4 Quatuors (Op. 13, 29, 46 & 55)

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Title: 4 Quatuors (Op. 13, 29, 46 & 55)
Otros títulos: Quatuor N°1 Op. 13
Quatuor N°2 Op. 29
Quatuor N°3 Op. 46
Quatuor N°4 Op. 55
4 Quatuors
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Robert Casadesus; Quatuor Manfred
Código CDU: Casa.01
Forma Musical: String quartets.
Abstract: Robert Casadesus was the quintessential French musician, a passionate perfectionist who carried the Gallic virtues of precision, clarity, and elegance into the mid-twentieth century as an embodiment of the living spirit of classicism—precision animated by passion, clarity attained through sensuous scintillance, and elegance as the expression of the most lucidly aware animation. Born in Paris to a distinguished family of musicians—his father and three uncles enjoyed careers as performers and composers—Robert took first prize for piano at the Paris Conservatoire at age 14. Studies with Louis Diémer—early enthusiast of the French clavicenistes, premiere soloist and dedicatee of Franck's Variations symphoniques for piano and orchestra—graced Casadesus with the mantle of the inheritor. In 1921 he married fellow Diémer pupil Gabrielle (Gaby) L'Hôte. The following year he earned Ravel's friendship with his performance of Gaspard de la nuit, which led to European tours with the composer and ...


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1. Quatuor No. 1 Op. 13-Allant, allegro dolce.mp3 4:56 3.386Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
2. Quatuor No. 1 Op. 13-Molto vivo, trio.mp3 3:54 2.675Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
3. Quatuor No. 1 Op. 13-Adagio religioso.mp3 7:00 4.804Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
4. Quatuor No. 1 Op. 13-Décidé et animé.mp3 4:22 2.994Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
5. Quatuor No. 2 Op. 29-Deciso.mp3 5:48 3.972Mb Unknown Mp3
6. Quatuor No. 2 Op. 29-Allegretto.mp3 3:16 2.239Mb Unknown Mp3
7. Quatuor No. 2 Op. 29-Adagio.mp3 5:48 3.974Mb Unknown Mp3
8. Quatuor No. 2 Op. 29-Vivo ma non troppo.mp3 3:56 2.697Mb Unknown Mp3
9. Quatuor No. 3 Op. 46-Allegro.mp3 5:43 3.925Mb Unknown Mp3
10. Quatuor No. 3 Op. 46-Vivace.mp3 4:06 2.814Mb Unknown Mp3
11. Quatuor No. 3 Op. 46-Adagio.mp3 5:44 3.928Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
12. Quatuor No. 3 Op. 46-Allegro molto.mp3 4:18 2.950Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
13. Quatuor No. 4 Op. 55-Allegro moderato.mp3 5:41 3.893Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
14. Quatuor No. 4 Op. 55-Molto vivace.mp3 3:55 2.690Mb Unknown Mp3
15. Quatuor No. 4 Op. 55-Adagio sostenuto.mp3 1:29 1.013Mb Unknown Mp3
16. Quatuor No. 4 Op. 55-Allegro molto.mp3 3:50 2.622Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
Quatuor No. 1 Op. 13-Completo.wav 3:41:04 404.7Mb WAV audio Wav
Quatuor No. 2 Op. 29-Completo.wav 51:32 376.5Mb WAV audio Wav
Quatuor No. 3 Op. 46-Completo.wav 9:24:29 396.9Mb WAV audio Wav
Quatuor No. 4 Op. 55-Completo.wav 7:14:25 297.8Mb WAV audio Wav

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