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Title: Chamber Music
Otros títulos: Casella : Chamber Music
Música de Cámara
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Alfredo Casella; Ex Novo Ensemble; Carlo Lazari; Daniele Ruggieri; Davide Teodoro; Diego Cal; Carlo Teodoro; Aldo Orvieto
Código CDU: Casella.01
Forma Musical: Flute and Piano Music, Quartets (Piano, Clarinet, Trumpet, Violoncello), Violin and Piano Music, Piano Trios
Abstract: Alfredo Casella was an outstanding if uneven composer who led several of his contemporaries—Respighi, Malipiero, Pizzetti, and others—in a struggle to modernize Italian music. His interests as a composer and as an author of articles on music were highly cosmopolitan, as may be gathered from his early enthusiasms for Debussy, the Russian nationalists, Strauss, Bartók, and Schoenberg. Yet Casella was also intensely inspired by Italian culture, both its folkways and its Futurism movement. His formal studies began in 1896 at the Paris Conservatory, under Fauré; he won first prize in piano in 1899, and soon was touring Europe and Russia as a pianist. He also began accepting guest-conducting stints in the early years of the century, a pursuit that would greatly occupy his time after World War I. But before the war the piano was his primary pastime, especially while he served as a keyboard instructor at the Paris Conservatory from 1912 to 1915. He spent most of the war back in Rome, succeeding ...


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