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Title: Complete Symphonies
Otros títulos: Symphonies 2 & 3
Sinfonías Completas
Sinfonías 2 y 3
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Benjamin Frankel; Queensland Symphony Orchestra; Werner Andreas Albert
Código CDU: Frankel.02
Forma Musical: Symphonies
Abstract: Benjamin Frankel was born in 1906 and came to music following a year's apprenticeship to a London watchmaker. He studied with Victor Benham, an American pianist, in England and Germany. He embarked on his career in 1923 playing violin and arranging for various bands on London's burgeoning jazz scene, all the while continuing his formal education at the Guildhall School of Music. He later joined the BBC Dance Orchestra and became the assistant to its leader, Henry Hall. He later became a musical arranger for the stage productions of Noël Coward and Charles B. Cochrane and joined the British film industry as a conductor and arranger in 1934. During World War II, he began writing for the concert hall, including chamber works (Sonata for solo violin No. 1, Trio for clarinet, cello, and piano), a song cycle (The Aftermath), and the overture May Day. Frankel principally functioned as a conductor in movies until the mid-'40s, when he began composing regularly for the screen. Sometimes credited ...


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1. Introduction ... poken by the composer).wav 4:13 42.64Mb WAV audio wav
2. Symphony No. ... - Adagio (Tranquillo).mp3 14:37 20.03Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Symphony No. ... Alla Marcia (Moderato).mp3 8:16 11.34Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Symphony No. 2 Op. 38 (1962) - Adagio.mp3 12:49 17.58Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Introduction to the third symphony.wav 1:45 17.58Mb WAV audio wav
6. Symphony No. 3 Op. 40 (1964).wav 17:23 175.4Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 2 Op. 38 (1962) - Completo.wav 35:36 359.4Mb WAV audio wav

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