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Ruth Slenczynska - Tribute To Rachmaninoff

Rachmaninoff / Slenczynska
Release Date: 04/24/2007 
Label:  Vai Audio   Catalog #: 4412  
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A two-part tribute to a legendary pianist. The first part is a 1963 television recital of Rachmaninoff Preludes. The second part of the DVD is a 2002 interview with Miss Slenczynska in which she recalls her studies with Josef Hofmann and her years as a child studying at Curtis Music Conservatory in Philadelphia. Black & White / Color, mono, 53 minutes. A two-part tribute to a legendary pianist. The first part is a 1963 television recital of Rachmaninoff Preludes. The second part of the DVD is a 2002 interview with Miss Slenczynska in which she recalls her studies with Josef Hofmann and her years as a child studying at Curtis Music Conservatory in Philadelphia. Black & White / Color, mono, 53 minutes. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 1 in C major, Allegro vivace by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
2.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 3 in D minor, Tempo di minuetto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
3.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
4.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
5.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 6 in E flat major, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
6.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 9 in E flat minor, Presto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
7.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 2 in B flat major, Maestoso by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 

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