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Title: Concertantes for 2 Violins & Orchestra
Otros títulos: Concertantes 1 &2 for 2 Violins & Orchestra
Concertantes para 2 Violines y Orquesta
Concertantes 1 & 2 para 2 Violines y Orquesta
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Louis Spohr; Ulf Hoelscher; Gunhild Hoelscher; Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin; Christian Fröhlich
Código CDU: Spo.11
Forma Musical: Violins (2) with Orchestra, Violin with Orchestra, Polonaises
Abstract: Although virtually unknown to general audiences, the musical legacy of German composer, conductor and violinist Ludwig Spohr (1784-1859) is far-reaching indeed. Little of his own music survives in the general repertoire, but he is remembered as one of the preeminent conductors of the first half of the nineteenth century and as a seminal figure in the development of modern violin playing. Also, in addition to having invented both the violin chin-rest and rehearsal numbers/letters for printed music, he was the first major conductor to use a baton. Born in northern Germany in 1784, Spohr showed early talent for the violin, and by age 15 he was a member of the ducal orchestra at Braunschweig. At 18 he was sent by the Duke for a year of study with well-known violinist Franz Anton Eck, at the end of which time Spohr was considered ripe for a concert tour of his own. By 1805 the young virtuoso had become something of a sensation throughout Germany, where audiences adored both Spohr's playing ...


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1. Concertante ... & Orchestra - Allegro.mp3 12:17 16.84Mb Unknown mp3
2. Concertante ... Orchestra - Larghetto.mp3 6:03 8.307Mb Unknown mp3
3. Concertante ... ns & Orchestra - Rondo.mp3 9:17 12.73Mb Unknown mp3
4. Grande Polonaise Op. 40.wav 8:18 83.78Mb WAV audio wav
5. Concertante ... & Orchestra - Allegro.mp3 10:40 14.64Mb Unknown mp3
6. Concertante ... Orchestra - Andantino.mp3 7:03 9.679Mb Unknown mp3
7. Concertante ... a - Rondo (Allegretto).mp3 7:46 10.64Mb Unknown mp3
8. Potpourri Op ... ante grave (Andantino).mp3 4:01 5.516Mb Unknown mp3
9 & 10. Potpour ... (Allegretto), Allegro.mp3 6:33 8.989Mb Unknown mp3
Concertante No. ... & Orchestra - Completo.wav 27:31 277.7Mb WAV audio wav
Concertante No. ... & Orchestra - Completo.wav 25:23 256.2Mb WAV audio wav
Potpourri Op. 5 ... Volksweisen - Completo.wav 10:31 106.1Mb WAV audio wav

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