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Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music - String Quintet · Canons · Six Pieces For Violoncello · First String Quartet Album

Performer:

Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music

Title:

String Quintet · Canons · Six Pieces For Violoncello · First String Quartet

Genre:

Classical

MP3 album size:

2910 mb

Rating:

4.5

Style:

Twelve-tone, Modern

Date of release:

1993

Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music - String Quintet · Canons · Six Pieces For Violoncello · First String Quartet Album

Tracklist

Epilogue (Adagio Molto)2:54
Quintet For 2 Violins, 2 Violas And Cello(20:10)
Berceuse (Lento E Dolce)2:53
Allegro Appassionato5:59
Prelude (Allegro Energico)1:27
Scherzo (Allegro)1:24
Dialogue (Andante)2:08
Movimento Tranquillo6:46
Adagio Molto14:14
Fantasy (Con Fantasia)1:25
Tempo Moderato9:09
Vivace Molto7:04
String Quartet In E Minor(30:37)
Adagio Ed Espressivo7:13
Canons (To The Memory Of Stravinsky), For String Quartet1:51
Six Pieces For Violoncello(12:51)

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
3-7113-2 H1Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music - String Quintet · Canons · Six Pieces For Violoncello · First String Quartet ‎(CD, Album)Koch International Classics3-7113-2 H1Austria1993
3-7616-2 H1Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music - Quintet · Quartet ‎(CD, Album, RE)Koch International Classics3-7616-2 H1US1997
8.559261Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music - String Quartet / String Quintet / Canons ‎(CD, Album, RE)Naxos8.559261Europe2006

Album

Roger Sessions: Quintet Quartet. A quick glance at his discography reveals that Roger Sessions' chamber works are seriously under-recorded, so this 1993 recording by the Group for Contemporary Music on Koch International Classics is a welcome addition to a lamentably meager catalog. Listeners just beginning to explore his fascinating music may choose to start off with the String Quartet No. 1 in E minor 1938, since it bears some interesting resemblances to Beethoven's String Quartet in A minor, Op. 132, and is a product of Sessions' neo-Classical phase. Roger Sessions 1896-1985: Quintetto per 2 due violini, 2 viole e violoncello 1958 -- Benjamin Hudson e Carol Zeavin, violini Lois Martin e Jenny Douglas, viola Joshua Gordon. The Group for Contemporary Music. SESSIONS: String Quintet, String Quartet No. Roger Sessions Composer, Joshua Gordon Performer, Group for Contemporary Music Performer, Jenny Douglass Performer & 1 more Format: Audio CD. Sample this album Artist - Artist Sample. String Quintet: I. Movimento tranquillo. The first 2 movements of his String Quartet No. 1 1936 are gorgeous. The 1st movement reminds me of Hindemiths string quartets especially the Ruhige Viertel movement of Hindemiths Op. The faster sections also remind me of Brahms Quartet No. 1 Op. Album 2006 13 Songs. By Roger Sessions. Quintet for 2 Violins, 2 Violas and Cello 1958: II. Adagio ed espressivo. Quintet for 2 Violins, 2 Violas and Cello 1958: III. Allegro appassionato. Canons to the Memory of Stravinsky for string quartet 1971. Six Pieces for Cello 1966: I. Prelude Allegro energico. By Roger SessionsJoshua Gordon. Six Pieces for Cello 1966: IV. Berceuse Lento e dolce. Adagio Ed Espressivo - Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music. Allegro Appassionato - Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music. Canons To The Memory Of Stravinsky, For String Quartet - Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music. Prelude Allegro Energico - Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music. Dialogue Andante - Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music. Scherzo Allegro - Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music. Berceuse Lento E Dolce - Roger Sessions, The Group For Contemporary Music. Listen free to Roger Sessions SESSIONS: String Quintet, String Quartet No. 1, Canons to the memory of Igor Stravinsky String Quintet: I. Movimento Tranquillo, String Quintet: II. Adagio ed espressivo and more. 13 tracks 65:56. Do you know any background info about this album Start the wiki. string quartet. contemporary classical. Roger Sessions: String Quartet classical music album - Play streams in full or download MP3 from Classical Archives , the largest and best organized classical music site on the web. CD 1. Roger Sessions Composer. Quintet for 2 violins, 2 violas & cello Work. Group for Contemporary Music at Columbia University Ensemble, Jenny Douglass Viola. Movemento tranquillo. Canons for string quartet, To the Memory of Igor Stravinsky Work. Group for Contemporary Music at Columbia University Ensemble. Canons for string quartet, To the Memory of Igor Stravinsky. Roger Sessions: String Quintet, String Quartet No. Naxos Records . Harvey Sollberger: Chamber Variations, Divertimento. CRI 743. Stefan Wolpe: Oboe Quartet. String Quartet, Trio for Flute Cello and Piano. Stefan Wolpe: The Man From Midian. Charles Wuorinen: Six Trios. Charles Wuorinen: The Mission of Virgil, The Great Procession, The River of Light. However, as this work was first published before 1925 or failed to meet notice or renewal requirements, it is almost certainly public domain in the USA and is therefore hosted on an American server for US residents only. Please obey the copyright laws of your country. IMSLP does not assume any sort of legal responsibility or liability for the consequences of downloading files that are not in the public domain in your country. 3 pieces. Composition Year. Genre Categories. 1 Performances. 1 Naxos. 2 Sheet Music. 1 Scores. Work Title. 3 Pieces for String Quartet. 3 Pièces pour quatuor à cordes. Stravinsky, Igor

Performer

A quick glance at his discography reveals that Roger Sessions' chamber works are seriously under-recorded, so this 1993 recording by the Group for Contemporary Music on Koch International Classics is a welcome addition to a lamentably meager catalog. Listeners just beginning to explore his fascinating music may choose to start off with the String Quartet No. 1 in E minor 1938, since it bears some interesting resemblances to Beethoven's String Quartet in A minor, Op. 132, and is a product of Sessions' neo-Classical phase. Roger Huntington Sessions December 28, 1896 March 16, 1985 was an American composer, teacher, and writer on music. Sessions was born in Brooklyn, New York, to a family that could trace its roots back to the American Revolution. His mother, Ruth Huntington Sessions, was a direct descendant of Samuel Huntington, a signatory of the Declaration of Independence. Roger studied music at Harvard University from the age of 14. Listen to music from Roger Sessions like String Quartet No. Lento, String Quartet No. 2 1951: IV. Presto & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Roger Sessions. Roger Huntington Sessions 28 December 1896 16 March 1985 was an American composer, critic and teacher of music. Born in Brooklyn, New York to a family that could trace its roots back to the American revolution, Sessions studied music at Harvard University from the age of 14. Roger Sessions 1896-1985 was an American composer of neo-classical music with long, elegant melodic lines, with increasing use of 12-tone rows in the 1950s. He was also a respected teacher whose students included David Diamond, Milton Babbitt and Ellen Taaffe Zwilich. He worked hard e. with Aaron Copland on behalf of American classical music, but Sessions emphasized the classical and there is little explicit Americanism in his work. The first 2 movements of his String Quartet No. 1 1936 are gorgeous. The 1st movement reminds me of Hindemiths string quartets especially the Ruhige. Roger Sessions Premiere Recordings: Symphony No. 7 and Divertimento for Orchestra - The Louisville Orchestra, Peter Leonard. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. The Group for Contemporary Music. The Group for Contemporary Music is an American chamber ensemble dedicated to the performance of contemporary classical music. It was founded in New York City in 1962 by Joel Krosnick, Harvey Sollberger and Charles Wuorinen and gave its first concert on October 22, 1962 in Columbia University's MacMillin Theatre. Krosnik left the ensemble in 1963. It was the first contemporary music ensemble based at a university and run by composers. Roger Sessions 1896-1985: String Quartet No. 1 in E minor 1938 -- Benjamin Hudson e Carol Zeavin, violini Lois. The music published in this channel is exclusively dedicated to divulgation purposes and not commercial. He studied at Harvard University and at the Yale School of Music and later took composition lessons from Ernest Bloch. After several. Roger Sessions: Music for Violin and Piano. prabook0b-20. With the exception, mostly, of his incidental music to the play The Black Maskers, composed in part in Cleveland in 1923, Sessions' first major compositions came while he was traveling Europe with his wife in his mid-twenties and early thirties. Returning to the United States in 1933, he taught first at Princeton University from 1936, moved to the University of California, Berkeley, where he taught from 1945 to 1953, and then returned to Princeton until retiring in 1965. Más información. Top canciones. Ver todo. String Quartet. De Morton Feldman. Reflections on the Nature of Water 1986: II

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