Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Friday Classical Music Interlude – Brahms Hungarian Dance no.5

The Hungarian Dances (German: Ungarische Tänze) by Johannes Brahms (WoO 1), are a set of 21 lively dance tunes based mostly on Hungarian themes, completed in 1869.[1] They vary from about a minute to five minutes in length. They are among Brahms’s most popular works, and were certainly the most profitable for him. Each dance ...

Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Friday Musical Interlude – Brahms, Clarinet Quintet, Opus 115, 3rd Movement.

  Andantino in D major, in common time evolving into Presto non assai, ma con sentimento in B minor in 2:4 time The shortest of all four, the movement begins sweetly being one of the composition’s few uplifting passages. In measure twenty-three, the clarinet and violin play as if they were talking in a conversation. ...

Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Friday Musical Interlude – Brahms Symphony No.3 Poco Allegretto

Music and music history? Could things get any more “awesomer” here on the Friday Interlude? 🙂 Filed under: Music Tagged: Brahms, The DWR Friday Musical Interlude

Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Friday Classical Music Interlude – Piano Quintet in F minor, opus 34 -1st movement – Brahms

he Piano Quintet in F minor, opus 34, by Johannes Brahms was completed during the summer of 1864[1] and published in 1865.[2]It was dedicated to Her Royal Highness the Princess Anne of Hesse. Like most piano quintets, it is written for piano and string quartet (two violins, viola and cello). The piece is in four ...