2 CD / Timpani / 2008-01-24Works: Albert Roussel: Poèmes (4), Op. 3; Poèmes (4), Op. 8; La ménace, Op. 9; Flammes, Op. 10; Poèmes chinois (2), Op. 12; Mélodies (2), Op. 19; Mélodies (2), Op. 20; Poè...
Performers: Beuron, Yann; Devellereau, Marie; Eidi, Billy; Naouri, Laurent; Plasman, Etienne
Conductors: Ossonce, Jean Yves
Ensemble: Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra
"Accounting for a quarter of his output, Roussel's songs reflect each twist and turn of his creative life. With beguiling singing and sympathetic accompaniments, this...continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-09-20Works: Laurent Petitgirard: Joseph Merrick dit Elephant Man, opera
Performers: Breault, Robert; Courjal, Nicolas; Crapez, Christophe; Devellereau, Marie; Dudziak, Francis; Faraon, Liliana; Grelier, Damien; Koch, Sophie; Patterson, Ronald; Rivenq, Nicolas; Shafer, Celena
Conductors: Petitgirard, Laurent
Ensemble: Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
'Joseph Merrick, The Elephan Man' is Petitgirard's fist opera. It depicts the tragic story of Joseph Merrick, who was born with horrifying deformities and exploited...continue...