Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": I. Allegro Grazioso
György Ligeti 1:29
2 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": II. Vivace, capriccioso
György Ligeti 2:02
3 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": III. Adagio mesto
György Ligeti 2:27
4 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": IV. Presto
György Ligeti 1:13
5 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": V. Prestissimo
György Ligeti 1:41
6 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": VI. Andante tranquillo
György Ligeti 3:06
7 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": VII. Tempo di Valse, moderato con eleganza, un poco capriccioso
György Ligeti 0:58
8 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": VIII. Subito prestissimoso
György Ligeti 1:30
9 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": IX. Allegretto, un poco gioviale
György Ligeti 2:48
10 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": X. Prestissimo
György Ligeti 1:43
11 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": XI. Ad libitum, senza misura
György Ligeti 1:45
12 String Quartet no. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes": XII. Lento
György Ligeti 1:05
13 String Quartet no. 2: Allegro nervoso
György Ligeti 4:55
14 String Quartet no. 2: Sostenuto, molto calmo
György Ligeti 5:04
15 String Quartet no. 2: Come un meccanismo di precisione
György Ligeti 3:23
16 String Quartet no. 2: Presto furioso, brutale, tumultuoso
György Ligeti 2:07
17 String Quartet no. 2: Allegro con delicatezza
György Ligeti 5:16
18 Ramifications for 12 string instruments
György Ligeti 8:05
19 6 Bagatelles for Wind Quintet: I. Allegro con spirito
György Ligeti 1:12
20 6 Bagatelles for Wind Quintet: II. Rubato, lamentoso
György Ligeti 2:38
21 6 Bagatelles for Wind Quintet: III. Allegro grazioso
György Ligeti 2:17
22 6 Bagatelles for Wind Quintet: IV. Presto ruvido
György Ligeti 0:53
23 6 Bagatelles for Wind Quintet: V. Adagio. Mesto
György Ligeti 1:59
24 6 Bagatelles for Wind Quintet: Molto vivace. Capriccioso
György Ligeti 1:22
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Lux æterna
György Ligeti 7:53
2 3 Phantasien nach Friedrich Hölderlin: I. Hälfte des Lebens
György Ligeti 3:36
3 3 Phantasien nach Friedrich Hölderlin: II. Wenn aus der Ferne
György Ligeti 5:48
4 3 Phantasien nach Friedrich Hölderlin: III. Abendphantasie
György Ligeti 3:22
5 Magány
György Ligeti 3:03
6 Pápainé
György Ligeti 3:58
7 Éjszaka
György Ligeti 2:45
8 Reggel
György Ligeti 1:23
9 Hungarian Studies: I. Mirror Canon
György Ligeti 1:51
10 Hungarian Studies: II. Study
György Ligeti 1:35
11 Hungarian Studies: III. Vásár
György Ligeti 2:25
12 3 Hungarian Folk Songs: Bujdosó
György Ligeti 2:08
13 3 Hungarian Folk Songs: Kállai kettós
György Ligeti 2:55
14 3 Hungarian Folk Songs: Lakodalmas
György Ligeti 1:14
15 Songs from Màtraszentimre: Három hordo
György Ligeti 1:21
16 Songs from Màtraszentimre: Igaz szerelem
György Ligeti 1:01
17 Songs from Màtraszentimre: Gomb, gomb
György Ligeti 1:53
18 Songs from Màtraszentimre: Erdöbe, erdöbe
György Ligeti 1:07
19 Pletykazo asszonyok
György Ligeti 1:45
20 Haj, ifjuság!
György Ligeti 3:03

Credits

CD 1

strings:
Artemis Quartet (tracks 1–17)
wind instruments:
Barry Tuckwell Wind Quintet (tracks 19–24)
composer:
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1953) (tracks 19–24)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1953 – 1954) (tracks 1–12)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1968) (track 18)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1968-02 – 1968-08) (tracks 13–17)
conductor:
Louis Auriacombe (track 18)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
premiered at:
Wiener Musikverein in Wien, Austria (1958-05-08) (tracks 1–12)
part of:
String Quartet no. 2 (movement) (tracks 13–17)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Ramifications (track 18)

CD 2

composer:
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1946) (tracks 5, 12)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1950) (track 14)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1952) (tracks 13, 19–20)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1953) (track 6)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1955) (tracks 7–8, 15–18)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1966) (track 1)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1982) (tracks 2–4)
György Ligeti (contemporary classical composer) (1983) (tracks 9–11)
conductor:
Guy Reibel (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (tracks 1–11)
Guy Reibel (1990-01-12) (tracks 12–20)
lyricist:
Friedrich Hölderlin (tracks 2–4)
Weöres Sándor (tracks 5, 7–11, 19)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 6, 12–18, 20)
vocals:
Groupe Vocal de France (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (tracks 1–11)
Groupe Vocal de France (1990-01-12) (tracks 12–20)
recorded at:
Église Notre‐Dame du Liban in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (tracks 1–11)
Église Notre‐Dame du Liban in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1990-01-12) (tracks 12–20)
part of:
Két kánon (track 19)
Éjszaka és Reggel (tracks 7–8)
Magyar etűdök (tracks 9–11)
Mátraszentimrei dalok (tracks 15–18)
parts:
recording of:
Lux aeterna (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (track 1)
Magyar etüdök: I. 9. etüd (Spiegelkanon) (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (track 9)
Magyar etüdök: II. 49. etüd / 40. etüd (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (track 10)
Magyar etüdök: III. 90. etüd (Vásár) (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (track 11)
Magány (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (track 5)
Pápainé (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (track 6)
Reggel (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (track 8)
Éjszaka (1988-11-07 – 1988-11-10) (track 7)
Bujdosó (1990-01-12) (track 12)
Haj, ifjúság! (1990-01-12) (track 20)
Kállai kettős (1990-01-12) (track 13)
Két kánon: II. Pletykázó asszonyok (1990-01-12) (track 19)
Lakodalmas (1990-01-12) (track 14)
Mátraszentimrei dalok: III. Gomb, gomb (1990-01-12) (track 17)

Release

ASIN: UK: B003D0ZNLU [info]