Esa-Pekka Salonen

Esa-Pekka Salonen : Esa-Pekka Salonen & Orchestre de Paris: Claude Debussy - La Mer

Recorded at the Salle Pleyel, 8 March 2011

Orchestre de Paris
Esa-Pekka Salonen - conductor

Claude Debussy - La Mer

0:52 I. De l'aube à midi sur la mer
10:06 II. Jeux de vagues
17:43 III. Dialogue du vent et de la mer

Watch the full concert: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxEMgHGrAPM&list=PLBjoEdEVMABLaKeEEZglMr4TmrkToDLFB

Esa-Pekka Salonen is particularly renowned for his expertise in music of the 20th century. In this concert, he conducts Debussy and Ravel for the first time with the Orchestre de Paris. It is also a rare opportunity to hear the maestro conducting Classical repertoire, specifically Beethoven.