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Title: Quartets Nos. 1 and 3
Otros títulos: Quartet No. 1 for two violins, viola, and violoncello in E flat minor, 1815
Quartet no. 3 for two violins, viola, and violoncello in G major, 1825
Cuartetos Números 1 y 3
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Alexander Alyabiev; The Beethoven Quartet
Código CDU: Alya.01
Forma Musical: String quartets
Abstract: The name of Alexander Alexandrovich Alyabiev (1787-1851), a well-know Russian composer of the early 19th century, is known to a wide circle of Music lovers thanks to his ‘Nightingale’ romance, a wonderful example of the Russian city romance of the epoch of Romanticism. Romances, songs and piano dance pieces by Alyabiev were published and popular during his lifetime. Alyabiev composed six operas, incluiding the Storm based on Shakespeare´s romantic drama, a ballet, music for theatre performances (over 20 vaudevilles), overtures, symphonies, chamber pieces, such as quartes, trios, etc., pieces for choir and piano, and more than 160 romances. The fate of this rich heritage was dramatic, as the most part of it (there were over 450 works in total) remained in manuscripts, many of wich werw unifinished or lost. Less known are his instrumental pieces, wich have been perfomed and published very rarely. One many just hope that this undeservedly forgotten part of Alyabiev’s heritage will some day ...


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Quartet No. 1 f ... t minor, 1815-Completo.wav 24:51 250.7Mb WAV audio WAV
Quartet No. 3 f ... G major, 1825-Completo.wav 24:20 245.5Mb WAV audio WAV
1. Quartet No. ... 15-Allegro con spirito.mp3 6:04 4.154Mb Unknown Mp3
2. Quartet No. ... lat minor, 1815-Adagio.mp3 7:03 4.835Mb Unknown Mp3
3. Quartet No. ... , 1815-Minuet. Allegro.mp3 4:38 3.173Mb Unknown Mp3
4. Quartet No. ... tenuto. Allegro vivace.mp3 7:12 4.937Mb Unknown Mp3
5. Quartet No. ... G major, 1825-Allegro.mp3 6:55 4.746Mb Unknown Mp3
6. Quartet No. ... , 1825-Minuet. Allegro.mp3 4:50 3.311Mb Unknown Mp3
7. Quartet No. ... ian song 'Nightingale'.mp3 4:18 2.950Mb Unknown Mp3
8. Quartet No. ... , 1825-Finale. Allegro.mp3 8:22 5.735Mb Unknown Mp3

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