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Title: Works for Piano and Orchestra
Otros títulos: Works for Piano and Orchestra
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Busoni Ferruccio; Carlo Grante; I Pomeriggi musicali; Marco Zuccarini
Código CDU: Bu.05
Forma Musical: Concertos (Piano with string orchestra), Piano with orchestra
Abstract: Ferruccio Busoni was the son of an Italian clarinet virtuoso who was a harsh and demanding pedagogue. Under the thumb of his father, Busoni developed a virtuoso keyboard technique that is in itself the stuff of legend. He began composing early, adding opus numbers to his works from the beginning. Reaching Opus 40 at age 17, Busoni decided go backward to number 31 and start over, causing no end of grief to scholars who attempted to edit his works later. From an early age, Busoni pursued a serious interest in the music of J.S. Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, and Liszt. Although Busoni's reputation as a piano virtuoso of the first rank was established in Europe by the end of the 1880s, he first made his mark as an editor of Bach's keyboard music. While today these editions are regarded as among the most intrusive and heavily marked Bach scores ever made, Busoni's marginal remarks about Bach's thought processes and the analytic value of these comments influenced Bach scholars and composers for ...


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1. Concerto for ... artet Op. 17 - Allegro.mp3 5:15 7.209Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Concerto for ... uartet Op. 17 - Adagio.mp3 7:28 10.24Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Concerto for ... artet Op. 17 - Scherzo.mp3 3:15 4.461Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Concerto for ... p. 17 - Allegro vivace.mp3 4:51 6.656Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Concertstück ... ter Op. 31a - Completo.wav 19:39 198.3Mb WAV audio wav
6. Indianische ... ster Op. 44 - Completo.wav 24:01 242.4Mb WAV audio wav
Concerto for pi ... rtet Op. 17 - Completo.wav 20:37 208.1Mb WAV audio wav

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