Donald Macleod discusses Koechlin's visit the New World in 1918. Plus, his symphonic poem based on Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book", "The Spring Running".
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Paysages Et Marines - Calm Morning
Performer: Zurich Mobile Ensemble
Paysages Et Marines
Quintet no.1 for piano and strings
Performer: Antigone Quartet
Performer: Sarah Lavaud - Piano
La Course de printemps - symphonic poem after Kipling Op 95
The Spring Running [symphonic poem after The Jungle Book]
Performer: RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Performer: David ZINMAN - Conductor
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