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. Includes the world-premiere recordings of Guix's Drizzle Draft, Fujikura's Frozen Heat and Zhao's Still Life.
The French Reverie (2018)
Debut album by Laura Farré Rozada. A musical journey through French music of the 20th and 21st Centuries, featuring works by Messiaen, Dutilleux, Manoury, Escaich, Järventausta, Ben-Amots and Djambazov. Includes the world-premiere recordings of Ben-Amots' Akëda and Järventausta's La vehemència del despertar.