Jane Archibald - Messiaen: Poemes pour Mi & 3 Petites liturgies de la Presence Divine


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Ludovic Morlot and the Seattle Symphony present passionate performances of two rarely recorded masterpieces by Morlot's countryman, French composer Olivier Messiaen. One work celebrates Messiaen s love for his wife, the other his commitment to his faith. Together they make up an album of sacred and transcendent beauty, showing the two sides of one of the most influential composers of the 20th century. A quarter-century since his passing, Olivier Messiaen stands securely among the major French composers of the 20th century. From a broader perspective, he was one of the most original musicians of any period, the creator of a singular and often astonishing body of work. Adhering to none of the modernist styles or movements in vogue during his lifetime, Messiaen followed his own sensibilities throughout his career, forging a unique musical language out of bird calls, scales and chords of his own invention, rhythms derived from an ancient Hindu treatise, numerical symbols, and a strongly felt affinity between sound and color. The Seattle Symphony is one of America s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history. Under the leadership of Music Director Ludovic Morlot since September 2011, the Symphony is heard from September through July by more than 500,000 people through live performances and radio broadcasts. It performs in one of the finest modern concert halls in the world- the acoustically superb Benaroya Hall- in downtown Seattle. Its extensive education and community engagement programs reach over 65,000 children and adults each year. The Seattle Symphony has a deep commitment to new music, commissioning many works by living composers each season. The orchestra has made nearly 150 recordings and has received three Grammy Awards, 23 Grammy nominations, two Emmy Awards and numerous other accolades. In 2014 the Symphony launched its in-house recording label, Seattle Symphony Media.

Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 1: No. 1, Action de grâces
Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 1: No. 2, Paysage
Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 1: No. 3, La maison
Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 1: No. 4, Épouvante
Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 2: No. 5, L'épouse
Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 2: No. 6, Ta voix
Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 2: No. 7, Les deux guerriers
Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 2: No. 8, Le collier
Poèmes pour Mi, I/17b, Book 2: No. 9, Prière exaucée
3 Petites liturgies de la Présence Divine, I/26: No. 1, Antienne de la conversation intérieure
3 Petites liturgies de la Présence Divine, I/26: No. 2, Séquence du Verbe, cantique divin
3 Petites liturgies de la Présence Divine, I/26: No. 3, Psalmodie de l'ubiquité par lmour

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