Im memoriam: Henri Dutilleux

Sad news announced that the composer Henri Dutilleux has died at the age of ninety-seven.

Here’s his ravishing, euphoric Mystère de  l’instant, written in 1989.

Dutilleux

Image: Schott

Read more about the beguiling, colourful and evocative soundworld of Henri Dutilleux in Tom Service’s blog for The Guardian here.

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