ESA-PEKKA SALONEN, Conductor
THE PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
LONDON SINFONIETTA VOICES
GYORGY LIGETI (1923-)
Le Grand Macabre (1997 Version)
Car Horn Prelude
Scene One: Dies Irae
Away, you swag-pot!
Oh...! - Amanda! Can do no more!
Ha-ha-ha-ha! Hey! Give me my requisites, slave
Melting snow is thy breast
Second Car Horn Prelude
Scene Two: One! Two! Three! Five!
Shapely and attractive figure
Stop! - Sh!... Quiet, for heaven's sake!
Who's there? A Man? - A Man!
Finale: Fire and death I bring
Scene Three: Door Bell Prelude
Arse licker, arse-kisser!
Tsk... - Pssst! Ha! Head of my Secret Service
Ahh! ...Secret cypher!
Hurray, hurray! My wife is dead, hurray!
Woe! Ooh! For the day of wrath
There's no need to fear
Up! - Drink! - Up!
Galimatias: Hmm! It's delicious
Where am I? What time is it?
Scene Four: Ghost Astradamors, are you dead?
Finale. Passacaglia: Ah, it was good
Recorded on february 5,7,9,11&13 1999[SONY S2K 62312]