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Lettres intimes

Musiciens de l’Orchestre de Paris - Solistes de l’Ensemble intercontemporain - Eőtvős, Saariaho, Janáček
Chamber Music
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Duration: about 1h10



Péter Eötvös
Korrespondanz, Scènes pour quatuor à cordes
Kaija Saariaho
Sept Papillons, pour violoncelle
Leoš Janácek
Quatuor à cordes n° 2 "Lettres intimes"
Musiciens de l'Orchestre de Paris
Anne-Sophie Le Rol , violin
Saori Izumi , violin
Solistes de l'Ensemble intercontemporain
John Stulz , viola
Eric-Maria Couturier , cello

Not a single word will be spoken during this concert, yet it will be pervaded by locutions. As Peter Eötvös says, ‘The strings allow for eminently subtle “linguistic” articulations’, making possible this paradox—of epistolary music.


Le Studio - Philharmonie

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