Sunday 16 December 2018
The Sunday Times 100 Best Albums of the Year
We are delighted to share with you that our recordings of Messiaen - Catalogue d'oiseaux and PENTATONE OXINGALE SERIES ''Isang Yun - Sunrise Falling have been listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Albums of 2018 both in the category of All Genres and Best Contemporary!
An extraordinary undertaking: Messiaen sought not only to transcribe birdsong with scientific accuracy, but to make each representation a tone poem evoking birds and their habitats. He all but reinvented music to do it.
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This two-disc box showcases the unjustifiably little-known South Korean-born composer (1917-95), whose passion for reunification had harrowing consequences for him.