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Sofia Gubaidulina: The Canticle of the Sun

Work details

The Canticle of the Sun (1997)
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello and percussion
Simon Carrington, percussion
Neil Percy, percussion
John Alley, celeste
London Voices
Terry Edwards, chorus master
Ryusuke Numajiri, conductor

Music for Flute, Strings and Percussion (1994)
Emmanuel Pahud, flutes
London Symphony Orchestra
Gordan Nikolic, leader
Simon Carrington, percussion
Neil Percy, percussion
Dave Jackson, percussion
Jeremy Cornes, percussion
Mstislav Rostropovich, conductor

 

Artist details

See above

 

Recording details

Recording dates: January 1999 (Canticle of the Sun); February 2001 (Music for Flute, Strings and Percussion)
Venue: No 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London, UK (Canticle of the Sun); Watford Colosseum, UK (Music for Flute, Strings and Percussion)
Producer: Stephen Johns
Balance Engineer: Simon Rhodes (Canticle of the Sun); Jonathan Allen (Music for Flute, Strings and Percussion)
Editor: Stephen Frost
Copyright: 2001 EMI Records Ltd
Pressing: 2001 EMI Records Ltd

EMI 5 57153 2 DDD Stereo NEW RELEASE
75'41"

 

Editorial & Design details

Liner notes: Sofia Gubaidulina and Gerard McBurney (in English)
French translation: Michel Roubinet
German translation: Eckhardt van den Hoogen
Front Cover: Design by Darren Rumney
Artist photos: Boosey & Hawkes; Sasha Gusov
Publishers: Musikverlag Hans Sikorski, Hamburg
The composer Sofia Gubaidulina attended the recordings of both works

 

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