Pictures at an Exhibition

Pictures at an Exhibition is a piano suite composed by Mussorgsky in 1874. It remains his most popular work, famed as a showpiece for virtuoso pianists. Dedicated the work to artist and architect friend Viktor Harmann and inspired in the exhibition of Hartmann's work held after his death. Today most of the pictures from the Hartmann exhibit are lost, making it impossible to be sure in many cases which Hartmann works Mussorgsky had in mind. Though composed in 20 days, the work was printed only in 1874. This first Rimsky-Korsakov edition ... more

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Pictures at an Exhibition
Pictures at an Exhibition
Pictures at an Exhibition - X. La grande porte de Kiev - Allegro alla breve. Maestoso. Con grandezza
Pictures at an Exhibition - Promenade - Allegro giusto, nel modo russico senza allegrezza, ma
Pictures at an Exhibition - I. Gnomus - Vivo
Pictures at an Exhibition - Promenade: Moderato comodo e con delicatezza
Pictures at an Exhibition - II. Il vecchio castello - Andante
Pictures at an Exhibition - Promenade: Moderato non tanto, pesante
Pictures at an Exhibition - III. Tuileries - Allegretto non troppo, capriccioso
Pictures at an Exhibition - IV. Bydlo - Sempre moderato, pesante
Pictures at an Exhibition - Promenade: Tranquillo
Pictures at an Exhibition - V. Ballet des poussins dans leurs coques - Scherzino. Vivo leggiero
Pictures at an Exhibition - VI. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle - Andante
Pictures at an Exhibition - VII. Limoges. Le Marche - Allegretto vivo, sempre scherzando
Pictures at an Exhibition - VIII. Catacombae. Sepulcrum romanum - Largo
Pictures at an Exhibition - Cum mortuis in lingua mortua - Andante non troppo, con lamento
Pictures at an Exhibition - IX. La Cabane sur des pattes de poule - Allegro con brio, feroce - Andante mosso - Allegro molto
Pictures at an Exhibition - X. La grande porte de Kiev - Allegro alla breve. Maestoso. Con grandezza
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Modest Mussorgsky Suite Orchestra Romantic

Modest Mussorgsky

Modest Mussorgsky was a Russian composer, one of the group known as 'The Five'. He was an innovator of Russian music in ...
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