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Piano Greatest Hits / Artur Rubinstein


Release Date: 07/19/1994 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 62662   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinEdvard GriegFelix MendelssohnLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein
Conductor:  Alfred WallensteinErich LeinsdorfFritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony OrchestraChicago Symphony OrchestraRCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
2. Waltz for Piano in E flat major, B 62/Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
3. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
4. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 1st movement, Allegro molto moderato by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Length: 13 Minutes 20 Secs. 
5. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 4, Presto in C major "Spinning Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
6. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 10 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 49 Secs. 
8. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
9. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
10. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
11. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 3rd movement, Allegro scherzando by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Length: 11 Minutes 1 Secs. 
12. Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 31 Secs. 

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