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Wilhelm Backhaus In New York - Live Recordings From Carnegie Hall

Beethoven / Backhaus
Release Date: 02/23/2010 
Label:  Profil   Catalog #: 10006  
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenFranz SchubertRobert SchumannFranz Liszt,   ... 
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus
Conductor:  Guido Cantelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Guido Cantelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/18/1956 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 5 in C minor, Op. 10 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795-1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/11/1956 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 
4.
Sonata for Piano no 25 in G major, Op. 79 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 
5.
Sonata for Piano no 17 in D minor, Op. 31 no 2 "Tempest" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 
6.
Sonata for Piano no 26 in E flat major, Op. 81a "Les Adieux" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809-1810; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 
7.
Sonata for Piano no 32 in C minor, Op. 111 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1821-1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 
8.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 935/Op. 142: no 2 in A flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 
9.
Phantasiestücke (8) for Piano, Op. 12: no 3, Warum? by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 
10.
Soirées de Vienne (9) after Schubert, S 427: no 6 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 
11.
Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119: no 3, Intermezzo in C major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1954 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58: I. Allegro moderato
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58: II. Andante con moto
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58: III. Rondo: Vivace
Piano Sonata No. 5 in C minor, Op. 10, No. 1: I. Molto allegro e con brio
Piano Sonata No. 5 in C minor, Op. 10, No. 1: II. Adagio molto
Piano Sonata No. 5 in C minor, Op. 10, No. 1: III. Finale: Prestissimo
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique": I. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique": II. Adagio cantabile
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique": III. Rondo: Allegro
Piano Sonata No. 25 in G major, Op. 79: I. Presto alla tedesca
Piano Sonata No. 25 in G major, Op. 79: II. Andante
Piano Sonata No. 25 in G major, Op. 79: III. Vivace
Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, "Tempest": I. Largo - Allegro
Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, "Tempest": II. Adagio
Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, "Tempest": III. Allegretto
Piano Sonata No. 26 in E flat major, Op. 81a, "Les adieux": I. Das Lebewohl: Adagio - Allegro
Piano Sonata No. 26 in E flat major, Op. 81a, "Les adieux": II. Abwesenheit: Andante espressivo
Piano Sonata No. 26 in E flat major, Op. 81a, "Les adieux": III. Das Wiedersehn: Vivacissimamente
Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111: I. Maestoso - Allegro con brio ed appassionato
Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111: II. Arietta: Adagio molto semplice e cantabile
4 Impromptus, Op. 142, D. 935: No. 2 in A flat major
Fantasiestucke, Op. 12: No. 3. Warum?
Schubert – Soirees de Vienne, S427/R252: No. 6. Allegro con strepito
4 Piano Pieces, Op. 119: No. 3. Intermezzo in C major

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