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Brahms: Variations "schumann," "handel," "paganini" / Biret


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550350   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Idil Biret
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Variations and Fugue for Piano in B flat major on a theme by Handel, Op. 24 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/1989 
Venue:  Tonstudio Van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
Length: 27 Minutes 2 Secs. 
2.
Variations (28) for Piano on a theme by Paganini, Op. 35 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1863; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1989 
Venue:  Tonstudio Van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
Length: 24 Minutes 33 Secs. 
3.
Variations (16) for Piano in F sharp minor on a Theme by Schumann, Op. 9 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/1989 
Venue:  Tonstudio Van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
Length: 18 Minutes 32 Secs. 

Sound Samples

16 Variations in F sharp minor on a Theme by R. Schumann, Op. 9: Variations on a Theme by Schumann, Op. 9
Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24
28 Variations on a Theme by Paganini, Op. 35: Book 1
28 Variations on a Theme by Paganini, Op. 35: Book 2

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