Classical Music Home

The World's Leading Classical Music Group

Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?
Keyword Search
in
 
Classical Music Home > MARKEVITCH, I.: Orchestral Works (Complete), Vol. 7 - Piano Concerto / Cantate / Icare (Hoek, Arnhem Philharmonic, Lyndon-Gee)

MARKEVITCH, I.: Orchestral Works (Complete), Vol. 7 - Piano Concerto / Cantate / Icare (Hoek, Arnhem Philharmonic, Lyndon-Gee)

    





Back Cover Image 
Reviews
About this Recording

MARKEVITCH, I.: Orchestral Works (Complete), Vol. 7 - Piano Concerto / Cantate / Icare (Hoek, Arnhem Philharmonic, Lyndon-Gee)

Igor Markevitch’s extraordinary precocity as a composer is startlingly revealed in this seventh volume of his complete orchestral music. The energy, invention and sheer expressive élan of his Piano Concerto, written at the tender age of sixteen, mark it as a work of amazing maturity. Cantate sets a text by Jean Cocteau to music originally commissioned by the Ballets Russes. Icare is likewise the reworking of another abandoned Ballets Russes project, L’envol d’Icare, which can be heard on Naxos 8.572153 (Volume 3).


Markevitch, Igor

  Piano Concerto
1.   I. Allegro vivace 00:05:45
2.   II. Andante 00:06:51
3.   III. Allegro risoluto 00:03:22

Markevitch, Igor
Cocteau, Jean, lyricist(s)

  Cantate
4.   Allegro risoluto 00:07:25
5.   Lento sostenuto 00:08:38
6.   Allegro risoluto 00:05:43
7.   Choral: Lent et soutenu 00:02:23

Markevitch, Igor

  Icare
8.   Prelude: Molto tranquillo 00:02:15
9.   Eveil de la Connaissance (Awakening of Knowledge) 00:02:30
10.   Icare et les Oiseaux (Icarus and the Birds) 00:05:58
11.   Les ailes d'Icare (Icarus' wings) 00:02:01
12.   Envol d'Icare (Flight of Icarus) 00:05:46
13.   Ou l'on retrouve les ailes d'Icare (Where Icarus' wings are found) 00:00:47
14.   Mort d'Icare (Death of Icarus) 00:06:19

Total Playing Time: 01:05:43






Composer(s):
Markevitch, Igor

Lyricist(s):
Cocteau, Jean

Conductor(s):
Lyndon-Gee, Christopher

Orchestra(s):
Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestra

Choir(s):
Netherlands Concert Choir (Men's Voices)

Artist(s):
Hoek, Martijn van den; Oostenrijk, Nienke

Label: Naxos

Genre: Concertos; Orchestral

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.572157

Barcode: 747313215775

Physical Release: 12/2010

For Worldwide / Download:
ClassicsOnLine
For U.S. only:
Buy from Amazon.com
For Worldwide:
Buy from Presto Classical
For Canada only:
Buy from Amazon.ca
For Spain Only:
Buy from ForumClasico
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from H & B Direct
For U.K. Only:
Buy from NaxosDirect.co.uk
For Germany and Europe:
Buy from www.jpc.de
For Germany:
Buy from NaxosDirekt.de
For U.S.:
Barnes & Nobles

 



 Tell a Friend |  Bookmark this page Digg It |  Bookmark this page Del.icio.us. |  Add to Facebook Facebook |  FURL FURL |  Add to MySpace MySpace |  Stumbleupon StumbleUpon |  Twitter Twitter

Famous Composers Quick Link:
Bach | Beethoven | Chopin | Dowland | Handel | Haydn | Mozart | Glazunov | Schumann | R Strauss | Vivaldi
11:16:16 PM, 24 November 2014
All Naxos Historical, Naxos Classical Archives, Naxos Jazz, Folk and Rock Legends and Naxos Nostalgia titles are not available in the United States and some titles may not be available in Australia and Singapore because these countries have copyright laws that provide or may provide for terms of protection for sound recordings that differ from the rest of the world.
Copyright © 2014 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved.     Terms of Use     Privacy Policy
-208-
Classical Music Home
NOTICE: This site was unavailable for several hours on Saturday, June 25th 2011 due to some unexpected but essential maintenance work. We apologize for any inconvenience.