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CLASSIC fM: New Releases features; 'Pulsations' by Angele Dubeau & La Pieta

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Throughout the week Classic FM's presenters bring you the best new recordings, including world exclusives and premiere broadcasts of latest releases. John Suchet plays a track from his featured Album of the Week at 10.15am every weekday. John Brunning plays a track from his featured Drive Discovery at 6.20pm every weekday. This week: 28 October 2019, it's Encores by Nelson Freire and Pulsations by Angèle Dubeau.

Regarded as one of the most prominent violinists in Canada, Angèle Dubeau has played in the world's greatest concert halls. She was introduced to the violin at a very young age, and at just 15, she became the youngest student ever to receive first prize in violin at the Montréal Conservatory of Music. Her recent release features music from the contemporary composers she names as her inspiration, including Einaudi, Gregson, Richter and more. About the album, she says;

"A pulsation marks time, it infuses its rhythm in it and also evokes the heart. "Just like those composers whose music calls out to me and who, with their unique signatures, mark time, our time; Olafur Arnalds, Jean-Michel Blais, Ludovico Einaudi, Alex Baranowski, Craig Armstrong, Peter Gregson, Yann Tiersen, Abel Korzeniowski, Johan Johannsson, Max Richter, Dalal..."