- Debussy (orch. Matthews) La cathédrale engloutie, 5′
- Bach Organ solo, 10′
- Messiaen O Sacrum Convivium, 5′
- Messiaen Dieu parmi nous, 10′
- Debussy Danse sacrée et danse profane, 9′
- Debussy Le Martyre de Saint Sébastien, 35′
Debussy said that “I have made mysterious Nature my religion”. But a very personal spirituality illuminates everything he wrote; an enduring inspiration to his disciple Messiaen and proof that profundity and passion can go hand in hand – though the gorgeous, enigmatic Le Martyre de Saint Sébastien caused a scandal when it was first performed. Music to ravish the senses as well as the soul.
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