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Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos No 2 & 3, Etc / Janis, Dorati


Release Date: 11/08/1991 
Label:  Mercury Living Presence   Catalog #: 432759   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Byron Janis
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minneapolis Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Byron Janis (Piano)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/1960 
Venue:  Live  Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 
2. Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Byron Janis (Piano)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
Date of Recording: 06/1961 
Venue:  Live  Watford Town Hall, England 
3. Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 6 in E flat major, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/1960 
Venue:  Live  Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN 
4. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Byron Janis (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/1960 
Venue:  Live  Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor, Op.30: 1. Allegro ma non tanto
Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor, Op.30: 2. Intermezzo (Adagio)
Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor, Op.30: 3. Finale (Alla breve)
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 1. Moderato
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 2. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 3. Allegro scherzando
Prelude in E flat, Op.23, No.6
Prélude in C sharp minor, Op.3, No.2

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