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Title: Piano Transcriptions & Arrangements
Otros títulos: Piano music
Piano transcriptions and arrangements
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Intérprete/ Colaborador: Sergei Rachmaninoff; Idil Biret; Johann Sebastian Bach; Franz Schubert; Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky; Georges Bizet; Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov; Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky; Fritz Kreisler; Franz Behr
Código CDU: R.08
Forma Musical: Piano music, Arranged. Gavottes. Rhapsodies (Music) Piano music. Operas -- Excerpts, Arranged. National songs.
Abstract: With a few exceptions, Rachmaninov was generally quite faithful to the source music of his transcriptions. In this Bach effort, however, he added contrapuntal parts and harmonies because the original was written for solo violin. Yet the music has a mostly Bachian flavor and some have surmised that Bach himself would have made very similar modifications had he fashioned a keyboard version. That said, there are more than a few snippets of Rachmaninov's voice in this effort, especially in the opening prelude where there are echoes in the contrapuntal writing of some of the Etudes-Tableaux and the first movement of a work to come in 1940, the Symphonic Dances. The prelude is lively and light, busy with typical joyous Bachian contrapuntal activity. The ensuing Gavotte is even lighter and playful—gracefully dainty, actually—just the kind of music not expected for Rachmaninov to have a hand in. The closing Gigue is also light, but Rachmaninov gives it a little muscle in his bass harmonies. He ...


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1. J.S. Bach- P ... votte & Gigue- Prelude.mp3 3:35 3.272Mb Unknown mp3
2. J.S. Bach- P ... votte & Gigue- Gavotte.mp3 3:31 3.221Mb Unknown mp3
3. J.S. Bach- Predule, Gavotte & Gigue- Gigue.mp3 1:45 1.604Mb Unknown mp3
4. Schubert- Wohin.mp3 2:42 2.472Mb Unknown mp3
5. Mendelssohn- ... Midsummer Niht´s Dream.mp3 4:37 4.229Mb Unknown mp3
6. Liszt- Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2.mp3 13:49 12.62Mb Unknown mp3
7. Mussorgsky- Gopak.mp3 2:09 1.964Mb Unknown mp3
8. Bizet- L'Arlésienne- Minuetto.mp3 2:51 2.614Mb Unknown mp3
9. Rimsky- Korsakov- Flight of the Bumble- Bee.mp3 1:12 1.102Mb Unknown mp3
10. Tchaikovsky- Lullaby.mp3 4:39 4.260Mb Unknown mp3
11. Racmaninov- Daisies.mp3 2:15 2.057Mb Unknown mp3
12. Racmaninov- Lilacs.mp3 2:29 2.274Mb Unknown mp3
13. Racmaninov- ... psy Maidens From Aleko.mp3 4:20 3.968Mb Unknown mp3
14. Kreisler- Liebesleid.mp3 5:01 4.583Mb Unknown mp3
15. Kreisler- Liebesfreud.mp3 6:58 6.369Mb Unknown mp3
16. Franz Behr- Polka w.r.mp3 3:51 3.524Mb Unknown mp3
17. The Star Spangled Banner.mp3 2:09 1.973Mb Unknown mp3
J.S. Bach- Predule, Gavotte & Gigue- Completo.wav 8:45 88.27Mb WAV audio wav
Schubert- Wohin- Completo.wav 54.51Mb WAV audio wav
Mendelssohn- Sc ... Niht´s Dream- Completo.wav 4:37 46.67Mb WAV audio wav
Liszt- Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2- Completo.wav 13:49 139.4Mb WAV audio wav
Mussorgsky- Gopak- Completo.wav 2:09 21.64Mb WAV audio wav
Bizet- L'Arlésienne- Minuetto- Completo.wav 2:51 28.82Mb WAV audio wav
Rimsky- Korsako ... Bumble- Bee- Completo.wav 1:12 12.11Mb WAV audio wav
Tchaikovsky- Lullaby- Completo.wav 4:39 47.01Mb WAV audio wav
Racmaninov- Completo.wav 9:02 91.18Mb WAV audio wav
Kreisler- Completo.wav 11:57 120.6Mb WAV audio wav
Franz Behr- Polka w.r.- Completo.wav 3:51 38.88Mb WAV audio wav
The Star Spangled Banner- Completo.wav 2:09 21.73Mb WAV audio wav

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