Track listing


Claude Debussy

Preludes Book Two

1 Brouillards (Mists/Fog)   2:24

Feuilles mortes (Autumn leaves)   2:42

La Puerta del Vino (The Wine Gate)   3:07

4 “Les Fées sont d’exquises danseuses” (“The fairies are exquisite dancers”)   2:30

La terrasse des audiences au clair de lune (The terrace for moonlight audiences)   4:04

6 Ondine (Water nymph)   2:48

Les tierces alternées (Alternating thirds)   2:28

8 Feux d’artifice (Fireworks) 3:50


Olivier Messiaen

Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus

IV Regard de la Vierge (Gaze of the Virgin)  4:34

10 XI Première communion de la Vierge (First communion of the Virgin) 5:55

11 XVI Regard des prophètes, des bergers et des Mages (Gaze of the prophets, shepherds, and wise men)   3:20

12  II Regard de l’étoile (Gaze of the star)  2:40

13  XIV Regard des Anges (Gaze of the Angels)   4:32

14  VIII Regard des hauteurs (Gaze of the heights)  2:21

15 XIII Noël (Carol)   3:29


Pierre Boulez

16 Première Sonate (First Sonata) 10:15


Pierre Boulez

17  Troisième Sonate pour piano (Formant 2-TROPE) (Third Sonata)  8:10




Preludes Book Two & Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus

Recorded at Harmonie German Canadian Club, Toronto ON, Canada

Session Producer Richard Coulter

Recording Session Engineer David Quinney


Première Sonate

Concert recorded live, September 2003, at the Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto ON, Canada for the Presentation of the Glenn Gould Prize to Pierre Boulez

Session Producer Mark Steinmetz

Recording Session Engineer Doug Doctor


Troisième Sonate pour piano

Recorded live at Walter Hall, University of Toronto in Toronto ON, Canada

Session Producer Richard Coulter

Recording Session Engineer David Quinney


Preludes, Vingt Regards, and Troisième Sonate are archival concert recordings originally aired by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Music compiling and editing David Jaeger


Publicist, program notes editor Linda Litwack

Cover Art Christina Petrowska Quilico


General Manager of Audio & Sessions Jan Košulič

Audio Director, Addtl. Mastering Lucas Paquette


Executive Producer Bob Lord


Executive A&R Sam Renshaw

A&R Director Brandon MacNeil


VP, Design & Marketing Brett Picknell

Art Director Ryan Harrison

Design Edward A. Fleming

Publicity Patrick Niland, Sara Warner








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