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Grieg: Historic Chamber Music Recordings / Budapest Quartet


Release Date: 08/06/2007 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 61826   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Fritz KreislerSergei RachmaninovLeopold MittmanMischa Elman
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String QuartetBoston Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 45 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin), Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1929 
2. Album Leaves (4) for Piano, Op. 28: no 3 in A major, Vivace by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Leopold Mittman (Piano), Mischa Elman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864-1878; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1947 
3. Quartet for Strings in G minor, Op. 27 by Edvard Grieg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1938 
4. Elegiac Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 34: no 2, Last spring by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Serge Koussevitzky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1950 

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