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Brahms: The Piano Concertos, Etc / Pollini, Böhm, Abbado


Release Date: 07/15/1997 
Label:  Dg Double Catalog #: 453067   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini
Conductor:  Karl BöhmClaudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in D minor, Op. 15 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854-1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1979 
Venue:  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1976 
Venue:  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
3.
Tragic Overture, Op. 81 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1977 
Venue:  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 
4.
Variations in B flat major on a theme by Haydn, Op. 56a "St. Anthony" by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1977 
Venue:  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op.15: 1. Maestoso - Poco più moderato
Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op.15: 2. Adagio
Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op.15: 3. Rondo (Allegro non troppo)
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat, Op.83: 1. Allegro non troppo
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat, Op.83: 2. Allegro appassionato
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat, Op.83: 3. Andante - Più adagio
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat, Op.83: 4. Allegretto grazioso - Un poco più presto
Tragic Overture, Op.81

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