'Mer(s)' brings together three sumptuous late-19th century works for female voice and orchestra: Chausson's 'Poème de l'amour et de la mer', Elgar's 'Sea Pictures' and, in a world premiere recording, an 'ode-symphonie' by Victorin Joncières entitled 'La mer'. Following her triumphant performance as Cassandre in Berlioz's 'Les Troyens', Marie-Nicole Lemieux embarks on this musical sea voyage in the company of the Orchestre et Choeurs Nationaux Bordeaux Aquitaine under their music director Paul Daniel.
'Mer(s)' brings together three sumptuous late-19th century works for female voice and orchestra: Chausson's 'Poème de l'amour et de la mer', Elgar's 'Sea Pictures' and, in a world premiere recording, an 'ode-symphonie' by Victorin Joncières entitled 'La mer'. Following her triumphant performance as Cassandre in Berlioz's 'Les Troyens', Marie-Nicole Lemieux embarks on this musical sea voyage in the company of the Orchestre et Choeurs Nationaux Bordeaux Aquitaine under their music director Paul Daniel.
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Format: CD
Label: ERATO
Rel. Date: 07/31/2020
UPC: 190295424336

Mer(S) (Dig)
Artist: Marie Lemieux -Nicole / Orchestre National Bordeaux
Format: CD
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DISC: 1

1. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: I. Sea Slumber Song
2. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: II. In Haven (Capri)
3. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: III. Sabbath Morning at Sea
4. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: IV. Where Corals Lie
5. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: V. The Swimmer
6. Poème de l'amour et de la mer, Op. 19: I. La Fleur des eaux
7. Poème de l'amour et de la mer, Op. 19: Ia. Interlude
8. Poème de l'amour et de la mer, Op. 19: II. La Mort de l'amour
9. La Mer: I. Le Calme 1
10. La Mer: II. Contemplation 1
11. La Mer: III. La Tempête 1
12. La Mer: IV. Epilogue

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'Mer(s)' brings together three sumptuous late-19th century works for female voice and orchestra: Chausson's 'Poème de l'amour et de la mer', Elgar's 'Sea Pictures' and, in a world premiere recording, an 'ode-symphonie' by Victorin Joncières entitled 'La mer'. Following her triumphant performance as Cassandre in Berlioz's 'Les Troyens', Marie-Nicole Lemieux embarks on this musical sea voyage in the company of the Orchestre et Choeurs Nationaux Bordeaux Aquitaine under their music director Paul Daniel.