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Friedrich Kalkbrenner

p, GB
Musician / Composer of Classical
A.k.a. Friedrich Wilhelm Michael Kalkbrenner

Friedrich Wilhelm Michael Kalkbrenner (November 2–8, 1785 – June 10, 1849) was a pianist, composer, piano teacher and piano manufacturer. German by birth, Kalkbrenner studied at the Paris Conservatoire starting at a young age and eventually settled in Paris, where he lived until his death in 1849. For these reasons, many historians refer to Kalkbrenner as being a French composer.Kalkbrenner was a prolific composer of a multitude of piano works (altogether more than 200), piano concertos, and operas.

        
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Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 61: III. Rondo vivace on The Romantic Piano Concerto, Vol. 1 by Michael Ponti, Jerome Rose, Hans Kann, Othmar Maga, Pierre Cao, Volker Schmidt-Gertenbach & Heribert Beissel
Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 61: I. Allegro maestoso on The Romantic Piano Concerto, Vol. 1 by Michael Ponti, Jerome Rose, Hans Kann, Othmar Maga, Pierre Cao, Volker Schmidt-Gertenbach & Heribert Beissel
Aus: "50 Veränderungen über einen Walzer von Anton Diabelli" (Wien, 1824): IV. Var. XVIII on Beethoven: Diabelli Variations by Andreas Staier
Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 61: II. Adagio di molto on The Romantic Piano Concerto, Vol. 1 by Michael Ponti, Jerome Rose, Hans Kann, Othmar Maga, Pierre Cao, Volker Schmidt-Gertenbach & Heribert Beissel
Symphonie No. 9 en Ré Mineur, Op. 125: I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso (Transcription de F. Kalkbrenner pour solistes, chœur et piano) on Beethoven: Symphonie No. 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven, Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Etsuko Hirose, Chœur Philharmonique d' Ekaterinbourg & Andrei Petrenko
Symphonie No. 9 en Ré Mineur, Op. 125: IV. Presto (Transcription de F. Kalkbrenner pour solistes, chœur et piano) on Beethoven: Symphonie No. 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven, Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Etsuko Hirose, Chœur Philharmonique d' Ekaterinbourg & Andrei Petrenko
3 Nocturnes, Op. 187: No. 3 in B-Flat Major, Moderato on Friedrich Kalkbrenner: Complete Piano Music Vol. 1 by Friedrich Kalkbrenner & Francesca Carola
Nocturne In F Major, Op. 121 No 2 (A Trois Mains) on Nocturnes Part: 4 by Bart Van Oort
Sextet in G Major, Op. 58: I. Allegro maestoso on Kalkbrenner: Chamber Music by Friedrich Kalkbrenner & Linos Ensemble
25 Grandes Etudes, Op. 143: I. Leggiero e vivace in F Major on Kalkbrenner: 25 Grandes Etudes de Style et de Perfectionnement, Op. 143 by Friedrich Kalkbrenner & Tyler Hay

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Piano Concerto No 2, Op 85 / Piano Concerto No 3, Op 107 / Adagio & Allegro Di Bravura, Op 102 (First Recordings)Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2012Album
Piano Concerto No 1, Op 61 / Piano Concerto No 4, Op 127Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2006Album
Diabelli VariationsLudwig van Beethoven, Carl Czerny, Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Franz Liszt, Ignaz Moscheles, Simon Sechter, Anton Diabelli, Johann Peter Pixis, Erzherzog Rudolf von Österreich, Václav Jan Tomášek, Franz Schubert, Jan Václav Hugo Voříšek - Jan Michiels2006Album
The Romantic Piano Concerto Volume 1Frédéric Chopin • Ferdinand Hiller • Adolph von Henselt • Johann Nepomuk Hummel • Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Michael Ponti, Hans Kann, Jerome Rose1992Compil.
Variations de Bravoure / Hexameron / Diabelle-VariationenFranz Liszt, Sigismond Thalberg, Carl Czerny, Frédéric Chopin, Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Johann Peter Pixis, Maximilian Stadler, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ignaz Moscheles, Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Franz Schubert, Evelyne Dubourg1986Album
Concerto For Piano And Five Strings / "Effusio Musica" Grande FantaisieIgnaz Moscheles / Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Mary Louise Boehm1978Album
Piano Concerto No. 1 / Grand Piano Concerto "Les Adieux"Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Johann Nepomuk Hummel / Hans Kann, Hamburger Symphoniker, Heribert Beissel1974Album
Quintet For Clarinet, Horn, Cello, Double Bass & Piano / Quintet For Flute, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon And PianoFriedrich Kalkbrenner / Louis Spohr1972Album
Grande Sonate Op. 56 In C Minor / Grande Sonate Brillante Op. 177 In A FlatSigismond Thalberg / Friedrich Kalkbrenner - Adrian Ruiz1972Album
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