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Brahms: Fantasies Op 116, Etc / Emanuel Ax


Release Date: 12/12/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 69284   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded in Richardson Hall on the campus of Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey. Selections recorded in Richardson Hall on the campus of Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 1, Capriccio in D minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
2.
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 2, Intermezzo in A minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
3.
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 3, Capriccio in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
4.
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 4, Intermezzo in E major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
5.
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 5, Intermezzo in E minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
6.
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 6, Intermezzo in E major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
7.
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 7, Capriccio in D minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8.
Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119: no 1, Intermezzo in B minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
9.
Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119: no 2, Intermezzo in E minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
10.
Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119: no 3, Intermezzo in C major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
11.
Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119: no 4, Rhapsody in E flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 5 Minutes 16 Secs. 
12.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in F sharp minor, Op. 2 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Length: 25 Minutes 46 Secs. 

Sound Samples

1. Capriccio in D minor (Presto energico)
2. Intermezzo in A minor (Andante)
3. Capriccio in G minor (Allegro passionato)
4. Intermezzo in E Major (Adagio)
5. Intermezzo in E minor (Andante con grazia ed intimissimo sentimento)
6. Intermezzo in E Major (Andantino teneramente)
7. Capriccio in D minor (Allegro agitato)
Intermezzo in B minor
Intermezzo in E minor
Intermezzo in C Major
Rhapsodie in E-flat Major
I. Allegro non troppo ma energico
II. Andante con espressione
III. Scherzo. Allegro - Trio. Poco più moderato
IV. Finale: Introduzione - Sostenuto; Allegro non troppo e rubato

Customer Reviews

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 Piano Master April 11, 2014 By bess holloway (Boulder, CO) See All My Reviews "Every lover of piano music needs at least one recording by Emanuel Ax. This Brahms set is mine. I own a CD version--you may have to seek it elsewhere if you desire the physical object. Highly recommended." Report Abuse
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