Arthur Honegger

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Arthur Honegger (French: [aʁtyʁ ɔnɛɡɛːʁ]; 10 March 1892 – 27 November 1955) was a Swiss composer, who was born in France and lived a large part of his life in Paris. He was a member of Les Six. His most frequently performed work is probably the orchestral work Pacific 231, which was inspired by the sound of a steam locomotive.

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Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1986 Symphonie no. 1 & Œuvres symphoniques Arthur Honegger 1
1986 Symphonie No. 2 "Pour cordes" & No. 4 " Deliciae Basilienses" (Symphonieorchester des Bayerishen Rundfunks feat. Charles Dutoit) Arthur Honegger 1
1988 Symphony No. 2 / Phèdre Suite / Three Extracts from "Napoleon" (USSR Ministry of Culture Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky) Arthur Honegger 1
1988 Symphony no. 2 / Concerto da camera / Prelude, Arioso & Fughetta Arthur Honegger; I Musici de Montréal, Yuli Turovsky 1
1993 Symphony no. 5 "Di tre re" / Symphony no. 3 "Liturgique" / Pacific 231 Arthur Honegger; The Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Järvi 1
1994 Symphony No. 2 / Symphony No. 3 "Liturgique" / Pacific 231 (Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra feat. conductor: Mariss Jansons) Arthur Honegger 1
1997 König David, Urfassung 1921 (Ölberg-Chor feat. conductor: Ingo Schulz) Arthur Honegger 1
1999 King David (Chorus & Orchestra of St. John's Cathedral, Denver, Colorado feat. conductor: Donald Pearson, narrator: Erik Sandvold) Arthur Honegger 1
2004 La musique de chambre Arthur Honegger 1
2005 Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher (Chœurs de Radio France & Orchestre National de France feat. conductor: Seiji Ozawa) Arthur Honegger 1
2008 Une Cantate de Noël / "Amphion" Prelude, Fugue et Postlude / Cello Concerto / Horace victorieux Arthur Honegger; BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, Thierry Fischer, Alban Gerhardt, James Rutherford 1
2009 Honegger's Le Roi David (Atelier Europa Cantat XVII Utrecht feat. conductor: Laurent Gendre, soprano: Laila Sbaiti, alto: Mirjam Schreur, tenor: Bart de Kegel, recitant: Sébastien Dutrieux, orchestra: Niedersächsisches Jugendsinfonieorchester) Arthur Honegger 1
2010 L'œuvre pour piano Arthur Honegger; Jean-François Antonioli 1
König David (Philharmonischer Chor Köln / Sinfonieorchester Wuppertal feat. conductor: Hort Meinardus) Arthur Honegger 1
Le Roi David Arthur Honegger 1
Symphonien Nos. 2 and 3 "Liturgique" Arthur Honegger; Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan 1
Symphonies Nos. 2 & 3 (Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra feat. conductor: Herbert von Karajan) Arthur Honegger 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1996 Les Choéphores Compilation Milhaud, Roussel, Honegger; New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein 1
1999 Stravinsky: Le Sacre du printemps / Honegger: Symphonie No. 3 "Liturgique" Compilation Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский, Arthur Honegger; Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan 1
1999 Symphonies Nos. 1-5 / Pacific 231 / Rugby Compilation Arthur Honegger; Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Charles Dutoit 2
2003 Cocteau et la musique Compilation Cocteau, Satie, Poulenc, Milhaud, Durey, Auric, Honegger & Germaine Tailleferre 2 1

Album + Soundtrack

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2004 Les Misérables Soundtrack Arthur Honegger 1

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