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Best Of Chopin By Artur Rubinstein

Rubinstein,Arthur
Release Date: 01/16/2010 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 7648502   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein
Conductor:  Stanislaw SkrowaczewskiAlfred Wallenstein
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 30 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Venue:  Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London 
Length: 40 Minutes 35 Secs. 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1958 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA 
Length: 30 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3.
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 12 Secs. 
4.
Waltz for Piano in E flat major, B 62/Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 06/25/1963 
Venue:  RCA Italiana Studios, Rome 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1946 
Venue:  RCA Studio 2, New York, NY 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
6.
Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1964 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
7.
Ballade for Piano no 4 in F minor, B 146/Op. 52 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 10 Minutes 44 Secs. 
8.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1965 
Venue:  RCA Italiana Studio A, Rome 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
9.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 2 in A minor, B 18 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Date of Recording: 01/03/1966 
Venue:  Webster Hall, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
10.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 1 in A major, B 120 "Military" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Poland 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1964 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
11.
Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/26/1962 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 9 Minutes 34 Secs. 
12.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 06/25/1963 
Venue:  RCA Italian Studios 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
13.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March": 3rd movement, Marche funébre by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 9 Minutes 1 Secs. 
14.
Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Alfred Wallenstein
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1958 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA 
Length: 14 Minutes 6 Secs. 

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