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Ethel Leginska - The Complete Columbia Masters (1928-29)


Release Date: 02/20/2001 
Label:  Ivory Classics   Catalog #: 72002   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz SchubertFrédéric ChopinSergei RachmaninovFranz Liszt
Performer:  Ethel Leginska
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 44 Mins. 

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Includes impromptu(s) for piano by Franz Schubert. Soloist: Ethel Leginska. Includes impromptu(s) for piano by Franz Schubert. Soloist: Ethel Leginska. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Ethel Leginska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1928-29 
2. March militaire by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Ethel Leginska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
3. Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 1 in A major, B 120 "Military" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ethel Leginska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1928-29 
4. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ethel Leginska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1928-29 
5. Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ethel Leginska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1928-29 
6. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ethel Leginska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
7. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 8 in F sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Ethel Leginska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1928-29 

Sound Samples

4 Impromptus, Op. 142, D. 935: No. 1 in F minor: Allegro moderato
4 Impromptus, Op. 142, D. 935: No. 2 in A flat major: Allegretto
4 Impromptus, Op. 142, D. 935: No. 3 in B flat major: Andante
4 Impromptus, Op. 142, D. 935: No. 4 in F minor: Allegro scherzando
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: No. 1 in C major: Moderato
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: No. 2 in A flat major: Andantino
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: No. 3 in F minor: Allegro moderato
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: No. 4 in C sharp minor: Moderato
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: No. 5 in F minor: Allegro vivace
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: No. 6 in A flat major: Allegretto
3 Marches militaires, Op. 51: No. 1 in D major (arr. C. Tausig)
Polonaise No. 3 in A major, Op. 40, No. 1, "Military"
24 Preludes, Op. 28: 24 Preludes No. 15 in D flat major, Op. 28, "Raindrop"
10 Preludes, Op. 23: No. 5 in G minor: Alla marcia - Un poco meno mosso - Tempo I
Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3: No. 2. Prelude in C sharp minor
19 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S244/R106: No. 8 in F sharp minor

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