Poulenc wears his Parisian sexuality out and proudmain
The first Lebrecht Album of the Week for 2020:
No happier way to start a year than Francis Poulenc, few grimmer than Charles Koechlin. This album opens with the little-played Poulenc Sinfonietta, originally intended as a string quartet and allegedly thrown in a Paris gutter when it did not work out. …
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The pianist is Artur Pizzaro.