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Brahms: Piano Concertos No 1 & 2 / Backhaus, Böhm

Brahms / Backhaus / Vienna Phil Orch / Bohm
Release Date: 04/14/2008 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 4800800   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm BackhausEmanuel Brabec
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Number of Discs: 2 
Length: 2 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in D minor, Op. 15 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854-1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1953 
Venue:  Großer Saal Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 43 Minutes 2 Secs. 
2.
Pieces (8) for Piano, Op. 76: no 2, Capriccio in B minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1956 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
3.
Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117: no 1 in E flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1956 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4.
Rhapsodies (2) for Piano, Op. 79: no 1 in B minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1956 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 7 Minutes 42 Secs. 
5.
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 6, Intermezzo in E major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1956 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
6.
Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119: no 2, Intermezzo in E minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1956 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
7.
Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119: no 3, Intermezzo in C major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1956 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 1 Minutes 27 Secs. 
8.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Brabec (Cello), Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1967 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 47 Minutes 39 Secs. 
9.
Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 118 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1956 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 19 Minutes 38 Secs. 

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