Mélodie Francaise - Songs by Fauré, Debussy; Hahn; Chausson / Sandrine Piau, Marie-Nicole Lemieux, Stephane Degout, Bernard Kruysen [6 CDs]
6 CD / Naïve / 2012-10-30Works: Gabriel Fauré: Nell, Op. 18 no 1; Songs (2) for voice & piano, Op. 27; Songs (2) for voice & piano, Op. 46; Songs (4) for voice & piano, Op. 51; Cinq Mélodies 'de Venise', song cycle fo...
Performers: Blumenthal, Daniel; Degout, Stéphane; Jos van Immerseel [Harpsichord/Conductor]; Kruysen, Bernard; Lee, Noël [Piano]; Lucas, Hélène; Manoff, Susan; Piau, Sandrine
This beautiful boxed set of French melodies gathers some of the most intriguing recordings from the Naïve Classique catalogue. This subtle and fascinating repertoire will...continue...
2 CD / Timpani / 2007-11-29Works: Ernest Chausson: La caravane, Op. 14; L'Albatros, song for voice & piano; Chansons (2) de Miarka, Op. 17; Chanson perpétuelle, for soprano & orchestra, Op. 37; Chansons (4) de Shakespeare, Op....
Performers: Balleys, Brigitte; Eidi, Billy; Gardeil, Jean-Francois; Piau, Sandrine
Ensemble: Ludwig String Quartet
1 CD / Decca Import / 2007-08-15Works: Edward Elgar: Concerto for Violin in B minor, Op. 61; Ernest Chausson: Poèmes (2) de Verlaine, songs for voice & piano, Op. 34
Performers: Perlman, Itzhak
Conductors: Barenboim, Daniel
To characterize the reading [of the Elgar] I can only say that if Heifetz in his prime had been able to play it not...continue...
2 CD / Hyperion / 2001-04-01Works: Ernest Chausson: Mélodies (7), Op. 2; Mélodies (7), for voice & piano, Op. 2; Le Charme, for voice & piano, Op. 2/2; Sérénade Italienne, for voice & piano, Op. 2/5; Le rideau de...
Performers: Johnson, Graham [Piano]; Lott, Felicity [Soprano Vocal]; McGreevy, Geraldine; Murray, Ann; Trakas, Chris Pedro
Ensemble: Chilingirian Quartet
"Older collectors will recall the decades between tantalizing, tiny handfuls of Chausson's 'melodies'... When, at last, an 'integrale' turned up for review several years ago,...continue...