Category:Lessel, Franciszek. Franciszek Lessel. ( — 26 December ). = Compositions by: Lessel, Franciszek. The following 3 pages are in this. × ; 15 KB. 1 reference Franciszek Lessel. retrieved. 9 October Category:Lessel,_Franciszek · named as. Franciszek . Franciszek Lessel, a composer and pianist, was born in Warsaw c. and died at Piotrków Trybunalski on 26 December His work is the most complete.

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The orchestral part is entirely subordinated to the solo instrument, as in Chopin’s piano concertos. Lessel Franciszek – Polish composer belonging to the generation of the composers prior to Chopin; Haydn’s student.

Newsletter PWM Sign up. It can be assumed that Lessel’s compositions were an important element of the Polish musical tradition, which functioned as one of the sources of Chopin’s style and the background on which his style developed. The Concerto was composed in Warsaw in and it is not known francisszek the work was performed again when Chopin attended the concerts in Warsaw.

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His father, Wincenty Ferdynand Lessel, was a pianist and composer of Czech origin who served as his first teacher. Franciszek Lessel — 26 December was a Polish composer. Lessel worked as a court musician, headed Fdanciszek Amateur Music Society, and gave lessons on how to play the glass harmonica. Beydale was for a time his lover, until they discovered they had the same mother. His work is the most complete expression of the classical style in Polish music, as evinced in his choice of genres symphonies, overtures, variations, quartets, sonatas, ffranciszekthe arrangement of cyclic works harmonic practice, instrumentation and forms.


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Franciszek Lessel, a composer and pianist, was born in Warsaw c. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

It is known that in s the works by Lessel – mainly chamber and religious were performed in Warsaw and Chopin must have heart them. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Franciszek Lessel

In Lessel’s creative output one can distinguish two stages: You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. His piano concerto in C major opus 14, published c.

The influence of Polish music manifests itself in Lessel’s creative output first of all in the exploitation of metrorhytmic elements of Polish dances mainly in the cyclic works as well as in the use of folk and popular melodies as themes for larger works. He also used counterpoint extensively, in a similar way to Haydn e.

Among his most noted pieces is his Fantaisie in E minorOp. Log in Wish list. All the mass items are through – composed and the choirs are handled in a variety of ways. In Franciszek Lessel went to study with Joseph Haydn and continued to do so until Haydn’s death. Retrieved from ” https: The work was published in Lipsk around and Chopin could familiarize himself with the granciszek from the printed score.

Lessel was the composer of solo piano pieces and pieces for the piano and orchestra in the mature classical style. They were also performed exclusively during the composer’s lifetime, first of all in Poland were they were highly regarded by the critics.


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In the nineteenth century they were published exclusively during the composer’s lifetime in Austria, Germany, and sometimes also in England and France. This article about a Polish composer is a stub.

This page was last edited on 12 Decemberat Views Read Edit View history. In later life he largely had non-musical administrative and lezsel jobs. In his works one can easily recognize the influence of Mozart, with the highly developed virtuosity of an improvisatory character, bringing them close to the style brillant. Most of Lessel’s works, especially the vocal – instrumental, orchestral and chamber ones, have been preserved in manuscripts, although some have been lost.

The religious works, especially the masses, require large-scale performing forces solo voices, mixed choir, orchestra and sometimes organ. It is particularly clear in the Piano Concerto in C major, Op.

It is very probable that Chopin knew Lessel’s compositions, among which the concerto, but there is no evidence of such knowledge in any sources. With BIO note only. Music Education Day Check. In his piano works one can see the lesse of Mozart with traces of improvisatory virtuosity making those compositions brilliant in effect.