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Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Kazuki Yamada
Nicely done, with the OSR woodwind and strings playing with poise and Yamada controlling the narrow dynamic range with great skill…Yamada’s way with Roussel is high-voltage if occasionally raw... — More…
Akiko Sagara (piano), Michael Ponti (piano), Maria Littauer (piano), Felicja Blumental (piano), Rena Kyriakou (piano), Martin Galling (piano), Hans Kann (piano), Roland Keller (piano), Jerome Rose (piano), Bart van Oort piano · Gil Sharon violin, Siegfried Stöckigt (piano), Marylène Dosse (piano),...
L’Éventail de Jeanne, ballet in one act by ten French composers; Les Mariés de la Tour Eiffel, ballet in one act by members of the group Les Six
Philharmonia Orchestra, Geoffrey Simon
The zany exuberance of Les mariés, concocted by five of Les Six in the 1920s, is infectiously captured in this colourful reissue, as is L'éventail, a contemporaneous ten-composer collaboration. — More…
BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier
The exhilarating (1931) score for Bacchus et Ariane teems with life and is full of rhythmic vitality. What a marvellously inventive and resourceful score it is! Tortelier offers the best version... — More…