In addition to the folk elements, we hear influences as varied as Canteloube
's "Songs of the Auvergne" and modern pop music (including turntable effects).
The playbill at Berlin's WaldbE-hne includes popular works by the composers Joseph Canteloube
and Paul Lincke.
's Songs of the Auvergne offer a totally different example of re-invented folk music not, as Bartok does, to fuel something greater but as a form of homage.
After setting us firmly in French mode for the evening with a Pastorale by Canteloube
and their own arrangement of Saint-Saens' The Swan, they immediately made an Italianate diversion with Glinka's Trio Pathetique for clarinet, bassoon and piano.
ALPINE SYMPHONY: Vasily Petrenko conducts Tchaikovsky The Seasons: September, October, November, December, Canteloube
Songs of the Auvergne and Richard Strauss' An Alpine Symphony along with mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnson.
Les compositeurs, Raynaldo Hahn (1874-1947), Johannes Brahms (1833-1897), Henri Collet (1885-1951), Maurice Ravel (1875-1937), Jesus Guridi (1886-1961) et Joseph Canteloube
(1879-1957), ont ete savamment repris par la soprane lyrique Amel Brahim-Djelloul.
Some pages (Joseph Canteloube
and Georges Boulanger, for instance) are blank.
Charles-Dominique, Luc, 2000, << De Rivares a Canteloube
: le discours et la methode des "folkloristes historiques" languedociens et gascons, d'apres les prefaces de leurs anthologies >>, dans Francois Pic (dir.), Cyprien Despourrin (1698-1759), Actes du colloque d'Accous (13-15 mai 1999), Pau, Editions Marrimpouey/Institut Occitan : 243-276.
2 Joseph Canteloube
: "Brezairola" (Berceuse) from Chants dAuvergne Vol.
: Chants d'auvergne, Bailero (Arleen Auger)
Watts is appearing here in a last-minute substitution for soprano Dawn Upshaw, who had been scheduled to sing works by Osvaldo Golijov and Joseph Canteloube
at the concert.