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Legendary Treasures - Sviatoslav Richter Archives Vol 1


Release Date: 03/17/1998 
Label:  Doremi Records   Catalog #: 7718   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
Fanfare (7-8/98, p.94) - "...if you already have Richter performances of these sonatas in your collection, I'm not sure that it's worth rushing out to buy this disc for subtle differences in detail....But as a one-disc introduction to the glories of late Beethoven as seen by Richter in his prime, this release is a major contribution to the catalog..."
REVIEWS:
Fanfare (7-8/98, p.94) - "...if you already have Richter performances of these sonatas in your collection, I'm not sure that it's worth rushing out to buy this disc for subtle differences in detail....But as a one-disc introduction to the glories of late Beethoven as seen by Richter in his prime, this release is a major contribution to the catalog..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 28 in A major, Op. 101 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/30/1971 
Venue:  Live  Ohrid, Macedonia 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 30 in E major, Op. 109 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1820; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/30/1971 
Venue:  Live  Ohrid, Macedonia 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 31 in A flat major, Op. 110 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1821-1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1974 
Venue:  Live  Tokyo, Japan 
4.
Sonata for Piano no 32 in C minor, Op. 111 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1821-1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1974 
Venue:  Live  Tokyo, Japan 

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