Faure: Requiem & Durufle: Requiem Atlanta Symphony Chorus Requiem, Op. 9: V. Pie Jesu Fauré: Requiem – Duruflé: Requiem – Poulenc: Motets. Gabriel Fauré, Maurice Duruflé, Robert Shaw, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Faure: Requiem / Durufle: Requiem . Durufle: Requiem, Op. 9: V. Pie Jesu. Maurice Durufle – Requiem: V Pie Jesu. With Yale Glee Club – Jeffrey Douma, Music Director and Elm City Girls Choir – Rebecca Rosenbaum, Music Director.

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He also pursued a career as a teacher of the organ first in Paris and later in Geneva. He was recognized as the greatest organist jesj his day because he was a brilliant virtuoso player and because of his articles about and contributions to organ design. Die dritte und letzte Version des Requiem wurde erst am Both soloists are outstanding, and it is luxury casting indeed to have Robert Cohen accompany Sarah Connolly in the Pie Jesu.

A majestic prelude on full organ prefaces a short but impressive celebratory choral reqkiem. The organ part used in the reduced version is different from the organ part used in the version for choir and organ. The alternative, the reduction for solo organ and choirmay prove inadequate in certain parts of the Durucle where the expressive timbre of the strings is needed.

He rescored the work for small orchestra in Views Read Edit View history.

This CD brings together previously issued recordings from separate discs of two of the best-loved settings of the Requiem. John Quinn MusicWeb International. When the organ takes over the plainchant melody against a background of choral harmonies at cue track 17, 1: The works we hear in this programme contrast greatly with each other.


This lovely performance rounds off a superb reading of this masterpiece of French choral music. Here the soloist is Christopher Maltman, luxury casting indeed. The singing is smooth and effortless and very beautiful. At the same time, he clothed the sometimes dirufle melodies in sophisticated harmonies of the early modern school. From to he was organist at another Paris church, St. In practice it is rarely possible to assemble the full orchestra, choruses and organ in a church. Miss Connolly is in radiant jessu.

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In he was appointed Professor of Composition at the Paris Conservatoire, but he tired of his career as organist, choirmaster and private teacher and found fulfilment only at the age of sixty when the Conservatoire made him its Director.

Jeremy Backhouse draws a performance of seamless fluidity from his choir, making the music seem deceptively simple. In the Classical and Romantic periods many hundreds of composers set the text. It exists in three versions: He provided the music that became her career, and she was his foremost interpreter. Some of its melodies have even been used in TV commercials for Volkswagen.

This rsquiem a piece that deserves to be better known.

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In fact, if a performance is to be successful the performers need to make the listener completely unaware of the bar lines; the music must proceed in pretty much a seamless flow, as would be the case if one were listening to a choir of monks expertly singing plainchant.

Sometimes the musical text was completely respected, the orchestral part intervening only to support or comment on it; sometimes I was simply inspired by it or left it completely, for example in certain developments suggested by the Latin text, notably in the Domine Jesu Christe, the Sanctus and the Libera. Here, as throughout the performance, the balance between singers and organ is all that could be desired.


Compared with other great composers of his day — Bernstein, Stravinsky, Shostakovich, Britten — he seems strangely out of touch with his times, both in his music and his personality.

Das erforderliche Kontingent war bescheiden: His contribution to this CD is of world class standard. As an organist he was particularly renowned for his performances of Bach, whose complete organ works he recorded on LP between andplaying the organ of Soissons Cathedral.

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He tequiem his sketches for that work into the Requiem, which uses numerous themes from the Gregorian ” Mass for the Dead”. The sound quality is first rate throughout and all-in-all this superb disc is very strongly recommended.

Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats. She taught his private organ pupils before they advanced to study with him. Email required Address never made public. You are commenting using your Facebook account. It is the composer’s final revision of the work that is recorded here.

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Retrieved 3 August Notify me of new comments via email. It is hard to believe that a composer of such fastidious judgement would have given it his approval.

Sulpice, holding that post until his death. That challenge is met completely and convincingly ejsu this splendid performance. He makes a fine impression in both solos, leaving the listener wishing that the role was more substantial.