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Original Masters - Clifford Curzon - Decca Recordings 1944-1970 Vol 4


Release Date: 02/13/2007 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000841202   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes BrahmsWolfgang Amadeus MozartRobert Schumann,   ... 
Performer:  Clifford CurzonIrmgard SeefriedHorst GüntherJulius Patzak,   ... 
Conductor:  Hans KnappertsbuschGeorge SzellBenjamin BrittenEduard Van Beinum,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraEnglish Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 7 
Recorded in: Mixed 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  Hans Knappertsbusch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  Hans Knappertsbusch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in D minor, Op. 15 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854-1858; Germany 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 20 in D minor, K 466 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
5.
Liebeslieder Waltzes (18) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 52a by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Irmgard Seefried (Soprano), Horst Günther (Bass), Julius Patzak (Tenor),
Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Clifford Curzon (Piano), Hans Gál (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Austria 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
6.
Neue Liebeslieder Waltzes (15) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 65a by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Horst Günther (Bass), Clifford Curzon (Piano), Julius Patzak (Tenor),
Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Irmgard Seefried (Soprano), Hans Gál (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Austria 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
7.
Phantasie for Piano in C major, Op. 17 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1838; Germany 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
8.
Kinderszenen, Op. 15 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
9.
Fantasy for Piano in C major, D 760/Op. 15 "Wanderer" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
10.
Quintet for Piano and Strings in A major, D 667/Op. 114 "Trout" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Octet members
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
11.
Introduction and Rondo alla burlesca for 2 Pianos, Op. 23 no 1 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano), Benjamin Britten (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; England 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
12.
Mazurka elegiaca for 2 Pianos, Op. 23 no 2 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano), Benjamin Britten (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
13.
Symphony no 3 by Willem Pijper
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  Eduard Van Beinum
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Netherlands (Holland 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
14.
Concerto for Piano no 27 in B flat major, K 595 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
15.
Concerto for Piano no 26 in D major, K 537 "Coronation" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
16.
Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
17.
Concerto for Piano no 24 in C minor, K 491 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Clifford Curzon (Piano)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 1. Allegro moderato
Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 2. Andante con moto
Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 3. Rondo (Vivace)
Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major Op.73 -"Emperor": 1. Allegro
Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major Op.73 -"Emperor": 2. Adagio un poco mosso
Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major Op.73 -"Emperor": 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op.15: 1. Maestoso - Poco piů moderato
Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op.15: 2. Adagio
Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op.15: 3. Rondo (Allegro non troppo)
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 1. Rede, Mädchen, allzu liebes
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 2. Am Gesteine rauscht die Flut
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 3. O die Frauen, o die Frauen
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 4. Wie des Abends schöne Röte
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 5. Die grüne Hopfenranke
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 6. Ein kleiner, hübscher Vogel nahm den Flug
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 7. Wohl schön bewandt war es vorehe
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 8. Wenn so lind dein Auge mir
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 9. Am Donaustrande, da steht ein Haus
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 10. O wie sanft die Quelle sich
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 11. Nein, es ist nicht auszukommen
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 12. Schlosser auf! und mache Schlösser
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 13. Vögelein durchrauscht die Luft
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 14. Sieh, wie ist die Welle klar
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 15. Nachtigall, sie singt so schön
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 16. Ein dunkler Schacht ist Liebe
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 17. Nicht wandle, mein Licht, dort aussen
Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52 - Verses from "Polydora": 18. Es bebet das Gesträuche
Neue Liebeslieder Waltzer, Op.65: 15. Zum Schluss

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