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Piano Favourites / Pletnev, Andsnes, Et Al


Release Date: 09/27/2005 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 62481   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenSergei RachmaninovFranz LisztClaude Debussy,   ... 
Performer:  Francois-René DuchableDmitri AlexeevMikhail PletnevKun-Woo Paik,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes nocturne(s) for piano by Frédéric Chopin. Soloist: Mikhail Pletnev. Includes nocturne(s) for piano by Frédéric Chopin. Soloist: Mikhail Pletnev. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
2. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
3. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 13 Secs. 
4. Nocturne for Piano, S 207 "En rêve" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Rome, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
5. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 12 in C sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 10 Minutes 46 Secs. 
6. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 
7. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Francois-René Duchable. 
8. Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Anne Queffélec (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Length: 7 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
10. Gnossiennes (6) for Piano: no 5, Modéré by Erik Satie
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1889; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
11. Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i): 3rd movement, Rondo alla turca by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Bernard Pommier (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
12. Lady, be Good by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
13. Lady, be Good: Fascinating rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
14. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 3, Troll's March by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
15. Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 10, Octobre "Chant d'automne" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1875 - 1876). 

Sound Samples

Fur Elise
5 Morceaux de fantaisie Op. 3: II. Prelude in C sharp minor
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor 'Moonlight' Op. 27 No. 2: I. Adagio sostenuto
Liebesträume S541: No. 3 in A flat
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12 in C sharp minor S244
Nocturnes: No. 13 in C minor Op. 48 No. 1
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque
Jesus, que ma joie demeure/Jesu, Joy of Man's desiring BWV 147
Pavane pour une infante défunte
3 Gymnopédies: 1. Lent et douloureux
Gnossienne No. 5: Modéré
Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major K331/K300i: III. Rondo alla turca
Gershwin Songbook: Oh, lady be good
Gershwin Songbook: Fascinating rhythm
Lyric Pieces, Bk V Op. 54: III. March of the Trolls (Troldtog)
The Seasons Op. 37b: X. Octobre (Chant d'automne)

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