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Title: Tchaikovsky Edition
Otros títulos: Sinfonia No. 5. Capricho Italia
Symphony No. 5. Capriccio Italien
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky; London Symphony Orchestra; Gennady Rozhdestvensky
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. ... nte- Allegro con anima.mp3 15:19 13.99Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Symphony No. ... za- Moderato con anima.mp3 13:21 12.20Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Symphony No. ... Valse Allegro moderato.mp3 5:50 5.334Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Symphony No. ... estoso- Allegro vivace.mp3 12:15 11.19Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Capriccio Italien Op. 45.mp3 16:38 15.20Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Symphony No. 5 in E minor Op. 64- Completo.wav 46:37 470.5Mb WAV audio wav
Capriccio Italien Op. 45.wav 16:38 167.9Mb WAV audio wav

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