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Rachmaninov Plays Rachmaninov - Ampico Recordings (1919-29)


Release Date: 03/30/1990 
Label:  London/Decca Historic Series Catalog #: 425964   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sergei RachmaninovModest MussorgskyFranz SchubertNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov,   ... 
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
2. Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 6 in A minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Notes: This etude was originally intended to be number 4 in Op 33, but was first
published as number 6 in Op 39. 
3. Songs (12), Op. 21: no 5, Lilacs by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Rachmaninov 
4. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 1, Elégie in E flat minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1929 
5. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
6. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 3, Mélodie in E major by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1892).
Composition revised: 1940. 
7. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 4, Polichinelle in F sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
8. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 5, Sérénade in B flat minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
9. Morceaux (7) de salon, Op. 10: no 3, Barcarolle in G minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1894; Russia 
10. Morceaux (7) de salon, Op. 10: no 5, Humoresque in G major by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1894; Russia 
11. Lachtäubchen (Behr) "Polka de W.R." by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911 
12. Sorochintsy fair: Hopak by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Rachmaninov
Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1880). 
13. Die schöne Müllerin, D 795/Op. 25: Excerpt(s) by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 
Notes: Arranged: Rachmaninov 
14. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Rachmaninov 
15. Liebesleid by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Rachmaninov 
16. Transcription of Kreisler's "Liebesfreud" for piano by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1921; Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Rachmaninov 
17. The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Notes: Arranger: Sergei Rachmaninov. 
18. Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 4 in B minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 

Sound Samples

Elegie in E flat minor, Op.3, No.1
Prélude in C sharp minor, Op.3, No.2
Melodie in E, Op.3, No.3
Polichinelle in F sharp minor, Op.3, No.4
Serenade in B flat minor, Op.3, No.5
Bacarolle in G minor, Op.10, No.3
Humoresque in G, Op.10, No.5
Prelude in G minor, Op.23, No.5
Etude-Tableau in B minor, Op.39, No.4
Etude-Tableau in A minor, Op.39, No.6
Siren: Lilacs, Op.21, No.5
Lachtäuben
Hopak
Die schöne Müllerin, D.795: 2. Wohin?
The Tale of Tsar Saltan: The Flight of the Bumble-Bee
The Star-Spangled Banner
Liebesleid
Liebesfreud

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