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The Romantic Era - Beethoven, Etc / Horowitz, Reiner, Szell


Release Date: 06/04/2005 
Label:  Andromeda   Catalog #: 5002   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenCarl CzernyFranz SchubertFrédéric Chopin,   ... 
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz
Conductor:  Fritz ReinerGeorge Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony OrchestraNew York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 3 Hours 44 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/26/1952 
2.
Variations for Piano on a Theme by Rode, Op. 33 "La Ricordanza" by Carl Czerny
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 12/23/1944 
3.
Sonata for Piano in B flat major, D 960 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/25/1953 
Venue:  New York, NY 
4.
Ballade for Piano no 1 in G minor, B 66/Op. 23 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1835 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
5.
Ballade for Piano no 3 in A flat major, B 136/Op. 47 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
6.
Ballade for Piano no 4 in F minor, B 146/Op. 52 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
7.
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
8.
Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
9.
Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
10.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 2 in A minor, B 64 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
11.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
12.
Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
13.
Impromptu for Piano no 1 in A flat major, B 110/Op. 29 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Notes: 1945 - After 1945; 1953 - By 1953 
14.
Songs without words, vol 7, Op. 85: no 4, Andante sostenuto in D major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
15.
Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 6, Andante grazioso in A major "Spring Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
16.
Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 5, Moderato in B minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
17.
Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
18.
Harmonies poétiques et réligieuses, S 173: no 7, Funérailles by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1852; Weimar, Germany 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
19.
Années de pèlerinage, première année, S 160 "Suisse": no 4, Au bord d'une source by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1854; Weimar, Germany 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
20.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 6 in D flat major by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
21.
Variations on a Theme from Bizet's "Carmen" by Vladimir Horowitz
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
22.
Danse macabre by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Notes: 1942 - After 1942; 1950 - By 1950 
23.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/04/1952 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1875). 

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