Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Edgard Varèse : The Complete Works

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Wonderfully performed by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Asko Ensemble, dir. Riccardo Chailly. At long last, the complete work of this brilliant composer, including the original version of "Amériques," as well as several previously unpublished works. The entire project was assembled with the assistance of composer Chou Wen-Chung, who had worked directly with Varèse. This massive undertaking includes the following works: "Tuning Up," "Amériques," "Arcana," "Poème Électronique," "Nocturnal," "Un Grand Sommeil Noir" (in both the original and orchestral versions),"Offrandes," "Hyperprism," "Octandre," "Intégrales," "Ecuatorial," "Ionisation," "Density 21.5," "Déserts," and "Dance for Burgess."

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Mireille Delunsch / François Kerdoncuff 02:50 Amazon
Offrandes, for soprano & chamber orchestra
2 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Sarah Leonard 03:11 Amazon
3 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Sarah Leonard 03:42 Amazon
4 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 04:28 Amazon
Octandre, for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, and double bass
5 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 02:33 Amazon
6 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 01:46 Amazon
7 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 02:26 Amazon
8 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 10:25 Amazon
9 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Kevin Deas 11:33 Amazon
10 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 05:51 Amazon
11 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Jacques Zoon 04:12 Amazon
Déserts for brass, percussion, piano & tape
12 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Edgard Varèse 03:11 Amazon
13 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Edgard Varèse 02:26 Amazon
14 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Edgard Varèse 07:33 Amazon
15 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Edgard Varèse 03:13 Amazon
16 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Edgard Varèse 01:36 Amazon
17 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Edgard Varèse 03:09 Amazon
18 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra feat: Edgard Varèse 03:10 Amazon
19 Riccardo Chailly / ASKO Ensemble / Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 01:47 Amazon
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