Octet & Trios

DSpace Repository

Octet & Trios

Show full item record

Title: Octet & Trios
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Ignaz Pleyel; Consortium Classicum; Dieter Klöcker
Código CDU: Pleyel.03
Forma Musical: Octets (Horns (2), oboe, violins (2), viola, violoncello, double bass) ; String trios ; Woodwind trios (Bassoon, clarinets (2)), Arranged.
Abstract: Remembered mostly as Haydn's rival during his London journey of 1792, Ignaz Josef Pleyel was the 24th child (out of 38!) of an impoverished schoolteacher. He was admitted to the class of the composer Vanhal and came to the attention of a Hungarian nobleman who paid Pleyel's way to study and live with Franz Joseph Haydn at Eisenstadt. Pleyel made rapid progress, and he reported that he and Haydn enjoyed a close, friendly relationship. In 1776, Haydn placed Pleyel's marionette opera Die Fee Urgele (The Fairy Urgele) on the schedule for performance at Esterháza. It was also played at the Vienna Nationaltheater. Pleyel probably worked briefly for the his noble patron, Count Ladislaus Erdödy, and in the early 1780s he traveled widely in Italy. He composed lira (hurdy-gurdy) pieces for King Ferdinand IV of Naples to play and wrote an opera, Ifigenia in Aulide, that was premiered at the Teatro San Carlo (Naples' major opera house) in 1785. Its success generated a further 18 performances. ...


Files in this item

Files Length Size Format View Description
1. Octet in C major-Allegro molto.mp3 9:02 6.190Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
2. Octet in C major-Menuett.mp3 6:34 4.506Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
3. Octet in C major-Adagio.mp3 6:34 4.504Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
4. Octet in C major-Menuett.mp3 3:39 2.503Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
5. Octet in C major-Finale (Allegro).mp3 7:43 5.294Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
6. Trio op. 10 No. 2 in D major-Allegro.mp3 6:30 4.460Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
7. Trio op. 10 ... major-Rondo (Allegro).mp3 3:53 2.662Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
8. Trio concertant in E flat major-Allegro.mp3 5:11 3.550Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
9. Trio concertant in E flat major-Andante.mp3 4:04 2.784Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
10. Trio concer ... major-Rondo (Allegro).mp3 2:40 1.827Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
Octet in C major-Completo.wav 33:22 336.8Mb WAV audio Wav
Trio op. 10 No. 2 in D major-Completo.wav 10:20 104.3Mb WAV audio Wav
Trio concertant in E flat major-Completo.wav 11:48 119.1Mb WAV audio Wav

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show full item record