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Title: Piano Works Vol. 1
Otros títulos: Piano Sonata No. 2 Op. 21 : Mazurkas Op. 50 : Metopes Op. 29 : Four Studies Op. 4
Obras para Piano Vol. 1
Sonata para Piano No. 2 Op. 21 : Mazurkas Op. 50 : Metopas Op. 29 : Cuatro Estudios Op . 4
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Karol Szymanowski; Martin Roscoe
Código CDU: Szy.03
Forma Musical: Mazurkas, Piano Music, Sonatas (Piano)
Abstract: Composer Karol Szymanowski spent his early years in Ukraine (where many affluent Polish families still owned land at the time). An injury to the leg forced young Karol into a life of relative inactivity, and, from age seven on, attendance at school was replaced by rigorous musical studies (first under his father's tutelage, and then, from 1892 on, at Gustav Neuhaus' music school in Elisavetgrad). Although early training focused on the piano, Neuhaus was quick to observe his young student's potential as a composer. While in Elisavetgrad, Szymanowski was introduced to the German classics as well as to Chopin and Scriabin. After studies with Noskowski in Warsaw from 1903 to 1905, Szymanowski lived for a time in Berlin, helping to found that city's "Young Poland in Music" Society. During the Warsaw and Berlin years Szymanowski began absorbing the musical language of the later German masters (Richard Strauss in particular), under whose strong influence Szymanowski produced his first two ...


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1. Mazurkas Op. 50 Nos. 1 – 4 - No. 1.mp3 2:04 2.829Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Mazurkas Op. 50 Nos. 1 – 4 - No. 2.mp3 2:14 3.069Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Mazurkas Op. 50 Nos. 1 – 4 - No. 3.mp3 2:27 3.366Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Mazurkas Op. 50 Nos. 1 – 4 - No. 4.mp3 2:41 3.679Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Metopes Op. 29 - L'ile des Sirènes.mp3 5:25 7.433Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Metopes Op. 29 - Calypso.mp3 5:34 7.639Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Metopes Op. 29 - Nausicaa.mp3 4:23 6.015Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Four Studies Op. 4 - No. 1.mp3 3:26 4.709Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Four Studies Op. 4 - No. 2.mp3 1:55 2.630Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Four Studies Op. 4 - No. 3.mp3 4:27 6.114Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Four Studies Op. 4 - No. 4.mp3 3:24 4.669Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Piano Sonat ... Op. 21 - Allegro assai.mp3 9:45 13.37Mb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Piano Sonat ... Allegretto tranquillo.mp3 18:39 25.57Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Mazurkas Op. 50 Nos. 1 – 4 - Completo.wav 9:16 93.56Mb WAV audio wav
Metopes Op. 29 - Completo.wav 15:15 154.0Mb WAV audio wav
Four Studies Op. 4 - Completo.wav 13:04 131.9Mb WAV audio wav
Piano Sonata No ... ajor Op. 21 - Completo.wav 28:21 286.1Mb WAV audio wav

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