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Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin, Falla, Etc / Walter Gieseking


Release Date: 04/24/2001 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 1074   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Manuel de FallaPaul HindemithLudwig van BeethovenRobert Schumann,   ... 
Performer:  Walter Gieseking
Conductor:  Kurt SchröderWinfried Zillig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 44 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Nights in the gardens of Spain by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Schröder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1915; Spain 
Date of Recording: 1952 
2. Theme and Variations for Piano and Strings "The Four Temperaments" by Paul Hindemith
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Conductor:  Winfried Zillig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 1953 
3. Sonata for Piano no 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804-1805; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1947 
4. Phantasie for Piano in C major, Op. 17 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1947 
5. Ballade for Piano no 3 in A flat major, B 136/Op. 47 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1947 

Sound Samples

Noches en los jardines de Espana (Nights in the Gardens of Spain): I. En el Generalife (In the Generalife)
Noches en los jardines de Espana (Nights in the Gardens of Spain): II. Danza lejana (Distant Dance)
Noches en los jardines de Espana (Nights in the Gardens of Spain): III. En los jardines de la Sierra de Cordoba (In the Gardens of the Sierra de Cordoba)
Theme and Variations, "The 4 Temperaments": Theme: Moderato
Theme and Variations, "The 4 Temperaments": Variation 1: Melancholisch
Theme and Variations, "The 4 Temperaments": Variation 2: Sanguinisch
Theme and Variations, "The 4 Temperaments": Variation 3: Phlegmatisch
Theme and Variations, "The 4 Temperaments": Variation 4: Cholerisch
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57, "Appassionata": I. Allegro assai
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57, "Appassionata": II. Andante con moto
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57, "Appassionata": III. Allegro ma non troppo
Fantasie in C major, Op. 17: I. Durchaus phantastisch und leidenschaftlich vorzutragen
Fantasie in C major, Op. 17: II. Massig - Durchaus energisch
Fantasie in C major, Op. 17: III. Langsam getragen - Durchweg leise zu halten
Ballade No. 3 in A flat major, Op. 47

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