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Title: Cello Concertos
Otros títulos: Cello Concertos Nos 1 & 2
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Joachim Raff; Daniel Müller-Schott; Robert Kulek; Bamberger Symphoniker; Hans Stadlmair
Código CDU: Raf.02
Forma Musical: Concertos (Violoncello)
Abstract: One of several forgotten Romantic composers whose works found a performance renaissance near the twentieth century's end, Joachim Raff was the son of a German organist from Württemberg. The family had modest resources, and Raff's only formal education consisted of teacher-training studies at a Jesuit school. But he was determined on a musical career and taught himself the essentials of composition. Raff eventually sent some of his piano music to Mendelssohn, who recommended them for publication. Encouraged, the young composer moved to Zurich, continuing to teach himself from treatises. In 1845 Liszt played a concert in Basle, and, in a journey reminiscent of Bach's supposed pilgrimage to hear Buxtehude a century and a half before, Raff walked all the way there to hear it. He met Liszt and showed him some of his music; the great virtuoso-composer took Raff back to Germany and got him a job in a music shop in Cologne. However, Raff also became a critic, and his writings so antagonized ...


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1 - 2. Concerto ... - Allegro (Larghetto).mp3 16:40 22.86Mb Unknown mp3
3. Concerto for ... inor - Finale (Vivace).mp3 6:28 8.874Mb Unknown mp3
4. 'Begegnung' ... dante (Quasi moderato).mp3 7:22 10.09Mb Unknown mp3
5. Duo for cell ... in A major - Andantino.mp3 6:54 9.457Mb Unknown mp3
Concerto for ce ... in G major - Completo.wav 29:47 300.6Mb WAV audio wav
6. Duo for cell ... - Allegro appassionato.mp3 8:42 11.93Mb Unknown mp3
7. Concerto for ... h in G major - Allegro.mp3 10:08 13.90Mb Unknown mp3
8. Concerto for ... h in G major - Andante.mp3 9:29 13.00Mb Unknown mp3
9. Concerto for ... major - Allegro vivace.mp3 10:17 14.11Mb Unknown mp3
Concerto for ce ... in D minor - Completo.wav 23:04 232.8Mb WAV audio wav
'Begegnung' Pha ... p. 86 No. 1 - Completo.wav 7:19 73.91Mb WAV audio wav
Duo for cello a ... in A major - Completo.wav 15:32 156.7Mb WAV audio wav

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