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Henri Dutilleux

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Au gre des ondes (orch. Kenneth Hesketh) (1)
Au gre des ondes (7)
Bergerie (5)
Blackbird (5)
Cello Concerto 'Tout un monde lointain' (10)
Chansons de bord (1)
Choral, cadence et fugue for trombone and piano (3)
Eloignez-vous (3rd sonnet after Jean Cassou) (1)
Figures de resonances (4), for 2 pianos (3)
La Fille du Diable (film score): excerpts (1)
Le Cafe du Cadran (1)
» Fox
Le Loup (version for solo piano) (1)
Le Loup: Symphonic fragments (1)
Le Loup (2)
Les Citations (3)
Melodies (4) for voice and piano (1)
Metaboles (12)
Mini prelude en eventail (4)
Mystere de l'instant (7)
Oboe Sonata (orch. Kenneth Hesketh) (1)
Oboe Sonata (5)
Petit air a domir debout (4)
Piano Sonata (12)
Prelude en berceuse (2)
Preludes (3) for piano (11)
Resonances (4)
Sarabande et cortege (orch. Kenneth Hesketh) (1)
Sarabande et cortege (4)
Sonatina for flute and piano (orch. Kenneth Hesketh) (1)
Sonatina for flute and piano (9)
Sonnets (2) after Jean Cassou (5)
String Quartet 'Ainsi la nuit' (6)
Strophes (3) sur le nom de Sacher (13)
Sur le meme accord (Nocturne) (3)
Symphony no.1 (8)
Symphony no.2 'Le Double' (7)
Tableaux Symphoniques (3) d'apres 'Les Hauts de Hurlevent' (1)
The Shadows of Time: 5 Episodes for orchestra (3)
Timbres, espace, mouvement (5)
Tous les chemins ...menent a Rome, from Marguerite Long's 'Petite methode de piano' (5)
Violin Concerto 'L'Arbre des Songes' (7)

Henri Dutilleux (22 January 1916 – 22 May 2013) was a French composer active mainly in the second half of the 20th century. His work, which garnered international acclaim, followed in the tradition of Maurice Ravel, Claude Debussy, and Albert Roussel, but in an idiosyncratic style.

Some of his notable compositions include a piano sonata, two symphonies, the cello concerto Tout un monde lointain (A whole distant world), the violin concerto L'arbre des songes (The tree of dreams) and the string quartet Ainsi la nuit (Thus the night). Some of these are regarded as masterpieces of 20th-century classical music. Works were commissioned from him by such major artists as Charles Munch, George Szell, Mstislav Rostropovich, the Juilliard String Quartet, Isaac Stern, Paul Sacher, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Simon Rattle, Ren้e Fleming and Seiji Ozawa.

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Recent Dutilleux releases

Explorer Set: French Edition
Explorer Set: French Edition


(Piano Classics)

Dutilleux - Tout un monde lointain, Symphony no.1, Metaboles
Dutilleux - Tout un monde lointain, Symphony no.1, Metaboles


(Harmonia Mundi)

Sylvain Cambreling Conducts
Sylvain Cambreling Conducts


(SWR Classic)

Anna Geniushene: Berceuse
Anna Geniushene: Berceuse


(Piano Classics)

Femmes de legende: Ades, Bonis, L Boulanger, Debussy, Dutilleux - Piano Works
Femmes de legende: Ades, Bonis, L Boulanger, Debussy, Dutilleux - Piano Works


(Atma Classique)