Quartet For The End Of Time

Pianist Steven Osborne presents his insights into Olivier Messien’s Quartet for the End of Timea landmark work for piano, clarinet, violin and cello, composed whilst Messiaen was an inmate of a Nazi prisoners of war camp and premiering in that camp in 1941, performed by Messiaen and three other prisoners.

Posted on August 19, 2014 @ 16.54