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Title: Mass in C Major
Otros títulos: Misa en Do Mayor Op. 86
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Ludwig Van Beethoven; Collegium Musicum 90; Richard Hickox
Código CDU: Bee.37
Forma Musical: Masses. Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with Orchestra, Cantatas, Secular
Abstract: Mass in C major, Op. 86 Prince Nicolaus Lsterhazy II is best known as Haydn's last employer, the aristocrat who combined a life of debauchery with a genuine love for church music, and who, in particular, elicited the composers six late masses. He figures, too, in Beethoven's life, particularly in the first decade of the nineteenth century. As president of the consortium of four aristocrats who ran the main theatres in Vienna he was continually in negotiation with Beethoven about operatic projects, including Leonore (the first version of Fidelia), and the possibility of presenting concerts of the composers music in the theatres. In continuation of the tradition associated with Haydn's late masses, he asked Beethoven in 1807 to compose a mass for performance in Eisenstadt in September on the name-day of his wife, Princess Marie Hermenegild. Beethoven readily agreed. It was the composer's first foray into liturgical music, part of a broader expansion of stylistic horizons that characterised ...


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1. Mass Op. 86 ... legretto ma non troppo.mp3 4:51 6.662Mb Unknown mp3
2, 3 & 4. Mass ... Allegro ma non troppo.mp3 8:50 12.11Mb Unknown mp3
5, 6, 7 & 8. Ma ... ma non troppo, Vivace.mp3 11:03 15.16Mb Unknown mp3
9. Mass Op. 86 ... tus, sanctus' - Adagio.mp3 1:44 2.389Mb Unknown mp3
10. Mass Op. 86 ... li et terra' - Allegro.mp3 1:18 1.789Mb Unknown mp3
11.Mass Op. 86 ... in excelsis' - Allegro.mp3 6:38 9.102Mb Unknown mp3
12 & 13. Mass O ... n moto tempo del Kyrie.mp3 6:58 9.561Mb Unknown mp3
14. Elegischer ... 18 - Langsam und sanft.mp3 6:19 8.670Mb Unknown mp3
15 & 16. Meeres ... Fahrt. Allegro vivace.mp3 8:16 11.34Mb Unknown mp3
Mass Op. 86 in C major - Completo.wav 41:05 414.7Mb WAV audio wav
Elegischer Gesang Op. 118 - Completo.wav 6:19 63.77Mb WAV audio wav
Meeresstille un ... hrt Op. 112 - Completo.wav 8:16 83.47Mb WAV audio wav

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