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The Legacy Of A Genius - Ruth Slenczynska In Concert


Release Date: 01/26/1999 
Label:  Ivory Classics   Catalog #: 70902   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Joseph HaydnJohannes BrahmsAaron CoplandFrédéric Chopin,   ... 
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Keyboard no 47 in B minor, H 16 no 32 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1776; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
2.
Rhapsodies (2) for Piano, Op. 79: no 1 in B minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
3.
Midsummer Nocturne by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
4.
Sonata for Piano no 3 in B minor, B 155/Op. 58 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
5.
Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
6.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 1 in F sharp minor, Largo by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
7.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 4 in D major, Andante cantabile by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
8.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 6 in E flat major, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
9.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 1 in C major, Allegro vivace by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
10.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 10 in B minor, Lento by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
11.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 
12.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 13 in D flat major, Grave by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Ruth Slenczynska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO 

Sound Samples

Keyboard Sonata No. 47 in B minor, Hob.XVI:32: I. Allegro moderato
Keyboard Sonata No. 47 in B minor, Hob.XVI:32: II. Menuet
Keyboard Sonata No. 47 in B minor, Hob.XVI:32: III. Finale: Presto
2 Rhapsodies, Op. 79: No. 1 in B minor
Midsummer Nocturne
Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58: I. Allegro maestoso
Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58: II. Scherzo: Molto vivace
Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58: III. Largo
Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58: IV. Finale: Presto, non tanto
Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3: No. 2 in C sharp minor
10 Preludes, Op. 23: No. 1 in F sharp minor: Largo
10 Preludes, Op. 23: No. 4 in D major: Andante cantabile
10 Preludes, Op. 23: No. 6 in E flat major: Andante
13 Preludes, Op. 32: No. 1 in C major: Allegro vivace
13 Preludes, Op. 32: No. 10 in B minor: Lento
13 Preludes, Op. 32: No. 12 in G sharp minor: Allegro
13 Preludes, Op. 32: No. 13 in D flat major: Grave - Allegro

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