Four Quartets, op. 19

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Title: Four Quartets, op. 19
Otros títulos: Cuartetos para Flauta, op. 19
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Christian Bach; Camerata Köln.
Código CDU: B.J.C.09
Forma Musical: Quartets (Flutes (2), viola, violoncello); Quartets (Flutes (2), violin, violoncello).
Abstract: Johann Christian was the most cosmopolitan of all the Bach family, arguably the most versa-tile and certainly in the eighteenth century the most famous. He must have received a thor-ough grounding in music under the supervision of his father, Johann Sebastian, in whose house he lived for the first fifteen years of his life. Nearly five years in Berlin under the guardian¬ship of Carl Philipp Emanuel broadened his ho¬rizons and, above all, brought him into regular contact with opera. A further seven years in Italy exposed him to a multitude of new cultural experiences and laid the foundations of a repu¬tation as an opera composer. This, in turn, took him in 1762 to London, which he found a con¬genial base for his activities as composer, per¬former and teacher for the rest of his life. His reputation, fostered by the publication of his works in all the main centres of Europe, brought him invitations to compose for the Mannheim court and the Paris Opera, two of the continent's most important ...


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1. No. 1 Sonata in G major-Allegro.mp3 4:28 3.067Mb Unknown Mp3
2. No. 1 Sonata ... inuetto con variatione.mp3 6:23 4.375Mb Unknown Mp3
3. No. 2 Sonata ... thout tempo indication.mp3 4:21 2.977Mb Unknown Mp3
4. No. 2 Sonata in C minor-Andante.mp3 4:10 2.851Mb Unknown Mp3
5. No. 2 Sonata in C minor-Prestissimo.mp3 4:29 3.068Mb Unknown Mp3
6. No. 3 Sonata in E flat major-Allegro assai.mp3 6:33 4.495Mb Unknown Mp3
7. No. 3 Sonata in E flat major-Allegro.mp3 4:33 3.114Mb Unknown Mp3
8. No. 4 Sonata in G major-Allegro.mp3 4:32 3.112Mb Unknown Mp3
9. No. 4 Sonata in G major-Presto assai.mp3 2:55 2.001Mb Unknown Mp3
10. No. 5 Sonata in A major-Allegro.mp3 5:29 3.761Mb Unknown Mp3
11. No. 5 Sonata in A major-Presto.mp3 3:38 2.486Mb Unknown Mp3
12. No. 6 Sonata in B flat major-Allegro.mp3 5:51 4.009Mb Unknown Mp3
13. No. 6 Sonata in B flat major-Andante.mp3 6:38 4.543Mb Unknown Mp3
14. No. 6 Sonata in B flat major-Prestissimo.mp3 4:10 2.851Mb Unknown Mp3
Quartet in C ma ... op. 19, No 1-Completo.wav 2:11:13 302.6Mb WAV audio WAV
Quartet in D ma ... op. 19, No 2-Completo.wav 1:11:38 295.1Mb WAV audio WAV
Quartet in G ma ... op. 19, No 3-Completo.wav 9:11:11 252.3Mb WAV audio WAV
Quartet in C ma ... op. 19, No 4-Completo.wav 324.8Mb WAV audio WAV

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