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Wilhelm Backhaus (Box)


Release Date: 04/27/2006 
Label:  Membran International Gmbh   Catalog #: 222362   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenEdvard GriegFrédéric ChopinJohannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus
Conductor:  Karl BöhmHans KnappertsbuschSir John BarbirolliCarl Schuricht
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraNew Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Mono 
Imported from : European Union   
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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 9/23/1950 
2. Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Hans Knappertsbusch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1/17/1954 
Venue:  Live 
3. Sonata for Piano no 5 in C minor, Op. 10 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795-1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 3/1951 
4. Sonata for Piano no 21 in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803-1804; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 7/1950 
5. Sonata for Piano no 25 in G major, Op. 79 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 3/1951 
6. Sonata for Piano no 30 in E major, Op. 109 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1820; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 7/1950 
7. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Date of Recording: 10/23/1933 
8. Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 7/1950 
9. Ballade for Piano no 1 in G minor, B 66/Op. 23 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1835 
Date of Recording: 11/1950 
10. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1950 
11. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24: no 4 in B flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1950 
12. Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Carl Schuricht
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Date of Recording: 5/1952 
13. Variations (11) for Piano on an Original Theme, Set 1, Op. 21 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1/27/1936 
14. Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117: no 2 in B flat minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1/9/1936 
15. Rhapsodies (2) for Piano, Op. 79 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/7/1932 

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