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Weekend Classics - A Rachmaninoff Weekend


Release Date: 02/14/2006 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000583502   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás VásáryLazar BermanMischa MaiskyPavel Gililov
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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Works on This Recording

1. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás Vásáry (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
2. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás Vásáry (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
3. Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 4 in D major, Andante cantabile by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Lazar Berman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
4. Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello), Pavel Gililov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
5. Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30: 1st movement, Allegro ma non tanto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás Vásáry (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 

Sound Samples

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op.43: Introduction, Variation 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op.43: Variation 7, 8, 9, 10
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op.43: Variation 11, 12, 13, 14 und 15
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op.43: Variation 16 und 17
Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Op.43: Variation 18
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op.43: Variation 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Piano Concerto No.2 in C Minor, Op.18: 1. Moderato
Prelude in D, Op.23, No.4: Andante
Vocalise, Op.34, No.14 - Version Cello and Piano
Piano Concerto No.3 In D Minor, Op.30: 1. Allegro ma non tanto

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