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Title: The Complete Chamber Music
Otros títulos: Sonatas for Flute and Continuo
La Musique de Chambre
Die Kammermusik
La Música de Cámara Completa
Intérprete/ Colaborador: George Frideric Handel; Academy Chamber Ensemble
Código CDU: H.15
Forma Musical: Sonata (Flutes and continuo)
Abstract: Most music lovers have encountered George Frederick Handel through holiday-time renditions of the Messiah's "Hallelujah" chorus. And many of them know and love that oratorio of Christ's life and death, as well as a few other greatest hits like the orchestral Water Music and Royal Fireworks Music, and perhaps Judas Maccabeus or one of the other English oratorios. Yet his operas, for which he was widely known in his own time, are the province mainly of specialists in Baroque music, and the events of his life, even though they reflected some of the most important musical issues of the day, have never become as familiar as the careers of Bach or Mozart. Perhaps the single word that best describes his life and music is "cosmopolitan": he was a German composer, trained in Italy, who spent most of his life in England. Handel was born in the German city of Halle on February 23, 1685. His father noted but did not nurture his musical talent, and he had to sneak a small keyboard instrument into ...


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1.Sonata in A minor HWV 374 - I Adagio.mp3 2:00 2.747Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Sonata in A minor HWV 374 - II Allegro.mp3 2:26 3.333Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Sonata in A minor HWV 374 - III Adagio.mp3 4:21 5.965Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Sonata in A minor HWV 374 - IV Allegro.mp3 2:15 3.095Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Sonata in E minor HWV 375 - I Adagio.mp3 2:07 2.913Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Sonata in E minor HWV 375 - II Allegro.mp3 1:41 2.303Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Sonata in E minor HWV 375 - III Grave.mp3 1:40 2.281Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Sonata in E minor HWV 375 - IV Minuet.mp3 2:09 2.944Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Sonata in B minor HWV 376 - I Adagio.mp3 2:03 2.824Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Sonata in B minor HWV 376 - II Allegro.mp3 2:09 2.943Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Sonata in B minor HWV 376 - III Largo.mp3 1:12 1.644Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Sonata in B minor HWV 376 - IV Allegro.mp3 2:30 3.426Mb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Sonata in E ... - I Larghetto (Adagio).mp3 2:01 2.762Mb MPEG Audio mp3
14. Sonata in E ... 1 HWV 379 - II Andante.mp3 3:17 4.501Mb MPEG Audio mp3
15. Sonata in E ... 1 HWV 379 - III Largo.mp3 2:31 3.450Mb MPEG Audio mp3
16. Sonata in E ... 1 HWV 379 - IV Allegro.mp3 2:47 3.814Mb MPEG Audio mp3
17. Sonata in E ... . 1 HWV 379 - V Presto.mp3 2:00 2.738Mb MPEG Audio mp3
18. Sonata in D major HWV 378 - I Adagio.mp3 1:56 2.662Mb MPEG Audio mp3
19. Sonata in D major HWV 378 - II Allegro.mp3 2:29 3.400Mb MPEG Audio mp3
20. Sonata in D major HWV 378 - III Adagio.mp3 1:04 1.467Mb MPEG Audio mp3
21. Sonata in D major HWV 378 - IV Allegro.mp3 1:58 2.703Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Sonata in A minor HWV 374 - Completo.wav 10:54 110.0Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata in E minor HWV 375 - Completo.wav 7:28 75.40Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata in B minor HWV 376 - Completo.wav 7:45 78.21Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata in E min ... . 1 HWV 379 - Completo.wav 12:23 124.9Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata in D major HWV 378 - Completo.wav 7:19 73.80Mb WAV audio wav

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