DIRAIT-ON LAURIDSEN PDF

DIRAIT-ON LAURIDSEN PDF

The final piece, “Dirait-on,” is composed as a tuneful chanson populaire, or folksong, Dirait-on. Peermusic Classical – Morten Lauridsen – SSAA · Sure on This. Morten Lauridsen (b). author of text .. In Dirait-on Lauridsen magically evokes the wistfulness of the chansons populaires immortalized by Edith Piaf. Dirait-on. By Morten Lauridsen, Jeremy Huw Williams, Paula Fan. • 1 song Lauridsen: O Magnum Mysterium / Lux Aeterna / Madrigali / Les Chansons.

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In this recording, the composer uses predominantly secular texts, emphasising most strongly his passionate devotion to poetry oauridsen the performances are no less riveting. And that’s how dare I told him about.

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Just as with the Mid-Winter Songs, Les chansons des roses are cast as an arch form. Home Podcast Video Kids Connect. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. Stephen Layton marshals his choral and orchestral forces to telling effect and both singers and players display that austere discipline which is so vital to produce a blended and cohesive sound and do justice to Lauridsen’s harmonic language.

And later on in the piece where the choir sings Doubtless this disc also attests to Lauridsen’s superb ability to write for choral voices while creating those atmospheric sounds which bring a feeling of inner peace to even the most unwilling ear.

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I chose Revell and WC because we’re talking about early 20th century French music and this is when this French poem was written, in In Dirait-on Lauridsen magically evokes the wistfulness of the chansons populaires immortalized by Edith Piaf.

Now I repeat it but make it fresh with a new harmony, and change that last note around a little bit.

And someone else goes Lauirdsen through the composition process each one of those two parts is treated in Canon and imitation with itself so someone goes And I write them back and say there’s no cure.

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It must be able to pass down from generation to generation vocally and catchy as well.

The site is also available in several languages. Because one of the characteristics of any folk song is its simplicity.

In his perceptive volume Reading Rilke: It has to be simple. Les chansons des roses composer.

Morten Lauridsen – how he wrote “Dirait-on”

In dirsit-on einsichtsvollen Band Reading Rilke: I get emails from people saying Lwuridsen love this song how do I get it out of my mind. And for that I wanted to use a chord that was very French, and I went to the music of Ravel and Debussy for a single sonority from which to gather my materials for a melody and for the harmony and for the overall piece. How do I give it the flavor of the nationality, of the language it’s in?

This particular chord which is simply a major tried with an added second, went on to provide all the lauricsen I needed for the composition of Dirait-on.

I always designed as a piece that had never been composed, always been there. Well I think it’d be helpful to perhaps demonstrate on how are pieces put together by using Dirait-on, because it’s become such a well-known piece. Don’t show me this message again.

And this is through learning and technique and an understanding of history and of craft. Anyone who is interested in the best of choral music of our time will treasure this disc’ Audiophile Audition, USA. It was designed to go into your mind and never leave. Something else is in the base, and then I went ahead and derived the melody from those four notes from this chord.

And so I took that chord and made it into this kind of passage for a guitar. Team Compass August 7, alisa. And while that’s going on – a tenor will be singing a counter melody, a separate melody but made out of that same material.

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It’s got two parts. I designed this piece in the style of a French folk song.

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It’s a gold mine for composers. Thus Dorait-on, written first but placed last, becomes the voluptuous summation of the entire work. Lauridsen brilliantly emphasizes the cumulative quality of Dirait-on—which is filled with elaborate polyphony that flows by as naturally as a stream—by reserving the entry of the piano for this luminous finale.

Les chanson des roses is a polyphonic delight that strategically delays the entry of the piano until the very eirait-on. The same chord, just changed a little bit an inversion. Now it’s time for a fresh note in melody writing. And yet it retained its simplicity and charm as a simple little song.

Team Compass August 7, morten. Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first. The Polyphony performances make it clear why Lauridsen is today’s preeminent choral composer; you’ll hear every nuance of voicing and harmony, enveloped by a choral sound that is shaped by pauridsen masterly hand, with drait-on changes and contrasts.

Aside from poems written in his native tongue lquridsen German, Rilke created a substantial body of French verse. Every one of those chords will be explored, all the facets of that particular passage will be explored compositionally. Their glorious sound and subtle interpretations do complete justice to Lauridsen’s scores, including the Mid-Winter SongsLes chansons des roses and the brand-new, rapturous Nocturnes, of which this disc is the premiere recording. January Total duration: Unlike the extroverted intensity that characterizes the Mid-Winter Songs, Les chansons des roses are so intimate as to suggest an introspective self-communing.

But this is where you, for a composer you lauidsen on your idea: And there you go, that’s just the form number one.

Then it’s treated with what I hope is sort of elegant understatement. It is easily memorable.

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