Milhaud Little Symphony no. 1, op. 43 “Le Printemps”

performed by the Orchestre de Radio Luxembourg under the composer’s baton (cover image by Trevor Cole) I apologize in advance. Today and tomorrow, there will be three posts each. You’ll see why. Beginning in 1917, in his mid-twenties, Darius Milhaud … Continue reading Milhaud Little Symphony no. 1, op. 43 “Le Printemps”

Darius Milhaud: Symphony No. 1

This article has been marked as in need of a revisit. That’s where I feel like I didn’t do the piece justice or have more to say (usually because I didn’t know it nearly well enough or didn’t have the right perspective). I’ll keep the original article for posterity, but publish a new version that will eventually be linked here for my new take on it. performed by the Radio-Sinfonieorchester Basel under Alun Francis I’ve listened to this one at least three or four times… Almost. Just not in its entirety. So I gave it my full attention this morning. … Continue reading Darius Milhaud: Symphony No. 1