Biography of Jacques Ibert (1890-1962)

15.08.1890
Born in Paris
Studies at Paris conservatory with Faure und Gedalge, disrupted by World War I. During that time piano player in a silent picture cinema.
1919
Winner of Rome Price
1930
Trois pieces breves for woodwind quintet
24.02.1934
Premiere of the flute concerto, played by Moyse with Gaubert being the conductor
1937
Head of french academy in Rome, later on head of the Paris opera
1955
Head of Union Theatres Lyriques in Paris
1956
Member of Institute de France
05.02.1962
Dies in Paris

Sheet music for flute:

Aria (Bearbeitung)
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(flute (oboe (violin)), clarinet (cello) in H flat, piano)
Alphonse Leduc, A. L. 18.038
Rating: easy
  1. Larghetto
Clarinet and flute in a score which is includes two times (good for practising). The piano part is a complete score. Good, robust paper.
Originally for violin, cello and piano and dedicated to the Trio Cortot, Thibaut and Casals. This edition is by Arthur Hoeree.


Concerto
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(flute, piano orchestral excerpt)
Alphonse Leduc, Al 18761
Rating: very difficult
  1. Allegro
  2. Andante
  3. Allegro scherzando


Deux mouvements
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(flute, oboe (flute), clarinet, bassoon)
Alphonse Leduc, AL 16 633
Rating: difficult
  1. Allant
  2. Assez vif et rythme


Entracte (a-moll)
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(flute (violin), guitar)
Alphonse Leduc, AL 21346
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro vivo
Written in 1937


Histoires - La Cage de cristal (G-Dur)
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(flute, piano)
Alphonse Leduc, A. L. 18 129
Rating: easy
  1. Un peu vite


Histoires - La meneuse de tortues d'or (F-Dur)
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(flute, piano)
Alphonse Leduc, AL 18126
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Un peu allant


histoires - Le petit ane blanc (G-Dur)
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(flute, piano)
Alphonse Leduc, AL 18127
Rating: easy
  1. Avec une tranquille bonne humeur


Piece pour flute seule
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(flute)
Alphonse Leduc, A. L. 19 306
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Andante - Vivo - Andante
In 1936 composed during a dinner invitation and dedicated to Moyse. The guests had asked for a part of the flute concerto by Ibert. As there was no piano available, Ibert retreated and wrote Piece for Moyse.


CDs with/from Jacques Ibert

Danish National Symphony Orchestra Wind Quintet, Ralf Gothoni
French Music for Wind Quintet (2005)
Poulenc - Ibert - Milhaud - Francaix
    Francis Poulenc: Sextet for Piano and wind quintet:
  1. Allegro vivace (08:11:00)
  2. Divertissement - Andantino (04:49:00)
  3. Finale - Prestissimo (05:40:00)
  4. Jacques Ibert: Trois pieces breves:
  5. Allegro (00:00:02)
  6. Andante (01:38:00)
  7. Assez lent - Allegro scherzando (02:53:00)
  8. Darius Milhaud: La cheminee du roi Rene, op. 205:
  9. Cortege (02:04:00)
  10. Aubade (01:49:00)
  11. Jongleurs (01:11:00)
  12. La Maousinglade (02:34:00)
  13. Joutes sur l´arc (00:54:00)
  14. Chasse a Valabre (00:00:01)
  15. Madrigal - Nocturne (02:36:00)
  16. Jean Françaix: Wind Quintet No. 1:
  17. Andante tranquillo - Allegro assai (04:27:00)
  18. Presto (04:36:00)
  19. Theme and Variations Andante - L´istesso tempo - Andantino con moto - Lento - Vivo - Andante (07:05:00)
  20. Tempo di marcia francese (04:19:00)
Pro Arte Wind Quintet
    Jacques Ibert: Trois Pieces Breves:
  1. Allegro (02:28:00)
  2. Andante (01:33:00)
  3. Assez lent; Allegro scherzando (03:01:00)
  4. Jean Françaix: Quintette (1948):
  5. Andante tranquillo; Allegro assai (04:11:00)
  6. Presto - Trio Un poco piu lento (04:02:00)
  7. Tema con Variazioni (06:28:00)
  8. Tempo di marcia francese (04:00:00)
  9. Decide (03:58:00)
  10. Romance (02:38:00)
  11. Final (04:29:00)
  12. Arthur Honegger: Danse de la Chevre (03:45:00)
  13. Darius Milhaud: La Cheminee du Roi Rene:
  14. Cortege (02:01:00)
  15. Aubade (01:39:00)
  16. Jongleurs (01:13:00)
  17. La Maousinglade (02:23:00)
  18. Joutes dur l'Art (00:56:00)
  19. Chasse a Valabre (01:34:00)
  20. Madrigal - Nocturne (02:23:00)
Michael Beier, Ketil Christensen, Toke Lund Christiansen, Anne Soe Hansen, Per Jacobsen, Per Jensen, Björn Carl Nielsen, Ingolf Olsen, Tine Rehling, Per Salo, Asger Svendsen, Niels Thomsen, Niels Ullner
jpc
    Trois pieces breves:
  1. I. Allegro (02:21:00)
  2. II. Andante (01:41:00)
  3. III. Assez lent, allegretto scherzando vivo (02:52:00)
  4. Piece (04:10:00)
  5. Entr'acte (03:08:00)
  6. Deux mouvements:
  7. I. Allant (04:27:00)
  8. II. Assez vif et rythme (02:45:00)
  9. Deux Interludes:
  10. I. Andante expressivo (03:44:00)
  11. II. Allegro vivo (04:00:00)
  12. Jeux:
  13. I. Anime (02:35:00)
  14. II. Tendre (02:59:00)
  15. Aria (04:18:00)
  16. Le Jardinier de Samos:
  17. No. 1 Ouverture  (03:11:00)
  18. No. 2 Air de danse (02:21:00)
  19. No. 3 Prelude du 2eme acte (02:53:00)
  20. No. 4 Prelude du 4eme acte (02:26:00)
  21. No. 5 Prelude du 5eme acte (01:59:00)
  22. Histoires:
  23. I. La meneuse de tortues d'or (03:36:00)
  24. II. Le petit ane blanc (02:07:00)
  25. V. Dans la maison triste (02:25:00)
  26. VIII. La cage de cristal (01:21:00)
  27. IX. La marchande d'eau fraiche (02:20:00)
  28. X. Le cortege de Balkis (02:12:00)
Danish National Symphony Orchestra Wind Quintet, Charles Dutoit, James Galway, Hiroyuki Iwaki, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
James Galway plays Flute Concertos (CD 12/12) (2011)
Ibert - NIelsen - Mayer
jpc
    Jacques Ibert: Concerto for Flute & Orchestra:
  1. Allegro (04:20:00)
  2. Andante (07:13:00)
  3. Allegro scherzando (07:32:00)
  4. Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Flute & Orchestra FS119:
  5. Allegro moderato (10:46:00)
  6. Allegretto - Adagio ma non troppo - Allegretto (07:13:00)
  7. John Mayer: Concerto for Flute & Orchestra "Mandala ki Råga Sangeet":
  8. I (07:01:00)
  9. II (06:20:00)
  10. III (03:19:00)
  11. IV (02:32:00)
  12. V (04:36:00)
Peter-Lukas Graf, Michio Kobayashi
  1. Cecil Chaminade: Concertino (08:02:00)
  2. Georges Hüe: Fantaisie (07:50:00)
  3. Georges Enescu: Cantabile et Presto (05:48:00)
  4. Philippe Gaubert: Nocturne et Allegro scherzando (05:58:00)
  5. Albert Roussel: Joueurs de Flute:
  6. Pan (02:59:00)
  7. Tityre (01:08:00)
  8. Krishna (03:36:00)
  9. Mr. de la Pejaudie (01:47:00)
  10. Olivier Messiaen: Le Merle noir (05:26:00)
  11. Claude Debussy: Syrinx (03:12:00)
  12. Arthur Honegger: Danse de la chevre (03:04:00)
  13. Jacques Ibert: Piece (05:54:00)
jpc
  1. Marin Marais: Les Folies d'Espagne (23:56:00)
  2. Henri Tomasi: Sonatine:
  3. Prelude et Scherzo (03:42:00)
  4. Pastorale (04:09:00)
  5. Final. Capriccio (03:19:00)
  6. Jacques Ibert: Piece pour flute seule (05:11:00)
  7. Caprice (02:01:00)
  8. Pavane (02:27:00)
  9. Saltarelle (01:26:00)
  10. Allemande (03:02:00)
  11. Menuet (02:49:00)
  12. Marche (01:58:00)
  13. André Jolivet: Asceses pour flute seule:
  14. Pour que demeure le secret. Nous tairons jusqu'au silence. (04:16:00)
  15. O femme qui ne sais que tu portais en toi le monde (05:07:00)
  16. Claude Debussy: Syrinx (02:37:00)
Mihae Lee, Kurt Redel
Musique Francaise pour flute et piano (1993)
jpc
    Francis Poulenc: Sonate:
  1. Allegro malincolico (04:26:00)
  2. Cantilena (03:55:00)
  3. Presto giocoso (03:38:00)
  4. Albert Roussel: Andante et Scherzo op. 51 (04:41:00)
  5. Anime - Tendre (05:27:00)
  6. Maurice Ravel: Piece en forme de habanera (02:27:00)
  7. Albert Roussel: Joueurs de flute, op. 27:
  8. Pan (03:07:00)
  9. Tityre (01:06:00)
  10. Krishna (03:32:00)
  11. Mr. de la Pejaudie (01:48:00)
  12. Albert Roussel: Aria (02:31:00)
  13. Claude Debussy: Syrinx (02:40:00)
  14. Darius Milhaud: Sonatine:
  15. Tendre (04:16:00)
  16. Souple (00:00:02)
  17. Clair (02:39:00)
Eric Le Sage, Emmanuel Pahud
Paris (1997)
jpc
    Francis Poulenc: Sonate:
  1. I. Allegro malinconico (04:38:00)
  2. II. Cantilena (04:16:00)
  3. III. Presto giocoso (03:38:00)
  4. Henri Dutilleux: Sonatine:
  5. Allegro (03:58:00)
  6. Andante (01:18:00)
  7. Anime (03:56:00)
  8. Moderato (04:03:00)
  9. Andante espressivo (03:19:00)
  10. Anime (02:02:00)
  11. Anime (02:41:00)
  12. Tendre (02:33:00)
  13. Darius Milhaud: Sonatine:
  14. Tendre (03:43:00)
  15. Souple (02:28:00)
  16. Clair (02:25:00)
  17. Jacques Ibert: Aria (03:44:00)
  18. Olivier Messiaen: Le merle noir (05:57:00)
  19. André Jolivet: Chant de Linos (11:19:00)
Natalia Gerakis, Ulrike Neubacher
Terra e Aria (2008)
Musik für Flöte und Harfe
jpc
  1. Claude Debussy: Syrinx (00:00:02)
  2. Claude Debussy: La fille aux cheveux de Lin (02:26:00)
  3. Gabriel Fauré: Morceau de concours (02:58:00)
  4. Georg Friedrich Händel: Allegro aus dem Harfenkonzert in B-dur (04:33:00)
  5. Christoph Willibald Gluck: Reigen seliger Geister (06:06:00)
  6. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Variationen über das Lied "Ah! vous dirais-je Maman" (06:02:00)
  7. Georg Philipp Telemann: Fantasie Nr. 1:
  8. Vivace - Adagio/Allegro - Allegro (03:26:00)
  9. Johann Sebastian Bach: Sonate in C-Dur, BWV 1033:
  10. Andante (01:26:00)
  11. Allegro (01:47:00)
  12. Adagio (01:57:00)
  13. Menuett I & II (02:57:00)
  14. Gabriel Fauré: Sicilienne aus Pelleas & Melisande (03:55:00)
  15. Alfredo Rolando Ortiz: Ecuador für Harfe solo (04:30:00)
  16. Maurice Ravel: Pièce en forme de Habanera (03:09:00)
  17. Jacques Ibert: Entr'acte (00:00:03)

Literature von/über Jacques Ibert

Last edit 05.01.2012