Arvo Part, Dietmar Schwalke, Alexander Malter, Vladimir Spivakov, Sergei Bezrodny Für Alina is a two-minute solo piano piece composed by Pärt in l that. Avengers: Age of Ultron. Arvo Pärt was born on September 11, in Paide, Estonia. (Short) (writer: “Fur Alina” – as Arvo Part). El Club (writer. To hazard being hackneyed, I don’t remember the first time I heard Arvo Pärt’s Für Alina with my ears. I knew it as the piece that woke the.

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Arvo Pärt: Für Alina

It was a Sunday evening in April, and I felt numb afterwards, like after a good cry. Composition Artist Credits Spiegel im Spiegel.

This article needs additional citations for verification. The compositional symmetry mirrors the harmonic symmetry. Spiegel im Spiegel ‘plays’ with phrases that grow successively longer and hangs suspended in a major key. See Wikipedia’s guide to writing better articles for suggestions.

The Complete Beauty of Arvo Pärt’s “Für Alina” – The Curator

The alternation of a fixed-tempo, major key duo Spiegel im Spiegel with a minor avro solo set to no specific tempo Fur Alina is strikingly effective, and the performances have a sustained intensity that aids concentration.

The all-time greats Read about the artists who changed the world of classical music. It is in the key of B minor and is played piano p.


It is straightforward yet allusive, childish yet genius. Gra liczb TV Movie documentary Himself.

Retrieved from ” https: To some extent the piece is utterly infuriating. Add it to your IMDbPage.

Do you have a demo reel? The big danger of listening to Alinais that much of what you hear afterwards will suddenly sound like noise – too much noise. Edit Did You Know? Fur Alina is not minimalism in the sense of ‘hypnotic repetition’, but 50 minutes or alian spent attending to a few simple but beautiful ideas.

Fratres for Cello and Piano” – as Arvo Part. Only two types of notes appear in the score: Age of Ultron writer: It is built as such: The only break from this harmonic structure appears when the left hand hits a C below an F in the right hand, synchronous with the release of the pedal at the end of the 11th bar.

Pärt Alina

The problem here, if you can call it a problem, is a marked lack of musical ‘activity’. Both versions clock slightly under eleven minutes. The sonic realization of the piece is entirely informed by these typographical decisions.

But it’s a risk worth taking. This article has an unclear citation style. March Learn how and when to remove this template message. The two versions most strikingly differ in the use of rubato and that of the use of the low octave b. Views Read Edit View history. Variations could also be applied from one repetition to the other, like the exact 8ava of the two melody hands stead for the length of each full repetition.


It begins with a low double-octave B, which echoes throughout the whole work save for the last section ; it should be played with the pedal down throughout a single pedal shift is found before the last four bars.

How Much Have You Seen? The last bar has two quarter notes and a half note. Neli lastelaulu TV Short. Start your free trial.

Guapas TV Series performer – 3 episodes, writer – 2 episodes, – La sorpresa Gramophone’s expert reviews easier than ever before. It has only 15 bars of written music: Volume 1 – The Restless One writer: Like all that is beautiful, this is a progression towards infinity, oart, inward, and upward. The only notation related to tempo is Ruhig, erhaben, in sich hineinhorchendwhich roughly translates as peacefully, in an elevated and introspective manner. It is physical motion within eternity.

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