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Playlists for March 12-16: Les Six

It’s an anti-Wagner and anti-Impressionist tour de farce. Join us for music by the delightfully irreverent bad boys (and girl) of 1920’s Monteparnasse: Auric, Durey, Honegger, Milhaud, Poulenc and Tailleferre.

Monday

Poulenc: Alerte fr. Trois Mouvements Perpétuels (excerpt)
Rogé, p.
Lon 417438
1:26
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Satie: Parade (excerpts)
Orch of Radio Luxembourg/Fromont
Vox 5107
1:19, :44, :38
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Milhaud, Poulenc, Auric, Tailleferre, Honegger: Marriage at the Eiffel Tower
Philharmonia Orchestra/Simon
Chandos 8356
4:24, 2:44, 4:16, 3:42, 5:27
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Durey: Le Bestiare (excerpts)
Ensemble Erwartung/Desgraupes; Peintre, bar.
Mandala 4980/81
6:45
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Tailleferre: Pastorale
West, p.
Hyperion 67204
1:31
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Honegger: Hommage à Ravel & Danse fr. Trois Pièces (1919)
Middelbeek, p.
Koch 1220
4:38
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Poulenc: Rapsodie Nègre (excerpts)
Orch; von Otter, ms.
DG 447752
6:40
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Poulenc: Assez Modere fr. Trois Mouvements Perpétuels
Rogé, p.
Lon 417438
1:16
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Tuesday

Poulenc: Pastorale d’été
Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse/Plasson
DG 435438
8:54
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Milhaud: Saudades do Brasil, Op. 67 (excerpts)
Bolcom, p.
None 71316
5:32
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Milhaud: La Création Du Monde, Op. 81
Lyon Opera Orch/Nagano
Erato 45820
16:20, :20
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Auric: Vocalise
R. Mase, tr.; D. Mase, p.
Summit 185
2:12
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Poulenc: Trio for Piano, Oboe & Bassoon
Schellenberger, ob.; Turkovic, bsn.; Levine, p.
DG 427639
13:03, :13
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Wednesday

Tailleferre: Concerto for Piano
UC Santa Cruz Orchestra/Paiement; Gandolfi, p.
Helicon 1048
16:37
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Milhaud: Suite for Violin, Viola and Piano (excerpts)
Palomares, v.; Cortese, vla.; Wagemans, p.
ASV 1039
6:25
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Poulenc: Cinq Poèmes of Paul Eluard
Bernac, bar.; Poulenc, p.
Ades 202942
5:35
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Poulenc: Concerto for Two Pianos
Philharmonia Orch/Dutoit; Rogé & Deferne, pnos.
Lon 436546
18:27
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Thursday

Milhaud: La cheminée du roi René, Op. 205 (excerpts)
Reykjavik Wind Quintet
Chan 9362
8:36
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Poulenc: Motets pour le temps de Noël
The Sixteen/Christophers
Virgin 91075
3:22, 7:53
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Auric: Romance fr. Wind Trio
Henoch, ob.; Combs, cl.; Buchman, bsn.
Cedille 900000 040
2:45
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Honegger: Symphony No. 3, Liturgique (excerpts)
Oslo Phil/Jansons
EMI 575658
:37, 3:18, 1:16, 4:57
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Honegger: Symphony No. 4, Deliciae basiliensis (excerpt)
Toulouse Capitole Orchestra/Plasson
EMI 64275
13:11
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Friday

Honegger: Concerto da Camera, Andante
ASMF/Marriner; Holliger, Nicolet
Phil 434105
7:32
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Poulenc: Gloria
ORTF/Pretre; Hendricks
EMI 49851
27:02
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Tailleferre: Hommage a Rameau
Clinton, Narboni, pnos.
ELAN 82404
5:41
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Tailleferre: Piano Trio
Clementi Trio
Largo 56618
16:03
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Tailleferre: Galliarde
Baccaro, McGuishin
Helicon 1008
2:13
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One Response to “Playlists for March 12-16: Les Six”

  1. monnie says:

    Well you do have Satie, not le 6, but where is Francaix?

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