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Brilliantissimo / David Helfgott


Release Date: 05/08/2009 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 46725   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz LisztLouis Moreau GottschalkFrédéric ChopinSergei Prokofiev,   ... 
Performer:  David Helfgott
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded at the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Pentrith, Australia. Selections recorded at the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Pentrith, Australia. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 2 in C sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Hungary 
Length: 8 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Selections recorded at the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Pentrith, Australia.  
2.
Concert Etudes (3) for Piano, S 144: no 3 in D flat Major, Un sospiro by Franz Liszt
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1848; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 55 Secs. 
3.
Souvenirs d'Andalousie, Op. 22/RO 242 by Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
4.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5.
Pieces (10) for Piano, Op. 12: no 7, Prelude in C major by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1913; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
6.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
7.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
8.
Pieces (3) for Piano, Op. 2: no 1, Etude in C sharp minor by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1887-1889; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
9.
Transcendental Etudes (6) after Paganini, S 140: no 3 "La Campanella" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
10.
Rondo capriccioso for Piano in E major, Op. 14 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 25 Secs. 
11.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 1, Butterfly by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
12.
Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 32: no 3, Rustles of spring by Christian Sinding
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
13.
El amor brujo: Danza rituel del fuego "Ritual Fire Dance" by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
14.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
15.
Pasquinade, RO 189/Op. 59 by Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Brazil 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
16.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  David Helfgott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Venue:  Penrith, Australia 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 

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