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Release Date: 09/02/2008 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 6005   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenRobert SchumannFerruccio BusoniDomenico Scarlatti,   ... 
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli
Conductor:  Franco CaraccioloEttore GracisEdmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessandro Scarlatti OrchestraPomeriggi Musicali Chamber OrchestraZurich Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Mixed 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) for piano by various composers. Soloist: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli. Includes work(s) for piano by various composers. Soloist: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 3 in C major, Op. 2 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1794-1795; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 21 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
2.
Carnaval, Op. 9 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1835; Germany 
Length: 31 Minutes 30 Secs. 
3.
Chaconne for Piano in D minor (after Bach, BWV 1004), K B24 by Ferruccio Busoni
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1897 
Notes: This is a mono recording. 
4.
Sonata for Harpsichord in D minor, K 9/L 413 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1738 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
5.
Sonata for Harpsichord in D minor, K 11/L 352 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
6.
Variations (28) for Piano on a theme by Paganini, Op. 35 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1863; Austria 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording.  
7.
Lyric Pieces (7), Book 4, Op. 47: no 5, Melancholy by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885-1888; Norway 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
8.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 9, Op. 68: no 5, Cradle song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Norway 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
9.
Cançons i dansas (14): no 1, Petiteta l'han casada/La dansa de Castelltersol by Federico Mompou
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
10.
Recuerdos de Viaje, Op. 71: no 8, Rumores de la caleta by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
11.
Danzas (12) espańolas for Piano, Op. 37: no 5, Andaluza by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1900; Spain 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
12.
Concerto for Piano no 13 in C major, K 415 (387b): 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Franco Caracciolo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessandro Scarlatti Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 11 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
13.
Concerto for Piano no 13 in C major, K 415 (387b): 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Franco Caracciolo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessandro Scarlatti Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
14.
Concerto for Piano no 13 in C major, K 415 (387b): 3rd movement, Allegretto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Franco Caracciolo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessandro Scarlatti Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
15.
Concerto for Piano no 15 in B flat major, K 450 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Ettore Gracis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pomeriggi Musicali Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 26 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
16.
Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Franco Caracciolo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessandro Scarlatti Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 26 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
17.
Concerto for Keyboard in D major, H 18 no 11 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1784; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Length: 20 Minutes 5 Secs. 
18.
Concerto for Keyboard in G major, H 18 no 4 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1781; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Length: 23 Minutes 19 Secs. 
19.
Concerto for Piano in G major by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Ettore Gracis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1931; France 
Length: 21 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
20.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G minor, Op. 40 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Conductor:  Ettore Gracis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926/1941; USA 
Length: 24 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
21.
Album für die Jugend, Op. 68: no 38, Winterszeit no 1 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
22.
Album für die Jugend, Op. 68: no 37, Matrosenlied by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
23.
Album für die Jugend, Op. 68: no 39, Winterszeit no 2 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 41 Secs. 
24.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 2 in A minor, B 18 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
25.
Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Length: 9 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
26.
Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 1 in A flat major, B 95 "L'adieu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
27.
Images for Piano, Set 1: no 1, Reflets dans l'eau by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 

Sound Samples

3 Sonatas and 3 Partitas BWV1001-1006 (1992 Digital Remaster): Chaconne (arr. Busoni)
Sonata in D minor Kk 9/L 413, "Pastorale" (1992 Digital Remaster)
Sonata in C minor Kk 11
Piano Sonata No.3 in C, Op.2 No.3 (1992 Digital Remaster): I Allegretto con brio
Piano Sonata No.3 in C, Op.2 No.3 (1992 Digital Remaster): II Adagio
Piano Sonata No.3 in C, Op.2 No.3 (1992 Digital Remaster): III Scherzo
Piano Sonata No.3 in C, Op.2 No.3 (1992 Digital Remaster): IV Allegro assai
Variations on a theme by Paganini Op.35 (1992 Digital Remaster): Variations I - VIII
Variations on a theme by Paganini Op.35 (1992 Digital Remaster): Variations X - XII
Variations on a theme by Paganini Op.35 (1992 Digital Remaster): Variations I & II
Variations on a theme by Paganini Op.35 (1992 Digital Remaster): Variations V - VIII
Variations on a theme by Paganini Op.35 (1992 Digital Remaster): Variations X - XIII
Variations on a theme by Paganini Op.35 (1992 Digital Remaster): Variations III & IV
Variations on a theme by Paganini Op.35 (1992 Digital Remaster): Variations XIII & XIV
Lyric Pieces: Melancholy, Op.47 No.5 (1992 Digital Remaster)
Lyric Pieces: At the Cradle, Op.68 No.5
Canción y Danza No.1 (1992 Digital Remaster)
Rumores de la caleta, Op.71 No.8 - Malagueńa
Danzas espańolas, Op.37 No.5 - Andaluza (Playera)
Concerto for Piano no.13 in C major K.415: Allegro - Cadenza
Concerto for Piano no.13 in C major K.415: Andante
Concerto for Piano no.13 in C major K.415: Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major K450 (1992 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro - Cadenza
Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major K450 (1992 Digital Remaster): II. Andante
Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major K450 (1992 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro - Cadenza
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A K488 (1991 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro - Cadenza - Tempo I
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A K488 (1991 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A K488 (1991 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro assai

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