Second album by Laura Farré Rozada, and the second conceptual part of debut album The French Reverie (2018). This completes a tribute to the French piano repertoire of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, and specifically to the figure of the composer Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992). The album explores the creative and conceptual possibilities of water, featuring works by Maurice Ravel, Pierre Jodlowski, Tōru Takemitsu, Dai Fujikura, Unsuk Chin, Anna Þorvaldsdóttir, Josep Maria Guix and Yixuan Zhao.
First single 'Scape' out!
Pierre Jodlowski (b.1971): Série Blanche (2007)
Unsuk Chin (b.1961): Etude n.5 'Toccata' (2003)
Unsuk Chin (b.1961): Etude n.1 'In C' (1999, rev. 2003)
Tōru Takemitsu (1930-1996): Rain Tree Sketch II ‘In Memoriam Olivier Messiaen’ (1992)
Josep Maria Guix (b.1967): Drizzle Draft (2007)
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937): Gaspard de la nuit (1908)
II. Le Gibet
Anna Þorvaldsdóttir (b.1977) - Scape (2011)
Dai Fujikura (b.1977) - Frozen Heat (1998)
Yixuan Zhao (b.1993) – Still Life 'dedicated to Laura’ (2020)