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Title: The Symphonies
Otros títulos: Symphony No. 2 : Symphony No. 3
Las Sinfonías
Sinfonía No. 2 : Sinfonía No. 3
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Rued Langgaard; Danish National Symphony Orchestra; Danish National Vocal Ensemble; Danish National Choir; Thomas Dausgaard
Código CDU: Lang.01
Forma Musical: Symphonies
Abstract: Regarded as an outsider and an oddball during his lifetime, Rued Langgaard spent his entire career at odds with the Danish musical establishment; his last great public success was when the Berlin Philharmonic played his massive Symphony No. 1 when he was 20 years old. Obscurity ensued until about the time of his centennary, when record labels determined to record everything ever written systematically brought his music to a more appreciative international public. Langgaard received his first musical training from his parents and private teachers. He made his debut as an improvising organist at age 11 in Copenhagen, and four years later he turned heads with an ambitious cantata. During his teens, his parents frequently took him to Berlin; their contacts there led to the Berlin Philharmonic performance of his first symphony. The Germans maintained an interest in the reserved young composer's extroverted music, but the Danes would have none of it. Langgaard launched an attack on the ...


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1. Symphony No. ... o festivo alla marcia).mp3 16:52 23.13Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Symphony No. ... religioso quasi adagio.mp3 11:11 15.34Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Symphony No. ... a - III Molto con moto.mp3 9:29 12.99Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. al 6. Sympho ... Allegro ma non troppo.mp3 28:06 38.53Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Symphony No. 2 ... d orchestra - Completo.wav 37:27 377.9Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 3 ... a and choir - Completo.wav 28:06 283.5Mb WAV audio wav

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