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HENLEY, D.: More Famous Composers (Alsop, USA) (Unabridged)

    
      

 

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HENLEY, D.: More Famous Composers (Alsop, USA) (Unabridged)

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The first volume of Famous Composers written by Darren Henley and read by Marin Alsop, the American conductor, won a prestigious Audie in the US. Here, Henley and the Naxos AudioBooks team bring the combination of an entertaining but informative ‘life’ and numerous musical selections to a further set of six composers.



Disc 1

  Introduction
1.   Play with flash player Introduction 00:03:15
  George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
2.   Play with flash player George Frideric Handel 00:07:52
3.   Play with flash player The Water Music and Fireworks Music 00:04:21
4.   Play with flash player A Music Duel and a Bad Temper 00:04:49
5.   Play with flash player The Messiah, Zadok the Priest and a Recorder Sonata 00:07:24
  Franz Josef Haydn (1732-1809)
6.   Play with flash player Franz Josef Haydn 00:06:37
7.   Play with flash player String Quartets and Piano Sonatas 00:02:29
8.   Play with flash player The Nelson Mass and Concerto for Trumpet 00:03:27
9.   Play with flash player His Biggest Achievement - The Symphonies 00:07:37
10.   Play with flash player His Final Symphony and a Requiem 00:04:04
  Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
11.   Play with flash player Felix Mendelssohn 00:03:24
12.   Play with flash player The Octet and a Midsummer Night's Dream 00:04:48
13.   Play with flash player Mendelssohn the Conductor 00:01:59
14.   Play with flash player Hebrides Overture, Scottish and Italian Symphonies 00:05:00
15.   Play with flash player The Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra and in England 00:03:20
16.   Play with flash player The Violin Concerto and Piano Concerto No. 1 00:03:58


Disc 2

  Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
1.   Play with flash player Frederic Chopin 00:05:25
2.   Play with flash player Chopin in Paris, Mazurkas and Piano Concertos 00:04:45
3.   Play with flash player Preludes, Minute Waltz, George Sand and Bad Weather 00:05:51
4.   Play with flash player England and Back and A Funeral 00:03:26
  Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
5.   Play with flash player Sergei Rachmaninov 00:05:38
6.   Play with flash player An Opera and Symphonic Disaster 00:05:01
7.   Play with flash player Silence. 2nd Piano Concerto and 2nd Symphony 00:04:59
8.   Play with flash player 3rd Piano Concerto and Paganini Variations 00:04:41
9.   Play with flash player 4th Piano Concerto, Homesickness and Motor Cars 00:05:17
  John Williams (1932- )
10.   Play with flash player John Williams 00:04:53
11.   Play with flash player Collaboration with Spielberg - ET, Jaws, Superman, Star Wars, The Sugarland Express/Jaws 00:04:12
12.   Play with flash player John Williams talks about Star Wars 00:02:02
13.   Play with flash player Harry Potter and Schindler's List 00:06:01

Total Playing Time: 02:16:35






Author(s):
Henley, Darren

Reader(s):
Alsop, Marin

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Junior Classic Fiction

Period: Contemporary

Catalogue No: NA242212

Barcode: 9789626344224

Release Date: 03/2007

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