Arnaud Dumond & Pierre Pesnon: Rencontre du 2nd Type
Two very different guitarists, Arnaud Dumond and Pierre Pesnon, masters of the classical and folk guitar respectively, are internationally recognized, each in his own field. Faced with the success of their yearly joint concerts, which brought together large audiences of music lovers and students, the duo built a unique repertoire of its kind, with their two guitar styles: classical and folk. Two musical cultures, which complement and enhance each other by mixing 5 centuries of “Classical” music with the most energetic folk style, creating a musical landscape of enormous beauty, sensibility, energy and modernity.
Arnaud Dumond : Une Guitare Dans Le Romantisme
This album brings together the art of Arnaud Dumond performing his classical-romantic repertoire. The beauty of his interpretations will make even the most skeptical enjoy this warm approach to this beautiful repertoire. For over some twenty years he has outdone himself as a most unique guitarist-composers and educator of international level. He asserts himself as one of those rare instrumentalists-composers who has given the guitar an unexpected dimension.
Arnaud Dumond : Works for Guitar Vol. 1 (Œuvres pour Guitar Vol. 1)
This album presents different facets of Arnaud Dumond's most unique talents and abilities not only as a remarkable guitarist of international renown, but also as a continuously studied composer for solo guitar. His sensibility, his incredible sound, his energy are complemented by his ability to imitate nature through his playing forming a dramaturgy of music, incredible sounds all based in formal musical construction. He has won numerous international prestigious awards he and has given the acoustic guitar an unexpected dimension. His repertoire of original compositions included in this production ranges from 4 sonatas to five French tributes to Couperin, Poulenc, Milhaud, Debussy and Ravel, one style study and one piece for MIDI guitar.
Arnaud Dumond : Works for Guitar Vol. 2 (Œuvres pour Guitar Vol. 2)
This second volume written for solo guitar includes original works and arrangements of famous works: among them we will love the unpublished and unique version of Handel's famous Sarabande, like that of Schubert's Ave Maria, or the wonderful song based upon an Irish Renaissance “tune”. As for his personal works - apart from the sounding sonata n ° 8 and the feverish Prelude 24, the 2 cycles of works presented here are among the most daring of his writing: 5 Haïkus and 9 Leçons de Ténèbres which resonate in a splendid setting in soundstaging, going from shadow to light.
Arnaud Dumond : Great Guitar Classics (Les Grands Classiques de la Guitare)
An astonishing album where the expression of freedom, beauty, intelligence and the need to be authentic through music overshadow all technical issues tied to the intricate and beautiful performances. His repertoire on this production ranges from the most beautiful Spanish guitar repertoire to anonymous works and his own compositions.
Arnaud Dumond & Vincent LeGall : Flammes & Co
The two guitarists-composers-improvisers of international stature, Arnaud Dumond & Vincet LeGall, glorify and immortalize Spanish and universal masterpieces with a bewildering facility, by fusing a mesmerizing Classical style with the spirit and power of Flamenco. The musical pieces are revisited, magnified, developed and performed with an orchestral dimension, which takes the listener into a world-music fusion adventure. They have performed and they continue to perform extensively in France and their music has transcended to other European countries, Australia and China.
Arnaud Dumond & William Parrot : Works for Guitar & Recorder
Two very different amazing artists, masters of the classical guitar and the recorder respectively, are internationally recognized, each in his own field. The duo built a unique repertoire of its kind to complement and enhance each other.'s virtuosity They have mixed their sensitivity to create a musical landscape of relaxing beauty.