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Beethoven: Triple Concerto; Brahms / Richter, Oistrakh, Rostropovich


Release Date: 03/09/1999 
Label:  Emi Great Recordings Of The Century Catalog #: 66954   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes Brahms
Performer:  Sviatoslav RichterMstislav RostropovichDavid Oistrakh
Conductor:  Herbert von KarajanGeorge Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraCleveland Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"This 1969 EMI recording of the Double Concerto has claims to be regarded as one of the finest of all versions... [T]he playing is so ripely compellingly Brahmsian and the solo timbres so richly projected. The Andante is glorious... Coupled with an arresting version Beethoven's Triple Concerto..." - The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs, 2003/4 edition "This 1969 EMI recording of the Double Concerto has claims to be regarded as one of the finest of all versions... [T]he playing is so ripely compellingly Brahmsian and the solo timbres so richly projected. The Andante is glorious... Coupled with an arresting version Beethoven's Triple Concerto..." - The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs, 2003/4 edition Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  Christ Church, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 36 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1969 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 33 Minutes 29 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello & Piano in C Major, Op. 56 (1997 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro
Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello & Piano in C Major, Op. 56 (1997 Digital Remaster): II. Largo
Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello & Piano in C Major, Op. 56 (1997 Digital Remaster): III. Rondo all polacca
Double Concerto for Violin & Cello in A minor, Op. 102 (1997 Digital Remaster): First movement: Allegro
Double Concerto for Violin & Cello in A minor, Op. 102 (1997 Digital Remaster): Second movement: Andante
Double Concerto for Violin & Cello in A minor, Op. 102 (1997 Digital Remaster): Third movement: Vivace non troppo

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