The Best of French Classical Music

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The Best of French Classical Music

0:00:00 Debussy – Suite Bergamasque, L. 75: III. Clair de Lune (Transcr. for Violin and Piano by A. Roelens)
0:04:38 Debussy – Préludes, Premier Livre: No. 8, La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin (Transcr. for Violin and Piano by A. Hartmann)
0:07:40 Debussy – Beau Soir (Transcr. for Violin and Piano by J. Heifetz)
Alessandro Clerici, violin
Elena Brunello, piano

0:10:01 Saint-Saëns – Samson and Delilah: “My Heart at Thy Sweet Voice” (Arr. for Violin and Piano)
Klodiana Koci, violin
Davide Scarabottolo, piano

0:16:00 Saint-Saëns – The Carnival of the Animals: XIII, The Swan
Sarah Joy, cello
Kathy Hohstadt, piano

0:18:39 Massenet – Thaïs, DO 24, Act II: “Méditation” (Live)
Metamorphose String Orchestra, Pavel Lyubomudrov
Nike Hutchisson, cello

0:24:41 Fauré – Pavane, Op. 50
0:30:32 Ravel – Pavane pour une infante défunte (Arr. for String Orchestra)
0:36:08 Fauré – Shylock Suite, Op. 57: No. 5, Nocturne
0:39:16 Bizet – Carmen: “La fleur que tu m’avais jetée” (The Flower Song) (Arr. for String Orchestra)
0:43:09 Fauré – Sicilienne, Op. 78
Metamorphose String Orchestra, Pavel Lyubomudrov

Satie – Trois gymnopédies:
0:46:48 No. 1, Lent et douloreux
0:50:05 No. 2, Lent et triste
0:53:03 No. 3, Lent et grave
Satie – Gnossiennes:
0:55:48 No. 1, Lent
0:59:39 No. 2, Avec etonnement
1:01:56 No. 3, Lent
1:05:05 No. 4, Lent
1:08:08 No. 5, Modéré
1:11:23 No. 6, Avec conviction et avec une tristesse rigoureuse
1:13:08 Debussy – Rêverie, L. 68
Luke Faulkner

Debussy – Suite Bergamasque, L. 75:
1:17:21 I. Prélude
1:23:20 II. Menuet
1:28:04 III. Clair de Lune
1:33:54 IV. Passepied
Giovanni Umberto Battel

1:37:20 Bizet – Carmen: Chanson Bohème (Instrumental)
National Moldavian Symphony Orchestra, Silvano Frontalini

Bizet – Carmen Suite No. 1:
1:42:20 V. Les Dragons d’Alcala
1:43:47 VI. Les Toréadors
Metamorphose String Orchestra, Pavel Lyubomudrov

Bizet – L’Arlésienne Suite No. 2, GB 121b:
1:45:54 I. Pastorale
1:51:21 II. Intermezzo (Agnus Dei)
1:55:30 III. Menuet
Orquesta Reino de Aragón, Ricardo Casero

Debussy – Deux Arabesques, L. 66:
1:59:35 No. 1 in E Major, Andantino con moto
2:03:41 No. 2 in G Major, Allegretto scherzando
2:07:08 Debussy – Petit Pièce
Debussy – 6 Épigraphes antiques, L. 131:
2:09:05 No. 1, Pour invoquer Pan, dieu du vent d’été
2:11:40 No. 2, Pour un tombeau sans nom
2:15:42 No. 3, Pour que la nuit soit propice
2:17:51 No. 4, Pour la danseuse aux crotales
2:20:13 No. 5, Pour l’égyptienne
2:22:55 No. 6, Pour remercier la pluie au matin
New European Ensemble

Ravel – Le Tombeau de Couperin:
2:25:01 I. Prélude
2:28:02 II. Fugue
2:31:52 III. Forlane
2:37:58 IV. Rigaudon
2:41:13 V. Menuet
2:47:31 VI. Toccata
Giovanni Umberto Battel

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17 thoughts on “The Best of French Classical Music

  1. Thank you for including my recent Satie album in this compilation, Halidon! Hope everyone had a lovely Easter 😊

  2. Desde a escolha das músicas, as imagens, a sonoridade e a qualidade do áudio…… é conhecimento, discernimento, refino, empenho, amor, carinho e respeito por tudo e todos que fazem parte deste canal. É como se todos nós estivéssemos no colo da natureza…..nesse imenso campo de músicas e lavandas, apenas contemplando……contemplando. Ahhh Halidon, sem palavras para te agradecer 🌷💛

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  4. Apreciar grandes clássicos franceses com essa lindissima paisagem de lavandas é tudo de bom 🙏. Obrigada linda família Halidonmusic por tanto empenho, dedicação e amor em nos presentear com magníficas obras ! 🤗🌻💕🎵🎶

  5. French music is like French food; elegant, refined, pure. Simply the best! Merci!

  6. As someone who is French, I’m super excited to hear this beautiful playlist! Merci, et continuez ainsi!

  7. I feel there is an elegance and refinement in French classical music. We have been enjoying this selection all morning. Merci

  8. To the person who reads this, we don’t know each other and probably never will but I wish you all the best in life and all the luck in the world. Keep up the great work…you are a true comfort to the people that surrounds you, and to me knowing that you’re living your life to the fullest, Much Love💕💗

  9. That picture with this music is absolutely lovely. Thank you, Halidon! Debussy’s Arabesque No. 2 is pure elegance! And it was only one of the many masterpieces you give to us! You all are awesome!

  10. Ahh, so many beautiful, heart wrenching pieces and so many of my favorites…each one transitions into the next and gives me the serendipitous feeling of seeing a friend’s smiling face suddenly right in front of me while I am out and about.😊 Thank you HalidonMusic!

  11. La musica classica francese è straordinariamente sopraffina e mi fa viaggiare con la mente: ecco,ora sono in Provenza a passeggiare nel campo di lavanda, avvolto dal suo profumo intenso. Magia della musica. 💜🎼🌸🎵🎶

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