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Shura Cherkassky - 1982 San Francisco Recital -chopin, Et Al


Release Date: 03/23/1999 
Label:  Ivory Classics   Catalog #: 70904   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyFrédéric ChopinJosef Hofmann
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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This selection is a High Definition Compatible Digital (HDCD) recording.
Includes work(s) by Jean-Baptiste Lully. Soloist: Shura Cherkassky.
This selection is a High Definition Compatible Digital (HDCD) recording.
Includes work(s) by Jean-Baptiste Lully. Soloist: Shura Cherkassky. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Scherzo a capriccio for Piano in F sharp minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Live  San Francisco, California 
2. Sonata for Piano in G major, Op. 37 "Grande Sonate" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Live  San Francisco, California 
3. Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Live  San Francisco, California 
4. Waltz for Piano in A flat major, B 131/Op. 42 "Grande Valse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Live  San Francisco, California 
5. Charakterskizzen (4) for Piano: no 4, Kaleidoskop by Josef Hofmann
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1908 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Live  San Francisco, California 

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