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snyprrr

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Sauget's Chateau
« on: October 24, 2017, 05:33:52 PM »
Henri Sauget (1901-1989)

I thought there was already a Thread, but it seems not?

I'm listening to Sauget for the very first time right now. The String Quartet No.3 (1979) was a bit too mature, perhaps, for me, with darker emotions than the cheerful No.2 (1949), which I am listening to at this very moment. It certainly has much of the SQs of Debussy/Ravel, with, I'm sure, a healthy dollop of Stravinsky- Neo-Classical it it!

Sauget does not figure very well on Amazon, and has a sketchy YouTube presence. His Guitar Music may be lingering legacy, along with some old LPs I will have to check out, of Symphonies and a Piano Concerto.

Surely someone has the skinny here?

snyprrr

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Re: Sauget's Chateau
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2017, 05:42:11 PM »
Cello Concerto

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYA7RKya0A0


I'm watching this now. Hey, to be compared to Honegger's CC should be all the compliment this cheerfully pastoral work needs.

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Re: Sauget's Chateau
« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2017, 08:11:08 AM »
"Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm" (Churchill).