French Ballet Music of the 1920s

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COMPOSERS: Les Six
LABELS: Chandos Classics
WORKS: L’eventail de Jeanne; Les maries de la Tour Eiffel
PERFORMER: Philharmonia Orchestra, Geoffrey Simon
CATALOGUE NO: CHAN 10290

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The zany exuberance of Les mariés, concocted by five of Les Six in the 1920s, is infectiously captured in this colourful reissue, as is L’éventail, a contemporaneous ten-composer collaboration. Terry Blain