L'Ascension (organ version)

Olivier Messiaen

L'Ascension (organ version)


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Three of the four pieces that make up Messiaen¹s cycle L¹Ascension--³Majesté du Christ,² ³Alléluia sereins,² ³Transports de joie,² and ³Priere du Christ²--were orginally composed as orchestral works: nos. 1, 2, and 4 were transcribed from the orchestral scores, but no. 3 was entirely recomposed for organ. Written short... read more