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Track(s) taken from CDA67725

Une flūte invisible

First line:
Viens! – une flūte invisible
composer
1885
author of text
Les contemplations

James Gilchrist (tenor), Alison Nicholls (harp), Jaime Martin (flute)
Recording details: November 2007
St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Produced by Philip Hobbs
Engineered by Philip Hobbs
Release date: August 2008
Total duration: 2 minutes 7 seconds

Cover artwork: Windy Day near Blainville by Rosemary Hunt (1937-2003)
Reproduced by kind permission of Richard Townley
 
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François Le Roux (baritone), Graham Johnson (piano), Philippa Davies (flute)
Naïve in its simplicity, Saint-Saëns’ charming little trio Une flûte invisible (1885) sets words by Victor Hugo. We hear with a lover’s ear the sounds of shepherds and birds as peaceful and joyous music, but of course it is the song of love he finds the most beguiling.

from notes by Alison Nicholls © 2008

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