Martin Fröst - Messiaen: Quatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time) (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 47:15 minutes | 843 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital Booklet
Olivier Messiaen is one of the great composers of the 20th century and the Quartet for the End of Time is probably his most original and poignant chamber work. The album pushes all kinds of boundaries, first of all through its genesis in a concentration camp, through the unusual combination of the instruments, and then through the performance by Martin Fröst himself who is known for pushing musical & technical boundaries: "There is something approaching the supernatural about his command of his instrument said The New York Times.