Hanns Eisler Instrumental Music

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Title: Hanns Eisler Instrumental Music
Otros títulos: Hanns Eisler Instrumentalmusik
Chamber Music II
Kammermusick II
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Hanns Eisler; Friedrich-Carl Erben; Ralf Rainer Haase; Arnim Orlamünde; Wolfgang Bernhardt
Código CDU: Eisler.01
Forma Musical: Nonet, Suites
Abstract: One of the most original and prolific composers of the twentieth century, Eisler proved that expressing humanistic and political concerns does not necessarily lead to musical banalities, but can achieve his stated aesthetic ideal of "freshness, intelligence, strength and elegance" (as opposed to "bombast, sentimentality and mysticism"). Eisler's family could not afford a piano, so he learned music from books and scores, an activity he continued through his teen years (1908 - 1915) at the Staatsgymnasium. In World War I, he served in a Hungarian regiment (1916 - 1918), composed an oratorio Gegen den Krieg (Against War, a title revived later for his cantata with words by Brecht), and afterwards became a student at the New Vienna Conservatory and a proofreader for Universal Edition. Both Arnold Schoenberg and Anton Webern gave Eisler free private lessons in composition (1919 - 1923), influencing Eisler's highly chromatic and harmonically dense yet witty and graceful early style (notably ...


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1. Movements fo ... (Allegretto, Andante).mp3 5:29 7.527Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Movements fo ... Maestoso (Allegretto).mp3 1:42 2.332Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Movements fo ... osthum 1941) - Allegro.mp3 1:37 2.219Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Movements fo ... rezitativo (Moderato).mp3 2:27 3.359Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Movements fo ... d) (Andante, Con moto).mp3 2:29 3.403Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Movements fo ... 41) - Allegro moderato.mp3 5:17 7.256Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Movements fo ... (Energico alla Marcia).mp3 3:04 4.205Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Suite for se ... ’s songs) - Allegretto.mp3 51 1.165Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Suite for se ... songs) - Allegro assai.mp3 1:20 1.841Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. - 11. Suite ... - Allegretto moderato.mp3 1:49 2.488Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Suite for s ... dren’s songs) - Frisch.mp3 4:09 5.685Mb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Suite for s ... ) - (ohne Bezeichnung).mp3 1:18 1.796Mb MPEG Audio mp3
14. - 15. Suite ... - (Allgretto, Andante).mp3 2:23 3.275Mb MPEG Audio mp3
16. Suite for s ... ren’s songs) - Andante.mp3 1:37 2.233Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Fourteen ways t ... . 70 (1941) - Completo.wav 13:42 138.2Mb WAV audio wav
32. Septet No. 2 („Cirus“) - Allegretto.mp3 3:49 5.242Mb MPEG Audio mp3
33. Septet No. 2 („Cirus“) - Con moto.mp3 2:04 2.839Mb MPEG Audio mp3
34. Septet No. 2 („Cirus“) - Andante.mp3 3:33 4.877Mb MPEG Audio mp3
35. Septet No. 2 („Cirus“) - Allegretto.mp3 2:31 3.454Mb MPEG Audio mp3
36. Septet No. 2 („Cirus“) - Allegretto.mp3 2:36 3.564Mb MPEG Audio mp3
37. Septet No. 2 („Cirus“) - Finale.mp3 4:01 5.522Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Movements for n ... sthum 1941) - Completo.wav 21:45 219.5Mb WAV audio wav
Suite for septe ... en’s songs) - Completo.wav 13:07 132.3Mb WAV audio wav
Septet No. 2 („Cirus“) - Completo.wav 18:17 184.6Mb WAV audio wav

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