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MALIPIERO, G.F.: Piano Works (1909-1921) - Poemetti lunari / Preludi autunnali / Cavalcate / 3 Danze Antiche / Risonanze (Rira Lim)

    

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MALIPIERO, G.F.: Piano Works (1909-1921) - Poemetti lunari / Preludi autunnali / Cavalcate / 3 Danze Antiche / Risonanze (Rira Lim)

The Italian composer Gian Francesco Malipiero, despite considering the piano his ‘strange enemy’, created a highly individual body of works for the instrument, exploring its most beautiful sonorities. These five contrasting early collections range from the deliberately archaic idiom of the Tre danze antiche to the quirky humour of the Cavalcate (‘Rides’ on a donkey, a camel and a fiery charger), via the resonating bell-sounds of Risonanze and the gentle autumnal melancholy of the Preludi autunnali. The powerful Poemetti lunari, a struggle between a world of radiant beauty and forces bent on its destruction, are regarded as Malipiero’s first truly personal creation.


Malipiero, Gian Francesco

  Cavalcate (Rides)
1.   I. Recalcitrante (Somaro). Non ritenuto 00:01:52
2.   II. Dondolante (Camello). Lento 00:02:41
3.   III. Focoso (Destriero). Mosso, ma ben ritmato 00:01:20
  Poemetti Lunari (Little Lunar Poems)
4.   I. Salmodiando, gravemente 00:06:44
5.   II. Mestamente, ma non lento 00:03:43
6.   III. Lugubre 00:06:18
7.   IV. Presto 00:02:39
8.   V. Mestamente, (quasi senza ritmo) 00:04:26
9.   VI. Molto lento 00:06:36
10.   VII. Agitatissimo 00:03:44
  Preludi autunnali (Autumnal Preludes)
11.   I. Lento, ma carezzevole 00:04:07
12.   II. Ritenuto, ma spigliato 00:04:04
13.   III. Lento, triste 00:06:00
14.   IV. Veloce 00:03:11
  3 Danze Antiche (3 Old Dances)
15.   No. 1. Gavotta da la Sinfonia del Silenzio: Allegretto 00:02:20
16.   No. 2. Minuetto: Carezzevole 00:03:39
17.   No. 3. Giga: Presto 00:02:48
  Risonanze (Resonances)
18.   I. Calmo 00:02:02
19.   II. Fluido 00:01:13
20.   III. Non troppo mosso 00:01:21
21.   IV. Agitato, non troppo 00:00:55

Total Playing Time: 01:11:43






Composer(s):
Malipiero, Gian Francesco

Artist(s):
Lim, Rira

Label: Naxos

Series: 19th/20th Century Italian Classics

Genre: Instrumental

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.572517

Barcode: 747313251773

Physical Release: 07/2014

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