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Title: 8 Symphonies
Otros títulos: 8 Sinfonías
Intérprete/ Colaborador: William Boyce; The English Concert (Musical group); Trevor Pinnock
Código CDU: Boyce.02
Forma Musical: Symphonies
Abstract: The leading native-born composer of eighteenth century England (save perhaps for Thomas Arne), William Boyce was born in London in 1711. He received his primary musical training as a boy soprano at St. Paul's Cathedral. When his voice changed, Boyce necessarily left the choir and began to study organ with the church's organist and composer, Maurice Greene. In 1734, Boyce accepted his first professional position as organist at the Oxford Chapel, where he remained for two years, also spending time teaching at a variety of nearby schools. From that position, Boyce moved on to serve in the same capacity at St. Michael's, and concurrently assumed a court composer position at the Chapel Royal. He was, a year later, named director of England's Three Choirs Festival, an annual celebration that was the first such endeavor of its kind and continues today in London. Boyce's profile began to rise in the 1750s. In 1749, Boyce accepted employment as organist at the All Hallows Church, but also began ...


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1. Symphony No. 1 in B flat major- Allegro.mp3 2:42 3.719Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Symphony No. ... ajor- Moderato e dolce.mp3 2:40 3.663Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Symphony No. 1 in B flat major- Allegro.mp3 2:01 2.778Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Symphony No. 2 in A major- Allegro assai.mp3 3:41 5.047Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Symphony No. 2 in A major- Vivace.mp3 1:09 1.583Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Symphony No. 2 in A major- Presto (Allegro).mp3 1:27 1.987Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Symphony No. 3 in C major- Allegro.mp3 2:45 3.775Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Symphony No. 3 in C major- Vivace.mp3 1:20 1.842Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Symphony No. ... jor- Tempo di Minuetto.mp3 1:21 1.867Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Symphony No. 4 in F major- Allegro.mp3 3:17 4.503Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Symphony No ... - Vivace ma non troppo.mp3 1:33 2.137Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Symphony No. 4 in F major- Gavot (Allegro).mp3 2:04 2.830Mb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Symphony No ... ad lib - Allegro assai.mp3 4:27 6.119Mb MPEG Audio mp3
14. Symphony No ... ajor- Tempo di Gavotta.mp3 1:42 2.332Mb MPEG Audio mp3
15. Symphony No ... jor- Tempo di Minuetto.mp3 1:49 2.500Mb MPEG Audio mp3
16. Symphony No ... argo - Allegro - Largo.mp3 4:18 5.909Mb MPEG Audio mp3
17. Symphony No. 6 in F major- Larghetto.mp3 2:37 3.600Mb MPEG Audio mp3
18. Symphony No ... - Andante - Spirituoso.mp3 4:40 6.398Mb MPEG Audio mp3
19. Symphony No. 7 in B flat major- Moderato.mp3 2:46 3.805Mb MPEG Audio mp3
20. Symphony No ... - Jigg (Allegro assai).mp3 1:58 2.703Mb MPEG Audio mp3
21. Symphony No ... nor- Pomposo - allegro.mp3 4:58 6.817Mb MPEG Audio mp3
22. Symphony No. 8 in D minor- Largo (Andante).mp3 2:00 2.749Mb MPEG Audio mp3
23. Symphony No ... di Gavotta (Risoluto).mp3 3:16 4.479Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Symphony No. 1 in B flat major- Completo.wav 7:19 73.84Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 2 in A major- Completo.wav 6:12 62.65Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 3 in C major- Completo.wav 5:23 54.28Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 4 in F major- Completo.wav 6:50 68.97Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 5 in D major- Completo.wav 7:54 79.69Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 6 in F major- Completo.wav 6:54 69.65Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 7 in B flat major- Completo.wav 9:19 94.00Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 8 in D minor- Completo.wav 10:09 102.4Mb WAV audio wav

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