Biography of César Franck (1822-1886)

10.12.1822
Born in Liege
1831
Lessons in piano, organ and composition at the Royal conservatory in Liège
1837
Studies in Paris with Reicha and Benoist.
1843
Tour through Belgium and Germany
1848
Organist in the Paris church Notre-Dame-de-Lorette
1851
Organist of St-Jean-St-Francois
1853
Band mast of Ste-Clotilde
1857
Organist of Ste-Clotilde
1861
Member of the Société académique de musique sacrée
1871
Co-founder of the Societé National de Musique
1872
Lectorship for organ at Paris Conservatory
Among his students were D´Indy, Chausson und Pierné
08.11.1890
Dies in Paris

CDs with/from César Franck

Julius Baker, Lisa Emenheiser Logan
jpc
    Francis Poulenc: Sonata for Flute and Piano:
  1. Allegro malinconico (04:46:00)
  2. Cantilena (03:34:00)
  3. Presto giocoso (04:08:00)
  4. Robert Muczynski: Sonata for Flute and Piano, op. 14:
  5. Allegro deciso (03:56:00)
  6. Scherzo (vivace) (01:42:00)
  7. Andante (03:55:00)
  8. Allegro con moto (03:38:00)
  9. Claude Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (09:49:00)
  10. César Franck: Sonata in A:
  11. Allegro men moderato (05:18:00)
  12. Allegro (07:56:00)
  13. Recitativo - Fantasia (06:59:00)
  14. Allegretto poco mosso (06:23:00)
  15. Gabriel Faure: après un rêve, op. 7, No. 1 (02:59:00)
English Chamber Orchestra, Patrick Fournillier , Brigitte Meyer, Philippe Racine
    Carl Reinecke: Konzert D-Dur op. 283:
  1. Allegro molto (08:29:00)
  2. Lento e mesto (06:00:00)
  3. Finale moderato (07:10:00)
  4. Carl Reinecke: Sonate e-moll op. 167 "Undine":
  5. Allegro (06:27:00)
  6. Intermezzo - Allegro vivace (03:40:00)
  7. Andante tranquillo (04:09:00)
  8. Finale. Allegro molto (05:53:00)
  9. César Franck: Sonate A-Dur (1886):
  10. Allegretto moderato (06:03:00)
  11. Allegro (07:40:00)
  12. Recitativo-Fantasia. Moderato (07:48:00)
  13. Allegretto poco mosso (05:59:00)
Jonathan Feldman, Robert Langevin
Sonates Romantiques (2010)
Pierne - Franck - Faure
jpc
    Gabriel Faure: Sonate No. 1 in A-Dur für Violine und Klavier op. 13:
  1. Allegro molto (08:39:00)
  2. Andante (06:44:00)
  3. Allegro vivo (03:57:00)
  4. Allegro quasi presto (05:45:00)
  5. Gabriel Pierné: Sonate für Klavier un dVioline op. 36:
  6. Allegretto (09:11:00)
  7. Allegretto tranquillo (04:39:00)
  8. César Franck: Sonate in A-Dur für Violine und Klavier:
  9. Allegretto ben moderato (06:26:00)
  10. Allegro (07:55:00)
  11. Recitativo-Fantasia Ben moderato - Molto lento (00:00:07)
  12. Allegretto poco mosso (06:11:00)

Literature von/über César Franck

Last edit 16.12.2012