XXth Century : A World on the Move

Xxth Century : A World On The Move

Belle Epoque and the Industrial Revolution. The beginning of the 20th. century in France connotes social, technological and artistic revolution. Western culture saw its relationship between time and work undergo a sea change marked by the frantic rhythm of industrial progress. The birth of cinema and its musical universe, impressionism, art nouveau, cabarets, the jazz age, imitating the hectic rhythms of cities and industry…the titles on this playlist reflect a culture in perpetual motion, a world reinventing itself, never still…

Suggested playlists

Album Title Alt. Duration Compo/Artist Description Keywords
CEZ4039 Voyage vers l'Aubrac
[CEZ4039 - 27]
0 2'56 Jean Michel Hervé The emotion of the return... String quartet and electric bass... destiny, neo-classical music, heritage, politics, driving [...]
CEZ4069 Busybody
[CEZ4069 - 28]
0 1'27 Gréco Casadesus Intense & crescendo. Symphony orchestra with xylophone. crescendo, arts & crafts, destiny, driving, mechanical [...]
CEZ4068 Création
[CEZ4068 - 12]
1 2'43 Selma Mutal Determined & positive. Piano, harp, glockenspiel, marimba, xylophone, vibes & celesta. walking, scansion, politics, strict, human resources [...]
CEZ4062 Dexterity
[CEZ4062 - 17]
0 1'04 Bernard Becker, Armand Boileau Circular & positive. Neo-classical. Woodwind & string ensemble. arts & crafts, 19th century, cyclic, insects, strict [...]
CEV3030 The Magic Of Movement Part 2
[CEV3030 - 19]
0 1'14 Marc-Olivier Dupin Bouncy & joyful. Minor vers. of Tr. 17. 1900, 1920, silent movie, retro cinema, driving [...]
CEZ4351 Time is on the Move
[CEZ4351 - 3]
3 2'37 Guy Skornik, Elisabeth Skornik Cyclic, punctuated & obstinate. Electronics & staccato strings. Science/Investigation. relentless, time (tick-tock), corporate, investigation, opening credits [...]
CEZ4390 English Garden Maze
[CEZ4390 - 7]
0 2'12 Elisabeth Skornik, Guy Skornik Step by step, suspended & cautious. 3 pianos in a chorus fx & resonance. destiny, interrogative, mysterious, introspective, patient [...]
CEO2078 Nyugati Railway Station
[CEO2078 - 2]
0 1'19 Gréco Casadesus Adventure. East Europe. Joyful, urgent & light. Cimbalom, string orchestra & bassoon. string orchestra, funny, cavalcade, childhood, heritage [...]
CEZ4282 Faster and Faster
[CEZ4282 - 4]
0 1'04 Anne-Sophie Versnaeyen Interrogative & mischievous. Solo alto violin. viola, tempo acceleration, arts & crafts, cyclic, pizzicato [...]
CEV3010 Eiffel Tower
[CEV3010 - 17]
0 2'41 Gérard Torikian Joyful & sophisticated. Ragtime for string quartet. impressionism, chamber music, old-fashioned, bouncy, slapstick [...]
CEZ4282 Battle in Lilliput
[CEZ4282 - 11]
0 0'50 Anne-Sophie Versnaeyen Determined & serious. Solo alto violin. viola, historical narrative, relentless, marcato, disturbing [...]
CEZ4082 The Discovery
[CEZ4082 - 26]
0 1'07 Marc-Olivier Dupin Light & confident. Piano, clarinet & cello trio. happy & joyful, 1900, clarinet (all), confident, bouncy [...]
CEZ4045 Place de Brouckere
[CEZ4045 - 27]
0 1'56 Denis Levaillant Intense & fast. Busy bass figure with snatched melody. Solo piano. silent movie, confident, cyclic, industry, acoustic piano [...]
CEZ4282 An Infernal Pace Alternate Version
[CEZ4282 - 25]
2 1'12 Anne-Sophie Versnaeyen Urgent & funny. Solo alto violin. viola, 1900, 1920, 1930, silent movie [...]
CEV3030 Melies
[CEV3030 - 21]
0 1'23 Pierre-Michel Sivadier Waltz. Tiptoes & nostalgic. Solo piano. 1900, silent movie, 1920, 1930, retro cinema [...]
CEV3030 Love Betrayed
[CEV3030 - 10]
0 1'43 Julien Vega Tormented & determined. Solo piano. silent movie, 1900, 1920, acoustic piano, 1930 [...]
GUM7106 Track Race
[GUM7106 - 2]
0 1'11 Didier Goret Ragtime. Urgent & bouncy. Solo piano. Fx 78 rpm. silent movie, funny, blooper, funny animals, fiery [...]
CEV3030 Modern Time
[CEV3030 - 12]
0 2'04 Julien Vega Mechanical & powerful. Solo piano. silent movie, 1900, 1920, slapstick, quirky [...]
CEV3010 Le Chat Noir
[CEV3010 - 1]
0 1'36 Pierre-André Athané Light & tender with a touch of burlesque. silent movie, circus music, 1900, impressionism, Twentieth century music [...]
CEZ4100 Rare Earth Elements
[CEZ4100 - 18]
0 1'26 Alice Guerlot-Kourouklis Nebulous & mysterious. Metalophones & electronics. circus music, time (tick-tock), magical, science, suspended atmosphere [...]
GMT8137 My Sweet Piano Piece
[GMT8137 - 14]
0 1'19 Patrick Moriceau Intrepid & Simple, Piano. circus music, tempo acceleration, silent movie, interrogative, retro cabaret [...]
CEZ4044 Time Passing By
[CEZ4044 - 17]
0 3'04 Pierre-André Athané Delicate & meditative. Reverie. Solo piano. social drama, interrogative, melancholic, acoustic piano, simple [...]
CEZ4113 Worker's Playtime
[CEZ4113 - 24]
0 2'23 Dominique Depret, Claire Vailler Bizarre & urgent. Bells, electronics & rhythm. Break @ 1'04. 124 BPM. bric-a-brac, time (tick-tock), quirky, metallic, funny [...]
CEZ4113 Water Clock
[CEZ4113 - 10]
0 1'34 Mathias Delplanque Patient & melancholic. Sanzas & electronics. 100 BPM. time (tick-tock), rain, steady, social drama, suspended atmosphere [...]
CEZ4103 Reversatile
[CEZ4103 - 19]
0 2'08 Elisabeth Skornik, Guy Skornik Mysterious & unstable. Backwards fx, electronics, strings & percussion @ 0'49. flash back, fx backwards, investigation, cyclic, slow motion [...]
CEZ4069 Get a Move On
[CEZ4069 - 1]
0 2'16 Patrick Chartol, Claire Michael, Jean-Michel Vallet Lyrics [...] Stirring & joyful. Piano, sax & rhythm. bouncy, arts & crafts, human resources, cyclic, industry [...]
CEZ4069 Robotics
[CEZ4069 - 9]
0 2'36 Patrick Chartol, Claire Michael, Jean-Michel Vallet Positive & mechanical. Instrumental ensemble with sax. arts & crafts, industry, robotic, strict, cyclic [...]
CEZ4281 Academism
[CEZ4281 - 12]
0 2'10 Dupin, Marc-Olivier Slow waltz. Old-fashionned & casual. Clarinet & piano duet. 19th century, arts , intimate, romantic music, 1900 [...]
CEZ4281 The Revolution of Photography
[CEZ4281 - 13]
0 2'00 Dupin, Marc-Olivier Insistent, tickling but delicate. Vibes, piano & harp. magical, crystalline, impressionism, luminous, arts & crafts [...]
CEZ4021 De Temps en Temps
[CEZ4021 - 3]
0 3'00 Bernard Parmegiani Horror. Menacing. Extract from 2nd movement of "Violostries". For violin & soundtrack. contemporary serious music, electroacoustic music, abstract art, contemporary art, intermittent [...]
CEZ4021 Laps 1
[CEZ4021 - 5]
0 0'20 Bernard Parmegiani Industry. Drones. Sound design. electroacoustic music, sequencing, quirky, 1960, contemporary art [...]
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