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Serenade No. 1 in D, Serenade No. 2 in A, Variations on a Theme by Haydn Johannes Brahms - SLS5137

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Great expectations attended Brahms's development from the day in 1853 when the 20-year-old composer played his powerful piano sonatas to Schumann. In a prophetic article in the Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik Schumann described the sonatas as 'veiled symphonies' and hailed their composer as a man of destiny 'springing like Minerva fully armed from the head of Jove'. It was evident that the young man had already an uncommon grasp of large scale composition, but as a composer for the orchestra, to which Schumann hoped he would shortly turn his attention, Brahms was as yet far from being fully armed.

Brahms Serenade No.1 in D, Serenade No.2 in A, Variations on a Theme by Haydn (St Anthony Chorale), London Philharmonic Orchestra by Sir Adrian Boult

2 LP Set. Writing on sleeve by Eric Mason 1978. Features image of a young Brahms. Slight shelf wear starting to show on sleeve.

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Band/artist(s):
Johannes Brahms
Catalogue number:
SLS5137
Condition:
Very good
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
His Master's Voice
Sleeve condition:
Very good
Tracks:
12

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Great expectations attended Brahms's development from the day in 1853 when the 20-year-old composer played his powerful piano sonatas to Schumann. In a prophetic article in the Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik Schumann described the sonatas as 'veiled symphonies' and hailed their composer as a man of destiny 'springing like Minerva fully armed from the head of Jove'. It was evident that the young man had already an uncommon grasp of large scale composition, but as a composer for the orchestra, to which Schumann hoped he would shortly turn his attention, Brahms was as yet far from being fully armed.

Brahms Serenade No.1 in D, Serenade No.2 in A, Variations on a Theme by Haydn (St Anthony Chorale), London Philharmonic Orchestra by Sir Adrian Boult

2 LP Set. Writing on sleeve by Eric Mason 1978. Features image of a young Brahms. Slight shelf wear starting to show on sleeve.

Band/artist(s):
Johannes Brahms
Catalogue number:
SLS5137
Condition:
Very good
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
His Master's Voice
Sleeve condition:
Very good
Tracks:
12

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