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Eloquence - Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini


Release Date: 03/27/2001 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 467446   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei RachmaninovDmitri ShostakovichRichard AddinsellAlexander Scriabin
Performer:  Vladimir AshkenazyCristina Ortiz
Conductor:  André PrevinVladimir AshkenazyMoshe AtzmónLorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 23 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Cristina Ortiz (Piano)
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USSR 
Length: 20 Minutes 0 Secs. 
3.
Warsaw Concerto by Richard Addinsell
Performer:  Cristina Ortiz (Piano)
Conductor:  Moshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Length: 8 Minutes 59 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Cristina Ortiz (Piano)
Conductor:  Moshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Length: 10 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5.
Concerto for Piano in F sharp minor, Op. 20: 3rd movement, Allegro moderato by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1896; Russia 
Length: 11 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 

Sound Samples

Warsaw Concerto
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 1. Moderato
Piano Concerto No.2 in F, Op.102: 1. Allegro
Piano Concerto No.2 In F, Op.102: 2. Andante
Piano Concerto No.2 in F, Op.102: 3. Allegro
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op.43
Piano Concerto in F sharp minor, Op.20: 3. Allegro

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