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Title: String Symphony Complete
Otros títulos: Cadena Sinfonía Completa
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy; Roy Goodman; The Hanover Band
Código CDU: Me.13
Forma Musical: Symphonies (String orchestra) Symphonies.
Abstract: Mendelssohn's first 13 symphonies are for strings only, including the one now referred to as No. 13, a single movement in C minor from 1823; however, the manuscript for the Symphony No. 1 in C minor, published in 1828 in Berlin as Op. 11, bears the inscription, "XIII," suggesting that Mendelssohn did not regard the earlier, single-movement piece as a completed string symphony. The Symphony No. 1 was completed on March 31, 1824, when Mendelssohn was 15 years old. Like the previous string symphonies, this is clearly modeled on works by Mozart, with passages betraying the intense study of J.S. Bach's contrapuntal masterpieces. While the piece reveals the young composer's mastery of musical materials, it does not speak with an individual, inspired voice. While in London in 1829, Mendelssohn conducted a performance of his Symphony in C minor at a Philharmonic concert of May 25, substituting for the Minuet a shortened and orchestrated version of the Scherzo from his Octet, Op. 20. Mend ...


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1. Symphony No. 1 in C- Allegro.mp3 4:44 4.324Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Symphony No. 1 in C- Andante.mp3 3:34 3.257Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Symphony No. 1 in C- Allegro.mp3 2:38 2.415Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Symphony No. 2 in D- Allegro.mp3 4:19 3.947Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Symphony No. 2 in D- Andante.mp3 4:28 4.086Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Symphony No. 2 in D- Allegro0 vivace.mp3 2:05 1.911Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Symphony No. 3 in E Minor- Allegro di molto.mp3 3:52 3.538Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Symphony No. 3 in E Minor- Andante.mp3 2:59 2.736Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Symphony No. 3 in E Minor- Allegro.mp3 2:19 2.123Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Symphony No. 4 in C Minor- Grave- Allegro.mp3 3:15 2.968Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Symphony No. 4 in C Minor- Andante.mp3 2:37 2.401Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Symphony No. 4 in C Minor- Allegro vivace.mp3 2:33 2.327Mb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat- Allegro vivace.mp3 4:14 3.867Mb MPEG Audio mp3
14. Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat- Andante.mp3 2:44 2.503Mb MPEG Audio mp3
15. Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat- Presto.mp3 3:51 3.524Mb MPEG Audio mp3
16. Symphony No. 6 in E-Flat- Allegro vivace.mp3 3:13 2.941Mb MPEG Audio mp3
17 & 18. Sympho ... -Flat- Andante. Presto.mp3 8:18 7.588Mb MPEG Audio mp3
19. Symphony No ... Minor- Adagio. allegro.mp3 10:18 9.411Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Symphony No. 1 in C- Completo.wav 10:49 109.1Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 2 in D- Completo.wav 10:46 108.6Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 3 in E Minor- Completo.wav 9:04 91.43Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 4 in C Minor- Completo.wav 8:19 83.92Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat- Completo.wav 10:43 108.2Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 6 in E-Flat- Completo.wav 11:27 115.6Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 10 in B Minor.wav 10:18 103.9Mb WAV audio wav

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