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Title: String Symphonies 8
Otros títulos: Sinfonías para Cuerdas 8
The Masterworks
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy; Gewandhausorchester Leipzig; Kurt Masur
Código CDU: Me.16cd7
Forma Musical: Symphonies, Symphonies (String orchestra)
Abstract: The first public presentation of Mendelssohn's works took place in 1822. That year he also wrote his official op. 1, a Piano Quartet in C Minor. All these works were well received. He had a private orchestra, for which he wrote the work now known as Symphony no. 1 in C Minor. He also continued with other work, such as the Piano Quartet in F Minor (1823). In 1824 the famous pianist Ignaz Moscheles (1794–1870) arrived in Berlin from London, England, and for a time Mendelssohn studied piano with him. The following year Mendelssohn visited Paris, where he met many famous composers and performed his Piano Quartet in B Minor, dedicated to Goethe. Back in France he wrote with mature craftsmanship the celebrated Midsummer Night's Dream Overture. In 1827 Mendelssohn's only opera, Die Hochzeit des Camacho ( The Marriage of Camacho ), based on Don Quixote by Cervantes (1547–1616), was presented in Berlin. More successful was the Octet for Strings, one of Mendelssohn's freshest and most original ...


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String Symphony ... Adagio e grave allegro.wav 31:58 322.6Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 8 ... nstruments) - Completo.wav 32:11 324.9Mb WAV audio wav
1. String Symph ... Adagio e grave allegro.mp3 10:15 14.06Mb Unknown mp3
2. String Symph ... strings only) - Adagio.mp3 6:07 8.386Mb Unknown mp3
3. String Symph ... rings only) - Menuetto.mp3 5:21 7.342Mb Unknown mp3
4. String Symph ... only) - Allegro molto.mp3 10:24 14.26Mb Unknown mp3
5. Symphony No. ... ents) - Adagio allegro.mp3 10:04 13.80Mb Unknown mp3
6. Symphony No. ... instruments) - Adagio.mp3 6:06 8.380Mb Unknown mp3
7. Symphony No. ... nstruments) - Menuetto.mp3 5:54 8.085Mb Unknown mp3
8. Symphony No. ... ments) - Allegro molto.mp3 10:16 14.09Mb Unknown mp3

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