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Akiko Suwanai (violin), Orchestre National de Lyon conducted by Jun Markl. Takemitsu: Green. Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy. Ravel: Tzigane.

Jun Markl conducts the Orchestre de Lyon in a three-part concert tracing musical cross-fertilisations between East and West, and between France and Spain. A key influence on Takemitsu's Green was Debussy, who himself used oriental scales and sonorities on Pagodes and La mer.

Akiko Suwanai (violin)
Orchestre National de Lyon
Jun Markl (conductor)

Takemitsu: Green
Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy
Ravel: Tzigane.

40 minutes

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