Paavo Järvi and the Orchestre de Paris’ recording of works by Dutilleux has been voted “Best Contemporary Orchestral Recording (20th and 21st century) by Germany’s prestigious ECHO Klassik Awards in Germany. The programme features three works by the late Henri Dutilleux (1916 – 2013), widely considered the most important French composer of the second half of the 20th century: Sur le même accord “Nocturne for violin and orchestra”, with violinist Christian Tetzlaff, the Symphony No.1 and Métaboles. The Erato release, which coincided with the inauguration of the Philharmonie de Paris in January this year, has received worldwide critical acclaim and was also nominated by the German Record Critics’ Award as one of the best contemporary recordings of the year. Celebrating the start of his final season in […]