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Rachmaninov Greatest Hits


Release Date: 03/24/2009 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 742566   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth LaredoYefim BronfmanEmanuel AxBarry Douglas,   ... 
Conductor:  Zubin MehtaMichael Tilson ThomasYuri TemirkanovJames Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic OrchestraBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Laredo (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
2.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
3.
Suite for 2 Pianos no 1, Op. 5 "Fantaisie-tableaux": no 2, La nuit...l'amour by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Yefim Bronfman (Piano), Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 3rd movement, Allegro scherzando by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Barry Douglas (Piano)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 
5.
Songs (12), Op. 21: no 5, Lilacs by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Laredo (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Russia 
6.
Songs (6), Op. 38: no 3, Daisies by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Laredo (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; Russia 
7.
Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 3rd movement, Adagio by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906-1908; Russia 
8.
Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 19: 3rd movement, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  János Starker (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
9.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
10.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30: 3rd movement, Alla breve by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
11.
Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 

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