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The Virtuoso: Music From The Novel

Chopin / Tchaikovsky / Mewton-wood / Nso / Goehr
Release Date: 05/01/2009 
Label:  Abc Classics   Catalog #: 4763390   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinRobert SchumannFranz LisztCarl Maria von Weber,   ... 
Performer:  Noel Mewton-WoodPeter Pears
Conductor:  Walter Goehr
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11: 2nd movement, Romanze by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Conductor:  Walter Goehr
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Length: 9 Minutes 50 Secs. 
2. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54: 1st movement, Allegro affettuoso by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Conductor:  Walter Goehr
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Length: 15 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4. Années de pèlerinage, deuxième année, S 161 "Italie": no 2, Il penseroso by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1849; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1953 
Length: 6 Minutes 0 Secs. 
5. Sonata for Piano no 1 in C major, J 138/Op. 24: 4th movement, Rondo "Perpetuum Mobile" by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1812; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/18/1941 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6. The heart's assurance: no 5, Remember your lovers by Michael Tippett
Performer:  Peter Pears (), Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1950-1951; England 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Length: 6 Minutes 17 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: 2nd movement, Andantino semplice by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Conductor:  Walter Goehr
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Length: 7 Minutes 29 Secs. 
8. Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58: 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Conductor:  Walter Goehr
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Length: 9 Minutes 43 Secs. 
9. Concerto for piano & orchestra in B flat major, Op. 58, F. 108: 1. Allegro con brio by Sir A. Bliss
Performer:  Noel Mewton-Wood (Piano)
Conductor:  Walter Goehr
Period: Modern 
Written: 1938-1939 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Length: 16 Minutes 23 Secs. 

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