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HONEGGER: Symphony No. 3, 'Liturgique' / Pacific 231 / Rugby

Composer(s)Honegger, Arthur
Artist(s) Yuasa, Takuo, Conductor • New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period(s) 20th Century
Genre Classical Music
Category Orchestral
Catalogue 8.555974
Label Naxos
Quality   320kbps
Album Price
USD 6.99

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Born of Swiss-French parents, Arthur Honegger spent much of his life in Paris, though his music is far removed from the gaiety and whimsicality frequently evoked by the group of French composers known as Les Six. He is now best remembered for a sequence of vivid and increasingly dramatic orchestral works, including the Third Symphony, which gives voice to the composer’s horror at the new levels of barbarity and inhumanity perpetrated by mankind during the war. While Honegger’s Pacific 231 is a graphic musical depiction of a train in motion and the tone poem Pastorale d’été describes summer in the Alps above Berne, Rugby is less a graphic depiction of the sport than an effervescent scherzo that can be enjoyed purely


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Work/Track Title Time USD Price MP3 Tracks
HONEGGER: Symphony No. 3, 'Liturgique' / Pacific 231 / Rugby 1:05:03   
  Symphony No. 3, "Liturgique"              
      I. Dies irae: Allegro marcato 6:40    1.59   Add to cart  
      II. De profundis clamavi: Adagio 14:50    2.39   Add to cart  
      III. Dona nobis pacem: Andante 11:30    2.39   Add to cart  
  Rugby (Symphonic Movement No. 2): Allegro 7:49    1.59   Add to cart  
  Symphonic Movement No. 3: Allegro marcato 10:05    2.39   Add to cart  
  Pacific 231 (Symphonic Movement No. 1): Modere 6:17    1.59   Add to cart  
  Pastorale d'ete: Calme 7:52    1.59   Add to cart  
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