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Piano Adagios


Release Date: 02/15/2000 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 24679   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenFrédéric ChopinRobert SchumannEdvard Grieg,   ... 
Performer:  Till FellnerMaria-Joao PiresHélène GrimaudFrancois-René Duchable,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerArmin JordanDavid ZinmanTheodor Guschlbauer,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsORTF National OrchestraDeutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 23 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37: 2nd movement, Largo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Till Fellner (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 52 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Conductor:  Armin Jordan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Length: 9 Minutes 27 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54: 2nd movement, Intermezzo - Andante by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Hélène Grimaud (Piano)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
4. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 2nd movement, Adagio by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Conductor:  Theodor Guschlbauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
5. Symphony on a French Mountain Air, Op. 25: Assez modéré, mais sans lenteur by Vincent D'Indy
Performer:  Catherine Collard (Piano)
Conductor:  Marek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 11 Secs. 
6. Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: 2nd movement, Andantino semplice by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Russia 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 2nd movement, Adagio sostenuto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Conductor:  Theodor Guschlbauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Length: 11 Minutes 59 Secs. 
8. Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30: 2nd movement, Intermezzo by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Boris Berezovsky (Piano)
Conductor:  Eliahu Inbal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
Length: 11 Minutes 8 Secs. 
9. Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 16: Andantino - Allegretto by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Vladimir Krainev (Piano)
Conductor:  Dmitri Kitayenko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913/1923; USSR 
Length: 11 Minutes 31 Secs. 
10. Concerto for Piano in F major: 2nd movement, Adagio - Andante con moto by George Gershwin
Performer:  Hélène Grimaud (Piano)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Length: 11 Minutes 47 Secs. 
11. Concerto for Piano in G major: 2nd movement, Adagio assai by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Hélène Grimaud (Piano)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1931; France 
Length: 9 Minutes 22 Secs. 
12. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 102: 2nd movement, Andante by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano)
Conductor:  Hugh Wolff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USSR 
Length: 6 Minutes 55 Secs. 
13. Concerto for Piano no 1 in G major: Andante con espressione by Artur Lemba
Performer:  Lauri Väinmaa (Piano)
Conductor:  Arvo Volmer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian State Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; Estonia 
Length: 6 Minutes 28 Secs. 
14. Concerto for 2 Pianos in D minor: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Conductor:  James Conlon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
15. Concerto for Piano no 2 in A major, S 125: 3rd movement, Allegro moderato by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Conductor:  James Conlon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839/1861; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 15 Secs. 
16. Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83: 3rd movement, Andante-Più adagio by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano), Jürnjakob Timm (Cello)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Length: 12 Minutes 8 Secs. 
17. Concerto for Piano no 1 in G minor, Op. 25: 2nd movement, Andante by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Helen Huang (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 

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