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Instead, he produced his unaccompanied Alleluia — with the word sung 64 times in the Russian manner — which became his most frequently performed work. Doible of Koussevitzky’s later recordings, including performances of the second suite from Prokofiev ‘s Romeo and JulietSymphony Hall, Bostonfirst symphonyCarnegie Hall, New York, a session that included Mendelssohn ‘s “Italian” Symphonyand fifth symphonySymphony Hall, Bostonwere reportedly mastered on RCA’s sound film optical recording process, first employed in this way with the San Francisco Symphony in March The Virtuoso Romantic Double Hass.

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Konzert, Op. 3, für Kontrabass mit Klavier / Serge Koussevitzky.

Introspection Late Night Partying. Javascript is required for this feature. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The work reflects his search for the yet unrevealed dimension of the doublebass, for as Mme. It is kussevitzky that anyone but a doublebassist could have written a work so perfectly suited to the instrument.

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During many of my performances in the past few decades, several parapsychologists have told me that they too had seen the apparition, always wearing the same long frock and white gloves.

Keep us on point! Return to top of page. Performer Pages Serge Koussevitzky double bass. Concertos ; For double dokble, orchestra ; Scores featuring the double bass ; Scores featuring the orchestra ; For orchestra with soloists ; For double bass, piano arr ; Scores featuring the piano ; For 2 players.

Koussevitzky was a great champion of modern music, commissioning a number of works from prominent composers. The basic aim of the foundations was to assist composers by commissioning new compositions and underwriting the cost of their performance.

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In he and his wife became United States citizens. Boston Symphony Orchestra Music Directors. Over that year period, he built the ensemble’s reputation into that of a leading American orchestra.

Together with Gertrude Robinson Smith he played a central role in developing the orchestra’s internationally acclaimed summer concert and educational programs at Tanglewood where today the 5,seat main performance venue bears his name. Click here to subscribe. InKoussevitzky commissioned Maurice Ravel ‘s arrangement of Modest Mussorgsky ‘s suite for piano, Pictures at an Exhibitionwhich was premiered on 19 October that year [10] and quickly became the most famous and celebrated orchestration of the work.


Inthe morning after I played my debut recital in Town Hall, I received a surprise call from Mme. Surprisingly, he did not encourage the prominent composers of the time to write for his instrument. Naxos Javascript not enabled. But the score remained in manuscript even though the composer operated his own publishing company, and it went unplayed once Koussevitzky permanently put aside the bass inshortly after recording the concerto’s Andante movement with the Boston Symphony.

Olga Koussevitzky, his widow, was positively adamant that he wrote the Concerto without the concetto of any other musicians. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Serge Koussevitzky.

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The programs included many new works. Koussevitzky held the rights to this version cconcerto many years. Inhe left Soviet Russia for Berlin and Paris.