Piano Concerto . Serenade No. 5

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Title: Piano Concerto . Serenade No. 5
Otros títulos: Piano Concerto. Serenata N º 5
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Robert Fuchs; Franz Vorraber; Orchestre philharmonique du Luxembourg; Alun Francis
Código CDU: Fuchs.01
Forma Musical: Concertos (Piano) Suites (Chamber orchestra)
Abstract: Robert Fuchs was a Austrian late-Romantic composer and important teacher. He was the brother of Johann Nepomuk Fuchs. As a young boy, Robert studied organ, flute, violin, and realizing a figured bass. Before he was 20, he got a job as a répétiteur and teacher and, in 1866, served as organist of the Piaristenkirche in Vienna. He went to the Vienna Conservatory and studied composition with Dessof. He wrote a Symphony in G minor, an examination piece which had little success. His Serenade No. 1 (1874), however, was well-received, and it and four other serenades became his best-known works. In 1875, he became conductor of the orchestra of the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde and professor at the Conservatory. His influence as a teacher would become his most lasting legacy. He taught a stellar list of composers, including Sibelius, Mahler, Franz Schmidt, Schreker, Wolf, and Zemlinsky. He became friends with Johannes Brahms, who encouraged him to continue as a composer and referred Fuchs to ...


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1. Piano Concer ... o maestoso ed energico.mp3 18:20 16.74Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Piano Concer ... nor- Andante sostenuto.mp3 11:29 10.49Mb MPEG Audio wav
3. Piano Concer ... on fuoco ma non troppo.mp3 10:42 9.780Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Serenade No. ... Adagio con espressione.mp3 5:19 4.862Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Serenade No. ... ajor- Allegro grazioso.mp3 8:34 7.826Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Serenade No. ... major- Allegro amabile.mp3 2:47 2.541Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Serenade No. ... Finale. allegro vivace.mp3 4:58 4.548Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Piano Concerto ... B flat minor- Completo.wav 40:25 407.9Mb WAV audio wav
Serenade No. 5 Op. 53 in D major- Completo.wav 21:28 216.7Mb WAV audio wav

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