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Title: Piano Quartets 1 & 2
Otros títulos: Cuartetos para Piano 1 & 2
The Masterworks
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy; The Schubert Ensemble of London; Rainer Schumacher; Gerhard Albert; Roland Keller
Código CDU: Me.16cd22
Forma Musical: Piano Quartets, Trios (Piano, Basset Horn, Clarinet)
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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8. Piano Quarte ... (allegro molto vivace).mp3 7:39 10.48Mb Unknown mp3
9. Konzertstück ... ano in F major Op. 114.wav 9:34 96.60Mb WAV audio wav
1. Piano Quarte ... Op. 1 - Allegro vivace.mp3 7:58 10.91Mb Unknown mp3
2. Piano Quartet in C minor Op. 1 - Adagio.mp3 6:47 9.308Mb Unknown mp3
3. Piano Quarte ... . 1 - Scherzo (presto).mp3 5:28 7.505Mb Unknown mp3
4. Piano Quarte ... . 1 - Allegro moderato.mp3 6:56 9.516Mb Unknown mp3
5. Piano Quarte ... Op. 2 - Allegro molto.mp3 9:29 13.00Mb Unknown mp3
6. Piano Quartet in F minor Op. 2 - Adagio.mp3 6:18 8.633Mb Unknown mp3
7. Piano Quarte ... zzo (allegro moderato).mp3 3:24 4.677Mb Unknown mp3
Piano Quartet in C minor Op. 1 - Completo.wav 27:01 272.7Mb WAV audio wav
Piano Quartet in F minor Op. 2 - Completo.wav 26:42 269.4Mb WAV audio wav

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