Vers la flamme (Poème), Op. 72 composed by Alexander Scriabin (1872-1915). Edited by Michael Schneidt and Valentina Rubcova. For Piano. Henle Music Folios. Softcover. 16 pages. G. Henle #HN1015. Published by G. Henle (HL.51481015).
Scriabin's ideal of music as part of a synthesis of the arts, raising people to a higher level of consciousness, is particularly apparent in this late work. Scriabin expert Valentina Rubcova sheds light on this suggestive work in the accompanying texts.