Dutilleux: Symphony No. 1; Tout Un Monde Lointain; The Shadows of Time ()

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composed by Henri Dutilleux

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Dutilleux: Symphony No. 1; Tout Un Monde Lointain; The Shadows of Time - Xavier Phillips (cello); Seattle Symphony; Ludovic Morlot (conductor)
Track Listing
  1. Symphony No. 1, for orchestra
  2. Tout un monde lointain. . ., concerto for cello & orchestra
  3. The Shadows of Time, for 3 children's voices & orchestra

The orchestral music of Henri Dutilleux is noted for its economy, directness, and exquisite craftsmanship, and the three works on this 2014 Seattle Symphony release support this assessment. The Symphony No. 1 is as compact in its form as a Classical-era symphony and as focused in its dissonant counterpoint as any modernist work, yet it is most enjoyable for its vibrant sonorities, and Dutilleux's masterful orchestration keeps it fully engaging. Tout un monde lointain features a virtuosic part for solo cello, and Dutilleux ...

Dutilleux: Symphony No. 1; Tout Un Monde Lointain; The Shadows of Time 2014, Seattle Symphony

UPC: 855404005003

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