Celebrated Wind Quintets
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Jean Françaix

Jean Françaix (1912-1997)

Nationality: French
Born: May 23, 1912, Le Mans Died: September 25, 1997, Paris (age 85)

Wind Quintet No. 1

(for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon)
4:36 I. Andante tranquillo - Allegro assai
4:55 II. Presto
7:09 III. Tema con variazioni. Andante
4:13 IV. Tempo di Marcia Francese
Duration: 20 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1948 (age 35-36)
2 recordings, 3 videos
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8:55
Wind Quintet of the Danish National Symphony Orchestra
(part 1)
11:18
Wind Quintet of the Danish National Symphony Orchestra
(part 2)
19:57
Kammervereinigung Berlin

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