Integral of Pianoforte Sonatas

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Title: Integral of Pianoforte Sonatas
Otros títulos: Sonatas Completas para Pianoforte
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Etienne Nicolas Mehul; Brigitte Haudebourg
Código CDU: Mehul.01
Forma Musical: Sonatas (Piano), Pianoforte
Abstract: Méhul was the greatest French symphonist before Berlioz and an important and prolific composer of opéras comiques. His musical style came out of Gluck's tradition of opera and Haydn's and early Beethoven's tradition of choral and instrumental writing. Méhul went beyond these influences, though, particularly in the realm of orchestration. His use of large forces and novel and striking effects anticipated Berlioz. The more colorful aspects of his instrumentation were always a result of the drama of the opera and never gratuitous. Méhul also developed certain other techniques such as the reminiscence-motif, which was to have a great influence on Weber and, later, Wagner. His harmonies could also be striking and unusual, but were generally less effective on a larger scale, where he remained quite conservative. Méhul's only important teacher was Jean-Frédéric Edelmann, with whom he began studies in 1779. During the next decade, he produced two sets of piano sonatas and taught keyboard for ...


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1. Sonata Op. 1 No. 2 in C minor - Fièrement.mp3 6:34 9.011Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Sonata Op. 1 No. 2 in C minor - Menuet-Trio.mp3 3:46 5.177Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Sonata Op. 1 No. 1 in D major - Allegro.mp3 3:00 4.113Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Sonata Op. 1 No. 1 in D major - Andante.mp3 2:58 4.078Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Sonata Op. 1 No. 1 in D major - Rondo.mp3 3:19 4.542Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Sonata Op. 1 ... 3 in A major - Allegro.mp3 2:33 3.503Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Sonata Op. 1 ... 3 in A major - Menuet.mp3 5:36 7.676Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Sonata Op. 1 No. 1 No. 3 in A major - Rondo.mp3 3:21 4.593Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Sonata Op. 2 No. 1 in D major - Allegro.mp3 8:36 11.80Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Sonata Op. 2 No. 1 in D major - Andante.mp3 6:27 8.850Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Sonata Op. 2 No. 1 in D major - Rondo.mp3 2:33 3.496Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Sonata Op. 2 No. 2 in A minor - Allegro.mp3 7:25 10.17Mb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Sonata Op. 2 No. 2 in A minor - Sicilienne.mp3 2:19 3.175Mb MPEG Audio mp3
14. Sonata Op. ... A minor - Allegretto.mp3 2:20 3.203Mb MPEG Audio mp3
15. Sonata Op. 2 No. 3 in C major - Allegro.mp3 5:39 7.747Mb MPEG Audio mp3
16. Sonata Op. 2 No. 3 in C major - Adagio.mp3 5:30 7.538Mb MPEG Audio mp3
17. Sonata Op. 2 No. 3 in C major - Rondo.mp3 2:26 3.346Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Sonata Op. 1 No. 2 in C minor - Completo.wav 10:18 103.8Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata Op. 1 No. 1 in D major - Completo.wav 9:09 92.33Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata Op. 1 No. 1 No. 3 in A major - Completo.wav 11:24 114.9Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata Op. 2 No. 1 in D major - Completo.wav 17:29 176.5Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata Op. 2 No. 2 in A minor - Completo.wav 11:58 120.7Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata Op. 2 No. 3 in C major - Completo.wav 13:28 135.9Mb WAV audio wav

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