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Schubert: Piano Sonatas

Schubert / Birnie,Tessa
Release Date: 04/21/2008 
Label:  Abc Classics   Catalog #: 4766479   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz SchubertJohn FieldFrédéric ChopinJohannes Brahms,   ... 
Performer:  Tessa Birnie
Number of Discs: 3 
Length: 3 Hours 28 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano in B flat major, D 960 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St Joseph's College, Hunters Hill 
Length: 40 Minutes 3 Secs. 
2.
Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 27 Minutes 38 Secs. 
3.
Sonata for Piano in E major, D 459 [fragment] by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1816; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Sy 
Length: 25 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4.
Sonata for Piano in C major, D 840 "Reliquie" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Venue:  Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Sy 
Length: 24 Minutes 27 Secs. 
5.
Allegretto for Piano in C minor, D 915 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St Joseph's College, Hunters Hill 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 
6.
Minuet for Piano in A major, D 334 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1815; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St Joseph's College, Hunters Hill 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
7.
Adagio for Piano in D flat major, D 505 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1818; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St Joseph's College, Hunters Hill 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
8.
Ländler (17) for Piano, D 145/Op. 18 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1815/1821; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 18 Secs. 
9.
Nocturne for Piano no 5 in B flat major, H 37 by John Field
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Ireland 
Date of Recording: 1948 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
10.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 2 in A minor, B 18 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Venue:  St Joseph's College, Hunters Hill 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
11.
Variations (11) for Piano on an Original Theme, Set 1, Op. 21 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; Germany 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 16 Minutes 32 Secs. 
12.
Kinderszenen, Op. 15 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 16 Minutes 52 Secs. 
13.
Romances sans paroles (3) for Piano, Op. 17: no 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863 
Date of Recording: 1956 
Venue:  St Joseph's College, Hunters Hill 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
14.
Préludes, Book 1: no 9, La sérénade interrompue by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
15.
Préludes, Book 2: no 5, Bruyères by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1913; France 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
16.
Préludes, Book 2: no 6, General Lavine - eccentric by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1913; France 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
17.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Tessa Birnie (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 16 Minutes 14 Secs. 

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