String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2

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Title: String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2
Otros títulos: Streichquartette Nr 1 - Nr 2
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Busoni Ferruccio; Pellegrini-Quartett; Antonio Pellegrin; Thomas Hofer; Charlotte Geselbracht; Helmut Menzler
Código CDU: Bu.04
Forma Musical: String quartet
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. String quart ... ro moderato (patetico).mp3 8:48 12.07Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. String quartett Op. 19 in C major - Andante.mp3 5:36 7.685Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. String quart ... in C major - Menuetto.mp3 5:11 7.117Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. String quart ... con moto, alla marcia).mp3 7:08 9.794Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. String quart ... nor - Allegro energico.mp3 8:44 11.97Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. String quart ... nor - Andante con moto.mp3 5:55 8.126Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. String quart ... D minor - Vivace assai.mp3 5:04 6.963Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. String quart ... ino (Allegro con brio).mp3 6:48 9.330Mb MPEG Audio mp3
String quartett Op. 19 in C major - Completo.wav 26:33 267.9Mb WAV audio wav
String quartet Op. 26 in D minor - Completo.wav 26:20 265.8Mb WAV audio wav

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