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Title: Darmstadt Overtures
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Georg Philipp Telemann; Nikolaus Harnoncourt; Concentus Musicus Wien
Código CDU: Te.05
Forma Musical: Overtures.
Abstract: Georg Philipp Telemann was born in Magdeburg, the son of a Lutheran deacon who died in 1685, leaving the mother to raise their three children alone. The youth showed remarkable talent in music, but was temporarily discouraged in his chosen pursuit by Puritan Lutherans, who told Telemann's mother that he would turn out no better than "a clown, a tightrope walker or a marmot-trainer." In opposition to his mother's wishes, Telemann continued to study in secrecy until she relented, allowing him to train under the highly respected Kantor Benedict Christiani, at the Old City School. Outside of some early lessons in reading tablature, Telemann was self-taught and was capable of playing the flute, violin, viola da gamba, oboe, trombone, double bass, and several keyboard instruments. Telemann began to write music from childhood, producing an opera, Sigismundus, by age 12. Telemann was sent away to Zellerfeld in 1694; at the age of 20, the composer resolved to study law in Leipzig, but a chance ...


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Overture TWV 55, d 3 in D minor-Completo.wav 29:37 298.9Mb WAV audio WAV
Overture TWV 55, C 6 in major-Completo.wav 21:09 213.4Mb WAV audio WAV
Overture TWV 55, g4 in G minor- Completo.wav 19:10 193.5Mb WAV audio WAV
23-24. Overture ... D minor-Canaries-Gigue.mp3 5:29 3.757Mb Unknown Mp3
22. Overture TWV 55, d 3 in D minor-Hornpipe.mp3 1:49 1.245Mb Unknown Mp3
21. Overture TWV 55, d 3 in D minor-Loure.mp3 2:50 1.944Mb Unknown Mp3
20. Overture TWV 55, d 3 in D minor-Air.mp3 1:59 1.360Mb Unknown Mp3
19. Overture TWV 55, d 3 in D minor-Courante.mp3 2:05 1.427Mb Unknown Mp3
18. Overture TWV 55, d 3 in D minor-Gavotte.mp3 1:41 1.159Mb Unknown Mp3
17. Overture TW ... nor-Menuet I-Menuet II.mp3 4:08 2.837Mb Unknown Mp3
16. Overture TW ... (Grande-Allegro-Grave).mp3 9:55 6.795Mb Unknown Mp3
15. Overture TWV 55, C 6 in major-Gigue.mp3 2:50 1.942Mb Unknown Mp3
14. Overture TW ... jor-Menuet I-Menuet II.mp3 3:41 2.522Mb Unknown Mp3
13. Overture TWV 55, C 6 in major-Rondeau.mp3 1:55 1.316Mb Unknown Mp3
12. Overture TWV 55, C 6 in major-Sommeille.mp3 2:47 1.902Mb Unknown Mp3
11. Overture TW ... or-Bourée en Trompette.mp3 1:34 1.076Mb Unknown Mp3
10. Overture TWV 55, C 6 in major-Espagniol.mp3 2:25 1.661Mb Unknown Mp3
9. Overture TWV 55, C 6 in major-Harlequinade.mp3 2:55 1.995Mb Unknown Mp3
8. Overture TWV ... Grave-Allegro-Allegro).mp3 6:08 4.202Mb Unknown Mp3

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