La Nativité du Seigneur

Olivier Messiaen

La Nativité du Seigneur

I/14 • “9 méditations”

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According to Messiaen, La Nativité du Seigneur represented a musical coming-of-age for the young composer. The organ became for Messiaen became a self-contained orchestra, capable of endless variety and limitless expression, but also transcended the orchestra in terms of the possibilities of duration, resonance, and ti... read more