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Title: Guitar Music
Otros títulos: Grandes Sonates
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Fernando Sor; Adam Holzman
Código CDU: Sor.02
Forma Musical: Guitar music, Sonatas
Abstract: Spanish composer Fernando Sor (originally Sors), despite having composed prolifically for various vocal and instrumental ensembles, is remembered today chiefly as a virtuoso guitarist whose hundred-plus compositions for that instrument constitute a vital part of its concert repertory. While the exact date of Sor's birth remains unknown, he is known to have been born in Barcelona and baptized on Valentine's Day in the year 1778. Of Catalan ancestry, Sor attended the choir school at Montserrat monastery and later enrolled in Barcelona's military academy. After the production of his opera Telemaco nell'isola de Calipso in 1797 he moved to Madrid, where he served in a number of minor administrative positions and continued to compose privately. During the French invasion of 1808 Sor's military background and patriotism roused him to fight against the invaders, though by 1810 he had resigned himself to the presence of the new regime; when the French withdrew three years later Sor opted, along ...


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1. Grande sonate Op. 22 - Allegro.mp3 9:38 13.22Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Grande sonate Op. 22 - Adagio.mp3 7:34 10.38Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Grande sonate Op. 22 - Minuetto (Allegro).mp3 3:23 4.642Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Grande sonate Op. 22 - Rondo (Allegretto).mp3 4:58 6.822Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Divertissement Op. 23 - Valse.mp3 1:39 2.264Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Divertissement Op. 23 - Allegretto.mp3 1:21 1.852Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Divertissement Op. 23 - Valse.mp3 1:06 1.521Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Divertissement Op. 23 - Allegretto.mp3 1:11 1.638Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Divertissement Op. 23 - Andante.mp3 1:25 1.945Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Divertissement Op. 23 - Andante.mp3 1:50 2.514Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Divertissement Op. 23 - Valse.mp3 38 891.1Kb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Divertissement Op. 23 - Allemande.mp3 36 843.5Kb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Divertissement Op. 23 - Minuetto.mp3 1:49 2.491Mb MPEG Audio mp3
14. Divertissement Op. 23 - Valse.mp3 1:05 1.486Mb MPEG Audio mp3
15. 8 Small pie ... nuet (Andantino lento).mp3 2:08 2.932Mb MPEG Audio mp3
16. 8 Small pie ... ièces) Op. 24 - Menuet.mp3 49 1.114Mb MPEG Audio mp3
17. 8 Small pie ... s) Op. 24 - Allegretto.mp3 1:29 2.035Mb MPEG Audio mp3
18. 8 Small pie ... 24 - Menuet (Andante).mp3 1:38 2.255Mb MPEG Audio mp3
19. 8 Small pie ... 24 - Menuet (Andante).mp3 1:20 1.842Mb MPEG Audio mp3
20. 8 Small pie ... 24 - Menuet (Andante).mp3 1:02 1.418Mb MPEG Audio mp3
21. 8 Small pie ... s) Op. 24 - Allegretto.mp3 1:27 1.990Mb MPEG Audio mp3
22. 8 Small pie ... 24 - Menuet (Andante).mp3 1:08 1.556Mb MPEG Audio mp3
23. Grande sonate Op. 25 - Andante largo.mp3 9:00 12.34Mb MPEG Audio mp3
24. Grande sonate Op. 25 - Allegro non troppo.mp3 6:23 8.757Mb MPEG Audio mp3
25. Grande sona ... s (Andantino grazioso).mp3 6:13 8.527Mb MPEG Audio mp3
26. Grande sonate Op. 25 - Minuetto (Allegro).mp3 3:41 5.064Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Grande sonate Op. 22 - Completo.wav 25:22 256.1Mb WAV audio wav
Divertissement Op. 23 - Completo.wav 12:10 122.8Mb WAV audio wav
8 Small pieces ... ces) Op. 24 - Completo.wav 10:36 107.0Mb WAV audio wav
Grande sonate Op. 25 - Completo.wav 25:06 253.3Mb WAV audio wav

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