Roussel Symphony No. 3 Bacchus and Ariadne Le Festin de l'araignée

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Title: Roussel Symphony No. 3 Bacchus and Ariadne Le Festin de l'araignée
Otros títulos: Roussel Symphony No. 3 Bacchus and Ariadne Le Festin de l'araignée
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Albert Roussel; Brno State Philharmonic Orchestra; Prauge Symphony Orchestra; Václav Neumann; Václav Smetáček
Código CDU: Rou.01
Forma Musical: Symphonies, Suites (Orchestra), Ballets
Abstract: Though less well known than his contemporaries Ravel and Debussy, Albert Roussel is nevertheless regarded as one of the most important figures in early twentieth century French music. Roussel's music reflects his efforts to explore new possibilities of expression while remaining faithful to traditional musical ideas; evident in his chamber music and works for the stage, this tension between traditionalism and experimentation is particularly successful in his symphonies. Born into an affluent family, Roussel lost both his parents when he was very young, and was entrusted to the care of his grandfather at age seven; in 1880, the grandfather died, and a maternal aunt took over the responsibility of raising the boy. Although he was interested in music, Roussel decided to pursue a naval career; he graduated from the Ecole Navale in 1889, eventually serving in Indochina as an officer. In 1894, however, Roussel resigned his commission, devoting himself completely to music. He went to Paris, ...


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1. I. Symphony ... Op. 42 - Allegro vivo.mp3 5:47 7.925Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. II. Symphony ... minor Op. 42 - Adagio.mp3 9:30 13.02Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. III. Symphon ... minor Op. 42 - Vivace.mp3 3:05 4.232Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. IV. Symphony ... - Allegro con spirito.mp3 6:05 8.336Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Bacchus et a ... . 2 Op. 43) - Completo.wav 19:40 198.5Mb WAV audio wav
6. Le Festin de ... ite Op. 17) - Completo.wav 17:31 176.7Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 3 in G minor Op. 42 - Completo.wav 24:15 244.7Mb WAV audio wav

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