Charles Bordes: Songs and Works for Piano / Sophie Marin-Degor, soprano; Jean -Sébastien Bou, baritone; Francois-René Duchable, piano
1 CD / Timpani / 2012-10-30Works: Charles Bordes: Caprice à cinq temps, for voice & piano; Le Son du cor, for voice & piano; Promenade matinale, for voice & piano; Paysage vert, for voice & piano; Epithalame, for voice & piano...
Performers: Bou, Jean-Sebastien; Duchable, Francois-Rene [Piano]; Marin-Degor, Sophie
American Record Guide, September/October 2013
Bordes was a composer, a choirmaster, and a musicologist, of importance in the revival of Renaissance polyphonic choral music. He was...continue...
Recording information: Cour de ville, Vincennes (02/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Timpani / 2008-06-19Works: Gabriel Pierné: Sophie Arnould; Ballet de cour
Performers: Bou, Jean-Sebastien; Lamprecht, Doris; Marin-Degor, Sophie
Conductors: Chalvin, Nicolas
Ensemble: Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra
French composer, organist and conductor Gabriel Pierne, who was born in Metz in 1863, distinguished himself in all genres, including of course Opera. He thus...continue...
1 CD / Timpani / 2007-10-25Works: Jean Cras: Hymne en l'honneur d'une sainte; Panis angelicus; Mass à 4 in D minor; Ave verum corpus; Dans la montagne; Ave Maria; Regina coeli; Marche nuptiale
Performers: Farago, Pierre; Marin-Degor, Sophie; Montier, Catherine; Rigot, Vincent
Conductors: Calmelet, Pierre
Ensemble: Le Madrigal de Paris
Timpani comes back to Jean Cras (and they're not through yet) with choral works, including the superb a cappella Mass (unpublished), a cycle for men's...continue...
3 CD / Timpani / 2003-10-17Works: Jean Cras: Polyphème
Performers: Arapian, Armand; Baert, Laure; Beuron, Yann; Corbier, Remi; Debize, Valerie; Marin-Degor, Sophie
Conductors: Tovey, Bramwell
Ensemble: Ile de France Regional Chorus; Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra
"There is something hypnotic and marvelous about this opera, composed by a man better-known during his lifetime as a sea-captain than a composer... The score...continue...