2013 
Label:  Genuin Classics   Catalog #: 13276   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Daniel Beilschmidt
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Musical stained-glass windows, sonorous proclamation: Messiaen's organ works are an entire universe, and one of their climaxes is the magnificent Méditations sur le Mystère de la Sainte Trinité. Reflections, improvisations – a large-scale immersion in one of the greatest subjects of faith. The aethereal sounds and world-encompassing chordal chains of Messiaen could not be realised better than on Messiaen's own organ at the Sainte Trinité Church in Paris. And the grandiose Leipzig University organist Daniel Beilschmidt literally pulls out all the stops on the new GENUIN Movimentos CD, the tenth of this highly praised series. From the warbler's whistle to the song of the stars – masterly Musical stained-glass windows, sonorous proclamation: Messiaen's organ works are an entire universe, and one of their climaxes is the magnificent Méditations sur le Mystère de la Sainte Trinité. Reflections, improvisations – a large-scale immersion in one of the greatest subjects of faith. The aethereal sounds and world-encompassing chordal chains of Messiaen could not be realised better than on Messiaen's own organ at the Sainte Trinité Church in Paris. And the grandiose Leipzig University organist Daniel Beilschmidt literally pulls out all the stops on the new GENUIN Movimentos CD, the tenth of this highly praised series. From the warbler's whistle to the song of the stars – masterly Read less

Works on This Recording

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Méditations sur le mystčre de la Sainte Trinité by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Daniel Beilschmidt (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; France 

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 Recommended without Reservations August 16, 2014 By L. Wilborn (Richwood, TX) See All My Reviews "Exciting and dramatic program. Excellent recorded sound, appropriate organ, great organist, beautiful program. Recommended." Report Abuse
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