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The Legendary Concerto Recordings 1950-1956 / Rudolf Serkin


Release Date: 07/26/1991 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 47269   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartRobert SchumannLudwig van BeethovenJohannes Brahms,   ... 
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin
Conductor:  George SzellEugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony OrchestraPhiladelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 3 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 25 in C major, K 503 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
6.
Burleske for Piano and Orchestra in D minor, AV 85 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885-1886; Germany 

Sound Samples

I. Allegro maestoso
II. Andante
III. Allegro vivace assai
I. Allegro maestoso
II. Andante
III. Allegretto
I. Allegro affettuoso
II. Intermezzo. Andantino grazioso
III. Allegro vivace
I. Allegro
II. Adagio un poco moto
III. Rondo. Allegro

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