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BBC - Pierre Boulez: Master and Maverick (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 31, 2016
BBC - Pierre Boulez: Master and Maverick (2016)

BBC - Pierre Boulez: Master and Maverick (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2431 Kbps | 59mn 1s | 1.06 GiB
Audio: English AAC 139 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Tom Service presents 40 years of great BBC archive featuring the French composer, conductor and musical icon, Pierre Boulez, who died on 5th January 2016 at the age of 90. Opinionated and challenging, Boulez transformed the way that musicians and audiences all over the world think about contemporary music. With orchestras including the BBC Symphony, he rehearses and performs Debussy, Stravinsky and Bartok, as well as a selection of his own extraordinary compositions. Boulez's relationship with the BBC began in the 1960s and blossomed during his years as chief conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra - leaving a vivid legacy in the BBC's TV archive.
Pierre Boulez - Igor STRAVINSKY - Petrouchka & Le Sacre du printemps

Boulez - Igor STRAVINSKY - Petrouchka & Le Sacre du printemps
Classical | Eac, Flac+cue, log | covers+booklet | 1 Cd, 354Mb

With the New York Philharmonic on its best behavior, Pierre Boulez uncorks a reading of Petrushka that is vibrant, energetic, and full-voiced, with razor-sharp rhythm and ensemble. The solos, played by the likes of Julius Baker (flute) and Paul Jacobs (piano), have never been more effectively done. The recording, with the sizzling sonics typical of CBS's multitrack heyday, offers an X-ray of the score; the remastering is excellent. Pierre Boulez's interpretation of The Rite of Spring is perhaps more French than Russian, but it's impressive nonetheless.
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Francois-Frederic Guy - Transcriptions for Two Pianists: Bartok, Debussy, Stravinsky (2015)

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, François-Frédéric Guy - Transcriptions for Two Pianists (2015)
Béla Bartók, Achille-Claude Debussy, Igor Stravinsky

EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 200 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included | Time: 01:04:10
Genre: Classical | Label: Chandos | # CHAN 10863

Three 20th-century orchestral scores, Bartók’s Two Pictures, Debussy’s Jeux and Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring, all dating from 1910-13 and all linked (as the detailed CD booklet explains), are brought to life in the hands of two exceptional French pianists. The central interest is the ballet Jeux. One of the world’s outstanding Debussy interpreters, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet has added to his complete Chandos recordings with his own transcription for two pianos. Written late in Debussy’s life for Nijinsky, Jeux involves an emotionally erotic and harmonically daring game of tennis. Bavouzet and his well-matched partner, François-Fréderic Guy, play with nimble grace, capturing the works wit and mystery. This gripping album is dedicated to Pierre Boulez, guru and enabler, for his 90th birthday.
Erik Bosgraaf · Jorrit Tamminga · Pierre Boulez - Dialogues (2015)

Erik Bosgraaf · Jorrit Tamminga · Pierre Boulez - Dialogues (2015)
Contemporary Classical | Brilliant Classics BRI94842 | 2015 | 66:29 | EAC (FLAC, cue, log) | Booklet | Various File Hosts | 309 MB
Erik Bosgraaf, recorders, Jorrit Tamminga, electronics

Recorder virtuoso Erik Bosgraaf (b. 1980) was personally granted permission to arrange for recorder Boulez' (1925-2016) Dialogue de l'ombre double, originally for clarinet and electronics. ...The result is a dynamic interplay between Bosgraaf's recorder and the fascinating electronic timbres and colours. The second work on this release is a musical dialogue between Bosgraaf and electronic wizard Jorrit Tamminga (b. 1973), creating unheard-of sounds of the recorder interwoven in electronic sound tapestries.

Pierre Boulez conducts Stravinsky (2010) 6CD Box Set  

Posted by Designol at May 9, 2015
Pierre Boulez conducts Stravinsky (2010) 6CD Box Set

Pierre Boulez conducts Stravinsky (2010) 6CD Box Set
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 1.37 Gb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 862 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Classical | Label: Deutsche Grammophon | # 00289 477 8730 | Time: 05:54:22

The years have seen Pierre Boulez record for CBS, Erato, EMI, and Philips, among other labels, but his most consistent and critically praised work has appeared on Deutsche Grammophon, where he has conducted the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Cleveland Orchestra, the Berlin Philharmonic, and his own Ensemble InterContemporain in many successful performances. These ensembles are heard on this trimline, six-CD box set of Igor Stravinsky's major works, which brings together Boulez's recordings of L'oiseau de feu, Petrushka, Le Sacre du printemps, L'histoire du Soldat, the symphonies, concertos, and other works, recorded between 1980 and 1996.
Stravinsky - »Le Scare du Printemps« • »Mavra« (Junge Deutsche Philharmonie • Gotheborgs Symfoniker - Eotvos) - 2005

Stravinsky - »Le Scare du Printemps« • »Mavra«
(Junge Deutsche Philharmonie • Göteborgs Symfoniker - Peter Eötvös)

Classical | EAC | FLAC, IMG+CUE, LOG | Covers | 1CD, 294 MB
Label: Budapest Music Center Records | Catalog Number: BMC CD 118 | TT: 60'56''

Hungarian conductor and composer Peter Eötvös is known for his proficiency in Stravinsky's "primitivist" works; his Hungaraton recording of both 1917 and 1923 versions of Les Noces is viewed in some quarters as a watershed album in Stravinsky studies; university classes have been based around it and the insight the album provides into Stravinsky's working methods. That was made in 1988; since then Eötvös has not had much opportunity to return to Stravinsky, working closely instead with Pierre Boulez, the Ensemble Modern, and promoting his own compositions..
Messiaen / Stravinsky - Pierre Boulez - Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum etc. (1995)

Olivier Messiaen / Igor Stravinsky - Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum etc.
Pierre Boulez - New York Philharmonic, Orchestre du Domaine Musical, etc.
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC: 278 MB | Full Artwork | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: Sony Classical # SMK 68 332 | Country/Year: US 1995
Genre: Classical | Style: Contemporary
Frank Zappa - Boulez Conducts Zappa: The Perfect Stranger (1984) {EMI 27 0153} (24-96 vinyl rip)

Frank Zappa - Boulez Conducts Zappa: The Perfect Stranger (1984) {EMI 27 0153} (24-96 vinyl rip)
Vinyl rip @ 24/96 | FLAC | Scans | 827 MB | Label: EMI | W.Germany pressing
Genre: classical, electronic | RAR 5% | Rec. CAT #EMI 27 0153

Having recorded some works with a large orchestra in January 1983, in January 1984, Frank Zappa arranged for some of his chamber works to be performed by Pierre Boulez's Ensemble InterContemporain, a 16-piece group. "The Perfect Stranger," "Naval Aviation In Art?," and "Dupree's Paradise" were given this treatment, and the four remaining tracks are the product of Zappa's music synthesizer, the Synclavier. As usual, Zappa's "serious" works are rhythmically interesting and make for challenging listening. Originally released on LP on the classical Angel/EMI label, this album was reissued on CD on Zappa's Barking Pumpkin label in 1992, at which time he resequenced it.
(Arte) Stravinsky et les Ballets russes | Stravinsky and the Ballets Russes (2011){Re-UP}

(Arte) Stravinsky et les Ballets russes | Stravinsky and the Ballets Russes (2011){Re-UP}
TNT-Rip by Clo2 | Audio : All (Neutral, few sec. in French) | 1h51min | 640 x 368 | 25.000 fps | Avi | MPEG-4 XviD @ 895 Kbps | MP3 @ 112 Kbps | 822 MB
Genre : Classical Music, Dance, Ballet

Un spectacle inoubliable autour de trois ballets de Stravinsky, avec notamment Le sacre du printemps dans la version originale de Nijinski.
A Russian folk tale in two scenes. Serge de Diaghilev heard Stravinsky for the first time on 6 February 1909, the day when his Fantastic Scherzo and Fireworks were created. Diaghilev was extremely impressed by this last work. Since his Ballets Russes had already performed for a season in Paris in 1909 and were a great success, he wished to repeat the experience the following year and include a brand new work inspired by the legend of the Firebird.
Frank Zappa - Boulez Conducts Zappa. The Perfect Stranger (1984) {1995 Ryko Remaster}

Frank Zappa - Boulez Conducts Zappa: The Perfect Stranger (1984) {1995 Ryko Remaster}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC+CUE+LOG -> 174 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 84 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 22 Mb
© 1995 Rykodisc / The Zappa Family Trust | RCD 10542
Modern Composition / Classical / Experimental Rock


Frank Zappa - Boulez Conducts Zappa. The Perfect Stranger (1984) {1995 Ryko Remaster}

Half of THE PERFECT STRANGER features works by Frank Zappa conducted by Pierre Boulez utilizing his Ensemble Intercontemporain orchestra and recorded in Paris. The other half is Zappa himself under the moniker of the Barking Pumpkin Digital Gratification Consort. He refers to the album in its entirety as seven dance pieces. Each of these instrumental pieces embodies an accompanying story and occasional sound effects (or simply non-traditional instrumentation). These works are modern in a way which is decidedly not modern today; that is to say, they celebrate notions of atonality, angularity and episodic construction which resonate with the heady experimentation of the first few decades of the twentieth century. Edgar Varese, Charles Ives, and even bits of Stravinsky clearly found a comfortable home in Frank Zappa's heart and mind.