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Britten, Patterson, Byrnes, Yun, Takemitsu / Lavinia Meijer - Visions FLAC album

Performer: Britten
Genre: Classical music
Title: Visions
Released: 2009
Style: Modern
FLAC version ZIP size: 1400 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1655 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1234 mb
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Lavinia Meijer's new album, Visions, presents a varied picture of harp repertoire from the last forty years. Featured composers include Benjamin Britten, Toru Takemitsu and Isang Yun. Go Unlimited. Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample).

In 2009, Lavinia released a Super Audio CD album, produced by Channel Classics Records, entitled "Visions" with works from 20th century composers, including Benjamin Britten, Paul Patterson, Garrett Byrnes, Isang Yun and Toru Takemitsu.

Britten, Patterson, Byrnes, Yun, Takemitsu. Year of release: 2009. The Dancing White lady Patterson. 7. The Red-backed Spider Patterson. 8. The Black Widow Patterson.

See contact information and details about Lavinia Meijer. As an ambassador for the harp, Lavinia has inspired many composers to write music for her. She has worked together with the composers themselves to reach the best interpretation possible. She has premiered the following pieces: - Garrett Byrnes (USA) (site) – Villanelle for violin and harp, premiered with Tjeerd Top in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam o. .

Title: Visions - Lavinia Meijer. Description: Takemitsu: Stanza II for harp and tape, Britten: Suite Op. 83, Patterson: Spiders Op. 48, Bugs Op. 93, Yun: In Balance, Byrnes: Visions in Twilight. Lavinia Meijer (harp).

Harpist Lavinia Meijer 's second solo album for Channel Classics includes works written between 1969 and 2006, and features composers from Great Britain, the United States, South Korea, and Japan. It's an attractive collection of pieces, and Meijer plays them with assurance. She is able to convey both the delicacy for which her instrument is known, as well as the raw strength that some of these modern works require. The Britten Suite, Op.

83 PAUL PATTERSON - Spiders; Bugs GARRETT BYRNES - Visions in Twilight ISANG YUN - In Balance TORU TAKEMITSU - Stanza II for harp & tape. Channel Classics - 29709.

Harpist Lavinia Meijer plays works from 20th century composers, including Britten, Patterson, Byrnes, Yun and Takemitsu.

Lavinia Meijer (born in South-Korea, 1983 and adopted into a Dutch family) started to play the harp at the age of 9. Within two years she was admissioned to study at the young talent class of the conservatory of Utrecht (Bachelor) and later at the conservatory of Amsterdam (Master). Several composers . Paul Patterson (UK), Garrett Byrnes, and Jacob TV (Netherlands) have dedicated new compositions to her.

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Suite, Op. 83
Composed By – B. Britten*
1 Overture 3:04
2 Toccata 1:29
3 Nocturne 3:04
4 Fugue 1:14
5 Hymn, St. Denio 5:47
Spiders, Op. 48
Composed By – P. Patterson*
6 The Dancing White Lady 3:17
7 The Red-backed Spider 1:31
8 The Black Widow 3:24
9 Tarantula 2:26
Bugs, Op. 93
Composed By – P. Patterson*
10 Late Night ANT-ics! 3:01
11 The Lost Locust 4:03
12 Mosquito Massacre 5:12
13 Visions In Twilight
Composed By – G. Byrnes*
14 In Balance
Composed By – I. Yun*
15 Stanza II For Harp And Tape
Composed By – T. Takemitsu*

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Channel Classics Records bv
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Channel Classics Records bv
  • Recorded At – Doopsgezinde Remonstrantse Kerk Deventer
  • Distributed By – Channel Classics Records bv


  • Design [Cover Design] – Ad Van der Kouwe
  • Edited By [Additional Editing] – Rob Faber
  • Harp – Lavinia Meijer
  • Liner Notes – Hans Heg, Lavinia Meijer
  • Photography By – Marco Borggreve
  • Producer, Engineer [Recording Engineer], Edited By – C. Jared Sacks*


Recording date and location: August 2009, Doopsgezinde Kerk, Deventer

This recording can be played on all cd-players.
Super Audio-CD (SACD), DSD, Stereo, Multichannel, DDD, Surround / 5.0
Made in Austria

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 723385297093
  • Barcode (Text): 7 23385 29709 3
  • Label Code: LC 4481
  • Other (Spars Code): DDD