Violin Concertos Nos. 19 & 22

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Title: Violin Concertos Nos. 19 & 22
Otros títulos: Concertos
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Giovanni Battista Viotti; Rainer Kussmaul; Deutsche Kammerakademie Neuss; Johannes Goritzki
Código CDU: Viotti.01
Forma Musical: Concertos (Violin)
Abstract: Italian violinist and composer G.B. Viotti was one of the seminal figures in the development of the modern school of violin playing. Although his career as a composer was rather overshadowed by his prestige as a virtuoso, Viotti's music was held in very high regard by his contemporaries, and several later composers show his influence. Viotti was born into a lower-class household in the year 1755. As a result of his impressive musical talent, the boy received an education—musical and otherwise—in the household of Prince Alfonso of Turin, and, by 1770, was considered ripe for apprenticeship to the legendary violinist Gaetano Pugnani. After serving as a violinist in the orchestra of the royal chapel in Turin from 1775 to 1780, Viotti accompanied Pugnani on an extensive concert tour of Switzerland, Germany, Poland and Russia. By 1781, however, Viotti had grown uncomfortable with being billed as Pugnani's pupil and he journeyed to Paris alone, making his professional début there the ...


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1. Violin Conce ... inor- Allegro maestoso.mp3 16:38 15.20Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Violin Conce ... nor- Adagio non troppo.mp3 6:10 5.639Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Violin Concertos No. 19 in G minor- Presto.mp3 9:02 8.252Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Violin Conce ... 2 in A minor- Moderato.mp3 13:51 12.66Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Violin Concertos No. 22 in A minor- Adagio.mp3 7:14 6.613Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Violin Conce ... A minor- Agitato assai.mp3 7:34 6.917Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Violin Concertos No. 19 in G minor- Completo.wav 31:44 320.3Mb WAV audio wav
Violin Concertos No. 22 in A minor- Completo.wav 28:33 288.2Mb WAV audio wav

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