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Matt Haimovitz, Jacques Zoon, Douglas Boyd, Richard Hosford, James Sommerville, Matthew Wilkie, Claudio Abbado, Helmut Franz, Gerd Zacher, Jean-Guihen Queyras, Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen, Jacques Zoon & Douglas Boyd, Aloys Kontarsky, Alfons Kontarsky, Gianluca Cascioli, Pierre-Laurent...

  • BBC Music Magazine
    December 2006
    Orchestral Choice
  • Building a Library
    January 2018
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4 CDs

$24.00

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Contents

Ligeti: Sonata for Cello solo

8:41
$1.70
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  • Matt Haimovitz (cello)
  • Recorded: 1990-09-09
  • Recording Venue: Kirche St. Konrad, Abersee

1. Dialogo: Adagio, rubato, cantabile

4:55
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2. Capriccio: Presto con slancio

3:46
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Ligeti: Six Bagatelles for wind quintet

11:45
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  • Claudio Abbado
  • Matthew Wilkie (bassoon), Jacques Zoon (flute), James Sommerville (horn), Douglas Boyd (oboe), Richard Hosford (clarinet)
  • Recorded: 1996-05
  • Recording Venue: Teatro Comunale, Ferrara

1. Allegro con spirito

1:14
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2. Rubato. Lamentoso

3:04
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3. Allegro grazioso -attacca subito

2:42
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4. Presto ruvido

0:58
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5. Adagio. Mesto

2:27
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6. Molto vivace. Capriccioso

1:20
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Ligeti: String Quartet No. 1 'Métamorphoses nocturnes'

19:55
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  • Hagen Quartett (string quartet)
  • Recorded: 1990-05-16
  • Recording Venue: Musica Théâtre, Salle de Musique, La Chaux-de-Fonds

Allegro grazioso

1:31
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Vivace, capriccioso

0:33
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A tempo

1:20
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Adagio, mesto

2:09
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Presto

2:11
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[...] molto sostenuto - Andante tranquillo

1:34
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Più mosso

2:00
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Tempo di Valse, moderato, con eleganza, un poco capriccioso

0:55
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Subito prestissimo

0:43
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Subito: molto sostenuto

0:45
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Allegretto, un poco gioviale

0:54
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Allarg. Poco più mosso

1:02
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Subito allegro con moto, string. poco a poco sin al prestissimo

0:34
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Prestissimo

1:05
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Allegro comodo, gioviale

0:12
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sostenuto, accelerando

1:45
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Lento

0:42
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Ligeti: Ten Pieces for Wind Quintet

12:48
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  • Wiener Bläsersolisten
  • Recorded: 1976-10
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

1. Molto sostenuto e calmo

2:04
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Album only

2. Prestissimo minaccioso e burlesco

0:42
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Album only

3. Lento

1:47
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Album only
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4. Prestissimo leggiero e virtuoso

0:49
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Album only

5. Presto staccatissimo e leggiero

0:30
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Album only

6. Preso staccatissimo e leggiero

1:12
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Album only

7. Vivo, energico

1:08
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Album only

8. Allegro con delicatezza

2:32
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Album only

9. Sostenuto, stridente

1:03
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Album only

10. Presto bizzarro e rubato, so schnell wie möglich

1:01
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Album only
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Ligeti: String Quartet No. 2

20:55
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  • LaSalle Quartet (string quartet)
  • Recorded: 1969-12
  • Recording Venue: Plenarsaal Der Akademie Der Wissenschaften, Munchen

I. Allegro nervoso

5:13
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II. Sostenuto, molto calmo

4:56
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III. Come un meccanismo di precisione

3:08
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IV. Presto furioso, brutale, tumultuoso

2:00
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V. Allegro con delicatezza - stets sehr mild

5:38
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Ligeti: Atmosphères

9:05
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Claudio Abbado
  • Recorded: 1988-10
  • Recording Venue: Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Wien

Ligeti: Volumina

17:28
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  • Gerd Zacher (organ)
  • Recorded: 1968-04
  • Recording Venue: Lutherkirche, Wellingsbüttel, Hamburg

Ligeti: Modern chorusmusic

7:58
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  • Chor des Norddeutschen Rundfunks
  • Helmut Franz
  • Helmut Franz (chorus master)
  • Recorded: 1968-05
  • Recording Venue: Rahlstedt, Hamburg

Lux Aeterna

7:58
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Ligeti: Organ Study No. 1 'Harmonies'

8:56
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  • Gerd Zacher (organ)
  • Recorded: 1968-04
  • Recording Venue: Lutherkirche, Wellingsbüttel, Hamburg

Ligeti: Lontano

12:44
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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Claudio Abbado
  • Recorded: 1988-10
  • Recording Venue: Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Wien
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Ligeti: Ramifications

8:28
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  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez
  • Recorded: 1982-05
  • Recording Venue: IRCAM Studio, Paris

Ligeti: Melodien for orchestra

12:56
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  • London Sinfonietta
  • David Atherton
  • Recorded: 1975-10-23
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Ligeti: Aventures

12:00
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  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez
  • Jane Manning (soprano), William Pearson (bass), Mary Thomas (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1982-03-26
  • Recording Venue: IRCAM Studio, Paris

Ligeti: Nouvelles Aventures

11:29
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  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez
  • Jane Manning (soprano), William Pearson (bass), Mary Thomas (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1982-03-26
  • Recording Venue: IRCAM Studio, Paris

1. Sostenuto

6:17
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2. Agitato molto

5:12
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Ligeti: Cello Concerto (1966)

15:09
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  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez
  • Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello)
  • Recorded: 1992-10-27
  • Recording Venue: IRCAM Studio, Paris

1. Quarter = 40: Attacca

6:55
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2. (Lo stesso tempo)

8:14
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Ligeti: Chamber Concerto for 13 instruments

18:13
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  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez
  • Recorded: 1981-03
  • Recording Venue: IRCAM Studio, Paris

1. Corrente (Fliessend)

5:02
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2. Calmo, sostenuto

5:48
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3. Movimento preciso e meccanico

3:51
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4. Presto

3:32
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Ligeti: Mysteries of the Macabre

6:51
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  • Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet), Roland Pöntinen (piano)
  • Recorded: 1989-03-27
  • Recording Venue: La Chaux de Fonds

Ligeti: Double Concerto for Flute and Oboe

15:58
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  • Chamber Orchestra of Europe
  • Claudio Abbado
  • Jacques Zoon (flute), Douglas Boyd (oboe)
  • Recorded: 1995-03
  • Recording Venue: Philharmonie, Kammermusiksaal, Berlin

1. Calmo, con tenerezza

8:07
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2. Allegro corrente

7:51
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Ligeti: Die große Schildkröten-Fanfare vom Südchinesischen Meer

0:36
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  • Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet)
  • Recorded: 1994-09-30
  • Recording Venue: Musica Théâtre, Salle de Musique, La Chaux-de-Fonds

Ligeti: Pieces (3) for two pianos

16:18
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  • Aloys Kontarsky (piano), Alfons Kontarsky (piano)
  • Recorded: 1979-06-15
  • Recording Venue: DG-Musikstudio 1, Hamburg

1. Monument

4:14
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2. Selbstportrait

7:08
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3. Bewegung

4:56
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Ligeti: Études pour piano (1985) / Premier livre

6:59
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  • Gianluca Cascioli (piano)
  • Recorded: 1995-12-07
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

Étude 2: Cordes à vide

3:36
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Étude4: Fanfares

3:23
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Ligeti: Piano Concerto (1985-88)

23:22
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  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez
  • Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)
  • Recorded: 1992-10-27
  • Recording Venue: IRCAM Studio, Paris

1. Vivace molto ritmico e preciso - attacca subito:

3:53
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2. Lento e deserto

7:01
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3. Vivace cantabile

4:23
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4. Allegro risoluto, molto ritmico - attacca subito:

4:48
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5. Presto luminoso: fluido, costante, sempre molto ritmico

3:17
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Ligeti: Violin Concerto (1992)

28:24
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  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez
  • Saschko Gawriloff (violin)
  • Recorded: 1993-06-10
  • Recording Venue: IRCAM Studio, Paris

1. Praeludium: Vivacissimo luminoso - attacca:

4:23
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2. Aria, Hoquetus, Choral: Andante con moto - attacca:

8:11
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3. Intermezzo: Presto fluido

2:44
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4. Passacaglia: Lento intenso

5:54
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5. Appassionato: Agitato molto

7:12
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