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Chopin: Complete Works For Piano & Orchestra / Abbey Simon


Release Date: 11/04/1992 
Label:  Vox Box Catalog #: 5002   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abbey Simon
Conductor:  Heribert Beissel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abbey Simon (Piano)
Conductor:  Heribert Beissel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Length: 40 Minutes 0 Secs. 
2. Variations for Piano and Orchestra in B flat major on Mozart's "Là ci darem", Op. 2 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abbey Simon (Piano)
Conductor:  Heribert Beissel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Length: 15 Minutes 14 Secs. 
3. Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abbey Simon (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 25 Secs. 
4. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abbey Simon (Piano)
Conductor:  Heribert Beissel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Length: 30 Minutes 0 Secs. 
5. Rondo for Piano and Orchestra in F major, Op. 14 "Krakowiak" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abbey Simon (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Poland 
Length: 13 Minutes 18 Secs. 
6. Fantasia for Piano and Orchestra in A major on Polish Airs, Op. 13 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abbey Simon (Piano)
Conductor:  Heribert Beissel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Poland 

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