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MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - SOUTHERN FRANCE: A Musical Tour of Provence, Cote d'Azur and Camargue

    
 

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MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - SOUTHERN FRANCE: A Musical Tour of Provence, Cote d'Azur and Camargue


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SOUTHERN FRANCE

 

 

The Places

Scenes of Provence, with its ancient Roman remains and ancestral traditions, mingle with the coast of the Côte d’Azur with its blue seas, rocks and islands, and the great nature reserve of Camargue, land of wild bulls and horses.

 

The Music

Chopin and Puccini may seem outsiders in a gathering of French musicians. The former, however, was the son of an émigré French father and spent the greater part of his life in Paris, while Puccini finds a place here with his transformation of the Abbé Prévost’s novel Manon Lescaut into an immensely moving opera. Other composers reflect a French tradition ranging from Berlioz to Ravel.

 

 

Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: Dolby Digital / DTS Surround
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 60 mins
No. of DVDs: 1







Composer(s):
Arcadelt, Jacques; Berlioz, Hector; Boulanger, Lili; Chopin, Fryderyk; Debussy, Claude; Delibes, Leo; Faure, Gabriel; Lasso, Orlando di; Massenet, Jules; Puccini, Giacomo; Ravel, Maurice; Saint-Saens, Camille

Lyricist(s):
Blau, Edouard; Hartmann, Georges; Illica, Luigi; Mass Text; Milliet, Paul; Oliva, Domenico

Arranger(s):
Garcia, Gerald

Conductor(s):
Breiner, Peter; Casadesus, Jean-Claude; Hayman, Richard; Lenard, Ondrej; Rahbari, Alexander; Selmeczi, Gyorgy; Summerly, Jeremy; Talmi, Yoav

Orchestra(s):
Belgian Radio and Television Philharmonic Orchestra; CSSR State Philharmonic Orchestra, Kosice; Lille National Orchestra; San Diego Symphony Orchestra; Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

Ensemble(s):
Camerata Transylvanica

Choir(s):
Oxford Schola Cantorum; Scholars of London

Artist(s):
Balint, Janos; Biret, Idil; Bodtker, Ellen Sejersted; Cardas, Berit; Carey, Colm; Charlier, Olivier; Garcia, Gerald; Gauci, Miriam; Haddock, Marcus; Kormendi, Klara; Mercz, Nora; Naoumoff, Emile; Sebestyen, Janos; Selmeczi, Janos

Label: Naxos

Series: A Musical Journey

Genre: Classical Concert; Opera

Period: 20th Century; Renaissance; Romantic

Catalogue No: 2.110516

Barcode: 747313551651

Physical Release: 11/2006

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