Enchanting Ravel from Gerald Finley

Delve into a varied world of song - plus listen to a clip here
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Ravel
Histoires naturelles; Ronsard à son âme; Don Quichotte à Dulcinée; Un grand sommeil noir; Les grands vents venus d’outremer; Sur l’herbe (from Chants populaires); Noël des jouets; Deux épigrammes de Clément Marot; Cinq mélodies populaires grecques; Deux mélodies hébraïques
Gerald Finley (baritone), Julius Drake (piano)
Hyperion CDA 67728   73:28 mins  

 
‘It feels inadequate just to describe this enchanting new collection from Gerald Finley and Julius Drake as the best modern recital devoted to the wonderfully varied world of Ravel’s songs.’ Christopher Dingle


A full review plus star ratings can be found in our July ‘09 issue

Audio clip: Ravel: Don Quichotte à Dulcinée - Chanson à boire

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