Flute Quintets, Op. 51, Nos. 1-3

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Title: Flute Quintets, Op. 51, Nos. 1-3
Otros títulos: Quintetos para Flauta, Op. 51, Nos. 1-3
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Friedrich Kuhlau; Jean-Pierre Rampal; Julliard String Quartet; Robert Mann; Earl Carlyss; Samuel Rhodes; Joel Krosnick
Código CDU: Ku.01
Forma Musical: Quintets (Flute, violin, violas (2), violoncello)
Abstract: Friedrich Kuhlau was known to his contemporaries as the Beethoven of the flute and although his many sonatas, variations, duets, trios, quartets and quintets making use of the flute cannot all be said to be of the same importance and merit to stand comparison with Beethoven's chamber music, it is nevertheless true to say that hardly any other composer has written so much good music for the flute as Kuhlau. He was, moreover, a great admirer of Beethoven and the two became friends when they met in Vienna. Kuhlau himself wrote in 1813 suggesting that he only played the flute a little but claiming intimate knowledge of the instrument. In 1829 he painted a darker picture, writing that he could not even put his fingers correctly in the simplest position on the instrument. Nevertheless he w rote no less than sixty works for the flute, one of the most popular instruments of the time, while allowing his friend, the Court Musician P. C. Bruun, flautist in the Royal Orchestra, to look through his ...


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1. Quintet No. 1 (D Major)-Allegro.mp3 7:34 5.188Mb Unknown Mp3
2. Quintet No. ... to-Allegro con spirito.mp3 4:23 3.002Mb Unknown Mp3
3. Quintet No. ... )-Adagio ma non troppo.mp3 6:53 4.723Mb Unknown Mp3
4. Quintet No. ... )-Finale-Allegro assai.mp3 6:32 4.483Mb Unknown Mp3
5. Quintet No. ... roppo; Allegro agigato.mp3 10:43 7.343Mb Unknown Mp3
6. Quintet No. ... Menuetto-Allegro assai.mp3 4:10 2.861Mb Unknown Mp3
7. Quintet No. 2 (E Major)-Andante.mp3 5:31 3.783Mb Unknown Mp3
8. Quintet No. 2 (E Major)-Finale-Allegro.mp3 6:07 4.199Mb Unknown Mp3
9. Quintet No. 3 (A Major)-Allegro con fuoco.mp3 8:01 5.496Mb Unknown Mp3
11. Quintet No. 3 (A Major)-Adagio sostenuto.mp3 5:35 3.832Mb Unknown Mp3
12. Quintet No. 3 (A Major)-Finale-Vivace.mp3 3:44 2.565Mb Unknown Mp3
Quintet No. 1 (D Major)-Completo.wav 25:13 254.5Mb WAV audio WAV
Quintet No. 2 (E Major)-Completo.wav 26:23 266.3Mb WAV audio WAV
Quintet No. 3 (A Major)-Completo.wav 20:35 207.7Mb WAV audio WAV
10. Quintet No. ... gro assai quasi presto.mp3 3:23 2.323Mb Unknown Mp3

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