Les corps glorieux

Olivier Messiaen

Les corps glorieux

I/20 • “7 visions brèves”

About this work...

Les Corps Glorieux is among Messiaen's most fully realized compositions for the organ, and is one of the crowning achievements of his early work. It is made up of seven disparate movements, each of which presents an independent musical/theological argument. The disparateness is an important sign of the music's mystical... read more