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MESSIAEN, O.: Poemes pour Mi / Les offrandes oubliees / Un sourire (Schwanewilms, Lyon National Orchestra, Markl)

    
      

 

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MESSIAEN, O.: Poemes pour Mi / Les offrandes oubliees / Un sourire (Schwanewilms, Lyon National Orchestra, Markl)

Love and faith, mortality and eternity are the abiding themes of these three important and beautifully shimmering works by one of the 20th century’s most innovative composers. Les offrandes oubliées, Messiaen’s first published orchestral work, is a symphonic meditation on Christ’s loving sacrifice to redeem the sin of humanity. Poèmes pour Mi sets nine mystical texts which were written as highly personal love songs to his first wife, Claire Delbos, while Un sourire pays homage to what he saw as Mozart’s ever-smiling attitude to life’s many hardships.


Messiaen, Olivier
Messiaen, Olivier, lyricist(s)

  Poemes pour Mi (version for soprano and orchestra)
1.   Play with flash player Book 1: No. 1. Action de graces 00:06:24
2.   Play with flash player Book 1: No. 2. Paysage 00:02:16
3.   Play with flash player Book 1: No. 3. La maison 00:02:10
4.   Play with flash player Book 1: No. 4. Epouvante 00:03:05
5.   Play with flash player Book 2: No. 5. L'epouse 00:03:32
6.   Play with flash player Book 2: No. 6. Ta voix 00:03:38
7.   Play with flash player Book 2: No. 7. Les deux guerriers 00:01:52
8.   Play with flash player Book 2: No. 8. Le collier 00:04:30
9.   Play with flash player Book 2: No. 9. Priere exaucee 00:03:31

Messiaen, Olivier

  Les offrandes oubliees
10.   Play with flash player Les offrandes oubliees 00:11:58
  Un sourire
11.   Play with flash player Un sourire 00:09:52

Total Playing Time: 00:52:48






Composer(s):
Messiaen, Olivier

Lyricist(s):
Messiaen, Olivier

Conductor(s):
Märkl, Jun

Orchestra(s):
Lyon National Orchestra

Artist(s):
Schwanewilms, Anne

Label: Naxos

Genre: Orchestral; Vocal

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.572174

Barcode: 747313217472

Release Date: 10/2009

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