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Russian Gems - Piano Rarities / Sandro Russo

Russo,Sandro
Release Date: 03/18/2014 
Label:  Musical Concepts   Catalog #: 150   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Julius IsserlisNikolai MedtnerSergei TaneyevMily Balakirev,   ... 
Performer:  Sandro Russo
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Skazka (Fairy Tale), for piano, Op. 6 by Julius Isserlis
Performer:  Sandro Russo (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Venue:  Oktaven Studios, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Piano in F minor, Op. 5 by Nikolai Medtner
Performer:  Sandro Russo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1896-1903; Russia 
Venue:  Oktaven Studios, New York City 
Length: 29 Minutes 34 Secs. 
3.
Prelude and Fugue for piano in G sharp minor, Op. 29 by Sergei Taneyev
Performer:  Sandro Russo (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1910 
Venue:  Oktaven Studios, New York City 
Length: 7 Minutes 4 Secs. 
4.
Oriental Fantasy for Piano, Op. 18 "Islamey" by Mily Balakirev
Performer:  Sandro Russo (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1902; Russia 
Venue:  Oktaven Studios, New York City 
Length: 8 Minutes 41 Secs. 
5.
Russian Song by Nikolai Rakov
Performer:  Sandro Russo (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Venue:  Oktaven Studios, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
6.
Casanova, opera: Waltz by Ludomir Rozycki
Performer:  Sandro Russo (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Venue:  Oktaven Studios, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
7.
Suite No. 2 for 2 pianos in C major, Op. 17: Waltz in G Major by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sandro Russo (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Venue:  Oktaven Studios, New York City 
Length: 6 Minutes 12 Secs. 
8.
Suite No. 2 for 2 pianos in C major, Op. 17: Romance in A-Flat Major by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sandro Russo (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Venue:  Oktaven Studios, New York City 
Length: 7 Minutes 4 Secs. 

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 Pianistic Gems and a Gem of a Pianist February 17, 2017 By A. Muse See All My Reviews "What a great collage of Russian "rarities"! This rendition of the Medtner has soon become my favorite and the Leyetchkiss transcription of the Rachmaninov 2nd Suite is simply unbelievable..." Report Abuse
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