Biography of Antonin Vranicky (1761-1820)

13.06.1761
Born in Nova Risa being younger brother of Pavel, who became a composer, too.
Studies composition with Albrechtsberger and Haydn.
Famous violin virtuoso
1790
Music teacher, composer and concertmaster of prince Maximilian of Lobkowitz
1797
Bandmaster of the private orchestra of the prince.
1808
Substitute for his dead brother at the court theatre in Vienna
06.08.1820
Dies in Vienna

CDs with/from Antonin Vranicky

Jana Borzkova, Stamic Quartet, Jiri Valek
Antonin & Pavel Vranicky (2004)
Sextets for flute, oboe and string quartet
jpc
    Antonin Vranicky: Sextet No. 7 in G major:
  1. Allegro (07:21:00)
  2. Adagio (05:45:00)
  3. Menuetto (03:36:00)
  4. Rondo (06:37:00)
  5. Pavel Vranicky: Sextet No. 3 in E flat major:
  6. Adagio - Allegro (07:01:00)
  7. Andante (03:48:00)
  8. Presto (03:36:00)
  9. Pavel Vranicky: Sextet No. 4 in C major:
  10. Allegro moderato (05:57:00)
  11. Adagio (05:33:00)
  12. Menuetto (04:19:00)
  13. Finale. Allegro non troppo (04:09:00)
  14. Pavel Vranicky: Sextet No. 6 in D minor:
  15. Adagio - Allegro molto (05:32:00)
  16. Andante (04:55:00)
  17. Finale. Andantino con variazioni (05:01:00)
Ich kannte die beiden Brüder vorher nicht. Das ist sehr schöne, ausgewogene Musik. Bestätigt mein positives Vorurteil gegen böhmische Komponisten.

Literature von/über Antonin Vranicky

Last edit 11.09.2011