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Gemini - Tchaikovsky: Piano Concertos / Gilels, Et Al


Release Date: 05/02/2006 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 50849   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskySergei ProkofievBéla Bartók
Performer:  Emil GilelsSviatoslav Richter
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia OrchestraLondon Philharmonic OrchestraOrchestre de Paris
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 24 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1875). 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in G major, Op. 44 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879-1880; Russia 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in E flat major, Op. 75 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in G major, Op. 55 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931-1932; Paris, France 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 2, Sz 95 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de Paris
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930-1931; Budapest, Hungary 
Notes: The insert for this CD mistakenly identifies this work as Sz 83. 

Sound Samples

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 Op. 23 (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 Op. 23 (1995 Digital Remaster): Andantino semplice
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 Op. 23 (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro con fuoco
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 Op. 44 (edited Siloti) (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro brillante
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 Op. 44 (edited Siloti) (1995 Digital Remaster): Andante non troppo
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 Op. 44 (edited Siloti) (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro con fuoco
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 3 in E flat Op. 75 (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro brillante - Cadenza - Tempo I - Vivacissimo
Piano Concerto No. 5 in G Op. 55 (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro con brio
Piano Concerto No. 5 in G Op. 55 (1995 Digital Remaster): Moderato ben accentuato
Piano Concerto No. 5 in G Op. 55 (1995 Digital Remaster): Toccata (Allegro con fuoco)
Piano Concerto No. 5 in G Op. 55 (1995 Digital Remaster): Larghetto
Piano Concerto No. 5 in G Op. 55 (1995 Digital Remaster): Vivo
Piano Concerto No. 2 Sz95 (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 2 Sz95 (1995 Digital Remaster): Adagio - Presto - Adagio
Piano Concerto No. 2 Sz95 (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro molto

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