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Title: The Sibelius Edition
Otros títulos: Chamber Music I
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Jean Sibelius; Jaakko Kuusisto; Satu Vänskä; Marko Ylönen; Taneli Turunen; Folke Gräsbeck; Peter Lönnqvist; Harri Viitanen; Tempera-kvartetti
Código CDU: Si.03
Forma Musical: String quartets. Trios (Piano, violins (2)) Piano trios. Quartets (Piano, violins (2), violoncello) Quartets (Piano (4 hands), violin, violoncello) Harmonium and piano music. Quartets (Harmonium, piano, violin, violoncello)
Abstract: Finland's Jean Sibelius is perhaps the most important composer associated with nationalism in music and one of the most influential in the development of the symphony and symphonic poem. Sibelius was born in southern Finland, the second of three children. His physician father left the family bankrupt, owing to his financial extravagance, a trait that, along with heavy drinking, he would pass on to Jean. Jean showed talent on the violin and at age nine composed his first work for it, Rain Drops. In 1885 Sibelius entered the University of Helsinki to study law, but after only a year found himself drawn back to music. He took up composition studies with Martin Wegelius and violin with Mitrofan Wasiliev, then Hermann Csillag. During this time he also became a close friend of Busoni. Though Sibelius auditioned for the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, he would come to realize he was not suited to a career as a violinist. In 1889 Sibelius traveled to Berlin to study counterpoint with Albert ...


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1. Adagio in D minor JS 12.wav 12:18 124.2Mb WAV audio wav
2. String Quart ... major Op. 4- I Allegro.mp3 7:25 10.17Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. String Quart ... - II Andante sostenuto.mp3 7:58 10.93Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. String Quart ... major Op. 4- II Presto.mp3 5:24 7.416Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. String Quart ... ajor Op. 4- IV Allegro.mp3 8:42 11.94Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. String Quart ... Allegro molto moderato.mp3 5:56 8.131Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. String Quart ... mae' Op. 56- II Vivace.mp3 2:21 3.219Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. String Quart ... 6- III Adagio di molto.mp3 10:55 14.98Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. String Quart ... llegretto (ma pesante).mp3 5:36 7.685Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. String Quar ... mae' Op. 56- V Allegro.mp3 5:00 6.862Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. String Quar ... minary endingV Allegro.wav 35 5.932Mb WAV audio wav
12. Andante festivo JS 34a.wav 5:14 52.80Mb WAV audio wav
String Quartet in B flat major Op. 4- Completo.wav 29:22 296.4Mb WAV audio wav
String Quartet ... imae' Op. 56- Completo.wav 29:36 298.8Mb WAV audio wav

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