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The Beginning Of The Legend / Sviatoslav Richter, Et Al


Release Date: 11/28/2006 
Label:  Urania   Catalog #: 309   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachModest MussorgskyJohannes BrahmsAlexander Scriabin,   ... 
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes fantaisia(s) and fugue(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach. Soloist: Sviatoslav Richter. Includes fantaisia(s) and fugue(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach. Soloist: Sviatoslav Richter. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Italian Concerto, BWV 971 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
2.
Pictures at an Exhibition for Piano by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
3.
English Suite no 3 in G minor, BWV 808 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
5.
Sonata for Piano no 6, Op. 62 by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Russia 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
6.
Fantasia in C minor, Op. 80 "Choral Fantasy" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in D flat major, Op. 10 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1912; Russia 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
8.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 103 "Egyptian" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; France 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
9.
Concerto for Piano in C sharp minor, Op. 30 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882-1883; Russia 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
10.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in F minor, Op. 92 by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910-1911; Russia 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
11.
Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94: no 1 in C major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
12.
Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94: no 3 in F minor by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
13.
Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94: no 6 in A flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
14.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
15.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, B 90/Op. 26: no 1 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 
16.
Sonata for Piano no 3 in D minor, J 206/Op. 49 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Germany 
Venue:  Moscow, USSR 
Notes: Moscow, USSR (1948 - 1954) 

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