Arkiv Music Holiday Shop
WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

The 1980 Ambassador Auditorium Recital / Egorov


Release Date: 04/29/2016 
Label:  First Hand Records   Catalog #: 44   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartRobert SchumannFrédéric ChopinClaude Debussy,   ... 
Performer:  Youri Egorov
Number of Discs: 1 
In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

For the first time, Youri Egorov’s 1980 Ambassador Auditorium Recital is available on CD. Master pianist Youri Egorov gave his final concert performances at the age of 33, knowing that he was fatally ill and only had months to live. The programme for this album includes works from Mozart, Schumann, Chopin, Debussy, and Liszt. “He is more than just a virtuoso; he is a deeply musical and thoughtful artist” (Gramophone Magazine) For the first time, Youri Egorov’s 1980 Ambassador Auditorium Recital is available on CD. Master pianist Youri Egorov gave his final concert performances at the age of 33, knowing that he was fatally ill and only had months to live. The programme for this album includes works from Mozart, Schumann, Chopin, Debussy, and Liszt. “He is more than just a virtuoso; he is a deeply musical and thoughtful artist” (Gramophone Magazine) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Fantasy for Piano in C minor, K 475 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Youri Egorov (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Phantasie for Piano in C major, Op. 17 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Youri Egorov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1838; Germany 
3.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Youri Egorov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1836; Paris, France 
4.
Images for Piano, Set 1: no 1, Reflets dans l'eau by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Youri Egorov (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905; France 
5.
Grandes Etudes (6) de Paganini, S 141: no 3, La Campanella by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Youri Egorov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title