3 CD / Indesens / 2012-09-11Works: Jean Françaix: Quartet for Strings; Sonatine for violin & piano; Tema con Variazioni for Clarinet and Piano; Divertissement for piano & string trio; Dixtuor, for wind quintet & string quintet;...
Performers: Braslawsky, David; Chenadec, Laurent Le; Descours, Lola; Esposito, Cyril; Francaix, Jean; Naganuma, Yuriko; Sajot, Jean-Louis [Clarinet]; Sentenac, Sylvie
Conductors: ; Françaix, Jean
Ensemble: Octuor de France
A three-CD set of chamber music featuring the composer himself on piano....continue...
1 CD / MD&G / 2012-02-28Works: Jean Françaix: Octet for clarinet, horn, bassoon & strings "A huit"; Quintet for clarinet & string quartet; Divertissement, for bassoon & string quintet
Ensemble: Charis Ensemble
The Octet of 1972 is the most engaging of the present works: starting in a romantic pastoral mood, ... and the finale, scored with...continue...
Recording information: Oranienburg in Schloá Nordkirchen (1987)....continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1998-07-01Works: Jean Françaix: Octet for clarinet, horn, bassoon & strings "A huit"; Divertissement for bassoon & string orchestra; Quintet for clarinet & string quartet; L' heure du berger, for flute, oboe, cl...
Performers: Tomes, Susan [Piano]
Ensemble: Gaudier Ensemble
"The music of Jean Francaix has such an unerring elegance and cultured quality that he reminds you of those graceful peacocks that sweep across the...continue...