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L'ascension

Olivier Messiaen (composer), Paavo Järvi (conductor), Tonhalle Orchester Zürich (performer)
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L'ascension

Olivier Messiaen (composer), Paavo Järvi (conductor), Tonhalle Orchester Zürich (performer)
Title
L'ascension
Composer
Olivier Messiaen 1908-1992
Conductor
Paavo Järvi 1962-
Performer
Tonhalle Orchester Zürich  (orkest)
Publisher
Alpha, 2019
1 cd + boekje
Recording date
Live 2019
Playing time
01:04:43
EAN
3760014195488
CDR
AFX4358

About Olivier Messiaen

Olivier Eugène Prosper Charles Messiaen (UK: , US: , French: [ɔlivje mɛsjɑ̃]; December 10, 1908 – April 27, 1992) was a French composer, organist, and ornithologist, one of the major composers of the 20th century. His music is rhythmically complex; harmonically and melodically he employs a system he called modes of limited transposition, which he abstracted from the systems of material generated by his early compositions and improvisations. He wrote music for chamber ensembles and orchestra, vocal music, as well as for solo organ and piano, and also experimented with the use of novel electronic instruments developed in Europe during his lifetime.

He travelled widely and wrote works inspired by diverse influences ranging from Japanese music, the landscape of Bryce Canyon in Utah and…Read more on Wikipedia