Pavane pour une infante défunte (Pavane for a Deceased Infanta) is a piece for solo piano by French composer Maurice Ravel. The piece was composed in 1899 while Ravel was studying composition at the Conservatoire de Paris under Gabriel Fauré. Ravel also published an orchestrated version of the Pavane in 1910, including scores for two flutes, an oboe, two clarinets (in B♭), two bassoons, two horns, harp, and strings. A typical performance of the piece lasts between six and seven minutes.
Boléro, M. 81 Maurice Ravel; Lyon National Orchestra; Leonard Slatkin. Total Playing Time 67:37. ne of the most thrilling works in the orchestral canon. The atmosphere is established not merely with confidence but with freshness as well. This album is the first volume in a series of the complete orchestral works of Maurice Ravel, featuring acclaimed American conductor Leonard Slatkin leading the Orchestre National de Lyons
Another orchestrated work is the Menuet antique, which is redolent of old French dance forms. Rapsodie espagnole, Ravel’s first major orchestral work, shimmers with expectancy and bursts into Spanish dance rhythms, themes he pursued in Pièce en forme de habanera. His earliest orchestral work, the ‘fairy overture’ Shéhérazade, is all that remains of a planned opera based on The Thousand and One Nights. Orchestre National de Lyon Leonard Slatkin, conductor. Recorded at the Auditorium de Lyon, France, on 2nd and 3rd September, 2011 Produced and engineered by Tim Handley. Digitally remastered.
Orchestre National de Lyon, Leonard Slatkin. Slatkin draws a vivid sound from the Lyon players, with a wide range of dynamics and colours . Gramophone Magazine, July 2016 Mor. elease Date: 8th Apr 2016.
RAVEL Orchestral Works, 1 Rapsodie espagnole Pavane pour une infante défunte Boléro. Orchestre National de Lyon, Leonard Slatkin. Maurice Ravel (1875-1937) Orchestral Works, 1 Maurice Ravel was born in 1875 in the small coastal village of Ciboure in the Basque region of France. His father, from the Jura, was an engineer and his mother a Basque, from Ciboure. Another orchestrated work is the Menuet antique, which is redolent of old French dance forms.
Pavane pour une infante défunte. 3. 1. Prélude à la nuit.
Ravel: Rhapsodie Espagnole, Albéniz: Iberia, de Falla: El Sombrero de tres picos. El sombrero de tres picos: 1. Teil: 1. Introducción. Ravel: Rhapsodie Espagnole, Albéniz: Iberia, de Falla: El Sombrero de tres picos. Teil: 3. Danza de la molinera (Fandango).
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|1||Alborada Del Gracioso||7:35|
|2||Pavane Pour Un Infante Défunte||6:37|
|3||I. Prélude À La Nuit||4:04|
|7||Pièce En Forme De Habanera
Violin [Solo Violin] – Jennifer Gilbert
|8||Schéhérazade – Ouverture De Féerie||13:02|
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- Recorded At – Auditorium de Lyon
- Composed By – Maurice Ravel
- Conductor – Leonard Slatkin
- Liner Notes – Keith Anderson
- Orchestra – Orchestre National De Lyon*
- Painting [Cover] – Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
- Producer, Engineer – Tim Handley
NotesMade in the USA.
Recorded September 2 & 3, 2011.
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