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Eloquence - Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 2 & 4 / Ashkenazy


Release Date: 04/10/2001 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 1153917   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir AshkenazyAndré Previn
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Length: 34 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G minor, Op. 40 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926/1941; USA 
Length: 26 Minutes 3 Secs. 
3.
Russian Rhapsody for 2 Pianos in E minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  André Previn (Piano), Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Russia 
Length: 9 Minutes 1 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 1. Moderato
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 2. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 3. Allegro scherzando
Piano Concerto No.4 in G minor, Op.40: 1. Allegro vivace (Alla breve)
Piano Concerto No.4 in G minor, Op.40: 2. Largo
Piano Concerto No.4 in G minor, Op.40: 3. Allegro vivace
Russian Rhapsody for two pianos

Customer Reviews

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  Great Rachmaninov by Ashkenazy and Previn January 11, 2016 By owen  r. (lakewood, CA) See All My Reviews "I bought this CD several months ago from Arkiv on a sale for $10- less than the current price. At that time I didn't realize I already had these works in a two CD set. For just $6- more than the current price you can have the complete set of all four piano concertos. See my following review." Report Abuse
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