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Grand Piano - Chopin & Encores / Josef Hofmann


Release Date: 09/26/2000 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 8819   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei RachmaninovFrédéric ChopinFelix MendelssohnLudwig Theodor Schytte,   ... 
Performer:  Josef Hofmann
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These selections were originally recorded on the Duo-Art Reproducing Piano
between 1919 and 1928.
These selections were originally recorded on the Duo-Art Reproducing Piano
between 1919 and 1928. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
2.
Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
3.
Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
4.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 1 in A flat major, B 94 "Valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
5.
Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 4, Presto in C major "Spinning Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
6.
Rondo capriccioso for Piano in E major, Op. 14 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Germany 
7.
Forest Elves, Op. 70 no 5 by Ludwig Theodor Schytte
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Denmark 
8.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
9.
Valse-Caprice for Piano in E flat major by Anton Rubinstein
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Russia 
10.
Etude for Piano in C minor, Op. 120 by Constantin Sternberg
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
11.
Sonata for Piano no 1 in C major, J 138/Op. 24: 4th movement, Rondo "Perpetuum Mobile" by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1812; Germany 

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