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Grieg - The Piano Music In Historic Interpretations


Release Date: 12/01/1992 
Label:  Simax   Catalog #: 1809   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Wilhelm BackhausIvar JohnsenWalter GiesekingEdvard Grieg,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 3 Hours 46 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Pictures (3) from life in the country, Op. 19: no 2, The bridal procession passes by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Norway 
Date of Recording: ?1912 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Norway (1870 - 1871).
Composition revised: Norway (1894). 
2.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 1, Butterfly by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ivar Johnsen (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1940 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
3.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 6, In Springtime by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1931 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
4.
Lyric Pieces (7), Book 10, Op. 71: no 7, Remembrances by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Edvard Grieg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Norway 
Date of Recording: 04/1903 
Venue:  Paris 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5.
Sonata for Piano in E minor, Op. 7: 4th movement, Finale by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Una Bourne (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865/1887; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1922 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
6.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 2, Norwegian March by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Edvard Grieg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
Date of Recording: 04/1903 
Venue:  Paris 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
7.
Sonata for Piano in E minor, Op. 7: 3rd movement, Alla Menuetto by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Una Bourne (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865/1887; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1922 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
8.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Eva Knardahl (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1946 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
9.
Humoresques (4) for Piano, Op. 6: no 2, Tempo di Menuetto by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Arthur De Greef (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Norway 
Date of Recording: 09/26/1922 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
10.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 4, Little Bird by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1948 
Length: 1 Minutes 38 Secs. 
11.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: Cadenza by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1941 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
12.
Norwegian Folksongs and Dances (25) for Piano, Op. 17: no 16, I know a little girl by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Norway 
Date of Recording: 12/31/1950 
Length: 1 Minutes 5 Secs. 
13.
Norwegian Folksongs and Dances (25) for Piano, Op. 17: no 8, Grisen by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Norway 
Date of Recording: 12/31/1950 
Length: 0 Minutes 27 Secs. 
14.
Norwegian Folksongs and Dances (25) for Piano, Op. 17: no 12, Solfager and the worm-king by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Norway 
Date of Recording: 12/31/1950 
Length: 1 Minutes 6 Secs. 
15.
Norwegian Folksongs and Dances (25) for Piano, Op. 17 no 4: No 4, Niels Tallefjoren by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Norway 
Date of Recording: 12/31/1950 
Length: 0 Minutes 52 Secs. 
16.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 3, Troll's March by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Rudolph Ganz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1916 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
17.
Lyric Pieces (7), Book 10, Op. 71: no 3, Puck by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ivar Johnsen (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1940 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 
18.
Album Leaves (4) for Piano, Op. 28: no 3 in A major, Vivace by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864-1878; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1930 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
19.
Lyric Pieces (8), Book 1, Op. 12: no 1, Arietta by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Arthur De Greef (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Norway 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1929 
Length: 1 Minutes 4 Secs. 
20.
Lyric Pieces (8), Book 1, Op. 12: no 4, Elves dance by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Norway 
Date of Recording: 10/12/1921 
Length: 0 Minutes 40 Secs. 
21.
Lyric Pieces (8), Book 1, Op. 12: no 2, Waltz by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Norway 
Date of Recording: 10/12/1921 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
22.
Pictures (3) from life in the country, Op. 19: no 3, Carnival Scene by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Eva Knardahl (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870-1871; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1946 
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 
23.
Lyric Pieces (8), Book 2, Op. 38: no 1, Berceuse by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Moritz Meyer-Mahr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1921 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
24.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 4, Notturno by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Mary Barratt Due (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
Date of Recording: ?1930 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
25.
Lyric Pieces (8), Book 1, Op. 12: no 5, Folksong by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Kjell Baekkelund (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Norway 
Date of Recording: 03/1953 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
26.
Lyric Pieces (8), Book 1, Op. 12: no 6, Norwegian Dance by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Una Bourne (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Length: 0 Minutes 42 Secs. 
27.
Lyric Pieces (8), Book 2, Op. 38: no 3, Melody by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1930 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
28.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 9, Op. 68: no 5, Cradle song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Norway 
Date of Recording: ?1940 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
29.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 7, Op. 62: no 3, French Serenade by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
30.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 2, Lonely Wanderer by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Eileen Joyce (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
31.
Lyric Pieces (7), Book 10, Op. 71: no 5, Halling by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Robert Riefling (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Norway 
Date of Recording: 10/1937 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
32.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 9, Op. 68: no 3, At Your Feet by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Robert Riefling (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Norway 
Date of Recording: 10/1937 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
33.
Norwegian Peasant Dances (17) for Piano, Op. 72: no 2, John Vaestafae's Springdans by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Robert Riefling (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902-1903; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
34.
Norwegian Peasant Dances (17) for Piano, Op. 72: no 14, The goblin's bridal procession by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Robert Riefling (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902-1903; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
35.
Lyric Pieces (7), Book 4, Op. 47: no 3, Melody by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Eileen Joyce (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885-1888; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
36.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 7, Op. 62: no 4, Brooklet by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Eileen Joyce (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
37.
Lyric Pieces (7), Book 10, Op. 71: no 2, Summer Evening by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Eileen Joyce (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
38.
Stimmungen, Op. 73: no 2, Scherzo-Impromptu by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Eileen Joyce (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
39.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 5, Erotic by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1941 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
40.
Lyric Pieces (7), Book 4, Op. 47: no 5, Melancholy by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885-1888; Norway 
Date of Recording: ?1940 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
41.
Humoresques (4) for Piano, Op. 6 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Kjell Baekkelund (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Norway 
Date of Recording: 03/1953 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 

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