21st Century Cello Concertos
Mantovani, Schoeller, Amy
Bruno Mantovani (1974)
1. Concerto pour violoncelle et orchestre
Philippe Schoeller (1957)
The eyes of the wind
Concerto pour violoncelle et orchestre
2. Largo assai misterioso ma luminoso
3. Allegretto subito
4. Poco più Allegretto subito
5. A tempo
Gilbert Amy (1936)
Concerto pour violoncelle et orchestre
6. Modéré, quasi improvisé
7. Allegro giusto
8. Aérien, suspendu, quasi senza tempo
9. "Solo"
10. Assez vite
11. Lent, solennel

Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester Saarbrücken
Günther Herbig, Conductor
Orchestre Philarmonique de Radio France,
Alexander Briger, Cnductor
Orchestre de Paris,
Gilbert Amy, Conductor
Jean-Guihen Queyras, Cello
1 CD DE 60'08'' / 2009
Three composers, three masterworks of our time performed by three orchestras - and a central element, the moving spirit behind this fine project devoted to the concertante cello : Jean-GUihen Queyras, voted "Arstist of the Year 2008" in Diapason. Three sometimes very different, yet at the same time highly complementary ways of conceving the concerto in the 21st century.

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