Messiaen: Thème et variations (arr. Handy), Louange Á  l'éternité de Jésus. Martinu: Cello Sonata no.1. Carter: Cello Sonata. Cutler: Music for Parakeets


With this, his first solo disc, British cellist Lionel Handy marks both last year’s Messiaen and Carter centenaries and his own miraculous return to playing after serious injury.

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