The Masterworks : Piano Works

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The Masterworks : Piano Works

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dc.contributor.other Franz Schubert es
dc.contributor.other Alwin Bär es
dc.coverage.spatial Deventer, Holanda. es
dc.date.accessioned 2012-07-28T01:15:27Z
dc.date.available 2012-07-28T01:15:27Z
dc.date.created 2000 es
dc.date.issued 2012-07-27
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/47
dc.description.abstract Brilliant Classics' "Masterworks" series, are a great way to amass a significant library of the works of several great computers. The production values and the performances themselves are uneven, and the interpretations are not always historically-informed (unlike the bulk of Brilliant's "Complete Editions" of the works of Bach and Mozart). But there are numerous gems in the rough in The Masterworks, and the economic value is unsurpassed, even if you were to throw away half of the CDs in each set. You're unlikely to throw away much of this Schubert collection though. This seems to be the finest of the Masterworks sets, with a succession of solid, often first-rate performances of most of the major Schubert works. Here's what you get: - The symphonies, performed by The Hanover Band in a historically-informed style. Very interesting performances perhaps marred by an odd recording balance that makes the woodwinds sound distant. Takes up four CDs - The six Latin masses. Also the Deutsche Messe in the version with wind instruments. Five CDs in all - Edison Denisov's completion of Schubert's unfinished dramatic work Lazarus (2 CDs, Helmuth Rilling's premier recording) - The last four string quartets (including the Quartettsatz) with #9 thrown in. Also the octet, piano quintet ("The Trout"), string quintet and both piano trios. In short all the canonical chamber works. Performances are strong, and well recorded - Two CDs of violin/piano duets, including Op. 137 and Op. 162 - 19 of the 21 "canonical" piano sonatas (missing #7 and #12) as well as the Moments Musicaux, Impromptus, German Dances, Wanderer Fantasy and several other piano works, 11 CDs in all. As with the chamber music, the performances and recordings are strong, often stunning - Two CDs of piano duets, including the Divertissements and D. 617 - Song cycles: Die Schöne Müllerin, Winterreise, Schwanengesang, and four CDs of standalone songs, including such "standards" as Erlkönig and Gretchen am Spinnrade. The singers are a bit uneven here, ranging from standouts Robert Holl, Deitrich Fischer-Dieskau and John Shirley-Quirk to the somewhat shrill Arleen Augér Missing from the collection is Rosamunde, and a number of famous songs: Die Forelle (The Trout), Death and the Maiden, Ellens Gesang III (the so-called Ave Maria, D. 839), Der Hirt auf dem Felsen and Der Wanderer. But you do have almost all the important instrumental works, and most of the vocal works generally considered to be essential, with some padding added in the form of minor works such as the parochial Deutsche Messe, the German Dances, and the modernist-informed completion of Lazarus by the 20th Century Russian composer Denisov. As with the other Masterworks sets, there are no program notes. You'll need to do your own research. Answers.com is a good starting point for Schubert compositions. There are also no song texts or translations provided, so again you'll need to track down your own. Try "The Lied and Art Song Texts Page" for lieder lyrics and translations. Hunt down a good price on this collection, browsing one of Amazon's European sites if necessary, and treat yourself to many hours of lovely music for the cost of a modest night out. es
dc.description.tableofcontents CD 24 : Piano Sonata in F sharp minor D570/571 ; Allegro, Scherzo, allegro vivace, Allegro moderato-- Piano Sonata in C major D613 ; Moderato, Without tempo indication-- Piano Sonata in F minor D625 ; Allegro, Scherzo, allegretto, Allegro-- Sonata Movement in C sharp minor D655-- Ungarische Melodie D817-- Zwei Scherzi D593 ; Scherzo in B flat major, Scherzo in D flat major. es
dc.format.medium 1 CD-Rom (74 min., 49 seg.) : stereo ; 4 3/4 pulg. es
dc.language.iso en es
dc.rights Uninorte F.M. Estéreo es
dc.subject.lcc 58991586 es
dc.subject.lcsh Sonatas (Piano). es
dc.title The Masterworks : Piano Works es
dc.title.alternative Las Obras Maestras : Obras para Piano es
dc.language.rfc3066 eng es
dc.identifier.classification 5028421394244 es
dc.subject.cdu Sch.14 es


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1. Piano Sonata ... minor D570-571-Allegro.mp3 7:34 5.188Mb Unknown Mp3
2. Piano Sonata ... cherzo, allegro vivace.mp3 3:04 2.103Mb Unknown Mp3
3. Piano Sonata ... 0-571-Allegro moderato.mp3 6:40 4.571Mb Unknown Mp3
4. Piano Sonata in C major D613-Moderato.mp3 8:20 5.713Mb Unknown Mp3
5. Piano Sonata ... thout tempo indication.mp3 8:05 5.542Mb Unknown Mp3
6. Piano Sonata in F minor D625-Allegro.mp3 9:06 6.239Mb Unknown Mp3
7. Piano Sonata ... 25-Scherzo, allegretto.mp3 3:41 2.525Mb Unknown Mp3
8. Piano Sonata in F minor D625-Allegro.mp3 6:47 4.651Mb Unknown Mp3
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Ungarische Melodie D817-Completo.wav 4:18 43.32Mb WAV audio WAV
11. Zwei Scherzi D593-Scherzo in B flat major.mp3 4:10 2.856Mb Unknown Mp3
12. Zwei Scherzi D593-Scherzo in D flat major.mp3 5:28 3.750Mb Unknown Mp3
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Piano Sonata in F minor D625-Completo.wav 19:28 196.5Mb WAV audio WAV
1_Ungarische Melodie D817-Completo.wav 4:18 43.32Mb WAV audio WAV
Zwei Scherzi D593-Completo.wav 9:35 96.76Mb WAV audio WAV

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