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Operatic Piano - Liszt, Wagner, Etc / Michael Ponti


Release Date: 11/04/1992 
Label:  Vox Box Catalog #: 5047   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Franz LisztCarl TausigMoritz MoszkowskiRichard Wagner,   ... 
Performer:  Michael Ponti
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Réminiscences de Don Juan (Mozart), S 418 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 16 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2.
Paraphrase on Quartet from Verdi's "Rigoletto", S 434 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 7 Minutes 0 Secs. 
3.
Polonaise from Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin", S 429 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
4.
Fantasy on Moniuszko's "Halka" by Carl Tausig
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 12 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5.
Barcarolle from Offenbach's "Tales of Hoffmann" by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 5 Minutes 35 Secs. 
6.
Paraphrase after Wagner's "Venusberg Bachanale" by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
7.
Danse bohčme after Bizet's "Carmen" by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
8.
Festival and Bridal Song from Wagner's "Lohengrin", S 446 no 1 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 9 Minutes 40 Secs. 
9.
Die Walküre: Magic Fire Music by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Brassin 
10.
Isolde's death from Wagner's "Tristan and Isolde" by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 7 Minutes 24 Secs. 
11.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 5 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Tausig 
12.
Fantasy on Meyerbeer's "Robert le Diable", Op. 6 by Sigismund Thalberg
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 10 Minutes 55 Secs. 
13.
Fantasy on Meyerbeer's "Les Huguenots", Op. 20 by Sigismund Thalberg
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 11 Minutes 50 Secs. 
14.
Concert Paraphrase on Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin" by Paul Pabst
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 11 Minutes 39 Secs. 
15.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 13, Act 2 - Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Michael Ponti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1970-75 
Length: 6 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Grainger 

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