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Sviatoslav Richter: Eurodisc Recordings


Release Date: 10/20/2017 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 88875199912  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachLudwig van BeethovenRobert SchumannJohannes Brahms,   ... 
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter
Number of Discs: 14 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

2017 Reissue

This 14-CD collection brings together Richter’s great recordings for the Eurodisc label with 10 recordings newly remastered from the original analogue tapes, many of which had been out of print for years. It includes the legendary Bach “The Well-Tempered Clavier” recordings as well as Beethoven’s Sonatas Nos. 3 and 4 and Tchaikovsky’s “The Seasons”. All CDs are presented in facsimile sleeves of the original artwork.
2017 Reissue

This 14-CD collection brings together Richter’s great recordings for the Eurodisc label with 10 recordings newly remastered from the original analogue tapes, many of which had been out of print for years. It includes the legendary Bach “The Well-Tempered Clavier” recordings as well as Beethoven’s Sonatas Nos. 3 and 4 and Tchaikovsky’s “The Seasons”. All CDs are presented in facsimile sleeves of the original artwork.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1, BWV 846-869 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
2.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2, BWV 870-893 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1742; Leipzig, Germany 
3.
Variations (6) for Piano in F major on an Original Theme, Op. 34 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Written: 1802 
4.
Variations (6) for Piano on an Original Theme in D major, Op. 76 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Variations (15) and Fugue for Piano in E flat major, Op. 35 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Written: 1802 
6.
Sonata for Piano no 27 in E minor, Op. 90 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1814; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Symphonic Etudes for Piano, Op. 13 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837/1852; Germany 
8.
Bunte Blätter for Piano, Op. 99 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1849; Germany 
9.
Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 118 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
10.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
11.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 1 in F sharp minor, Largo by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
12.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 2 in B flat major by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
13.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 4 in D major, Andante cantabile by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
14.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
15.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 7 in C minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
16.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 8 in A flat major, Allegro vivace by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
17.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 1 in C major, Allegro vivace by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
18.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 2 in B flat minor, Allegretto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
19.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 6 in F minor, Allegro appassionato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
20.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 7 in F major, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
21.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 9 in A major, Allegro moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
22.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 10 in B minor, Lento by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
23.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
24.
Sonata for Piano in C minor, D 958 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
25.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 935/Op. 142: no 2 in A flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
26.
Sonata for Piano in B flat major, D 960 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
27.
Sonata for Piano no 3 in C major, Op. 2 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1794-1795; Vienna, Austria 
28.
Sonata for Piano no 4 in E flat major, Op. 7 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796-1797; Vienna, Austria 
29.
Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 
30.
Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
31.
Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
32.
Scherzo for Piano no 4 in E major, B 148/Op. 54 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
33.
Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 5, Mai "Les nuits de mai" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
34.
Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 6, Juin "Barcarolle" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
35.
Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 11, Novembre "Troika" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
36.
Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 1, Janvier "Au coin du feu" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
37.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 33: no 8 in G minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Russia 
38.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 33: no 4 in A minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Russia 
39.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 33: no 5 in D minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Russia 
40.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 1 in C minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
41.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 2 in A minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
42.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 3 in F sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
43.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 4 in B minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
44.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 9 in D major by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
45.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 7 in C minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
46.
Morceaux (2) for Piano, Op. 10: no 1, Nocturne by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Russia 
47.
Valse-Scherzo for Piano in A major, Op. 7 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Russia 
48.
Morceaux (2) for Piano, Op. 10: no 2, Humoresque by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Russia 
49.
Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 19: no 5, Capriccioso in B flat major by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
50.
Morceaux (12) for Piano, Op. 40: no 2, Chanson triste by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
51.
Romance for Piano in F minor, Op. 5 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Russia 
52.
Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 51: no 5, Romance in F major by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Russia 
53.
Morceaux (18) for Piano, Op. 72: no 15, Un poco di Chopin by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
54.
Morceaux (18) for Piano, Op. 72: no 12, L'espiègle by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
55.
Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 19: no 1, Reverie du soir by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
56.
Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 51: no 3, Menuetto scherzoso by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Russia 
57.
Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 51: no 1, Valse de salon by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Russia 
58.
Morceaux (18) for Piano, Op. 72: no 5, Méditation by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
59.
Morceaux (12) for Piano, Op. 40: no 8, Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 

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