Boccherini String Quintet in E major Op. 11 No. 5 (G 275) Movement 3
Luigi Boccherini - String Quintet in E major, Op. 11, No. 5 (G 275), Movement 3. 100% live performed string quintet. No computers, no samples. Arranged and recorded exclusively for Lynne Publishing.
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Allegro String Ensemble is a chamber string orchestra from California, sometimes appearing as a string quartet and sometimes as a string quintet, recording favorite classical masterpieces exclusively for Lynne Publishing. All performances are 100% live, without the use of computers or electronics, and all recordings are live-in-studio single-take direct recordings.
February 19, 1743 – May 28, 1805
Luigi Boccherini was a composer born in 1743 in Lucaa, Italy. The son of a professional musician, Boccherini learned cello lessons when only five years old. He continued his education with Abbe Vanucci, the musical director of the cathedral at San Martino. It wasn’t long before Boccherini surpassed his teacher, and was sent to study in Rome.
Both Boccherini and his father later worked as court musicians in the Burgtheatre. After the death of his father, he relocated to Madrid in 1761. That began an extended stay in Spain under the patronage of Archbishop Don Luis, and later King Charles, where he met with success and fame.
A disagreement over a compositional passage led to his dismissal by the King, and Boccherini retreated to the Gredos Mountains, where the majority of his impressive works were crafted.
String Quintet in E
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