Streichquintette C-dur KV. 515 - G-moll KV. 516

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Title: Streichquintette C-dur KV. 515 - G-moll KV. 516
Otros títulos: String Quintets in C major K. 515 - in G minor K. 516
Quintettes À Cordes en ut majeur K. 515 - en sol mineur K. 516
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Markus Wolf; Alban Berg Quartett
Código CDU: Mo.18
Forma Musical: String quintets (Violins 2, violas 2, violoncello)
Abstract: All five of Mozart's numbered string quintets are composed for a combination of two violins, two violas, and cello, an unusual disposition that varies from the more customary quintet that calls for viola and two cellos (the ensemble used, for example, by Boccherini and Schubert). Mozart's choice of two violas undoubtedly reflects his great love for the instrument, and its use profoundly affects the color and structure of all his string quintets. The C major Quintet is the first of a pair completed in the spring of 1787. Why Mozart should have returned to the genre fourteen years after his previous effort, the Quintet in B flat major, K. 174, is unclear. Having recently explored the potential of the string quartet in the six works dedicated to Haydn and the "Hoffmeister" Quartet, K. 499 (1786), perhaps he felt the need to seek a new challenge in the chamber medium. Mozart entered the Quintet into his thematic catalog on April 19, 1787, shortly after returning to Vienna from Prague, where ...


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1. String quint ... major. K 515 - Allegro.mp3 13:05 17.95Mb Unknown mp3
2. String quint ... major. K 515 - Andante.mp3 8:25 11.55Mb Unknown mp3
3. String quint ... to & trio (Allegretto).mp3 5:06 7.006Mb Unknown mp3
4. String quint ... major. K 515 - Allegro.mp3 7:22 10.10Mb Unknown mp3
5. String quint ... minor. K 516 - Allegro.mp3 10:15 14.05Mb Unknown mp3
6. String quint ... to & trio (Allegretto).mp3 4:46 6.543Mb Unknown mp3
7. String quint ... - Adagio ma non troppo.mp3 8:25 11.54Mb Unknown mp3
8. String quint ... 516 - Adagio (Allegro).mp3 10:28 14.35Mb Unknown mp3
String quintet ... ajor. K 515 - Completo.wav 33:49 341.2Mb WAV audio wav
String quintet ... inor. K 516 - Completo.wav 33:43 340.3Mb WAV audio wav

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