Musical Journey: France - Cathedrals and Megaliths, Calvaries and Tapestries

Musical Journey: France - Cathedrals and Megaliths, Calvaries and Tapestries

     
 

The Musical Journey series of releases juxtaposes picturesque views of key landmarks with classical music on the soundtrack, the pieces chosen for their relevance to the city or region on display. This particular volume transports the audience to picturesque Brittany and Normandy in Northern France, and to Burgundy and Franche-Comté in Eastern France, as wellSee more details below

Overview

The Musical Journey series of releases juxtaposes picturesque views of key landmarks with classical music on the soundtrack, the pieces chosen for their relevance to the city or region on display. This particular volume transports the audience to picturesque Brittany and Normandy in Northern France, and to Burgundy and Franche-Comté in Eastern France, as well as the Pays de la Loire. Specific sites visited here include Chartres Cathedral, Notre Dame du Haut, and the polyptych by Roger van der Weyden. Gabriel Fauré composed the music on the soundtrack, which includes "Requiem," "Pavane," the "Berceuse," and "Sicilienne."

Product Details

Release Date:
12/15/2009
UPC:
0747313524952
Original Release:
1996
Source:
Naxos
Region Code:
0
Sound:
[DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
0:56:00
Sales rank:
67,786

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Disc #1 -- A Musical Journey: France - Cathedrals and Megaliths, Calvaries and Tape
1. Chartres Cathedral - Canal and Aqueduct, Briare - Loire / Music: Fauré: Requiem: Introit and Kyrie [6:53]
2. Brittany: Enclos Paroissiaux, Pleyben and Plougonven - La Grande Brière / Church and Cemetery, Locronan - Les Alignements, Carnac / Music: Fauré: Requiem: Offertoire [9:14]
3. Burgundy: Basilica, Vézelay / Music: Fauré: Requiem: Sanctus [3:29]
4. Franche-Comté: Notre Dame Du Haut, Ronchamp / Music: Fauré: Requiem: Pie Jesu [3:38]
5. Pays De La Loire: Musée Jean Lurçat, Angers - Caverne Sculptée, Denezé Doué / Music: Fauré: Requiem: Agnus Dei [6:02]
6. Franche Comté: Les Salines, Salins-Les-Bains - Polyptych by Roger Van Der Weyden, Hôtel-Dieu, Beaune - Burgundy: Notre Dame, Dijon / Music: Fauré: Requiem: Libera Me [4:44]
7. Normandy: Hambye and Jumièges Abbeys / Music: Fauré: Requiem: In Paradisum [3:40]
8. Normandy: Ship Church and Mesée Ernest Kosmowski, Honfleur / Seascape and Sunset, Étretat / Music: Fauré: Pavane, Op. 50 [7:55]
9. Normandy: Landscape / Music: Fauré: Sicilienne, Op. 78 [3:50]
10. Normandy: Îles De Chausey / Music: Fauré: Berceuse, Op. 16 [5:31]

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