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Title: Complete Symphonies
Otros títulos: Symphony No. 1 Op. 44 : Symphony No. 2 Op. 45
Sinfonías Completas
Sinfonía No. 1 Op. 44 : Sinfonía No. 2 Op. 45
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Edmund Rubbra; Lynne Dawson; Della Jones; Stephen Roberts; BBC National Chorus of Wales; BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Richard Hickox
Código CDU: Rubbr.02
Forma Musical: Symphonies
Abstract: Edmund Rubbra's emergence during the interwar period as one of England's most skillful symphonists, and the subsequent dissemination of his musical ideals through 40 years of teaching at major British institutions, have earned him a place of honor among twentieth century British musicians. Rubbra was born into an impoverished Northampton family in 1901. His mother gave him his first musical lessons at the age of eight, and, although Rubbra was forced to take a job as a railway clerk at age 14, his enthusiasm for music continued unabated. By 1917 he had discovered the music of Cyril Scott, and his subsequent recital of that composer's piano works impressed the composer enough that he invited Rubbra to study both piano and composition with him privately. After working with Scott for three years he attended Reading University on a musical scholarship for one year (1920-1921), after which he entered the Royal College of Music to study composition with Gustav Holst and harmony/counterpoint ...


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1. Symphonhy No ... moderato e tempestoso.mp3 9:50 13.48Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Symphonhy No ... ro bucolico e giocoso).mp3 5:39 7.759Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Symphonhy No. 1 Op. 44 - III Lento.mp3 18:54 25.93Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Symphony No. 2 Op. 45 - I Lento rubato.mp3 9:54 13.57Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Symphony No. ... Scherzo (Vivace assai).mp3 5:47 7.928Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Symphony No. 2 Op. 45 - Adagio tranquillo.mp3 10:06 13.85Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Symphony No. ... mabile, Coda 'Presto').mp3 8:14 11.29Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Symphonhy No. 1 Op. 44 - Completo.wav 34:18 346.2Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 2 Op. 45 - Completo.wav 33:54 342.1Mb WAV audio wav

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