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Messiaen, Olivier (Eugene Prosper Charles)

composer, Komposition, musicisti, organ, piano


born: 10 Dec 1908 Avignon, France Source: 1  

died: 27 Apr 1992 Paris, France Source: 1  

perf: 1945-1946 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1950-1951 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1952-1953 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1956-1957 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1960-1961 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1961-1962 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1964-1965 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1967-1968 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1970-1971 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1970-1971 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1971-1972 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1975-1976 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1984-1985 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1986 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1987 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1988 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 926 items with information about Olivier (Eugene Prosper Charles) Messiaen
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 2001

Index

p. 243-264 In:
Klein, Axel
Irish classical recordings
A discography of Irish art music
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2001, 264 p.

Number of People : 1,228


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

Kritiken
Buhne N9:28-9 Sep 1996
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1996

Lunnan, M.
Harawi sangen om kjaerligheten og doeden
Nye Musikken 5:20-21 N3 1996
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1996

Hall, D.
Best of the month Messiaen : Chronochromie; La Ville d'en Haut; Et Exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum (Cleveland Orchestra, Pierre Boulez, conductor) (Deutsche Grammophon)
Stereo Review 61:86 Mar 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Classical music Poulenc : Organ Concerto
Dupre : Magnificat; Symphonie-Passion
Messiaen : Le Banquet Celeste
Bonnet : Two Organ Pieces (Kalevi Kiviniemi (organ); Moscow Chamber Orchestra, Constantine Orbelian, conductor) (Finlandia)
Stereo Review 61:101 May 1996
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1996 Source: 1

French Keyboard Music of the Early Twentieth Century

p. 385 In:
Gordon, Stewart
A History of Keyboard Literature.
Music for the Piano and its Forerunners
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 566 p.

Number of People : 17


 1996

Lewis, B.
Crankshaw, Geoffrey
Messiaen & La Trinite
Organ: 75:73-5 N296 1996
       port spec

Number of People : 1


 1996

Classical music Messiaen : Reveil des Oiseaux; Trois Petites Liturgies de la Presence Divine (Yvonne Loriod (piano); Jeanne Loriod (ondes Martinot); Luc Hery (violin); Michel Sendrez (celesta); Marie Griffet (soprano); Maitrise de Radio France; Orchestre National de France, Kent Nagano, conductor) (Erato)
Stereo Review 61:113 Dec 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Roubinet, Michel
La gloire de Messiaen
Diapason (France) N422:79-80 Jan 1996
       port
       Note: six interpretes, mais un seul orgue

Number of People : 1


 1996

Mardirosian, Haig
Recent Messiaen recordings : review feature
American Organist: 30:58-60 Jan 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Trezise, S.
Messiaen's 20 regards sur l'enfant Jesus
Classic Cd N73:36-9 May 1996
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1996

Persson, G.
Faaglarna i oeknen
Musik (Sweden) N3:28-30 Mar 1996
       port

Number of People : 1


 1996

Campbell, J.
Master class Olivier Messiaen's The Abyss of the Birds from The Quartet for the End of Time
Clarinet: 23:6-9 N4 1996
       chart mus score

Number of People : 1


 1996

CD reviews Olivier Messiaen : Oiseaux Exotiques; Sept Haikai; Couleurs de la Cite Celeste; Un Vitrail et des Oiseaus; La Vie d'Enhaut; Et Expecto [sic] Resurrectionem Mortuorum (P. Donohoe, piano; Netherlands Wind Ensemble, R. de Leeuw, conductor) (Chandos, 2 CDs)
Musical Opinion 119:10+ Sup Aug 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Barwin, G.
Listening post Messian [sic] : Quartet for the End of Time
Nin : I Think That I Shall Never See ... (Amici, Shmuel Ashkenasi, violin, Joaquin Valdepenas, clarinet, David Hetherington, cello & musical saw, Patricia Parr, piano) (Summit CD)
Classical Music Magazine 19:27 N1 1996
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1995

Classical music reviews Messiaen : Concert a Quatre; Other Works (Cantin, Holliger, Loriod, Rostropovich; Bastille Opera Orchestra, Chung) (Deutsche Grammophon)
Stereo Review 60:105+ Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Messiaen : Complete Organ Works (Gillian Weir (organ)) (Collins Classics)
Tempo N192:29-30+ Apr 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Schulz, T.
Tontrager Olivier Messiaen : Visions de l'Amen (Begona Uriarte/Karl-Hermann Mrongovius, Piano) (Wergo)
Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik N4:78-9 Jul-Aug 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Kuhn, Georg-Friedrich
Klassik-CDs Olivier Messiaen : Concert a quatre (Cantin, Holliger, Loriod, Rostropowitsch, Orchestre de l'Opera Bastille, Myung-Whun Chung) (DG)
Stereoplay N10:161 Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Hollos, M.
A Latin piller : beszelgetes Tihanyi Laszloval, zeneszerzoi utiterverol
Muzsika 38:27-9 Jun 1995
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Waleson, H.
Classical/keeping score
Billboard 107:38 May 27 1995
       Note: final work, on DG CD

Number of People : 1


 1995

Piece pour piano et quatuor a cordes.
Notes 52:310-11 N1 1995
       Note: Vienna, Universal, 1992

Number of People : 1


 1995

Loehlein, H.H.
Himmelsvisionen : Olivier Messiaens Chant des Deportes in Paris und Koln wiederentdeckt
Musica 49:255 N4 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Bradshaw, Susan
Performance reviews Messiaen: Chant des deportes
Musical Times, 136:319 Jun 1995
       Note: Royal Festival Hall, London

Number of People : 1


 1995

Fulcher, Jane F.
Musical style, meaning, and politics in France on the eve of the Second World War
Journal of Musicology: 13:425-53 N4 1995
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Hirsbrunner, Theo
Die musik in Frankreich im 20. Jahrehundert
Laaber: Laaber Verlag, 1995, 287 p.

Number of People : 6


 1995

Overbeeke, E.
De nieuwe spiritualiteit : expressie zonder dubbele bodem
Mens En Melodie 50:295+ May 1995
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1995

Nichols, R.
Choral CDs Daniel-Lesur and Messiaen: Choral and Organ Music (BBC Symphony Chorus/Stephen Jackson, Jeremy Filsell (organ)) (ASV)
Choir & Organ 3:62 N5 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Lorber, Richard
Klassik-CDs Olivier Messiaen : Oiseaux exotiques, Sept Haikai, Couleurs de la Cite celeste, Un vitrail et des oiseaux, La ville d'en haut, Et exspecto resurrectionem (Peter Donohoe, Klavier; Netherlands Wind Ensemble, Reinbert de Leeuw) (Chandos)
Stereoplay N3:154 Mar 1995
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1995

Un sourire.
Musical Times, 136:432 Aug 1995
       Note: Leduc/UMP. u25.20

Number of People : 1


 1995

Dingle, C.
Charm and simplicity : Messiaen's final works
Tempo N192:2-7 Apr 1995
       facs mus notes port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Freeman, R.
Courtesy towards the things of nature : interpretations of Messiaen's Catalogue d'oiseaux
Tempo N192:9-14 Apr 1995
       mus notes
       Note: Unicorn Kanchana recordings

Number of People : 1


 1995

Harley, M.A.
To be God with God : Catholic composers and the mystical experience
Contemporary Music Review 12:125-45 N2 1995
       abs bibliog facs il mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Lauerwald, H.
Quartett auf das Ende der Zeiten : Olivier Messiaen als Kriegsgefangener in Goerlitz
Orchester, Das 43:17-19 N5 1995
       bibliog port

Number of People : 1


 1995

La ville d'en-haut.
Musical Times, 136:432 Aug 1995
       Note: Leduc/UMP. u57.10

Number of People : 1


 1995

Messiaen : Apparition de l'Eglise eternelle; La Nativite du Seigneur (Olivier Messiaen (organ)) (EMI)
Tempo N192:29-30+ Apr 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Lauerwald, H.
Quartett auf das Ende der Zeiten : Olivier Messiaen als Kriegsgefangener in Goerlitz
Orchester, Das 43:17-19 N5 1995
       bibliog port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Rosen, M.
Terms used in percussion Olivier Messiaen's Turangalila Symphonie
Percussive Notes 33:50-51 N2 1995
       table

Number of People : 1


 1995

Dingle, C.
Record review Messiaen : Concert a quatre; Les Offrandes oubliees; Un Sourire; Le Tombeau Resplendissant (C. Cantin (fl), H. Holliger (ob), Y. Loriod (pno), M. Rostropovitch (vlc), Orchestre de l'Opera Bastille, c. Myung-Whun Chung) (Deutsche Grammophon)
Tempo N194:56-7 Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Schreiber, Ulrich
Klassik-CDs Olivier Messiaen : Chronochromie (1960), La Ville d'en haut (1987), Et expecto resurrectionem mortuorum (1964) (The Cleveland Orchestra, Pierre Boulez) (DGG)
Stereoplay N6:132 Jun 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Rosen, M.
Terms used in percussion Couleurs de la Cite Celeste by Olivier Messiaen
Percussive Notes 33:60-61 N1 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Wozna-Stankiewicz, Malgorzata
Leitmotyw rytmiczny w tworczosci Oliviera Messiaena
Muzyka 40:83-91 N3 1995
       mus notes
       includes summary in English

Number of People : 1


 1995

Turangalila-symphonie
Musical Times, 136:432 Aug 1995
       Note: Durand/UMP. u117.80

Number of People : 1


 1995

Mezger, Manfred
Klassik-CDs Olivier Messiaen : Eclairs sur l'Au-Dela (Orchestre de l'Opera Bastille, Myung-Whun Chung) (DG)
Stereoplay N3:151 Mar 1995
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1995

Nichols, R.
CDs Messiaen: Complete Organ Works (Gillian Weir) (Collins)
Choir & Organ 3:59+ N3 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Gemoets, M.O.
Messiaen Weekend in Dallas/Fort Worth
American Organist: 29:32 Mar 1995
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Classical music reviews Messiaen : Illuminations of the Beyond (Orchestre de l'Opera Bastille, Chung) (Deutsche Grammophon)
Stereo Review 59:148+ Dec 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Hill, P.
For the birds
Musical Times, 135:552-5 Sep 1994
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1994

[Olivier Messiaen - obituary]
Notes 50:1349 N4 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Concerts.
Musical Opinion 117:88 Mar 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Roth, H.
Review / CDs John Corigliano : Sonata for Violin and Piano
Arvo Paert : Fratres
Paul Moravec : Sonata for Violin and Piano
Albert Glinsky : Toccata-Scherzo
Olivier Messiaen : Praise to the Immortality of Jesus (Maria Bachmann (violin), Jon Klibonoff (piano)) (Catalyst)
Strad: 105:713 Jul 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Hsu, Madeleine
Bartok : Messiaen's master of thought?
Journal of the American Liszt Society 35:61-86 Jan-Jun 1994
       mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1994

Schreiber, Ulrich
Klassik Olivier Messiaen : Catalogue des Oiseaux; La Fauvette des jardins (Anatol Ugorski, Klavier) (DG, 3 CDs)
Stereoplay N7:136 Jul 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

A discourse in Bowerspeak on the organ music of Oliver Messiaen.
Organ: 73:8-11 N287 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Schreiber, Ulrich
Klassik K. A. Hartmann/O. Messiaen : Sinfonie Nr. 4 fur Streichorchester/Et expecto [sic] resurrectionem mortuorum (Bamberger Symphoniker, Ingo Metzmacher) (EMI CD)
Stereoplay N2:142 Feb 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Schulz, T.
Tontrager Olivier Messiaen : Turangalila-Symphonie/Un sourire
Witold Lutoslawski : Konzert fur Orchestra (Roger Muraro, Klavier; Valerie Hartmann-Claverie, Ondes Martenot; Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, Marek Janowski) (RCA)
Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik 155:69-70 Feb 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Hamel, Peter Michael
Universalismus in der zeitgenossischen Musik am Beispiel der Wirkungsgeschichtge [sic] von John Cage und Olivier Messiaen
Musica 48:4-9 N1 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Anderson, J.
Spektralmusiken : en historisk och internationell oeversikt
Nutida Musik 37:67 N2 1994
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1994

Schulz, T.
Tontrager Olivier Messiaen : Turangalila-Symphonie (Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Klavier; Takashi Harada, Ondes Martenot; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly) (Decca)
Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik 155:69-70 Feb 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Carson, I.
Transports de joie
Organists' Review 80:307-10 N4 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Rosen, M.
Terms used in percussion Olivier Messiaen's Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum
Percussive Notes 32:58 N6 1994
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1994

Concerts
Musical Opinion 117:55 Feb 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Rosen, M.
Terms used in percussion Oliver Messiaen's Des canyon [sic] aux etoiles
Percussive Notes 32:60-62 N3 1994
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1994

Rosen, M.
The terms used in percussion by Oliver [sic] Messiaen
Percussive Notes 32:52-3 N1 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Crankshaw, Geoffrey
Gillian Weir and Messiaen
Organ: 73:147-8 N290 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Kuhn, Georg-Friedrich
Klassik Olivier Messiaen : Eclairs sur l'au-dela ... (Orchestre National de la Radio Polonaise Katowice, Antoni Wit) (Jade CD)
Stereoplay N8:133 Aug 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Classical music reviews Liszt : Six Etudes after Paganini
Scarlatti : Sonata in D Minor
Gould : Ghost Waltzes (Valery Kuleshov (piano))
Messiaen : Regard de l'Esprit de Joie
Boulez : Sonata No. 2 (Christopher Taylor (piano)) (Philips)
Stereo Review 59:97 Jun 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Glandaz, O.
Olivier Messiaen's views on the organ
American Organist: 28:57-61 Sep 1994
       ports

Number of People : 1


 1994

Rosen, M.
Terms used in percussion Olivier Messiaen's Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum
Percussive Notes 32:58 N6 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Waleson, H.
Keeping score
Billboard 106:54 Oct 15 1994
       Note: fired conductor Myung-Whun Chung records world premiere of Messiaen's last work with Paris Opera Bastille orchestra

Number of People : 1


 1994

Heister, Hanns-Werner
Scharf konturiert; Karl Amadeus Hartmann : 4. Symphonie fur Streichorchester; Olivier Messiaen : Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum (Bamberger Symphoniker, Ingo Metzmacher) (EMI Classics CD)
Neue Musikzeitung 43:23 Aug-Sep 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Thomas, G.
CDs Messiaen : Eclairs sur l'au dela (Orchestre National de la Radio Polonaise/Antoni Wit) (Jade)
Musical Times, 135:651 Oct 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Conrad, M.
Listening post Messiaen : Vision [sic] de l'Amen
Ives : Three Quarter-Tone Pieces
Van Zeeland : Initials (Gerard Bouwhuis and Cees van Zeeland, duo pianists) (Channel Classics CD)
Classical Music Magazine 17:24 N5 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Richards, D.
Organ CD review Olivier Messiaen : Le banquet celeste; L'Ascension (Olivier Messiaen, organ) (EMI Classics)
Musical Opinion 117:108-9 Apr 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Classical music / a special section / Consumer guide Olivier Messiaen : Eclairs sur l'AuDelGa [sic] (Bastille Opera Orchestra, M. W. Chung, conductor) (Deutsche Grammophon CD)
Village Voice: 39:86 Oct 18 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Rosen, M.
Terms used in percussion Olivier Messiaen's Chronochromie
Percussive Notes 32:56-8 N5 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Brotbeck, Roman
Paris Premiere audition du Concert a quatre d'Olivier Messiaen a l'Opera-Bastille
Dissonanz/dissonance N42:17-18 Nov 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Klassik Olivier Messiaen : Turangalila-Symphonie (Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Klavier; Takashi Harada, Ondes martenot; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly) (Decca)
Stereoplay N4:138 Apr 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Beer, R. de
Re-inventing the wheel on a moving train
Key Notes 28:11 N4 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Time is space : Messiaen
Classic Cd N50:78 Jul 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Peterson, Hans-Gunnar
Musik och religion
Nutida Musik 37:22+ N4 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Dibelius, Ulrich
Tontrager Olivier Messiaen: Preludes pour piano/Petites Esquisses d'oiseaux (Gunter Reinhold, Klavier) (Thorofon)
Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik 155:69 Feb 1994

Number of People : 1


 1993

Klassik Olivier Messiaen/Lutoslawski : Turangalila-Symphonie, Un sourire/Konzert fur Orchester (Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, Marek Janowski) (RCA, 2 CDs)
Stereoplay N10:148 Oct 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

Herchenroeder, M.
Komponieren nach Messiaen
Musik und Kirche 63:188-96 N4 1993
       bibliog

Number of People : 1


 1993

Stenzl, Jurg
Das Ratsel Olivier Messiaen
Oesterreichische Musikzeitschrift 48:536-42 Oct-Nov 1993
       biog cover port notes ports

Number of People : 1


 1993

[Olivier Messiaen - obituary]
Notes 49:1398 N4 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Pasler, Jann
Postmodernism, narrativity, and the art of memory
Contemporary Music Review 7:3-32 N2 1993
       abs bibliog facs mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1993

Sutcliffe, Tom
Trial by TV
Musical Times, 134:161 Mar 1993
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1993

Ruiter, Wim de
Compositie-Technieken in de twintigste eeuw partituur-voorbeelden
Haarlem, Netherlands: Detoorts, 1993, 111 p.

Number of People : 40


 1993

Festivals
Musical Opinion 116:295 Sep 1993
       illustr.
       Note: 56th Maggio Musicale

Number of People : 1


 1993

Schallplatten/CDs Olivier Messiaen : Turangalila-Symphonie (Yvonne Loriod, Klavier; Ginette Martenot, Ondes Martenot; Sinfonieorchester des Sudwestfunks Baden-Baden, Ltg. : Hans Rosbaud) (Wergo)
Orchester, Das 41:986 N9 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Koozin, T.
Spiritual-temporal imagery in music of Olivier Messiaen and Toru Takemitsu
Contemporary Music Review 7:185-202 N2 1993
       abs bibliog il mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1993

Cogan, Robert
In memoriam Olivier Messiaen
Sonus 13:7-10 N2 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

Swed, M.
New York New York Philharmonic / Mehta : Messiaen, Eclairs sur l'Au-Dela ...
American Record Guide 56:47-8 N1 1993
       Note: premiere

Number of People : 1


 1993

Koozin, T.
Spiritual-temporal imagery in music of Olivier Messiaen and Toru Takemitsu
Contemporary Music Review 7:185-202 N2 1993
       abs bibliog il mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1993

Classical recordings Olivier Messiaen : Organ Works (Olivier Messiaen, organ) (EMI Classics)
Audio 77:82 Apr 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Martinez, R.
Paris Criterios de Peter Sellars sobre su nueva produccion del Saint Francois d'Assise de Messiaen
Monsalvat N213:22-3 Mar 1993
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1993

Zuidam, R.
Eclairs sur l'au-dela van Olivier Messiaen : opus finalis
Mens En Melodie 48:150-56 Mar 1993
       il mus port

Number of People : 1


 1993

Anaf, J.
Olivier Messiaen : een vrije en blijgelovige leerling-vogel
Adem 29:142-53 N3 1993
       il mus notes port
       includes summary in English and French

Number of People : 1


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