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Weekend Classics - A Piano Weekend


Release Date: 02/14/2006 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000608202   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinClaude DebussyEdvard GriegJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Martha ArgerichJean-Marc LuisadaAnatol UgorskiAndrei Gavrilov,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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An inexpensive disc of classic piano music played by Martha Argerich, Wilhelm Kempff, and more. An inexpensive disc of classic piano music played by Martha Argerich, Wilhelm Kempff, and more. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
2. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 7 in A major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
3. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
4. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Jean-Marc Luisada (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
5. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Anatol Ugorski (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
6. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
7. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C major, BWV 846 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
8. Waltzes (16) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 39: no 15 in A flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Andor Foldes (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Austria 
9. Rondo for Piano in G major, Op. 51 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1798; Vienna, Austria 
10. Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Anatol Ugorski (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
11. Csárdás macabre for Piano, S 224 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Roberto Szidon (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1882; Rome, Italy 
12. Fantasia for Piano in D minor, K 397 (385g) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
13. Rondo for Piano no 1 in D major, K 485 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Christoph Eschenbach (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
14. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 2 in E flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
15. Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94: no 3 in F minor by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
16. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 

Sound Samples

Polonaise No.6 in A flat, Op.53 -"Heroic": Maestoso
24 Préludes, Op.28: 7. in A major
24 Préludes, Op.28: 15. in D Flat Major ("Raindrop")
Waltz No.7 in C sharp minor, Op.64 No.2
Suite bergamasque: 3. Clair de lune
Lyric Pieces, op.65: 6. Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Prelude And Fugue In C (WTK, Book I, No.1), BWV 846: Prelude
Prelude and Fugue in C (WTK, Book I, No.1), BWV 846: Fugue
16 Waltzes, Op.39: 15. in A flat
Rondo in G, Op.51, No.2: Andante cantabile e grazioso
Bagatelle In A Minor, WoO 59 -"Für Elise": Poco moto
Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 in C sharp minor, S.244
Fantasia In D Minor, K.397: Andante
Rondo In D Major, K.485: Allegro
4 Impromptus, Op.90, D.899: No.2 In E Flat: Allegro
6 Moments musicaux, Op.94 D.780: No.3 in F minor (Allegro moderato)
Kinderszenen, Op.15: 7. Träumerei

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