Listen Live at Lunch: A French Afternoon
Charles Gounod — Où voulez-vous aller?
Camille Saint-Saëns — Une flûte invisible
André Caplet — Viens! Une flute invisible soupire...
Jacques Ibert — Deux stèles orientées (No. 2: On me dit)
Maurice Ravel — Shéhérazade ("La flute enchantee")
Claude Debussy — Syrinx
Philippe Gaubert — Piece romantique
Jules Massenet — Elégie/O doux printemps d'autrefois (Elégie)
Gabriel Fauré — Ici-bas!, Op. 8, No. 3
Claude Debussy — "Fantoches" from Fêtes galantes, CD 26, L. 21
Gabriel Fauré — 4 Songs, Op. 39 (No. 2: Fleur jetee)
A program of music for voice, flute, cello, and piano by French composers of the 19th and 20th Centuries.
About Alistair MacRae, cello
Cellist Alistair MacRae has appeared as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral principal throughout North America and in Europe, Asia, South America, and the Middle East. His playing has been praised for its "rich sound and lyrical phrasing" (Palm Beach Daily News) and his performances have been featured in radio broadcasts across the United States on WQXR, WWFM, WDAV, WCQS, KING FM, and Vermont Public Radio. MacRae is the Cordelia Wikarski-Miedel Artist in Residence, cello and chamber music at the University of Puget Sound. http://alistairmacrae.net/