The Violin Concertos Vol. 6

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Title: The Violin Concertos Vol. 6
Otros títulos: I Concerti Per Violino Vol. 6
Concertos Pour Violon Vol. 6
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Giuseppe Tartini; Giovanni Guglielmo; L' Arte Dell' Arco
Código CDU: Tartini.04
Forma Musical: Concertos (Violin with string orchestra)
Abstract: Despite Italian composer Giuseppe Tartini's important place in musical history, he remains known to most musicians only as the composer of the "Devil's Trill" violin sonata. Born on the Istrian peninsula in 1692, Tartini was the son of a minor government official in the city of Pirano (now Piran, Slovenia). Although his parents had selected a monastic life for Tartini when he was very young, in 1708 he rejected his clerical training to pursue a course of instruction in music. Soon, however, he seems to have enrolled at the University of Padua as a student of law, and was more famed during his younger days as a dueler and swordsman than as a trained musician. Despite still officially being a candidate for the priesthood, Tartini married in 1710, and, having thereby incurred the wrath of the Paduan bishop, found it necessary to hide out in the monastery at Assisi for a time. He put his time to good use: apparently he made a rigorous study of music, and by 1714 he seems to have found ...


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5. Concerto in A major D 92 - Adagio.mp3 3:36 4.935Mb MPEG Audio mp3
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7. Concerto in G major D 74 - Allegro.mp3 6:32 8.975Mb MPEG Audio mp3
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10. Concerto in A major D 93 - Allegro.mp3 5:07 7.028Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Concerto in A major D 93 - Largo.mp3 5:20 7.313Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Concerto in ... o (Capriccio Tartini).mp3 5:40 7.785Mb MPEG Audio mp3
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