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Poulenc / Pascal Rogé


Release Date: 05/08/2002 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 417438   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Pascal Rogé's performances are outstanding for their clarity, tenderness and sensitivity – though there is sheer brilliance where it is called for, as in the Soirées de Nazelles cycle and fireworks such as the Toccata from the Trois pièces. A beautifully recorded disc.

-- Gramophone [1988 Gramophone Instrumental Award]
Pascal Rogé's performances are outstanding for their clarity, tenderness and sensitivity – though there is sheer brilliance where it is called for, as in the Soirées de Nazelles cycle and fireworks such as the Toccata from the Trois pièces. A beautifully recorded disc.

-- Gramophone [1988 Gramophone Instrumental Award] Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Les soirées de Nazelles by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930-1936; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 23 Minutes 6 Secs. 
2.
L'éventail de Jeanne: Pastourelle by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
3.
Mouvements perpétuels (3) by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
4.
Valse for Piano by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
5.
Pieces (3) for Piano: no 1, Pastorale by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928/1953; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
6.
Pieces (3) for Piano: no 2, Toccata by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928/1953; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
7.
Pieces (3) for Piano: no 3, Hymn by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928/1953; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
8.
Novelettes (2) for Piano by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927-1928; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
9.
Improvisations (10) for Piano, FP 63 by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1934; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
10.
Novelette sur un thčme de Manuel de Falla for Piano in E minor by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1986 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
11.
Improvisations (2) for Piano, FP 113 by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; France 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
12.
Improvisations (2) for Piano, FP 170 by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; France 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 
13.
Improvisation for Piano no 15 in C minor, FP 176 "Hommage ŕ Edith Piaf" by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; France 
Venue:  St Barnabas' Church, Finchley, London 

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