Korngold The Piano Music

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Title: Korngold The Piano Music
Otros títulos: Korngold Sonata No. 1 Don Quixote Der Schneemann
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Erich Wolfgang Korngold; Martin Jones
Código CDU: Kor.02
Forma Musical: Piano music
Abstract: Erich Wolfgang Korngold's career bridged astonishing gaps in history and music—from the final years of Imperial Austria, when he was hailed as "a new Mozart," to Hollywood in the heyday of the studio system, to the darkened era of postwar Europe. In Vienna of the 1920s, his name evoked the best that engagingly melodic, tonal music had to offer in the concert hall or the opera house; in Hollywood he was synonymous with the swashbucklers of Errol Flynn. Born in Brünn, in Moravia (now Brno, Czechoslovakia) he was the son of Julius Korngold, one of the most influential music critics in Vienna. Korngold was beating time with a spoon by the age of three, playing basic melodies at age 5, and composing at age 6. He was encouraged by Gustav Mahler to pursue his musical studies, and his teachers included Alexander Von Zemlinsky. He'd written a Piano Sonata in D minor and a ballet entitled The Snowman before he was 10, and at 13, he saw his second piano sonata premiered by Artur Schnabel. He wrote ...


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1. I. Sonata No ... troppo ma con passione.mp3 7:43 10.58Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. II. Sonata N ... (Schnell, Trio ruhig).mp3 4:11 5.749Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. III. Sonata ... or - Finale (Moderato).mp3 6:27 8.854Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Don Quixote six ... r Cervantes - Completo.wav 13:21 134.7Mb WAV audio wav
The snowman (Pa ... two scenes) - Completo.wav 42:10 425.6Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata No. 1 in D minor - Completo.wav 10:42:21 367.5Mb WAV audio wav

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