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Greatest Classical Hits - Beethoven: Für Elise

Beethoven: Greatest Classical Hits - Elise / Var
Release Date: 09/11/2007 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000956702   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenRobert SchumannFranz Schubert
Performer:  Anatol UgorskiWilhelm KempffGianluca CascioliEmil Gilels
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Anatol Ugorski (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1965 
Venue:  Hanover, Beethoven-Saal 
Length: 13 Minutes 56 Secs. 
3.
Rondo a capriccio for Piano in G major, Op. 129 "Rage Over a Lost Penny" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gianluca Cascioli (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/1996 
Venue:  Hamburg-Harburg, Friedrich-Ebert-Halle 
Length: 6 Minutes 53 Secs. 
4.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1980 
Venue:  Berlin, Jesus-Christus-Kirche 
Length: 20 Minutes 2 Secs. 
5.
Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1971 
Venue:  Hanover, Beethoven-Saal 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
6.
Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 7, Vogel als Prophet by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1973 
Venue:  Hanover, Beethoven-Saal 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
7.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1965 
Venue:  Hanover, Beethoven-Saal 
Length: 7 Minutes 3 Secs. 
8.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 4 in A flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1965 
Venue:  Hanover, Beethoven-Saal 
Length: 6 Minutes 19 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Bagatelle In A Minor, WoO 59 -"Für Elise": Poco moto
Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 1. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 2. Allegretto
Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 3. Presto agitato
Rondo a capriccio in G, Op.129 "Die Wut über den verlornen Groschen" for piano
Piano Sonata No.8 In C Minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 1. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio
Piano Sonata No.8 In C Minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 2. Adagio cantabile
Piano Sonata No.8 In C Minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Kinderszenen, Op.15: 7. Träumerei
Waldszenen, Op.82: 7. Vogel als Prophet
4 Impromptus, Op.90, D.899: No.3 In G Flat: Andante
4 Impromptus, Op.90, D.899: No.4 In A Flat: Allegretto

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