Quintet, op. 52 - Sextet, op. 140 - Septet, op. 147

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Title: Quintet, op. 52 - Sextet, op. 140 - Septet, op. 147
Otros títulos: Sextet, op. 140 C major
Septet op. 147
Quintet, op. 130
Quintet op. 52 C minor
Sphor : Chamber Music
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Louis Spohr; Ensemble Villa Musica
Código CDU: Spo.10
Forma Musical: Septets (Piano, bassoon, clarinet, flute, horn, violin, violoncello) ; Piano quintets.
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. Septet op. 147-Allegro vivace.mp3 10:51 7.434Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
2. Septet op. 147-Pastorale. Larghetto.mp3 8:06 5.558Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
3. Septet op. 147-Scherzo. Vivace.mp3 7:02 4.824Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
4. Septet op. 147-Finale. Allegro molto.mp3 8:59 6.156Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
5. Quintet op. 130-Allegro moderato.mp3 8:15 5.653Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
6. Quintet op. 130-Scherzo. Moderato.mp3 6:15 4.287Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
7. Quintet op. 130-Adagio.mp3 6:00 4.113Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
8. Quintet op. 130-Finale. Vivace.mp3 10:43 7.346Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
Septet op. 147-Completo.wav 34:47 351.1Mb WAV audio Wav
Quintet op. 130-Completo.wav 31:03 313.3Mb WAV audio Wav

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