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Author Saariaho, Kaija.

Title L'aile du songe [sound recording] / Kaija Saariaho.

Imprint [France] : Montaigne, p2002.

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 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EA SAAR-K AS S54CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 cm.
Note Compact disc.
Dans la 1re oeuvre, la flûtiste récite aussi du texte de Saint-John Perse; dans les 2e et 4e oeuvres, l'acc. musical des poèmes a été composé "à partir d'extraits de chants d'oiseaux ... mixés à des fragments de flûte et des matériaux musicaux obtenus par traitement avec l'ordinateur"--Livret, p. 5.
Program notes in French and English, and texts in container.
Contents Laconisme de l'aile : for flute solo (1981-82) / text by Saint-John Perse -- Poèmes de Saint-Jean Perse : extracts from Oiseaux. L'oiseau, de tous nos consanguins ; Les vieux naturalistes français ; De ceux qui fr︠equentent l'altitude ; D'une parcelle à l'autre du temps partiel ; Gratitude du vol ; Oiseaux, lances lev︠ees / read by Amin Maalouf ; sonic envrionment by Kaija Saariajo (2002) -- L'Aile du songe : concerto for flute and orchestra -- Poems by Saint-Jean Perse. The bird, most ardent for life ; The old French naturalists ; Of those who haunt the higher air ; From one part of ever partial time to another ; Gratitude of flight! ; Birds, lances lifted / in the English translation by Robert Fitzgerald ; read by Camilla Hoitenga ; sonic environment by Kaija Saariajo (2002).
Performer Camilla Hoitenga, flute ; Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra ; Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor.
Event Recorded May, 2002, Helsinki, Finland in the "House of Culture."
Language The poems read in French and English; in the 1st work the performer also speaks text by Perse.
Subject Saint-John Perse, 1887-1975 -- Musical settings.
Flute music.
Concertos (Flute)
Monologues with music (Electronics)
Added Author Saint-John Perse, 1887-1975. Oiseaux.
Fitzgerald, Robert, 1910-1985- Translator.
Hoitenga, Camilla. Performer. Narrator.
Maalouf, Armin. Narrator.
Saraste, Jukka-Pekka. Conductor.
Saariaho, Kaija. Laconisme de l'aile.
Saariaho, Kaija. Poèmes de Saint Jean Perse.
Saariaho, Kaija. Poèmes de Saint Jean Perse. English.
Radion sinfoniaorkesteri. Performer.
Added Title Aile du songe
Music No. MO 782154 Montaigne

 
    
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