Biography of Cecil Chaminade (1857-1944)

08.08.1857
Born in Paris in a family very much interested in music
1902
The first edition of Concertino is published
Bizet, who was befriended with the family, thought her to be talented for composing, Godard was quite impressed by her abilities in playint piano. But her father did not allow her studies at the conservatory.
Lessons from her mother and a few befriended musicians, among them Godard
1908
Concert tour to America
1913
First female composer to be affiliated into the legion of honour
13.04.1944
Dies in Monte Carlo after years of doing social work, as World War I made her stop her concert career.

Sheet music for flute:

Concertino op. 107
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(violin orchestral part, first violin)
Rating: difficult
  1. Moderato - piu animato - a tempo leggiero vivo


Concertino op. 107
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(viola orchestral part)
Rating: difficult
  1. Moderato - piu animato - a tempo leggiero vivo


Concertino op. 107
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(cello orchestral part)
Rating: difficult


Concertino op. 107
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(double bass orchestral part)
Rating: difficult
  1. Moderato - piu animato - a tempo leggiero vivo


Concertino op.107
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(violin orchewstral part, second violin)
Rating: difficult
  1. Moderato - piu animato - a tempo leggiero vivo
One part of the orchestra, this is the second violin. I like this sort of selling sheet music, because it is possible to buy exactly the number of parts you need, even if you lost one.


Pastorale Enfantine 12 (D-Dur)
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(flute, piano)
Enoch & Cie, E. & C. 3600
Rating: easy
  1. Allegretto


CDs with/from Cecil Chaminade

Clifford Benson, Trevor Wye
Flute Recital
  1. Jean-Louis Tulou: Fantasie on a Theme of Caraffa (06:50:00)
  2. Jean Sibelius: Scaramouche (03:18:00)
  3. Jean Sibelius: Rondino (01:54:00)
  4. Pietro Domenico Paradies: Sicilienne (02:17:00)
  5. Crips: Rondinello (04:00:00)
  6. Albert von Sachsen-Coburg: Melody in F (01:56:00)
  7. Frederick Chopin: Minute Waltz (01:39:00)
  8. Franz Liszt: Consolation No. 3 (04:20:00)
  9. Cecil Chaminade: Automne (06:10:00)
  10. N. N.: Camino Pelao (01:11:00)
  11. N. N.: Junana (02:04:00)
  12. N. N.: El Cameleon (02:41:00)
  13. N. N.: Estilo (01:36:00)
  14. Narcís Bonet: La Partida (02:01:00)
  15. N. N.: El Frutero (02:13:00)
  16. Angel E. Lasala: Cielito (01:38:00)
  17. N. N.: Sol en Merengue (02:26:00)
  18. N. N.: El quitapesares (02:16:00)
Peter-Lukas Graf, Michio Kobayashi
  1. Cecil Chaminade: Concertino (08:02:00)
  2. Georges Hüe: Fantaisie (07:50:00)
  3. Georges Enescu: Cantabile et Presto (05:48:00)
  4. Philippe Gaubert: Nocturne et Allegro scherzando (05:58:00)
  5. Albert Roussel: Joueurs de Flute:
  6. Pan (02:59:00)
  7. Tityre (01:08:00)
  8. Krishna (03:36:00)
  9. Mr. de la Pejaudie (01:47:00)
  10. Olivier Messiaen: Le Merle noir (05:26:00)
  11. Claude Debussy: Syrinx (03:12:00)
  12. Arthur Honegger: Danse de la chevre (03:04:00)
  13. Jacques Ibert: Piece (05:54:00)
Michael Faust, Birgitta Wollenweber
La Flute Brillante (1997)
Französische Musik für Flöte und Klavier
  1. Cecil Chaminade: Concertino, Op. 107 (08:22:00)
  2. Camille Saint-Saëns: Romance op. 37 (06:25:00)
  3. Gabriel Faure: Fantaisie op. 97 (05:14:00)
  4. Camille Saint-Saëns: Odelette (08:40:00)
  5. Georges Hüe: Fantaisie (08:00:00)
  6. Jules Mouquet: La flute de Pan:
  7. Pan et les bergers (04:05:00)
  8. Pan et les oiseaux (05:45:00)
  9. Pan et les nymphes (05:12:00)
  10. Francois Borne: Fantaisie brillante sur Carmen (11:33:00)

Literature von/über Cecil Chaminade

Last edit 22.12.2011