Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique; Varèse: Ionisation - Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Mariss Jansons (conductor)
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  1. Symphonie fantastique for orchestra ("Episode de la vie d'un Artiste...en cinq parties"), H.48 (Op. 14)
  2. Ionisation, for 13 percussionists
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The pairing of Hector Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique with Edgard Varèse's Ionisation is unusual and attention-getting programming, and it may be puzzling as well, but there is a valid reason for combining these pieces on this 2014 BR Klassik release. Both Berlioz and Varèse were major innovators of their times, and the former's expansion of the orchestra's potential for tone colors is reflected in the latter's treatment of the percussion ensemble. It is certainly true that both composers were tremendously influential to ...

Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique; Varèse: Ionisation 2014, BR Klassik

UPC: 4035719001211