Recordings

Award-winning and essential listening!

Connesson: Pour Sortir au Jour

Conductor: Stéphane Denève Orchestra: Brussels Philharmonic Released: 24 June 2016 Label: Deutsche Grammophon ASIN: B01ERXFHLW Tracklist I. Flammenschrift [9:37] Pour sortir au jour, concerto for flute and orchestra: II. Danse processionnelle [3:29] III. Entrée...

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Ravel: Orchestral Works Vol.3

Conductor: Stéphane Denève Orchestra: Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart des SWR SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart Released: 5 February 2016 Label: SWR Klassik ASIN:...

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Honegger: Symphonies & Symphonic Movements

Conductor: Stéphane Denève Orchestra: Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart des SWR Released: 25 September 2015 Label: SWR Classic ASIN: B014GF44Z6 Tracklist 1. Dies irae: Allegro marcato 2. De profundis clamavi: Adagio 3. Dona nobis pacem: Andante 4. 1. Molto moderato -...

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Ravel: Orchestral Works Vol. 2

Conductor: Stéphane Denève Orchestra: Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart des SWR Released: 3 November 2014 Label: Hanssler Classic ASIN: B00NAI8LGY Stephane Deneve…coaxes a rich, warm sound from the orchestra. Performance **** Recording **** --BBC Music Magazine,...

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RAVEL, Orchestral Works Vol.1

Stéphane Denèves recording of Poulenc's "Les biches" and "Stabat Mater" marked the conductor's debut with hänssler CLASSIC / SWRmusic. With this CD, he begins recording a series of Maurice Ravel's complete orchestral music. This first CD includes Ravel's finest...

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POULENC Stabat Mater / Les Biches

Stéphane Dénève, the new principal conductor of the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra of SWR, makes his debut recording with a thoughtful and exceptionally well-balanced program of music by the French composer Francis Poulenc. As has been said many times before,...

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DEBUSSY: Orchestral Music

For their final Season Denève and the RSNO have been celebrating the works of Claude Debussy, to mark the 150th anniversary of the French composer's birth in 2012 and in May Chandos releases the double CD recording by Denève and the RSNO of his major orchestral works....

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ROUSSEL: Le Festin de l’araigneé / Padmavati Suites 1 & 2

One of Roussel’s most performed orchestral works, Le Festin de l'araignée (The Spider’s Banquet) was composed during his earlier impressionistic period, and depicts the beauty and violence of insect life in a garden. Roussel’s experiences as a lieutenant in the French...

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GUILLAUME CONNESSON: Cosmic Trilogy / The Shining One

Released January 2010. Recognised as one of the youngest and most gifted contemporary composers, Guillaume Connesson brings together an imaginatively diffuse range of influences, from the riches of the musical traditions of his native France to John Adams, Steve Reich...

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ROUSSEL: Symphony No.1 ‘Le poeme de la foret’ etc

Released November 2009. Résurrection, Roussel’s first orchestral work, is a delicate and mysterious piece inspired by Tolstoy’s last novel, while Le marchand de sable qui passe (The Sandman) is a tuneful, colourfully orchestrated suite. His Symphony No. 1 ‘Poem of the...

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ROUSSEL: Bacchus et Ariane (Complete Ballet) / Symphony No.3

Released May 2007. Roussel’s two most successful works, the ballet Bacchus et Ariane and Symphony No. 3 demonstrate his mature, neo-classical idiom. The Third Symphony, one of a number of works commissioned by the Boston Symphony Orchestra for its fiftieth anniversary...

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ROUSSEL: Symphony No. 4 / Rapsodie Flamande etc.

Released March 2010. Following a period of soul-searching during the mid-1920s, and as his music gained success outside France during the 1930s, Albert Roussel took the rhythmic dynamism, thematic integration and formal lucidity of his Third Symphony (8.570245) to new...

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PROKOFIEV: The Love for Three Oranges (DVD)

Released August 2006. Prokofiev’s enchantingly surreal commedia dell’arte masterwork is turned into a spectacular triumph of total theatre in this vital production from the Amsterdam Muziektheater. De Nederlandse Opera has chosen to use the more flexible French...

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POULENC: Concerto pour 2 pianos

Released in 2004 Concerto pour deux pianos et orchestre Frank Braley, piano Eric le Sage, piano Concerto pour piano et orchestre Aubade Eric le Sage, piano Orchestre Philharmonique de Liège       In this brightly sparkling disc by pianists Frank...

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