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Title: Chamber Music : Orchestral Works
Otros títulos: Suite for String Orchestra : Říkadla : Glagolitic Mass
Música de Cámara : Obras Orquestales
Suite para Orquesta de Cuerdas : Říkadla : Misa glagolítica
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Leoš Janáček; Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra; Neville Marriner; London Sinfonietta Chorus; Clive Wearing; Brian Burrowes; Members of the London Sinfonietta; Sebastian Bell; Judith Pearce; Anthony Pay; Julian Farrel; Martin Gatt; Wendy Philips; John Constable; Gregory Knowles; Robin McGee; David Atherton; Eva Urbanová; Marta Beňačková; Vladimir Bogachov; Richard Novák; Thomas Trotter; Slovak Philharmonic Choir; Wiener Philharmoniker; Riccardo Chailly
Código CDU: Ja.05
Forma Musical: Piano Music, Masses
Abstract: Leos Janácek (1854-1928) is regarded as the greatest Czech composer of the early twentieth century. In his early works, which included the opera Sárka (1888), and numerous vocal and instrumental works, Janácek followed a traditional, Romantic idiom, typical of late nineteenth century music. Having completed Sárka, however, Janácek immersed himself in the folk music of his native Moravia, gradually developing an original compositional style. Eschewing regular metrical phrasing, Janácek developed a declamatory method of setting the voice that follows the natural rhythmic patterns of the Czech language. Characteristically, Janácek allowed these patterns to inform the music itself. In addition, Janácek's harmonies, forms and orchestration are highly idiosyncratic. His music favors repetitive patterns, often set in stark contrast to longer, more lyrical, lines, or large blocks of sound. Dramatic effects are attained with minimal thematic or contrapuntal elaboration. The result is music of ...


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1. Suite for String Orchestra - I Moderato.mp3 4:36 6.321Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Suite for String Orchestra - II Adagio.mp3 3:43 5.100Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Suite for St ... - III Andante con moto.mp3 1:24 1.915Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Suite for St ... sto (Andante - Presto).mp3 2:42 3.715Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Suite for String Orchestra - V Adagio.mp3 3:15 4.451Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Suite for String Orchestra - VI Andante.mp3 3:21 4.607Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Říkadla for chamber choir and ensemble.wav 15:19 154.6Mb WAV audio wav
8. al 15. Glagolitic Mass (Mša glagolskaja).wav 40:24 407.8Mb WAV audio wav
Suite for String Orchestra - Completo.wav 18:48 189.7Mb WAV audio wav

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