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Title: Chamber Music
Otros títulos: Samuel Coleridge-Taylor : Chamber Music
Música de Cámara
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor : Música de Cámara
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Samuel Coleridge-Taylor; Kelly Burke; John Fadial; Mary Ashley Barret; Lynn Huntzinger Beck; Craig Brown; Michael Burns; Andrew Harley; Janet Orenstein; Scott Rawls; Brooks Whitehouse
Código CDU: Coleridge.01
Forma Musical: Quintets (Clarinet, Violins (2), Viola, Violoncello), Violin and Piano Music, Dance Music, Nonets (Piano, Bassoon, Clarinet, Horn, Oboe, Violin, Viola, Violoncello, Double Bass)
Abstract: Remembered today as the composer of the once enormously popular cantata Hiawatha's Wedding Feast, the career and music of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor are—more, even, than Elgar's—emblematic of the Edwardian era in its opulence and its squalor. The son of a Negro doctor from Sierra Leone and an Englishwoman, he rose above the constrictions of class and race to become one of the most acclaimed composers of his time. Musically precocious, Coleridge-Taylor's talent was recognized early and supported by a series of patrons who saw him through composition studies with Sir Charles Villiers Stanford at the Royal College of Music. While still a student, his Clarinet Quintet (1895) achieved critical praise and, through the good offices of Stanford, performance in Berlin by the Joseph Joachim Quartet. A meeting with the American Negro poet Paul Laurence Dunbar, on a reading tour in England in 1896, prompted a lifelong preoccupation with "African" themes, including a number of songs to lyrics by ...


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1. Quintet in F ... 95) - Allegro moderato.mp3 7:11 9.856Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Quintet in F ... - Larghetto affettuoso.mp3 5:47 7.934Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Quintet in F ... 95) - Allegro leggiero.mp3 6:59 9.582Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Quintet in F ... 895) - Allegro agitato.mp3 6:58 9.569Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Four African Dances Op. 48 (1904) - Allegro.mp3 5:03 6.921Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Four African ... olto sostenuto e dolce.mp3 3:46 5.165Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Four African ... 04) - Allegro con brio.mp3 4:06 5.623Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Four African ... 04) - Allegro energico.mp3 5:08 7.045Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Nonet in F m ... 94) - Allegro energico.mp3 6:21 8.704Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Nonet in F ... 94) - Andante con moto.mp3 5:57 8.168Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Nonet in F ... 4) - Scherzo (Allegro).mp3 5:19 7.302Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Nonet in F ... inale (Allegro vivace).mp3 8:18 11.39Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Quintet in F-sh ... . 10 (1895) - Completo.wav 26:47 270.3Mb WAV audio wav
Four African Dances Op. 48 (1904) - Completo.wav 17:55 180.8Mb WAV audio wav
Nonet in F minor Op. 2 (1894) - Completo.wav 25:47 260.2Mb WAV audio wav

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