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Un Siecle de Musique Francaise: Escales Symphoniques

Escales Symphoniques
Release Date: 05/13/2016 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 88875192992   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Darius MilhaudCésar FranckVincent D'IndyHector Berlioz,   ... 
Performer:  Nicole Henriot-SchweitzerNatalie Dessay
Conductor:  Charles MunchLeonard BernsteinPierre BoulezJacques Mercier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony OrchestraNew York PhilharmonicNational Orchestra d'Ile de France
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A symphonic profile of eight outstanding French composers of the 19th & 20th centuries, with the majority of recordings featuring Charles Munch and the Boston Symphony Orchestra. A symphonic profile of eight outstanding French composers of the 19th & 20th centuries, with the majority of recordings featuring Charles Munch and the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
La création du monde, Op. 81 by Darius Milhaud
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; France 
2.
Symphony on a French Mountain Air, Op. 25 by Vincent D'Indy
Performer:  Nicole Henriot-Schweitzer (Piano)
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1958 
Length: 25 Minutes 17 Secs. 
3.
Escales by Jacques Ibert
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; France 
4.
Symphony no 5 "Di tre re" by Arthur Honegger
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; France 
5.
Symphony no 2 for Trumpet and Strings by Arthur Honegger
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; France 
6.
Bacchus et Ariane, Suite No. 2 by Albert Roussel
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: 1930 
7.
Seven Stars' Symphony, Op. 132 by Charles Koechlin
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; France 
8.
España by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
9.
La péri by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911-1912; France 
10.
Salammbô by Florent Schmitt
Conductor:  Jacques Mercier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra d'Ile de France
11.
L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
12.
Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
13.
La nuit, Op. 114 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Natalie Dessay (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jacques Mercier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Orchestra d'Ile de France
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900; France 
14.
Suite provençale, Op. 152b by Darius Milhaud
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; France 

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