Biography of Alfredo Casella (1883-1947)

25.07.1883
Born in Turin
1896
Studies in Paris amongst other with Faure
1912
After exams teacher for piano at the conservatory and conductor of Concerts populaires du Trocadero
1915
Teacher in Rome at the Liceo Musicale die S. Cecilia
1917
Founder of Societa Italiana di Musica Moderna
1930
Co-founder of the Festival di Musica Contemporanea
1942
Head of the music festival Settimana Musicale Senesi in Tuscany, which he founded
05.03.1947
Dies in Rome

Sheet music for flute:

Sicilienne et Burlesque
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(flute, piano)
Alphonse Leduc, A. L. 21 323
Rating: difficult
  1. Andantino languido e dolce - Presto vivace


CDs with/from Alfredo Casella

Michel Debost, Christian Ivaldi
Flute Panorama CD 2 (1993)
The Golden Age of the Conservatoire
  1. Gabriel Faure: Fantaisie opus 79 (05:03:00)
  2. Georges Enescu: Cantabile et Presto (05:35:00)
  3. Alfredo Casella: Sicilienne et burlesque (08:22:00)
  4. Philippe Gaubert: Fantaisie - Moderato quasi fantasie - Lent - Vif (06:27:00)
  5. Georges Hüe: Fantaisie - Assez lent - Modere - Tres Vif (07:37:00)
  6. Louis Ganne: Andante et Scherzo (06:57:00)
  7. Philippe Gaubert: Nocturne et Allegro Scherzando (05:53:00)
  8. Paul Taffanel: Andante pastoral et Scherzettino (05:36:00)
  9. Albert Perilhou: Ballade (05:42:00)
  10. Henri Busser: Prelude et Scherzo (05:26:00)

Literature von/über Alfredo Casella

Last edit 22.12.2011