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Title: By the still waters
Otros títulos: The solo piano music of Amy Beach, volume one
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Amy Beach; Joanne Polk
Código CDU: Beach.03
Forma Musical: Variations (Piano) ; Piano music ; Piano music, Arranged.
Abstract: Composer Amy Beach began her musical training early, singing over 40 tunes accurately at the age of 1, improvising harmonic lines before age 2, and composing at 4. A child prodigy on the piano, Amy began lessons at age 6 and gave her first public recitals at age 7, including works by Handel, Beethoven, and Chopin. Enrolled in a private school in Boston, Amy studied piano, theory, and composition, and taught herself orchestration and fugue. Her earlier development was admired by several, including Longfellow, Oliver Wendell Holmes, William Mason, and Henry Harris Aubrey Beach (her future husband). Embarking on her professional performing career in 1883, Beach debuted in a concerto performance with an orchestra conducted by Adolf Neuendorff. She performed with the Boston Symphony Orchestra in March 1885 in the first of several performances. After marrying Dr. Beach, Amy lessened the number of public performances, out of respect for her husband's wishes, and turned her concentration to ...


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Variations on Balkan Themes, Op.60-Completo.wav 32:30 328.0Mb WAV audio Wav
1. Theme; Adagio malincolico.mp3 1:44 1.190Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
2-3. I. Più mosso-II. Maestoso.mp3 2:39 1.812Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
4. III. Allegro ma non troppo.mp3 1:09 812.4Kb MPEG Audio Mp3
5. IV. Andante alla Barcarola.mp3 2:05 1.431Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
6. V. Largo con ... ssione; Poco più mosso.mp3 6:00 4.118Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
7. VI. Quasi Fantasia; Allegro all' 'Ongarese.mp3 2:45 1.880Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
8. VII. Vivace; Valse lento.mp3 2:28 1.691Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
9. VIII. Con vigore; Lento calmato.mp3 2:26 1.665Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
10. Marcia funerale.mp3 5:03 3.460Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
11. Cadenza. Gr ... Ido; Adagio come prima.mp3 6:41 4.576Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
Scottish Legend, Op.54, No. 1-Completo.wav 3:22 33.92Mb WAV audio Wav
Gavotte fantastique, Op.54, No.2-Completo.wav 3:45 37.92Mb WAV audio Wav
Scherzino; A Pe ... Op. 128, No.1-Completo.wav 1:30 15.17Mb WAV audio Wav
Young Birches, Op. 128, No.2-Completo.wav 2:42 27.26Mb WAV audio Wav
A Humming Bird, Op. 128, No.3-Completo.wav 1:18 13.05Mb WAV audio Wav
Far Awa'-Completo.wav 2:27 24.72Mb WAV audio Wav
Out of the Dephts (Ps.130), Op. 130-Completo.wav 3:33 35.77Mb WAV audio Wav
Trois morceaux ... tiques, Op.28-Completo.wav 15:40 158.1Mb WAV audio Wav
19. No. 1 Barcarolle.mp3 7:01 4.808Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
20. No. 2 Menuet italien.mp3 4:01 2.751Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
21. No. 3 Danse des fleurs.mp3 4:44 3.240Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
By the Still Waters, Op. 114-Completo.wav 2:45 27.84Mb WAV audio Wav

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