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Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words; Chopin / De Larrocha


Release Date: 09/11/2001 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 68959   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnFrédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Songs (6), Op. 19a: no 1, Frühlingslied by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1995 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2.
Songs without words, vol 8, Op. 102: no 3, Presto in C major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1995 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
3.
Songs without words, vol 3, Op. 38: no 6, Andante con moto in A flat major "Duetto" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1995 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
4.
Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 4, Presto in C major "Spinning Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1995 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
5.
Caprices (3) for Piano, Op. 33: no 1 in A minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1995 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 8 Minutes 36 Secs. 
6.
Variations Sérieuses (17) for Piano in D minor, Op. 54 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1995 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 11 Minutes 49 Secs. 
7.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 106/Op. 32: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 08/1997 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 5 Minutes 16 Secs. 
8.
Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 08/1997 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 8 Minutes 50 Secs. 
9.
Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 08/1997 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
10.
Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Date of Recording: 08/1997 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 13 Minutes 29 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Op. 19 No. 1 in E
Op. 102 No. 3 in C
Op. 38 No. 6 "Duetto" in A-Flat
Op. 67 No. 4 "Spinnerlied/Spinning Song" in C
Caprice, Op. 33 No. 1 in A Minor
Variations sérieuses, Op. 54 in D Minor
Nocturne, Op. 32 No. 1 in B
Barcarolle, Op. 60 in F-Sharp
Berceuse, Op. 57 in D-Flat
Polonaise-Fantaisie, Op. 61 in A-Flat

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