Elegant and refined it manages to capture the very best of the High Classical style while simultaneously looking forward to its Romantic descendants. Even if your search has been fruitless yet, we have an impressive database of various ebooks, handbooks, and manuals, so if you are looking for a rare title, your chances of finding it here are quite high. Johann Nepomuk Hummel or Jan Nepomuk Hummel 1778 — was an composer and virtuoso pianist of origin. I Solisti di Fiesole gives a delicate sensitive interpretation to Hummel's music, breathing upon it the warmth and innocence of the Italy. Oberon's Zauberhorn is a fantasy on Weber's opera of the same name. Unfortunately, with the death of the violinist Dubinsky, the Borodin Trio can no longer finish their Hummel recordings.
Hummel requires technical and artistic perfection, and second rate musicians will never do Hummel justice, nor Hummel second rate musicians. Recordings of these by Stephen Hough and Howard Shelley Chandos reveal to the modern listener the combination of brilliance and beauty that made them once so popular. He later held the position of at and Weimar. Period Piece Style Instrumentation Piano solo, flute, violins 1 and 2, viola, cello, bass 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns optional Misc. Piano and orchestra Composed by Johann Nepomuk Hummel 1778-1837. It has been enhanced over the years by her productive relationship with Erato, which was launched with a Scarlatti recital in 1970 and with Virgin Classics, now also Erato with Satie in 1988 which has been huge best seller! Sometimes, he plays too fast, drowning out intricate tones for the sake of exhibiting virtuosity In some recordings, his rushed playing makes the music boring because the texture Hummel composed into it can no longer be heard.
About A pianist whose exceptional intelligence and sensitivity draws on her effervescent spirit, Anne Queffélec learned her craft in both Paris and Vienna. Currently being rescued from unjust oblivion, his refreshing works deserve a more prominent place in the classical repertoire. Hummel's influence can also be seen in the early works of and , and the shadow of his can be felt behind Chopin's concerti for the instrument particularly. Clearly the composer had the ability to be highly unconventional despite his ill-deserved reputation for superficial salon music. Hummel was born in Pressburg now , and died in ,. The happiness and simplicity of the south wafts from these pieces, and gives a whole new interpretation to Hummel's music. Unlike Hough who sometimes has technical problems with Hummel, and often interpretational wantings , Shelley is technically up to Hummel's music, and in many cases, play with high artistic expression.
The viola potpourri, for all its lightness and reputation as a 'salon' piece, bubbles over with ideas, and Mr. Language: English Category: Rondo Publish: March 4, 2019 Source:. In addition, we do our best to optimize your user experience and help you download necessary files quickly and efficiently. You no longer need to visit the local libraries or browse endless online catalogs to find Gesellschafts Rondo. His F sharp minor sonata was adored by Chopin and Schumann, the later practiced the F sharp minor until he destroyed his own hands.
With clarity of style and a gift for melody coupled with an accomplished harmonic setting, the rondos of Johann Nepomuk Hummel are regarded as some of the finest of the Classical era and this Gesellschafts Society Rondo for pianoforte and small orchestra is no exception. A dazzling performer, Hummel was regarded by Chopin - whose style he influenced - as the equal of Mozart and Beethoven. Here, Hummel in the intimacy of the piano sonata shows us just how modern he was. He then embarked on a European tour before receiving instruction from in , where he stayed for four years before returning to. Modern piano music has been influenced by Hummel, through his instruction of who later taught. Whereas Hough reads into the music aggression and violence where none was meant, Hobson brings out the complexity of the music with its fire, temper, fullness, playful wit, and humanity.
. For drama and tension - one might say tsunami-like hysteria - Hummel more than matches Beethoven here! Hae-won Chang has several excellent recordings of Hummel sonatas and concertos, the prize for breathtaking sublimity goes to the Bohemians! His lyricism anticipates the melodic flow of Schubert. In repertoire that ranges from Bach to Dutilleux by way of Scarlatti, Schubert, Satie and Ravel, and which embraces solo works, chamber music and concertos, Queffélec is consistently notable for her insight and eloquence. They play precise and careful, although sacrificing some of Hummel's temper and fire, yet retaining his tenderness and humanity, instead of becoming professionally cold. The cello works of Hummel are among his most beautiful and intelligent. Provided to YouTube by Warner Music Group Gesellschafts Rondo, Op.
Corni's playing is powerful when need be, and sensitive where the music is so. Owing much to Mozart and Haydn, Hummel remains his own man. Following this, he toured Russia and Europe and married the opera singer. It was truely a pity that he never wrote a symphony some speculate that he was puzzled by Beethoven's. Here, the Bohemians give us a taste of what Hummel's music should sound like in its uninhibited, wild, honest form: with the wide horizons of the eastern plains, the untamed mountains and dark woods of slovakia, the elemental beauty of a land whose nature dominates with all its majesty bright and dark. Other recordings by artist and recording company: 1 Howard Shelley, London Mozart Players Chandos Howard Shelley took over the Hummel recording projects after Stephen Hough left Chandos. Itoh and Kanka combine excellence of execution with a feeling for nuance, humour, interaction,lyricism, and temper.
The violin concert is here recorded for the first time edited by Shelley and Hogger , as well as the Adagio and Rondo alla Polacca. Kroll has correct composition date 1829, not 1830. In 1804, he succeeded Haydn as to Prince. On the one hand, it is a positive development, but on the other hand, this ease of sharing makes it tempting to create simple websites with badly organized databases which make users confused or even frustrated. This background is evident in the eloquent personal note that she has contributed to this edition which provides illuminating insight into her experiences as a pianist.
The pianist has a number of flourishes of arpeggiations, moving back to the minor, before an emphatic statement of the dominant, setting up a cadenza that moves to the light, but refined Rondo. Finally, we are always ready to help you if you are having trouble using the website or are unable to find a particular title. Born on the cusp of a changing age, it remains timeless and vital. Civilization and elegance are all very nice, but here, we stand face to face with something civilization and classicism could not fetter: vigor, life, nature. The only catch: The Bohemians in their honesty and modesty did not provide us with a cadenza. Unfortunately for Hummel, his later studies with Haydn came at the same time that another young composer, Beethoven, also studied with Haydn.
He held this post for seven years before being dismissed. Bach, a practice which was eventually forbidden to Roman Catholic composers by Pope Pius X in 1903. The Chandos version Shelley and Shaham plays too fast, faster than the ear can follow, and thus obscuring many intricacies Hummel wrote into his music. Hummel was taught by Mozart for two years and made his first concert appearance at the age of nine. Is there any particular reason why you should use our website to download Gesellschafts Rondo pdf file? After an exciting development of the ideas, with a continual running piano line, Hummel returns to the main idea with a long piano run up the keyboard, before closing out with a dramatic build up with the orchestra.