Piano concertos nos. 1 and 4 Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini

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Title: Piano concertos nos. 1 and 4 Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
Otros títulos: Piano, orchestra music
Conciertos para piano n º. 1 y 4 Rhapsody sobre un Tema de Paganini
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Sergei Rachmaninoff; Idil Biret; Antoni Wit; Nicolò Paganini; Polskie Radio. Wielka Orkiestra Symfoniczna
Código CDU: R.08
Forma Musical: Concertos (Piano) Rhapsodies (Music) Piano with orchestra.
Abstract: Rachmaninov composed the Piano Concerto No. 1, his Opus 1, at the age of 18, while he was still a student at the Moscow Conservatory. In 1917, more than two decades and two piano concerti later, he revised the score thoroughly, shaping the work into the form in which it is known today. This revised, "authoritative" version of the work is a tightly organized distillation of youthful passion and ardor, with the added influence of the turmoil that would soon force the composer to leave his native Russia for good. The Concerto opens with a portentious declaration from the horns and a cascade of piano chords that recall the pealing of the composer's beloved Russian bells. The main theme is lyric and melancholy, the second sprightly by contrast. The first movement's huge solo cadenza, propelled by powerful chords—highly suggestive, again, of bells—and fiery expression, is the real heart of the work. The Andante second movement provides respite before the Allegro vivace finale, which is marked ...


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1. Piano Concer ... p minor, Op. 1- Vivace.mp3 14:08 12.91Mb Unknown mp3
2. Piano Concer ... minor, Op. 1- Andante.mp3 5:59 5.464Mb Unknown mp3
3. Piano Concer ... on troppo- Tempo primo.mp3 8:19 7.602Mb Unknown mp3
4. Piano Concer ... Op. 40- Allegro vivace.mp3 10:17 9.399Mb Unknown mp3
5. Piano Concer ... G minor, Op. 40- Largo.mp3 6:31 5.953Mb Unknown mp3
6. Piano Concer ... G minor, Op. 40- Largo.mp3 10:12 9.323Mb Unknown mp3
7. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Introduction.mp3 11 176.2Kb Unknown mp3
8. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 1.mp3 24 372.4Kb Unknown mp3
9. Rhapsody on ... aganini, Op. 43- Theme.mp3 23 359.0Kb Unknown mp3
10. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 2.mp3 22 348.8Kb Unknown mp3
11. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 3.mp3 28 444.1Kb Unknown mp3
12. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 4.mp3 32 512.1Kb Unknown mp3
13. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 5.mp3 33 512.9Kb Unknown mp3
14. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 6.mp3 1:02 974.7Kb Unknown mp3
15. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 7.mp3 1:12 1.101Mb Unknown mp3
16. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 8.mp3 37 585.0Kb Unknown mp3
17. Rhapsody on ... i, Op. 43- Variation 9.mp3 37 576.0Kb Unknown mp3
18. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 10.mp3 57 890.0Kb Unknown mp3
19. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 11.mp3 1:21 1.237Mb Unknown mp3
20.Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 12.mp3 1:20 1.225Mb Unknown mp3
21. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 13.mp3 34 534.9Kb Unknown mp3
22. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 14.mp3 47 736.6Kb Unknown mp3
23. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 15.mp3 1:07 1.027Mb Unknown mp3
24. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 16.mp3 1:42 1.553Mb Unknown mp3
25. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 17.mp3 1:48 1.656Mb Unknown mp3
26. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 18.mp3 2:50 2.592Mb Unknown mp3
27. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 19.mp3 35 555.7Kb Unknown mp3
28. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 20.mp3 42 655.0Kb Unknown mp3
29. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 21.mp3 30 472.6Kb Unknown mp3
30. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 22.mp3 1:49 1.670Mb Unknown mp3
31. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 23.mp3 54 849.3Kb Unknown mp3
32. Rhapsody on ... , Op. 43- Variation 24.mp3 1:16 1.163Mb Unknown mp3
Piano Concertos ... minor, Op. 1- Completo.wav 572.0Mb WAV audio wav
Piano Concertos ... inor, Op. 40- Completo.wav 542.8Mb WAV audio wav
Rhapsody on a t ... nini, Op. 43- Completo.wav 3:30:02 480.7Mb WAV audio wav

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