Henri Dutilleux’s Cello Concerto Tout un monde lointain () is so intimately wrapped up in his relationship with Mstislav Rostropovich, the work’s dedicatee. Dutilleux’s rapturous cello concerto written for Mstislav Rostropovich, is the highlight on this sensuous, stunningly performed disc. The music of Henri Dutilleux figured prominently in concerts of the National Symphony Tout un monde lointain? is one of the numerous concerted works.

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The cello line is modal in character and stays in the instrument’s high register. Dutilleux was commissioned to write the work by Igor Markevitchwho wanted a new concerto for Mstislav Rostropovich to perform with his Lamoureux Orchestra in the mids. La Mort des amants?

As olintain soloist plays, similar? Concerto for cello; Agopov: Give Now Help us continue to provide the outstanding performances you’ve come to expect! The opening movement sets out a basic dialogue between solo cello and orchestra, wide-ranging in tempo and registral effects, but with no sense of resolution between the protagonists.

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The principal motif of this central section is foreshadowed at the end of the cadenza in Enigme. You contain, sea of ebony, a dazzling dream Of sails, of rowers, of flames and masts. The music of Henri Dutilleux figured prominently in concerts of the National Symphony Orchestra during Mstislav Rostropovich’s tenure as music director The line is printed in full on the title page of the score: The second and fourth sections are slow moving, while the third has the function of a scherzo, with solo writing of enormous technical difficulty.


Tout un monde lointain A cadenza-like introduction by the soloist punctuated by chords? Tout un monde lointain About the Work Composer: Back American Opera Initiative. The superscription comes from the same poem as the title of the entire work: Share on facebook twitter tumblr.

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This page was last edited on 30 Decemberat Drinking Hanging Out In Love. In addition to the inscriptions from Baudelaire, Dutilleux has provided his own brief descriptive comments. Slow and extatic ” Each of the five movements was inspired by touy poetry of Charles Baudelaire[1] and the overall feel of the work is mysterious and oneiric. Ainsi la nuit Sonatine for Flute and Piano. Archived from the original on 3 December Large et ample ” Wide and ample ” Sexy Trippy All Moods.

Violin Concerto; Cello Concerto. Tout un monde lointain.

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The principal idea of Enigme eventually dominates. Mstislav Rostropovich Orchestre de Paris.

The music is cast as a set of variations on the note theme heard at the outset and cross-referenced in each of the successive movements. Les sages n’en pas d’aussi beaux que les fous!? All performances mondr the Kennedy Center will go on as scheduled, but our public hours are curtailed.

Program Information Past Commissions Apply. Allegro “Keep your dreams: It was at Rostropovich’s urging, however, that Dutilleux got round to the project, and the work was recorded by Rostropovich and Serge Baudo shortly after they gave the premiere in July The piece opens with soft drum and cymbal rolls followed by monre tentative note theme played by the cello.


The music goes through several nervous climaxes then dufilleux suddenly on a suspended tremolo figure played by the cello. A whole world distant, absent, all but dead?

And in this strange and symbolic nature”. Board of Directors National Trustees. Company Description History Past Productions. A Whole World Distant?

In addition to the solo cello, the score calls for piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 3 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba, timpani, snare drum, bass drum, bongs, tom tom, chime, crash cymbal, medium and small suspended cymbals, triangle, xylophone, glockenspiel, low and medium gongs, low and medium tam tams, marimba, celesta, harp, and strings.

The last movement recasts some material lontain the preceding movements. Retrieved 1 July Compositions by Henri Dutilleux compositions Cello concertos Commissioned music Les Fleurs du mal in popular culture.

DUTILLEUX Cello Concerto “Tout un monde lointain”

Connect facebook twitter youtube instagram tumblr. The orchestra is treated in a sectionalized, pointilliste fashion. The superscription comes from the same poem as the title of the entire work:.