Cello Concerto : Music for Strings : Two Studies

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Title: Cello Concerto : Music for Strings : Two Studies
Otros títulos: Orchestral Works
Concierto para Violoncello : Música para Cuerdas : Dos Estudios
Obras Orquestales
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Sir Arthur Bliss; Tim Hugh; English Northern Philharmonia; David Lloyd-Jones
Código CDU: Bl.02
Forma Musical: String Orchestra Music, Concertos (Violoncello), Orchestral Music
Abstract: Although outspoken in his support of the post-World War I Parisian avant-garde during his youth, English composer Arthur Bliss ended his long career as a dedicated proponent of a more conservative, neo-Romantic musical aesthetic. Educated at Pembroke College, Cambridge and at the Royal College of Music (where he found his studies with Charles Stanford too stifling), Bliss' earliest music (all later withdrawn and subsequently destroyed by the composer) shows a strong knowledge of and interest in the music of Edward Elgar. After service with the Royal Fusiliers (and later the Grenadier Guards) during the War, however, Bliss' musical aesthetic changed dramatically, and he quickly became known as a thoroughly "modern" composer, owing more allegiance to the exciting happenings on the continent than to the musical life of his own country. His music from the 1920s (such as the Rhapsody for two voices and chamber ensemble) is characterized by unusual vocal techniques, jazz influence, and striking ...


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1. Music for St ... egro moderato energico.mp3 8:43 11.95Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Music for St ... ndante molto sostenuto.mp3 9:40 13.26Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Music for St ... Allegro molto (Presto).mp3 6:32 8.970Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Cello Concerto Op. 120 - Allegro deciso.mp3 12:29 17.11Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Cello Concerto Op. 120 - Larghetto.mp3 7:57 10.90Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Cello Concerto Op. 120 - Allegro.mp3 6:32 8.957Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Two Studies ... 2 Adagio ma non troppo.mp3 6:35 9.025Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Two Studies Op. 16 - No. 3 Allegro.mp3 4:52 6.689Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Music for Strings Op. 54 - Completo.wav 24:51 250.8Mb WAV audio wav
Cello Concerto Op. 120 - Completo.wav 26:52 271.1Mb WAV audio wav
Two Studies Op. 16 - Completo.wav 11:24 115.0Mb WAV audio wav

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