1 CD / Maguelone / 2013-06-25Works: Jean Françaix: Concerto for clarinet & orchestra with strings, harp & piano; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622
Performers: Cavallin, Radovan
Conductors: Martinez, Ernest; Chmura, Gabriel
Ensemble: ; Orchestre des grandes Canaries
Almost two centuries separate Mozart's Clarinet Concerto from that by Jean Françaix. While Mozart's concerto relies partly on the paradoxical union of serene happiness and...continue...
Recording information: 1991/1993....continue...
Jean Françaix: Le Gai Paris - chamber music with winds / Eric Aubier, trumpet; Philippe Cuper, clarinet; Lola Descours, bassoon
1 CD / Indesens / 2013-02-01Works: Jean Françaix: Le Gay Paris, for solo trumpet, flute,2 oboes, 2 clarinets, basson, contrabassoon & 2 horns; Concerto for clarinet & orchestra with strings, harp & piano; Divertimento for flute &...
Performers: Aubier, Eric; Cuper, Philippe; Descours, Lola; Francaix, Jean; Gallet, Pascal; Lucas, Vincent; Prost, Nicolas; Sajot, Jean-Louis [Clarinet]; Wagschal, Laurent
Conductors: Cuper, Philippe; Françaix, Jean;
Ensemble: Octuor a Vent Paris-Bastille; Paris Wind Octet
Jean Françaix personified grace and humor, clarity and modesty, tenderness and intelligence. He aspired to be the continuation of a line that, after Debussy and...continue...
Recording information: Antony, France (02/2012/05/2012); Auditorium du CRR de Saint-Maur (02/2012/05/2012); Rennes (02/2012/05/2012); Sequenza, Montreuil, Canada (02/2012/05/2012); Temple Saint-Marcel...continue...
1 CD / Aparte / 2012-05-08Works: Jean Françaix: Concerto for clarinet & orchestra with strings, harp & piano; Tema con Variazioni for clarinet & 11 strings; Sergey Prokofiev: Sonata in D major, Op. 94
Performers: Brill, Shirley
Conductors: Morar, Adrian
Ensemble: ; National Radio Orchestra of Romania
Clarinetist Shirley Brill studied with Sabine Meyer at the Musikhochschule Lübeck and with Richard Stoltzman at the New England Conservatory in Boston. Her career was...continue...
Recording information: Radio Concert Hall, Bucharest, Romania (09/27/2010-10/01/2010)....continue...
1 CD / Evil Penguin Records / 2010-08-10Works: Jean Françaix: Concerto for clarinet & orchestra with strings, harp & piano; August Verbesselt: Concerto for clarinet & orchestra; Marcel Poot: Piano Concerto
Performers: Boeykens, Walter
Conductors: Rodan, Mendi; Terby, Fernand
Like Toots Thielemans, clarinet virtuoso Walter Boeykens is one of the few Belgians who have achieved world fame in music. On this vintage recording, Boeykens...continue...