Classical music era
The dates of the Classical period in Western music are generally accepted as being between about 1750 and 1820. However, the term classical music is used in a colloquial sense as a synonym for Western...
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Bach: Concerto for 4 pianos BWV 1065 III. Allegro (D. Fray, J. Rouvier, E. Christien, A. Vigoureux)
Speaking of the Concerto for Four Keyboards, David Fray says: “It is vital to achieve the right balance and to create a single sound, not four separate sounds. As pupils of Jacques Rouvier, we were al...
Bach - Mass in B minor (Proms 2012)
Prom 26: Bach -- Mass in B minor Johann Sebastian Bach - Mass in B minor Joélle Harvey soprano Carolyn Sampson soprano Iestyn Davies counter-tenor Ed Lyon tenor Matthew Rose bass Choir of the Englis...
Marga Höffgen - Widerstehe doch der Sünde, BWV 54 (Bach)
Widerstehe doch der Sünde (Just resist sin), BWV 54 performed by Maarten Engeltjes and the Netherlands Bach Society conducted by Lars Ulrik Mortensen. Beautiful! Marga Höffgen, contralto. Gewandhaus...
Bach - Concerto for three harpsichords in D minor BWV 1063 - Mortensen | Netherlands Bach Society
In the Concerto for three harpsichords in D minor, performed by the Netherlands Bach Society for All of Bach, Bach plays with monophony and polyphony. It is a solo concerto, but then for three harpsic...
Magdalena Kožená - Parto ma tu ben mio - La Clemenza di Tito
Play List : https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-0Qm7yk-4UNR11bdLvhAGxK7XzecwSVH マグダレーナ・コジェナー モーツアルト「皇帝ティトゥスの慈悲」から『わたしは行くが、きみは平和に』 ザルツブルグ音楽祭
String Quintet (Schubert) - 2. Adagio - Zagreb International Chamber Music Festival 2008
Schubert Quintet in C, D 956 - 2. Adagio live at the Zagreb International Chamber Music Festival 2008 Susanna Yoko Henkel - violin Stefan Milenkovich - violi...
Beethoven vs. Steibelt
Accounts of the contest record it was a disaster for Steibelt; Beethoven reportedly carried the day by improvising at length on a theme taken from the cello ...
Beethoven, Triple Concierto y Fantasía Coral. Yo-Yo Ma, Perlman, Barenboim
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827) Concierto para violín, violonchelo y piano en Do mayor, Opus 56 1. Allegro 2. Largo (attacca) 3. Rondo alla polacca Itzhak...
Beethoven's piano sonatas - Beethoven s Tempest Sonata mvt. 3 -- Wilhelm Kempff
Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Opus 31 No. 2 Kempff was born (1895 in Jüterbog, Brandenburg, Germany) in a family of distinguished church musici...
Fugues Out #03 - BEETHOVEN ON PLATFORM 17 - the Artemis string quartett in Austerlitz train station on Vimeo
One of the best string quartets in the world, Artemis, pops up in a train station, among the passengers. The Gare d'Austerlitz, in Paris, becomes, for half an hour the center of an unpredictable conce...
Prélude n°1 aux tubes musicaux (boomwhackers)
A group from France known as "Les Objets Volants" performs an incredibly difficult pull off version of Bach's Prelude No. 1 using only boomwhackers.
Happy Birthday Mozart! Jan 27, 1756
Starting life with an ample supply of both genius and Christian names, Joannes Chrisostomus Wolfgang Gottlieb Mozart was born at eight in the evening in his family’s third-floor apartment  at 9 Getrei...
Galante music
In music, galant refers to the style which was fashionable from the 1720s to the 1770s. This movement featured a return to simplicity and immediacy of appeal after the complexity of the late Baroque e...
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Mannheim school
Mannheim school refers to both the orchestral techniques pioneered by the court orchestra of Mannheim in the latter half of the 18th century as well as the group of composers who wrote such music for ...
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First Viennese School
The First Viennese School is a name mostly used to refer to three composers of the Classical period in Western art music in late-18th-century Vienna: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Joseph Haydn and Ludwig v...
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History of sonata form
This article treats the history of form in the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Modern eras. For a definition of sonata form, see Sonata Form. For an account of critical thought as it relates to so...
History of sonata form - Wikipedia
Symphony
A symphony is an extended musical composition in Western classical music, most often written for orchestra. Although the term has had many meanings from its origins in the ancient Greek era, by the l...
Franz Schubert - Quintet in C, D 956 - 2. Adagio
Schubert Quintet in C, D 956 - 2. Adagio live at the Zagreb International Chamber Music Festival 2008 Susanna Yoko Henkel - violin Stefan Milenkovich - violi...
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Act II, Commendatore scene
The Commendatore scene in the 1954 version (Salzburg Festival). Cesare Siepi - Don Giovanni Otto Edelmann - Leporello Dezsö Ernster - the Commendatore.
Symphony No. 5 (Schubert)
Franz Schubert's Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D. 485, was written mainly in September 1816 and completed on October 3, 1816. It was finished six months after the completion of his previous symphon...
Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort, BWV 126
Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort (Sustain us, Lord with your word), BWV 126, is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He wrote the chorale cantata in 1725 in Leipzig for the Sunday Sexagesimae, ...
Teréz Brunszvik
Countess Teréz Brunszvik de Korompa (Therese Countess von Brunsvik or Brunswick) (July 27, 1775, Pozsony, Kingdom of Hungary – September 23, 1861, Pest, Kingdom of Hungary) was a member of the Hungari...
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List of compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach
There are over 1000 known compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach. Listed here are about half of these in the order of the Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (BWV), including the spurious and doubtful works in the ...
List of compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach - Wikipedia
Bach cantata
The cantatas of Johann Sebastian Bach (German: Bachkantaten) are among his most significant and celebrated compositions. While many have been lost, at least 209 of the cantatas composed by Bach have s...
Symphony No. 44 (Haydn)
The Symphony No. 44 in E minor, Hoboken 1/44, was completed in 1772 by Joseph Haydn. It is popularly known as Trauer (English: Mourning). Late in life, Haydn asked for the slow movement of this symph...
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