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Breathe - Relaxing Piano For Lovers


Release Date: 01/08/2008 
Label:  Telarc   Catalog #: 80714   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenChristoph W. GluckErik SatieClaude Debussy,   ... 
Performer:  Michael ChertockSergei RachmaninovJohn O'ConorSimone Dinnerstein,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Michael Chertock (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Lenna Hall, Chautauqua, New York 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Lenna Hall, Chautauqua, New York (02/24/1997 - 02/25/1997) 
2. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Furies by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/27/1996 
Venue:  Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Center, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Rachmaninov recorded the piano roll of this selection on January 14, 1925.
Arranger: Giovanni Sgambati. 
3. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Performer:  John O'Conor (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Venue:  S.U.N.Y Purchase Recital Hall, NY 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: S.U.N.Y Purchase Recital Hall, NY (05/29/1992 - 05/30/1992) 
4. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  John O'Conor (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Venue:  S.U.N.Y. Purchase Recital Hall, NY 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: S.U.N.Y. Purchase Recital Hall, NY (05/29/1992 - 05/30/1992) 
5. Consolations (6) for Piano, S 172: no 3 in D flat major, Lento placido by Franz Liszt
Performer:  John O'Conor (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849-1850; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts (02/21/1995 - 02/23/1995) 
6. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation no 21 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Simone Dinnerstein (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Nuremberg, Germany 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, Ne 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York (03/11/2005 - 03/13/2005)
Composition written: Nuremberg, Germany (1741 - 1742). 
7. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Michael Chertock (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Lenna Hall, Chautauqua, New York 
Length: 5 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Lenna Hall, Chautauqua, New York (02/24/1997 - 02/25/1997) 
8. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  John O'Conor (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas Church, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: St. Barnabas Church, London, England (05/15/1985 - 05/17/1985) 
9. Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 19: no 4, Nocturne in C sharp minor by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Lang Lang (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
Venue:  Live  Seiji Ozawa Hall, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: Seiji Ozawa Hall, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA (08/23/2000 - 08/24/2000) 
10. Songs (12), Op. 21: no 5, Lilacs by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/27/1996 
Venue:  Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Center, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Rachmaninov recorded the piano roll of this selection on April 6, 1922. 
11. Arabesques (2) for Piano: no 1 in E major, Andante con moto by Claude Debussy
Performer:  John O'Conor (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888-1891; France 
Venue:  S.U.N.Y Purchase Recital Hall, NY 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: S.U.N.Y Purchase Recital Hall, NY (05/29/1992 - 05/30/1992) 
12. Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Malcolm Frager (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Kulas Auditorium, Berea, Ohio 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form.
Kulas Auditorium, Berea, Ohio (08/03/1978 - 08/04/1978) 
13. Nocturne for Piano in E minor, B 19/Op. 72 no 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  John O'Conor (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Venue:  S.U.N.Y Purchase Recital Hall, NY 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: S.U.N.Y Purchase Recital Hall, NY (05/29/1992 - 05/30/1992) 

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