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...
Beethoven Symphony No. 9 - Mvt. 4 - Barenboim/West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Prom 18: Beethoven Cycle -- Symphony No. 9, 'Choral' Friday 27 July 6.30pm -- c. 7.55pm Royal Albert Hall Anna Samuil (soprano) Waltraud Meier (mezzo-soprano) Michael König (tenor) René Pape (bass) N...
Bach: Erbarme dich, mein Gott (Matthäuspassion) - Galou (Roth)
Johann Sebastian BACH (1685-1750) Erbarme dich, mein Gott Aria (No. 39) from the oratorio 'Matthäuspassion', BWV 244 Text: Picander (1700-1764) First performance: probably 11 April 1727, in Leipzig (T...
Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 1 / KV 478 / Pogostkina, Hagen, Meyer, Ducros
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791): Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, KV 478 (1784) Alina Pogostkina, Violine / Veronika Hagen, Viola / Mischa Meyer, Cello / Jérôme Ducros, Piano I. Allegro (00:02)...
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...
Amadeus Best Scene
A superb performance by F Murray Abraham which brought him a well deserved Oscar for Best Actor in 1985. Playlist: 00:45 - KV 299 - Sinfonia Concertante in C major for Flute, Harp & Orchestra, II. An...
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 Concerto - Chorfantasie
Orquesta Filarmónica de Berlín. Chor der Deutshen Straatsoper. Itzhak Perlman, Daniel Barenboim, Yo-Yo Ma.
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
Siehe, ich will viel Fischer aussenden, BWV 88
Siehe, ich will viel Fischer aussenden (Behold, I will send out many fishers), BWV 88, is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed it in Leipzig for the fifth Sunday after Trinity and fi...
Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn, BWV 96
Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn (Lord Christ, the only Son of God), BWV 96, is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed the chorale cantata in Leipzig for the 18th Sunday after Trinity...
Sie werden euch in den Bann tun, BWV 44
Sie werden euch in den Bann tun (They will put you under banishment), BWV 44, is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed it in Leipzig for Exaudi, the Sunday after Ascension, and first ...
Symphony No. 98 (Haydn)
The Symphony No. 98 in B-flat major, Hoboken I/98, is the sixth of the so-called twelve London Symphonies (numbers 93-104) composed by Joseph Haydn. It was completed in 1792 as part of the set of symp...
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 ...
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...
Johann Baptist Malfatti von Monteregio
Johann Baptist Malfatti, Edler von Monteregio baptized as Giovanni Domenico Antonio Malfatti (June 12, 1775 in Lucca – September 12, 1859 in Hietzing near Vienna) was an Italian/Austrian doctor famous...