Symphony No. 3 in B minor Op. 42 'Il'ya Muromets'

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Title: Symphony No. 3 in B minor Op. 42 'Il'ya Muromets'
Otros títulos: Symphony No. 3 in B minor Op. 42 'Il'ya Muromets'
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Reinhold Glière; Donald Johanos; Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Código CDU: Gliere.01
Forma Musical: Symphonies
Abstract: Although all of his important compositions came during the first half of the twentieth century, the body and style of his work place Glière solidly at the end of the nineteenth century in spirit. Having studied at both the Kiev and Moscow conservatories, he was infused with Russian Romanticism, and—even though he studied briefly in Berlin—it is safe to say that nothing he ever wrote sounded either modern or un-Russian. He studied theory under a student of Rimsky-Korsakov and, upon entering the Moscow Conservatory in 1894, studied composition and harmony with the likes of Arensky, Taneyev, and Ippolitov-Ivanov. In 1900 he was awarded the school's highest prize in composition, the gold medal. His monumental third symphony, subtitled "Ilya Murometz," which premiered in Moscow in 1912, propelled his career forward; in 1913 he was named director of the Kiev Conservatory, a position he held all through the Russian Revolution. In 1920 he became professor of music at the Moscow Conservatory; ...


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1. Symphony No. ... 2 - Wandering pilgrims.mp3 21:47 29.86Mb MPEG Audio mp3
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4. Symphony No. ... ion of Il’ ya muromets.mp3 25:10 34.51Mb MPEG Audio mp3
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