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Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No 2 / Kissin, Gergiev


Release Date: 08/10/1993 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 57982   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evgeni Kissin
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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This disc was originally released on RCA Red Seal 7982. This disc was originally released on RCA Red Seal 7982. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evgeni Kissin (Piano)
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/16/1988 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 34 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 
2.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 1 in C minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evgeni Kissin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/17/1988 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
3.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 2 in A minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evgeni Kissin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/17/1988 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 17 Secs. 
4.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 4 in B minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evgeni Kissin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/17/1988 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
5.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 5 in E flat minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evgeni Kissin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/17/1988 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 6 in A minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evgeni Kissin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/17/1988 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
7.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 9 in D major by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evgeni Kissin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/17/1988 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Moderato; Allegro
Adagio sostenuto
Allegro scherzando
No. 1 in C Minor
No. 2 in A Minor
No. 4 in B Minor
No. 5 in E-Flat Minor
No. 6 in A Minor
No. 9 in D

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