Seattle Symphony Orchestra - Dutilleux: Symphony No. 1 - Tout un monde lointain - The Shadows of Time


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Drawing on Ludovic Morlot’s personal relationship with the great French composer, this disc opens with a virtuosic and sensuous performance of Symphony No. 1 and closes with a live concert recording of Dutilleux’s late masterpiece, The Shadows of Time. The disc also includes the cello concerto Tout un monde lointain with French cellist Xavier Phillips, of whom the composer remarked, “[He] fully owns this work and evokes the very essence of its title — all a distant world.”

Henri Dutilleux (1916-2013) was the outstanding French composer of recent decades, despite produced barely a dozen major compositions in a six-plus decade career. The Symphony No. 1 is an early work and the composer’s first piece for orchestra. It is in four movements, but these do not all conform to traditional types. Cellist Xavier Phillips' interpretation of Tout un monde lointain was praised by the composer, who remarked, “(he) fully owns this work and evokes the very essence of its title.”

Symphony No. 1: I. Passacaille: Andante
Symphony No. 1: II. Scherzo: Molto vivace
Symphony No. 1: III. Intermezzo: Lento
Symphony No. 1: IV. Finale, con variazioni: Largamente - Allegro - Scherzo - Lento
Cello Concerto, Tout un monde lointain: I. Enigme
Cello Concerto, Tout un monde lointain: II. Regard
Cello Concerto, Tout un monde lointain: III. Houles
Cello Concerto, Tout un monde lointain: IV. Miroirs
Cello Concerto, Tout un monde lointain: V. Hymne
The Shadows of Time: I. Les Heures (Hours)
The Shadows of Time: II. Ariel malefique (Evil Ariel)
The Shadows of Time: III. Memoire des ombres (Memory of Shadows)
The Shadows of Time: Interlude
The Shadows of Time: IV. Vagues de lumiere (Waves of light)
The Shadows of Time: V. Dominante bleue? (Blue dominant?)

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