Olivier Penard (b.1974): Chroniques, Op. 30; Polyptyque dit for string quartet; Charade for cello & accordion; Artefact for clarinet, violin, cello & piano / Dana Ciocarlie, piano; Jean-Marc Fessard, clarinet
1 CD / Dux (Poland) / 2016-01-08Works: Olivier Penard: Chroniques, for piano, Op. 30; Polyptyque ("du diamant"), for string quartet, Op. 28; Charade, for cello & accordion, Op. 29; Artefact, for clarinet, violin, cello & piano, Op. 11
Performers: Bihan, Fabrice [Cello]; Bourlois, Philippe; Ciocarlie, Dana; Collette, Christophe; Deprecq, Vincent; Fessard, Jean-Marc [Clarinet]; Vieillefon, Marc; Vitaud, Jonas
Ensemble: Debussy String Quartet; Quatuor Debussy
Chroniques, written in 212 and the most recent score in this recording, is a collection of seven pieces for piano that evoke various states of...continue...
Recording information: The Music School in Vélizy-Villacoublay, 29 rue Paulhan (09/05/2014-05/09/2014)....continue...
Antony Girard (b. 1959): In Praise of Folly; The Marriage of Orpheus; The Circle of Life / Genevieve Girard, piano; Jean-Marc Fessard, clarinet; Fabrice Bihan, cello
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-02-26Works: Anthony Girard: Eloge de la folie, for clarinet & piano; Les Noces d'Orphée, for clarinet, cello & piano; L'Effroi de la nuit froide, for clarinet; Le Cercle de la Vie, preludes (24) for piano
Performers: Bihan, Fabrice [Cello]; Fessard, Jean-Marc [Clarinet]; Girard, Genevieve
A wide-ranging program from a contemporary French composer for whom Minimalism, oriental music, poetry and mysticism are central to his works....continue...
Recording information: Marcel Landowski Auditorium, Paris....continue...