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Catherine Perrin / Les Violons du Roy / Mathieu Lussier

La Cigale Et Les Violons

  • Type CD
  • Label Atma Classique
  • UPC 0722056269322
  • Catalog number ACD 22693
  • Release date 15 August 2014
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About the album

According to Catherine Perrin, who came up with the original concept for this project: “Some fables simply call for a musical setting. I found the perfect ones in Jean-Philippe Rameau’s Pièces de clavecin en concert. The great miracle-worker in this project was composer Denis Gougeon. Some of the fables — ‘The Tortoise and the Hare’, ‘The Ant and the Cricket’ — are so well known that he was able to relate them purely in music. For others, he created magnificent cinema for the ear.”

Catherine Perrin leads a very active double life as a harpsichordist and broadcaster. She performs in venues throughout Quebec with groups such as the Ensemble contemporain de Montréal, Les Violons du Roy, and I Musici de Montréal. From 2000 to 2004, she co-hosted Le Septième, a multi Gémeaux award winning TV show about film, broadcasted by Télé-Québec. Perrin presented the cultural shows On fait tous du show business and Six dans la cité for Radio-Canada television. She now hosts Médium large, a radio program on culture and society broadcast on the Ici Radio-Canada Première network.

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    Introduction
     
    02:32
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    2
    Le Corbeau et le Renard
     
    01:37
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    3
    Menuet en sol mineur (intermède)
     
    02:46
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    4
    Le Lion amoureux
     
    03:58
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    La Forqueray (intermède)
     
    03:54
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    Le Lièvre et la Tortue
     
    02:13
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    7
    La Poule aux oeufs d’or
     
    04:44
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    8
    Le Chêne et le Roseau
     
    03:13
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    9
    La Cigale et la Fourmi
     
    02:14
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    10
    Le Renard et la Cigogne
     
    09:05
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    Les deux Pigeons
     
    02:50
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    La Livri (intermède)
     
    01:31
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    Le Lion et le Rat
     
    03:28
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    Le Lièvre et les Grenouilles
     
    03:00
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    La Pantomime (intermède)
     
    03:24
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    16
    La Grenouille qui veut se faire aussi grosse que le Boeuf
     
    02:28
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    Tambourins
     
    01:57

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