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Live Performances: Three First Releases / Kapell


Release Date: 09/22/2017 
Label:  Jsp Records   Catalog #: 684  
Composer:  Sergei RachmaninovSergei ProkofievFrédéric Chopin
Performer:  William Kapell
Conductor:  Artur RodzinskiEugene OrmandyRichard Burgin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicPhiladelphia OrchestraBoston Symphony Orchestra

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This is the first release for the majority of the stunning material here. Previously unknown concert recordings by the iconic American Classical pianist William Kapell whose recordings have taken on mythical status. Also included is the first release of an unissued test record recently rediscovered and a performance from Carnegie Hall sourced for the first time from the original sources. This is the first release for the majority of the stunning material here. Previously unknown concert recordings by the iconic American Classical pianist William Kapell whose recordings have taken on mythical status. Also included is the first release of an unissued test record recently rediscovered and a performance from Carnegie Hall sourced for the first time from the original sources. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Conductor:  Artur Rodzinski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in C major, Op. 26 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1921; USA 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in C major, Op. 26 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Conductor:  Richard Burgin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1921; USA 
4.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 152/Op. 55: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 

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