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Sergio Fiorentino: Early Recordings (1953-1966)


Release Date: 04/29/2016 
Label:  Piano Classics   Catalog #: 104   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenWolfgang Amadeus MozartFrédéric ChopinJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino
Number of Discs: 10 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This release is the fourth and final issue of the Piano Classics Fiorentino Edition. Included on this album are early recordings by Sergio Fiorentino, made between 1953 and 1966. This ten-disc set offers a plethora of repertoire, from Bach to Beethoven, Chopin to Schumann, Brahms to Rachmanoff. This release is the fourth and final issue of the Piano Classics Fiorentino Edition. Included on this album are early recordings by Sergio Fiorentino, made between 1953 and 1966. This ten-disc set offers a plethora of repertoire, from Bach to Beethoven, Chopin to Schumann, Brahms to Rachmanoff. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Variations (32) for Piano in C minor on an Original Theme, WoO 80 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804-1805; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
5.
Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
6.
Italian Concerto, BWV 971 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
7.
Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5th movement, Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
8.
Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV 539 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720-1725 
9.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
10.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
11.
Sonata for Piano no 21 in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803-1804; Vienna, Austria 
12.
Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op. 26 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839-1840; Germany 
13.
Kinderszenen, Op. 15 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
14.
Carnaval, Op. 9 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1835; Germany 
15.
Arabeske, Op. 18 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
16.
Symphonic Etudes for Piano, Op. 13 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837/1852; Germany 
17.
Variations (28) for Piano on a theme by Paganini, Op. 35 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1863; Austria 
18.
Variations and Fugue for Piano in B flat major on a theme by Handel, Op. 24 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Germany 
19.
Etudes (3) for Piano, Op. 104b: no 1 in B flat minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
20.
Scherzo for Piano in A flat major by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Russia 
21.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 33 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Russia 
22.
Polka de W.R. by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
23.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
24.
Liebesfreud: Liebesfreud by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
25.
Ballades (4) for piano by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1835-1843 
26.
Scherzos (4) for piano by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1835-1843 
27.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1833; Poland 
28.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1836; Paris, France 
29.
Nouvelles Etudes (3) for Piano, B 130 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
30.
Waltzes by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
31.
Impromptu for Piano no 1 in A flat major, B 110/Op. 29 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
32.
Impromptu for Piano no 2 in F sharp major, B 129/Op. 36 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
33.
Impromptu for Piano no 3 in G flat major, b 149/Op. 51 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
34.
Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
35.
Fantasia on Polish Airs in A, Op. 13 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Written: 1828 

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