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The Best Of Liszt


Release Date: 10/20/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556667   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jénö JandóJoseph BanowetzBalázs Szokolay
Conductor:  Michael HalászOliver DohnányiMátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra KatowiceCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra BratislavaHungarian State Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Les préludes, S 97 by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848/1854; Weimar, Germany 
2.
Années de pčlerinage no 3, S 163: no 4, Les jeux d'eaux ŕ la Villa d'Este by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867-1877; Rome, Italy 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124: 1st movement, Allegro maestoso by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Joseph Banowetz (Piano)
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849/1856; Weimar, Germany 
4.
Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
5.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 2 in D minor by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Mátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
6.
Transcendental Etudes (6) after Paganini, S 140: no 3 "La Campanella" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Switzerland 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in A major, S 125: 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto assai by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Joseph Banowetz (Piano)
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839/1861; Weimar, Germany 
8.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 6 in D major by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Mátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 

Sound Samples

Les Preludes, S97/R414: Les Preludes
Annees de pelerinage, 3rd year, S163/R10: No. 4. Les jeux d'eau a la villa d'Este
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, S124/R455: Allegro maestozo - Tempo giusto
Liebestraume, S541/R211: No. 3. Nocturne in A flat major
6 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S359/R441: No. 2 in D minor
6 Etudes d'execution transcendante d'apres Paganini, S140/R3a: 6 Etudes d'execution transcendante d'apres Paganini, S140/3: No. 3 in G sharp minor, "La Campanella"
Piano Concerto No. 2 in A major, S125/R456: Adagio sostenuto assai
6 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S359/R441: No. 6 in D major, "Pesther Carneval"

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