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Liszt - Greatest Hits

Release Date: 06/13/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 64596   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz Liszt
Performer:  Hiroko NakamuraPhilippe EntremontEmanuel AxVladimir Feltsman,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyZubin MehtaSeiji OzawaEsa-Pekka Salonen,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraIsrael Philharmonic OrchestraNew Philharmonia Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

Episodes from Lenau's Faust, S 110: no 2, Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke "Mephisto Waltz no 1" by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Weimar, Germany 
Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 2 in D minor by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Notes: Orchestrated: Franz Liszt and Franz Doppler 
Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Hiroko Nakamura (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Hungarian Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra, S 123 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1852; Weimar, Germany 
Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124: 1st movement, Allegro maestoso by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849/1856; Weimar, Germany 
Petrarca Sonnets (3) for Piano, S 158: no 2, Sonetto 104 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Vladimir Feltsman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1839-46; Hungary 
Transcendental Etudes (6) after Paganini, S 140: no 3 "La Campanella" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Kazune Shimizu (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Switzerland 
Les préludes, S 97 by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848/1854; Weimar, Germany 

Sound Samples

Mephisto Waltz
Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, S. 124; Allegro maestoso
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Liebesträume (Nocturne No. 3 in A-flat Major)
Etude No. 3 in G-Sharp Minor "La campanella" (after Paganini)
Sonetto 47 del Petrarca
Hungarian Fantasia for Piano and Orchestra
Les Préludes

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