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Walter Gieseking In Performance- Rachmaninov: Piano Concerti


Release Date: 11/28/2000 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 4250   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Walter Gieseking
Conductor:  Willem Mengelberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Conductor:  Willem Mengelberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/31/1940 
Venue:  Live  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 33 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 
2. Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Conductor:  Willem Mengelberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1940 
Venue:  Live  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
Length: 33 Minutes 16 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: I. Moderato
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: III. Allegro scherzando
Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: I. Allegro ma non troppo
Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: II. Intermezzo
Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: III. Finale

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