D'Indy's Diptyque méditerranéen

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Istar, Op. 42; Choral Varié, Op. 55; Symphony No. 3, Op. 70; Diptyque méditerranéen, Op. 87 Sigurour Flosason (saxophone); Iceland SO/Rumon Gamba

‘Melodic invention and harmonic interest are, happily, abundant in the ballet Istar and in the delightful Diptyque méditerranéen, written in the mid-1920s under the influence of a warm sea and a blissful second marriage’ Roger Nichols

For a full review, take a look at the May 2010 issue

Audio clip: D'Indy: Diptyque méditerranéen