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Title: Tchaikovsky Edition
Otros títulos: "Pequeña Rusia" Sinfonía n º 2 Francesca da Rimini
Symphony No. 2 'Little Russian'. Francesca da Rimini
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Philarmonia Orchestra; Yuri Simonov
Código CDU: Ts.19
Forma Musical: Symphonies
Abstract: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky was the author of some of the most popular themes in all of classical music. He founded no school, struck out no new paths or compositional methods, and sought few innovations in his works. Yet the power and communicative sweep of his best music elevates it to classic status, even if it lacks the formal boldness and harmonic sophistication heard in the compositions of his contemporaries, Wagner and Bruckner. It was Tchaikovsky's unique melodic charm that could, whether in his Piano Concerto No. 1 or in his ballet The Nutcracker or in his tragic last symphony, make the music sound familiar on first hearing. Tchaikovsky was born into a family of five brothers and one sister. He began taking piano lessons at age four and showed remarkable talent, eventually surpassing his own teacher's abilities. By age nine, he exhibited severe nervous problems, not least because of his overly sensitive nature. The following year, he was sent to St. Petersburg to study at the ...


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1. Symphony No. ... sotenuto- Allegro vivo.mp3 12:27 11.38Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Symphony No. ... rziale- quasi moderato.mp3 7:56 7.252Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Symphony No. ... o Allegro molto vivace.mp3 5:57 5.441Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Symphony No. ... Finale Moderato assai.mp3 11:19 10.33Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Francesca da ... in E minor after Dante.mp3 26:13 23.95Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Symphony No. 2 ... tle Russian'- Completo.wav 37:27 378.0Mb WAV audio wav
Francesca da Ri ... in E minor after Dante.wav 26:13 264.6Mb WAV audio wav

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