Les Vents Français
Les Vents Français, 20th-Century Wind Quintets
13 Jan 2014
Other participants: Emmanuel Pahud, Paul Meyer, Francois Leleux, Gilbert Audin, Radovan Vlatkovic
Pahud is greatly in demand as a chamber musician and in this context has collaborated with most of the world's top soloists. As far as Pahud is concerned, ‘it’s like having two musical lives, but one musical world.’
Previously released in Japan, the album won a Record Academy Award for Chamber Music.
CD 1 - French Music: Wind Quintets by Ibert, Ravel, Jolivet, Milhaud, Taffanel
CD 2 – 20th Century: Wind Quintets by Ligeti, Zemlinsky, Barber, Veress, Hindemith