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Composer: Messiaen, Olivier (1908-1992)

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BerlinFlorent Boffard

Scarlatti, Kurtág, Scriabin, Benjamin, Chopin, Debussy, Messiaen
Florent Boffard, Piano

LucerneMessiaen, Nono

Messiaen, Nono
Lucerne Festival Academy; Matthias Pintscher; London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Simon Rattle

RotterdamOrgan recital: Bach, Escaich and Messiaen

Bach, Escaich, Messiaen
Thierry Escaich, Organ

LondonInto the Vortex – Explore Ensemble

© Cathy Pyle
Romitelli, Messiaen, Illean, Grisey
Asier Puga; ExplorEnsemble; Taylor Maclennan; Alex Roberts; Emmanuelle Fleurot

KatowiceMessiaen, Bernstein, Debussy, Dutilleux

Messiaen, Bernstein, Debussy, Dutilleux
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra; Sylvain Cambreling; Baiba Skride
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Three concerts and the magic mountain’s Sunday rest in Davos

Immer mit der Ruhe © Yannick Andrea, Davos Festival
The “Festival Tour” and its three-venue concerts of the Davos Festival programme included almost as many visual and outdoor delights as it did musical treats. 
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Fine talents at the Davos Festival – Young Artists in Concert

Young musicians of the Davos Festival © Yannick Andrea | Davos Festival
Since its inception in 1986, the Davos Festival has given a platform to more than 2,080 young artists of promise. This 33rd festival year is no exception. 
***11
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Restless commemoration from Benjamin and London Sinfonietta

George Benjamin and the London Sinfonietta © BBC/Chris Christodoulou
A programme of new music and 20th-century classics reflects on loss, war, inhumanity and redemption. 
*****
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Prom 6: Love laid bare in a passionate Turangalîla

Sakari Oramo conducts the BBCSO © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
Revelling in the luscious orchestrations and sumptuous melodies, it was a rare treat to bask in such obvious delight from both conductor and orchestra.
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A self-confident Beethoven 9 from Vogt and the RNS

Lars Vogt © Giorgia Bertazzi
Lars Vogt and Royal Northern Sinfonia deliver Beethoven's Symphony no. 9 with swaggering self-confidence, and heroic chorus singing.
***11
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List of works
Catalogue d'oiseaux: L'alouette-lulu, no.6Catalogue d'oiseaux: Le Merle bleu, no.3Catalogue d'oiseaux: Le courlis cendré, no.13Des Canyons aux étoilesEt exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum, for orchestraHarawi - chant d'amour et de mort, for soprano and pianoHymne au Saint Sacrement, for orchestraInterstellar Call for solo hornJoie et Clarte des Corps GlorieuxL'Abîme des Oiseaux, for clarinet soloL'Ascencion: Alleluias sereins d'une âme qui désire le cielL'Ascension - 4 meditations symphoniquesLa Nativité du Seigneur La Nativité du Seigneur: Dieu parmi nousLe Merle noirLe loriotLe tombeau resplendissant, for orchestraLes offrandes oubliées, for orchestraLivre du Saint Sacrement: Les deux murailles d'eauL’alouette calandrelleMesse de la Pentecôte, for solo organMéditations sur le mystère de la Sainte Trinité, for solo organOiseaux exotiques, for orchestraPoèmes pour Mi, for solo voicePréludeQuatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time)Quatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time): Fouillis d'arcs-en-ciel, pour l'Ange qui annonce la fin du TempsQuatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time): Louange à l'Éternité de JésusSept HaikaiTrois petites liturgies de la Présence Divine, for orchestraTurangalîla-symphonieVingt Regards sur l'enfant Jésus: Regard des angesVingt Regards sur l'enfant-Jésus: Regard de l'esprit de joieVingt regards sur L'enfant-Jésus: Le baiser de l'enfant JésusVingt regards sur l'enfant Jésus: Première communion de la ViergeVingt regards sur l'enfant-JésusVingt regards sur l'enfant-Jésus: La Parole toute puissanteVingt regards sur l'enfant-Jésus: NoëlVingt regards sur l'enfant-Jésus: Regard des hauteursVisions de l'amen, for two pianosVocalise-Étude