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a brilliant solo passage occurring near the end of a piece of music

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I think he was sort of inventive about how he put the cadenza in the middle of the first movement rather than at the end.
in K466 their sheer musicality and passion move inexorably to fulfilment in the improvised cadenzas, which are quite marvellous in my opinion.
The first movements of the third and fourth concertos permit cadenzas, while the rondos of the second and fourth concertos permit Entrances.
Once such sounds were in the crowd's head, Fischer engineered something of a shotgun wedding, uniting the Philharmonic first with Okros, improvising cadenzas in Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No.
Beethoven's Violin Concerto does not offer the soloist that much opportunity to dazzle, so we had to wait for the cadenzas to really appreciate the outstanding talents of the Russian-born violinist Vadim Repin.
The Horn Concerti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, edited and cadenzas by Eric Ruske.
The opening theme and first variation were delivered with unconstrained, honeyed warmth and the second variation was all waggish humour, but Clein's control was absolute, communicating real feeling rather than mere pyrotechnics through the cadenzas and virtuosic finale, reinforced by some lovely exchanges with solo flute.
Friesenhagen and Ulrich Mazurowicz; Cadenzas by Kurt Gunmer.
In her better moments, like the cadenzas and the latter part of the slow movement, she revealed vigor and mastery, but in the zippy Rondo finale, she was largely placid.
Helm's facsimile edition reproduces the cadenzas to C.
Learning to improvise cadenzas in Mozart's horn concertos helps horn players deepen understanding of this repertoire.
Students compete for standard baroque through contemporary repertory prizes, as well as in novel categories, such as original concerto cadenzas, jazz or classical improvisation, versatility, lyricism in slow works, original compositions, works by female composers, and tasteful arrangements or transcriptions.
Vivaldian violin cadenzas (well played, Robert Heard) intensify the resonances of that seminal work.
5 are accorded just the right degree of freedom in their solo episodes or cadenzas.
His cadenzas also pack an unusually effective but subtle punch, the apparently flawless virtuosity free of insistent showmanship.