Music for Violin and Piano 2

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dc.contributor.other Christian Sinding es
dc.contributor.other Henning Kraggerud es
dc.contributor.other Christian Ihle Hadland es
dc.coverage.spatial Fredrikstad - Norway es
dc.date.accessioned 2013-09-09T22:28:41Z
dc.date.available 2008
dc.date.available 2013-09-09T22:28:41Z
dc.date.copyright 2009
dc.date.issued 2013-09-09
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/3963
dc.description.abstract Christian August Sinding studied music in addition to his academic studies throughout his school years, taking violin with Gudbrand Bøhn and music theory with L.M. Lindeman, one of the most important musicians in Christiana (later renamed Oslo). In 1874 he followed the path of his famous countryman Edvard Grieg by going to Leipzig to study. There, his violin teacher was Schradieck and his theory and composition teacher was Jadassohn. It became obvious that his major talent was for composition, so he gave up his violin studies in favor of it. He remained primarily in Germany for a total of 40 years, but retained Norwegian elements in his music. The Norwegian government gave him regular grants from 1880, which were made into an annual pension in 1910. In 1916 the Norwegian government recognized him with a grant of 30,000 crowns, in recognition of his being the "greatest national composer since Grieg." He taught at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY, in the 1920 - 1921 academic year. After that he settled in Oslo and remained centered in Norway for the rest of his long life. His music is tuneful, attractive, well-orchestrated, and distinctive, but as far as technique is concerned he was not an innovator. He formed his basic style during his studies in Germany, adopting the vocabulary of Schumann, Liszt, Strauss, and, to a lesser degree, Wagner. He tended to use cyclic forms and other trappings of the Romantic era to the end of his life, by which time the general opinion of his music declined (to an unfair degree) due to the anti-Romantic reaction of the time. On the other hand, through the last two decades of his life, he had a tendency to write in larger forms. He wrote four symphonies of which the First (1880 - 1890), a work with remarkably violent crescendos, is the most striking. His music has abrupt dislocations of tonality without tending towards atonality. He also wrote about 250 songs, and is considered one of the greatest Scandinavian creators of art songs. Much of his music is descriptive, though he was also praised for some of his chamber music, particularly the early Piano Quintet, Op. 5 (the first work to give him widespread fame), and his String Quartet, Op. 70. Among his smaller pieces, the Romances for Violin, Op. 79, and his Rustles of Spring have permanent places in the international repertoire. © Joseph Stevenson, All Music Guide es
dc.description.tableofcontents Prélude Op. 43 No. 3-- Romance in D major Op. 100-- Abendlied Op. 89 No. 3-- Rustle of spring (piano solo) Op. 32 No. 3-- Romance in E minor Op. 30-- Sonate im alten stil Op. 99 ; I. Marcato, II. Andante doloroso, III. Menuetto, IV. Alllegretto, V. Un poco maestoso-- Elegy in D minor Op. 61 No. 2-- Ballade Op. 61 No. 3-- Abendstimmung Op. 120a-- es
dc.format.extent 58:23min es
dc.format.medium 1 CD Rom (58 min., 23 seg) : Stereo 4 3/4 plg es
dc.language.iso en_US es
dc.rights Uninorte F.m Estéreo es
dc.subject.lcc 463015590 es
dc.subject.lcsh Violin and piano music, Sonata es
dc.title Music for Violin and Piano 2 es
dc.title.alternative Music for Violin and Piano 2 es
dc.language.rfc3066 eng es
dc.rights.holder Naxos Rights International Ltd. es
dc.identifier.classification 747313225576 es
dc.subject.cdu Sind.02 es


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2. Romance in D major Op. 100 - Completo.wav 9:05 91.64Mb WAV audio wav
3. Abendlied Op. 89 No. 3 - Completo.wav 2:21 23.78Mb WAV audio wav
4. Rustle of sp ... p. 32 No. 3 - Completo.wav 2:52 29.00Mb WAV audio wav
5. Romance in E minor Op. 30 - Completo.wav 4:54 49.38Mb WAV audio wav
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