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Title: Mstislav Rostropovich The Emi Recordings
Otros títulos: Mstislav Rostropovich The Emi Recordings
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Mstislav Rostropovich
Código CDU: Rostro.01
Forma Musical: Concertos (Piano), Minuets, Songs
Abstract: Mstislav Rostropovich was one of the great cellists, and one of the leading conductors, of his time. His performances in both arenas were characterized by a direct and strongly emotional style, and the often turbulent events of his life, including exile from his native Soviet Union, often resonated with his music making. His father, Leopold, was an acclaimed cellist and his mother was a professional pianist. In 1931, the family returned to Moscow, where Leopold taught at the Gnesin Institute. Taught by his father from the age of three, "Slava" gave his first recital at eight. He entered the Central Music School in 1939, remaining until 1941. In 1943 he entered the Moscow Conservatory. He studied cello with Semyon Kozolupov and composition with Vissarion Shebalin and Dmitri Shostakovich. He became a musical secretary to composer Sergei Prokofiev, and helped persuade the composer to rewrite his failed cello concerto in E minor as the Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 125, one ...


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1. I. Concerto for three - Moderato.mp3 6:05 8.338Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Concerto for three - II.mp3 4:21 5.978Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3 - 4. Concerto for three - Largo (IV).mp3 5:32 7.583Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. I. String trio - Moderato.mp3 14:07 19.37Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. II. String trio - Adagio.mp3 11:00 15.09Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Minuet - Completo.wav 2:42 27.32Mb WAV audio wav
Seven romances ... ok Op. 127 - Completo.wav 21:04 212.5Mb WAV audio wav
Concerto for three - Completo.wav 11:38:16 319.6Mb WAV audio wav
String trio - Completo.wav 4:36:28 505.6Mb WAV audio wav

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