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Boris Giltburg - Live In Recital

Bach / Schubert / Scraibin / Liszt / Giltburg
Release Date: 11/28/2006 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4393  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachFranz SchubertAlexander ScriabinFranz Liszt
Performer:  Boris Giltburg
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The exciting young Russian-born Israeli pianist Boris Giltburg in performance at the Miami International Piano Festival. Program includes Bach: Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue, Schubert: Wanderer Fantasy, Scriabin: Sonata-Fantasy No.2 in G-sharp minor, and Liszt: Sonata in B minor. Writing about Giltburg’s performance of the Scriabin sonata on his recently released CD debut recording, BBC Music Magazine reported that “Giltburg captures [the Sonata]'s post-Chopinesque candour here to perfection.” Videotaped live, May 11, 2006. Color, stereo, 81 minutes. The exciting young Russian-born Israeli pianist Boris Giltburg in performance at the Miami International Piano Festival. Program includes Bach: Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue, Schubert: Wanderer Fantasy, Scriabin: Sonata-Fantasy No.2 in G-sharp minor, and Liszt: Sonata in B minor. Writing about Giltburg’s performance of the Scriabin sonata on his recently released CD debut recording, BBC Music Magazine reported that “Giltburg captures [the Sonata]'s post-Chopinesque candour here to perfection.” Videotaped live, May 11, 2006. Color, stereo, 81 minutes. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Boris Giltburg (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
2. Fantasy for Piano in C major, D 760/Op. 15 "Wanderer" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Boris Giltburg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
3. Sonata for Piano no 2 in G sharp minor, Op. 19 "Sonata fantasy" by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Boris Giltburg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1897; Russia 
4. Sonata for Piano in B minor, S 178 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Boris Giltburg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852-1853; Weimar, Germany 

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