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Tchaikovsky: Concerto No 1, Rachmaninov: Concerto No 2 / Cliburn

Release Date: 01/12/1993 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 55912   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskySergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Van Cliburn
Conductor:  Kiril KondrashinFritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony OrchestraChicago Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Van Cliburn (Piano)
Conductor:  Kiril Kondrashin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1958 
Length: 34 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1875). 
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Van Cliburn (Piano)
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Length: 33 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 

Sound Samples

Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso
Andantino simplice
Allegro con fuoco
Moderato; Allegro
Adagio sostenuto
Allegro scherzando

Customer Reviews

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 Absolutely Brilliant!! July 5, 2013 By Theo T. (Santa Barbara, CA) See All My Reviews "Van Cliburn is breathtaking in both of these pieces." Report Abuse
 What can possibly need to be said? May 23, 2013 By James Carleton (Port Hueneme, CA) See All My Reviews "There is little that needs to be said about this CD. Half of it reprises the performance that won Cliburn the musical world. All of it is monumental. Buy it; listen to it; enjoy it." Report Abuse
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