Includes FREE MP3
version
of this album.
or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Available to Download Now
 
Buy the MP3 album for 7.99
 
 
 
 
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Colour:
Image not available

 

Polish Piano Trios

Altenberg Trio Wien , Artur Malawski , Krzysztof Meyer Audio CD

Price: 14.99 & FREE Delivery in the UK. Details
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
 : Includes FREE MP3 version of this album.
   Does not apply to gift orders. See Terms and Conditions for important information about costs that may apply for the MP3 version in case of returns and cancellations.
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Want it tomorrow, 24 July? Choose Express delivery at checkout. Details
Complete your purchase to add the MP3 version to your Amazon music library. Provided by Amazon EU S. r.l.
Buy the MP3 album for 7.99 at the Amazon Digital Music Store.


Product details


Listen to Samples and Buy MP3s

Songs from this album are available to purchase as MP3s. Click on "Buy MP3" or view the MP3 Album.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Samples
Song Title Time Price
Listen  1. Piano Trio in C-Sharp Minor: I. Lento - Allegro moderato 7:530.99  Buy MP3 
Listen  2. Piano Trio in C-Sharp Minor: II. Andante sostenuto 7:370.99  Buy MP3 
Listen  3. Piano Trio in C-Sharp Minor: III. Scherzo - Allegro molto 3:540.99  Buy MP3 
Listen  4. Piano Trio in C-Sharp Minor: IV. Rondo - Vivace 6:340.99  Buy MP3 
Listen  5. Piano Trio, Op. 50: I. Impetuoso 2:390.99  Buy MP3 
Listen  6. Piano Trio, Op. 50: II. Adagio inquieto 9:370.99  Buy MP3 
Listen  7. Piano Trio, Op. 50: III. Allegretto capriccioso 3:460.99  Buy MP3 
Listen  8. Piano Trio, Op. 50: IV. Cantabile e furioso 4:090.99  Buy MP3 
Listen  9. Piano Trio, Op. 50: V. Con moto13:20Album Only


Product Description

Product Description

Artur Malawski was known in the years after 1945 as one of the most striking personalities on the Polish music scene - his ballet-pantomime Wierchy (The Mountain Tops, 1950) attained the status of a key work, which manifested the innovative force of a new Poland resurrected from the traumata of war, destruction and the Holocaust. Despite this, Malawski never seems to have enjoyed the special favour of the "cultural politicians". Very soon after Malawski's early death, the succeeding generation of composers blacked-out his renown, and his name appeared only very rarely in concert programmes. There may well have been political reasons for this neglect - a composer whose last symphonic work bore the title Hungaria 1956 must hardly have aroused confidence in the communist powers-that-be.

Krzysztof Meyer is one of the most remarkable composers to appear at the time of the historic Polish music festivals in the mid 1960s known as "Krakow Music Spring" and "Warsaw Autumn". Indeed, he experienced his first great successes at these festivals, firstly with the First Symphony in Krakow in 1964, and then in 1965 with the First String Quartet in Warsaw, Meyer is quite aware of the connections that exist between him and the work of his older contemporaries and compatriots, and he dedicated his first three "official" string quartets to the three composers who influenced his career, Krzysztof Penderecki, Witold Lutos³awski and Dmitri Shostakovich. His trio is without doubt one of the most gripping trio compositions of the last decades. Its closeness to the ideas and concepts of Dmitri Shostakovich, above all to his late work, never restricts the free flight of the composer's original ideas and his unique sound.

Since its official debut during the Salzburg Mozart Week in January 1994, Altenberg Trio Wien has become one of the few full-time piano trios in the world of chamber music. It has in more than 1,000 performances earned the reputation of one of the most daring and consistent ensembles in its field. In addition to a large number of other smaller scale pieces, (piano quartets & quintets, duos, triple concertos, vocal chamber music), Its repertoire includes more than 200 piano trios, among them many pieces which the Altenberg Trio suggested and first performed itself.

Personnel:
Altenberg Trio Wien

Product Description

CC 72310; CHALLENGE CLASSICS - Olanda; Classica contemporanea Piano

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category


Feedback