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Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 2; Ballade No. 1; Valse No. 17; Fantasie; Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 4

Chopin / Rachmaninov / Michelangeli
Release Date: 07/08/2014 
Label:  Praga   Catalog #: 350110   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinSergey Rachmaninov
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli
Conductor:  Ettore Gracis
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mixed 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 06/03/1960 
Venue:  Live  Prague 
Length: 23 Minutes 8 Secs. 
2.
Ballade for Piano no 1 in G minor, B 66/Op. 23 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1835 
Date of Recording: 05/30/1957 
Venue:  Live  Prague 
Length: 9 Minutes 26 Secs. 
3.
Sostenuto for Piano in E flat major, KK IVb no 10 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1957 
Venue:  Live  London 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
4.
Fantasie for Piano in F minor/A flat major, B 137/Op. 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1957 
Venue:  Live  London 
Length: 13 Minutes 3 Secs. 
5.
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G minor, Op. 40 by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Ettore Gracis
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1926 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1957 
Venue:  London, Abbey Road Studio 
Length: 24 Minutes 33 Secs. 

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