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Rachmaninoff: The Greatest Hits

Best Of Rachmaninov / Various (Jpn)
Release Date: 04/29/2008 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 765706   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Alexander BrailowskyKathryn StottAnna MoffoAlexis Weissenberg,   ... 
Conductor:  Enrique JordaLeopold StokowskiEugene OrmandyCharles Munch,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Alexander Brailowsky (Piano)
Conductor:  Enrique Jorda
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1958 
Length: 9 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2. Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Kathryn Stott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
3. Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Anna Moffo ()
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1964 
Length: 7 Minutes 10 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 3rd movement, Adagio by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906-1908; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Length: 13 Minutes 1 Secs. 
5. Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1968-69 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
6. Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30: 3rd movement, Alla breve by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Byron Janis (Piano)
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Length: 12 Minutes 52 Secs. 
7. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Kathryn Stott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
8. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Leonard Pennario (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 1963 
Length: 22 Minutes 30 Secs. 
9. Songs (12), Op. 21: no 5, Lilacs by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano), Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1942 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 

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