Olivier Messiaen

Olivier Messiaen

Music of Faith

Streaming Video - 2005
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Olivier Messiaen played a leading role in the evolution of 20th-century music. In this classic interview, the late composer talks on topics such as his love of nature and his fervent Christian faith, two themes that profoundly shaped his work; his views on rhythm and tonal color; his relationship with his mother, the poet Cecile Sauvage; and his professorship at the Paris Conservatoire. Film clips of Messiaen improvising on the organ and notating birdsong for his compositions-plus excerpts of his music, some of which are performed by his wife, the celebrated pianist Yvonne Loriod-provide a deeper appreciation of his special genius.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], c1984
Alternative Title: Music of faith

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