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Title: String sextets, Nos. 1, 2
Otros títulos: Cadena de sextetos, Nos. 1, 2
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johannes Brahms; Luz Leskowitz; Dana Anka; Vladimir Mendelssohn; Daniela Crisan; Emil Klein; Boris Match
Código CDU: Bra.26
Forma Musical: String sextets (Violins (2), violas (2), violoncellos (2))
Abstract: Johannes Brahms completed his String Sextet in B flat Major No. 1, Op. 18, in 1860. It is in four movements and slightly less than 40 minutes in duration. The composer was still in his twenties when he wrote this work, and while it clearly bears his artistic stamp, it also betrays the strength of his early influences, including Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert. Early works such as these make it sometimes difficult to determine the true direction of Brahms' musical vision except that he loved the music that had been coming out of Vienna for the last hundred years. However, it is also true that the full Romantic writing of the generation directly preceding his own, that of Schumann, who discovered and promoted him, is absent in Brahms' compositions. This first sextet reveals an especially acute understanding of Schubert's later writing. There is as much Classical order in this sextet as there are Romantic leanings. The use of a string sextet as an ensemble was comparatively new. Spohr ...


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1. String sexte ... Allegro ma non troppo.mp3 14:28 13.21Mb Unknown mp3
2. String sexte ... - Andante- ma moderato.mp3 9:20 8.525Mb Unknown mp3
3. String sexte ... Scherzo- Allegro molto.mp3 3:12 2.929Mb Unknown mp3
4. String sexte ... allegretto e grazioso.mp3 9:58 9.114Mb Unknown mp3
5. String sexte ... 6- Allegreo non troppo.mp3 13:48 12.60Mb Unknown mp3
6. String sexte ... zo- Allegro non troppo.mp3 7:16 6.640Mb Unknown mp3
7. String sexte ... or Op. 36- Poco adagio.mp3 8:24 7.685Mb Unknown mp3
8. String sexte ... r Op. 36- Poco allegro.mp3 9:18 8.501Mb Unknown mp3
String sextets, No. 1, Bmajor Op. 18- Completo.wav 36:48 371.4Mb WAV audio wav
String sextets, ... major Op. 36- Completo.wav 38:37 389.7Mb WAV audio wav

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