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Title: The Complete Symphonies
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Darius Milhaud; Radio-Sinfonieorchester Basel; Alun Francis
Código CDU: Mil.03
Forma Musical: Symphonies ; Te Deum laudamus (Musique)
Abstract: One of the more prolific composers of the twentieth century, Darius Milhaud was born to a Jewish family in southern France during the last decade of the nineteenth century. He learned the violin as a youth. Studies at the Paris Conservatoire from age 17 on gave the young composer opportunity to work with some of the most prominent French composers and theorists of the day, including Charles Marie Widor, Vincent d'Indy and André Gedalge, and allowed him to focus on developing his skills as a pianist. While serving as an attaché at the French delegation in Rio de Janeiro during the First World War, Milhaud began a long and fruitful association with poet Paul Claudel (who was at that time a Minister at the delegation), several of whose plays Milhaud would go on to provide with incidental music (Proteé, 1919; L'annonce fait à Marie, 1934) and who, in turn, would supply libretti for many of Milhaud's compositions (e.g. the opera Christophe Colomb of 1928). After returning to Paris in ...


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1. Symphony No. 7 op. 344-Animé.mp3 3:38 2.490Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
2. Symphony No. 7 op. 344-Grave.mp3 8:54 6.099Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
3. Symphony No. 7 op. 344-Vif.mp3 7:15 4.966Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
4. Symphony No. ... ec mystère et violence.mp3 5:28 3.750Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
5. Symphony No. ... sérénitéet nonchalence.mp3 7:30 5.137Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
6. Symphony No. 8 op. 362-Avec emportement.mp3 4:29 3.076Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
7. Symphony No. 8 op. 362-Rapide et majesteux.mp3 4:53 3.344Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
8. Symphony No. 9 op. 380-Modérement animé.mp3 5:06 3.497Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
9. Symphony No. 9 op. 380-Lente et sombre.mp3 9:13 6.322Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
10. Symphony No. 9 op. 380-Alerte et vigoureux.mp3 4:44 3.246Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
Symphony No. 7 op. 344-Completo.wav 397.4Mb WAV audio Wav
Symphony No. 8 op. 362-Completo.wav 22:12 224.0Mb WAV audio Wav
Symphony No. 9 op. 380-Completo.wav 18:58 191.3Mb WAV audio Wav

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