Markevitch - Complete Orchestral Works Volume 7

Naxos: 8572157

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Markevitch - Complete Orchestral Works Volume 7

Label:

Naxos

Catalogue No:

8572157
(8.572157)

Discs:

1

Release date:

29th Nov 2010

Barcode:

0747313215775

Length:

65 minutes

Medium:

CD (download also available)
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Markevitch - Complete Orchestral Works Volume 7


Markevitch:

Piano Concerto

Martyn van den Hoek (piano)

Cantate (text by Jean Cocteau)

Icare


Martyn van den Hoek (piano) & Nienke Oostenrijk (soprano)

Men’s Voices of the Netherlands Concert Choir & Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestra, Christopher Lyndon-Gee

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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 8572153 (Volume 3).

Igor Markevitch: Piano Concerto

I. Allegro vivace

II. Andante

III. Allegro risoluto

Igor Markevitch: Cantate

Allegro risoluto

Lento sostenuto

Allegro risoluto

Choral: Lent et soutenu

Igor Markevitch: Icare

Prelude: Molto tranquillo

Eveil de la Connaissance (Awakening of Knowledge)

Icare et les Oiseaux (Icarus and the Birds)

Les ailes d'Icare (Icarus' wings)

Envol d'Icare (Flight of Icarus)

Ou l'on retrouve les ailes d'Icare (Where Icarus' wings are found)

Mort d'Icare (Death of Icarus)

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