The String Quartets Op. 9 Nos. 5 & 6 Op. 17 Nos. 1 & 2

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Title: The String Quartets Op. 9 Nos. 5 & 6 Op. 17 Nos. 1 & 2
Otros títulos: Los Cuartetos de Cuerda Op. 9 Nos 5 & 6 Op. 17 Nos. 1 & 2
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Joseph Haydn; The Angeles String Quartet; Kathleen Lenski; Steven Miller; Brian Dembow; Steven Erdody
Código CDU: Ha.27
Forma Musical: String Quartets
Abstract: If the old cliche of Haydn as "the father of the symphony" no longer holds good, his status as the father of the string quartet has never been seriously challenged. Not that he composed the first string quartet of all: before Haydn alighted on the genre some time in the late 1750s, there had been spasmodic examples of divertimentos for two solo violins, viola and cello by such Viennese composers as Ignaz Holzbauer and Georg Christoph Wagenseil; and there had long existed a tradition of performing orchestral works with one instrument to a part. But these older composers showed no interest in exploring the potential of the string quartet as a medium. And it fell to Haydn who, by his own admission, stumbled on the form "by accident", to raise the string quartet from its humble beginnings in the outdoor serenade to a vehicle for the most sophisticated and challenging musical discourse. The birth of the form One of Haydn's early biographers, Georg Griesinger, gives an account of the chance ...


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1. String Quart ... (Theme and Variations).mp3 7:15 9.936Mb Unknown mp3
2. String quart ... II Menuet (Allegretto).mp3 2:34 3.515Mb Unknown mp3
3. String Quart ... - III Largo cantabile.mp3 5:10 7.101Mb Unknown mp3
4. String Quart ... 5 - IV Finale. Presto.mp3 3:50 5.263Mb Unknown mp3
5. String Quart ... Op. 9 No. 6 - I Presto.mp3 4:24 6.042Mb Unknown mp3
6. String Quart ... 9 No. 6 - II Menuetto.mp3 4:24 6.040Mb Unknown mp3
7. String Quart ... . 9 No. 6 - III Adagio.mp3 4:07 5.643Mb Unknown mp3
8. String Quart ... 6 - IV Finale. Presto.mp3 1:32 2.104Mb Unknown mp3
9. String Quart ... 17 No. 1 - I Moderato.mp3 6:03 8.290Mb Unknown mp3
10. String quar ... . 17 No. 1 - II Menuet.mp3 4:48 6.593Mb Unknown mp3
11. String Quar ... 17 No. 1 - III Adagio.mp3 5:23 7.387Mb Unknown mp3
12. String Quar ... 1 - IV Finale. Presto.mp3 3:50 5.251Mb Unknown mp3
13. String Quar ... . 17 N. 2 - I Moderato.mp3 4:43 6.462Mb Unknown mp3
14. String Quar ... enuet. Poco allegretto.mp3 3:05 4.225Mb Unknown mp3
15. String Quar ... 17 No. 2 - III Adagio.mp3 5:02 6.908Mb Unknown mp3
16. String Quar ... nale. Allegro di molto.mp3 3:39 5.003Mb Unknown mp3
String Quartet ... Op. 9 No. 5 - Completo.wav 18:41 188.6Mb WAV audio wav
String Quartet ... Op. 9 No. 6 - Completo.wav 14:18 144.3Mb WAV audio wav
String Quartet ... p. 17 No. 1 - Completo.wav 19:55 200.9Mb WAV audio wav
String Quartet ... Op. 17 N. 2 - Completo.wav 16:21 164.9Mb WAV audio wav

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