Piano sonata no. 2, Variations on a theme of Corelli; Moments musicaux

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Title: Piano sonata no. 2, Variations on a theme of Corelli; Moments musicaux
Otros títulos: Piano sonata no. 2, op. 36 Variations on a theme of Corelli : op. 42 ; Moments musicaux : op. 16
Variations on a theme of Corelli
Moments musicaux
Piano music
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Sergei Rachmaninoff; Idil Biret
Código CDU: R.08
Forma Musical: Música para piano -- Discos compactos. Conciertos (Piano con orquesta) -- Discos compactos. Piano con orquesta -- Discos compactos.
Abstract: This was the last original solo piano work by Rachmaninov and the only one he composed outside Russia. It was written in 1931, the same year the composer boldly denounced the Soviet Union, referring to its leaders as "Communist grave-diggers." Stalin banned Rachmaninov's music as a result, but, recognizing its more appealing and generally less radical nature, rehabilitated it three years later. This work is among the several that were subsequently well received in Moscow. The Variations on a Theme of Corelli was written in Rachmaninov's less Romantic, more detached style, already heard in his Piano Concerto No. 4 (1926; rev. 1941) and the much earlier Piano Sonata No. 2 (1913). But the Corelli Variations go a step further in their icy, emotional demeanor, for here Rachmaninov displays a cerebral temperament more so than in any other composition in his oeuvre. The work is cast in three movements, Allegro and Scherzo, Adagio, and Finale. The outer panels are in D minor, and the inner ...


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1. Piano Sonata ... 1931)- Allegro agitato.mp3 8:54 8.141Mb Unknown mp3
2. Piano Sonata ... 36 (1931)- Nom allegro.mp3 6:59 6.382Mb Unknown mp3
3. Piano Sonata ... Op. 36 (1931)- Allegro.mp3 6:15 5.707Mb Unknown mp3
5. Variations o ... Var. I Poco piú mosso.mp3 40 632.7Kb Unknown mp3
6. Variations o ... r. II- L'istesso tempo.mp3 34 537.8Kb Unknown mp3
7. Variations o ... III Tempo di menuetto.mp3 41 649.3Kb Unknown mp3
8. Variations o ... p. 42- Var. IV Andante.mp3 1:02 977.6Kb Unknown mp3
9. Variations o ... legro(ma non tanto)mp3.mp3 23 363.2Kb Unknown mp3
10. Variations ... ar. VI L'istesso tempo.mp3 23 365.1Kb Unknown mp3
11. Variations ... p. 42- Var. VII Vivace.mp3 36 572.8Kb Unknown mp3
12. Variations ... VIII Adagio misterioso.mp3 1:29 1.363Mb Unknown mp3
13. Variations ... . IX Un poco piú mosso.mp3 1:16 1.158Mb Unknown mp3
14. Variations ... Var. X Allegro vivace.mp3 39 613.9Kb Unknown mp3
15. Variations ... Var. XI Allegro vivace.mp3 27 428.6Kb Unknown mp3
16. Variations ... ar. XII Lístesso tempo.mp3 35 545.1Kb Unknown mp3
17. Variations ... 42- Var. XIII Agitato.mp3 44 690.5Kb Unknown mp3
18. Variations ... li, Op. 42- Intermezzo.mp3 1:26 1.317Mb Unknown mp3
19. Variations ... V Andante (come prima).mp3 1:05 1019.Kb Unknown mp3
20. Variations ... ar. XV Líestesso tempo.mp3 1:44 1.590Mb Unknown mp3
21. Variations ... Var. XVI Alegro vivace.mp3 36 567.1Kb Unknown mp3
22. Variations ... - Var. XVII Meno mosso.mp3 1:14 1.125Mb Unknown mp3
23. Variations ... XVIII Allegro con brio.mp3 42 657.5Kb Unknown mp3
4. Variations o ... Op. 42- Theme- Andante.mp3 51 795.1Kb Unknown mp3
24. Variations ... XIX Piú mosso, Agitato.mp3 36 563.0Kb Unknown mp3
25. Variations ... 42- Var. XX Piú mosso.mp3 1:11 1.080Mb Unknown mp3
26. Variations ... , Op. 42- Coda Andante.mp3 1:22 1.248Mb Unknown mp3
27. Moments musicaux, Op. 16- No. 1 Andantino.mp3 8:42 7.953Mb Unknown mp3
28. Moments musicaux, Op. 16- No. 2 Allegretto.mp3 3:07 2.860Mb Unknown mp3
29. Moments mus ... No.3 Andante cantabile.mp3 6:05 5.569Mb Unknown mp3
30. Moments musicaux, Op. 16- No. 4 Presto.mp3 3:01 2.754Mb Unknown mp3
31.Moments musi ... No. 5 Adagio sostenuto.mp3 4:42 4.299Mb Unknown mp3
32. Moments musicaux, Op. 16- No. 6 Maestoso.mp3 6:29 5.926Mb Unknown mp3
Piano Sonata No ... p. 36 (1931)- Completo.wav 21:58 221.8Mb WAV audio wav
Variations on a ... elli, Op. 42- Completo.wav 19:12 193.8Mb WAV audio wav
Moments musicaux, Op. 16- Completo.wav 31:49 321.1Mb WAV audio wav

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