The Complete Songs of Faure, Vol.2

£12.00

Pianist Malcolm Martineau brings together some of the UK’s finest singers for the second release in a new series charting the complete songs of French composer Gabriel Fauré.

This series follows Martineau’s well-received series of The Complete Poulenc Songs.
SKU: SIGCD472

Lorna Anderson • John Chest • Nigel Cliffe •

Sarah Connolly • Iestyn Davies • Ben Johnson
Janis Kelly • Ann Murray • Thomas Oliemans
Malcolm Martineau piano

Release date:5th May 2017
Order code:SIGCD472
Barcode: 635212047224

BBC Music Magazine ★★★★

Another lovely evening in an imaginary salon… Connolly is at her best, capturing the controlled, yet rapturous passion of this achingly beautiful cycle

MusicWeb International

Malcolm Martineau, the mastermind behind the project, is, as always, the ideal accompanist. Readers who bought the first volume need not hesitate, and those who didn’t are well advised to try this second instalment before buying volume one.

  1. Rêve d’amour, Op. 5 No. 2 [JC]
  2. L’aurore [JK]
  3. Tarentelle, Op. 10 No. 2 [JK] / [LA]
  4. Puisqu’ici-bas toute âme, Op. 10 No. 1 [JK] / [LA]
  5. Aubade, Op. 6 No. 1 [BJ]
  6. Vocalise No. 7 [AM]
  7. Barcarolle, Op. 7 No. 3 [NC]
  8. Notre amour, Op. 23 No. 2 [LA]
  9. Le secret, Op. 23 No. 3 [LA]
  10. Le pays des rêves,Op.39No.3 [JK]

    Shylock, Op. 57

  11. No. 1, Chanson
  12. No. 2, Madrigal [TO]
  13. Vocalise 22 [LA]
  14. Dans la forêt de septembre, Op. 85 No. 1 [TO]
  15. La fleur qui va sur l’eau, Op. 85 No. 2 [TO]
  16. Accompagnement, Op. 85 No. 3 [TO]
  17. Le plus doux chemin, Op. 87 No. 1 [ID]
  18. Le ramier, Op. 87 No. 2 [TO]
  19. Hymne, Op. 7 No. 2 [JC]

    La chanson d’Eve, Op. 95 [SC]

  20. No. 1, Paradis
  21. No. 2, Prima verba
  22. No.3, Rosesardentes
  23. No. 4, Comme Dieu rayonne
  24. No. 5, L’aube blanche
  25. No. 6, Eau vivante
  26. No. 7, Veilles-tu, ma senteur de soleil?
  27. No. 8, Dans un parfum de roses blanches
  28. No. 9, Crépuscule
  29. No. 10, Ô mort, poussière d’étoiles