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André Jolivet: Works In The Erato Catalogue ~ André Navarra
André Jolivet (1904-1975) is one of the unsung heroes of 20th century music. The interest in his music has been sporadic, but steadily growing (I think of Isabelle Faust's recording of the Violin concerto on Harmonia mundi). This collection includes recordings made by the French Erato from late 50's to late 70's, the orchestral pieces conducted by the composer. Technically it's all a little rough and ready, but there is no question of the authority of the interpretations. Jolivet's shamanistic view of music was genuine and well carried out in these recordings, especially with the soloists like Rampal, Rostropovich, Lily Laskine and Maurice André. The specialist item is the… Read more