Music for Large Chamber Ensembles (6 or more players)

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Music for Large Chamber Ensembles (6 or more players)

Post by caostotale » Sat May 24, 2014 6:35 pm

Let me kick off this category with a nonet work from Georgia. The composer's bio can be found at:
http://translate.googleusercontent.com/ ... 5SY6wDsYRQ

There have been some other chamber postings by this composer in the past (two quartets and a cello sonata).

Revaz Kondratyevich GABICHVADZE (Georgia)
Introduction and Variations (9), for nonet (1971)
Gabichvadze - Introduction and Variations (9), for nonet (1971).pdf
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Re: Music for Large Chamber Ensembles (6 or more players)

Post by caostotale » Sat May 24, 2014 6:42 pm

And here's a major work by one of the lesser-celebrated l'Ecole de Paris composers, a France-based Hungarian composer who was a friend and associate to bigger figures like Tansman and Martinu. This is the only chamber work of Harsanyi's that's available on a commercial recording, sharing a disc with Tansman's septet and one of Martinu's own nonets.

Tibor HARSANYI
Nonet, for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, and string quartet (1930)
http://www.mediafire.com/download/ritkasd3djottk5

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Re: Music for Large Chamber Ensembles (6 or more players)

Post by caostotale » Thu May 29, 2014 7:42 pm

Some very interesting modern work from Armenia. This composer shouldn't be confused with the other Hrachya Spirodonovich Melikyan, who composed in a more traditional idiom during the first half of the twentieth century (and died in WWII). A number of this composer's different chamber works were showcased in Soviet volumes during the 1970s-80s. A bio can be seen at:

http://translate.googleusercontent.com/ ... 7cMO38otcw

Hrachya Arsenovich MELIKYAN (Armenia)
Chamber Concerto no. 1, for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, violin, percussion, harp, and piano (1974)
Melikyan, H. - Chamber Concerto no. 1 (1974).pdf
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Re: Music for Large Chamber Ensembles (6 or more players)

Post by fredbucket » Sun Feb 01, 2015 2:28 am

For fans of Sterndale Bennett (Tim?) the Bavarian library has this on offer...

Sextett für Pianoforte, 2 Violinen, Viola, Violoncello u. Contrabass (oder 2 Violoncelles) ; op. 8
Autor: Bennett, William Sterndale
URL: http://reader.digitale-sammlungen.de/de ... 0001.html/

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Re: Music for Large Chamber Ensembles (6 or more players)

Post by minacciosa » Mon Dec 26, 2016 3:28 am

caostotale wrote:Let me kick off this category with a nonet work from Georgia. The composer's bio can be found at:
http://translate.googleusercontent.com/ ... 5SY6wDsYRQ

There have been some other chamber postings by this composer in the past (two quartets and a cello sonata).

Revaz Kondratyevich GABICHVADZE (Georgia)
Introduction and Variations (9), for nonet (1971)
Gabichvadze - Introduction and Variations (9), for nonet (1971).pdf
Are there parts for this scanned somewhere?

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Re: Music for Large Chamber Ensembles (6 or more players)

Post by caostotale » Wed Jan 25, 2017 9:06 am

minacciosa wrote: Are there parts for this scanned somewhere?
The score that I shared was part of a book that only included full scores.

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Re: Music for Large Chamber Ensembles (6 or more players)

Post by minacciosa » Wed Jan 25, 2017 5:40 pm

Thanks anyway.

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