Messiaen: Quatuor pour la fin du temps

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COMPOSERS: Messiaen
LABELS: Harmonia Mundi
ALBUM TITLE: Messiaen
WORKS: Quatuor pour la fin du temps
PERFORMER: Ensemble Walter Boeykens
CATALOGUE NO: HMA 1951348
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Radio 3’s Building

a Library feature,

this performance of

Messiaen’s prisoncamp

meditation on eternity,

enormously but unshowily virtuosic

and very well balanced, remains

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highly recommendable.