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Favourite Piano Concertos Vol 1 - Mozart, Chopin, Liszt, Etc


Release Date: 03/17/1998 
Label:  Philips Duo Catalog #: 462176   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartFrédéric ChopinLudwig van BeethovenFranz Liszt,   ... 
Performer:  Alfred BrendelClara HaskilSviatoslav RichterByron Janis,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerIgor MarkevitchBernard HaitinkKiril Kondrashin,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsLamoureux Concerts Association OrchestraLondon Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 34 Mins. 

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Some of the greatest piano concertos ever written, performed by Alfred Brendel, Clara Haskil, Byron Janis, Sviatoslav Richter, and Misha Dichter. Some of the greatest piano concertos ever written, performed by Alfred Brendel, Clara Haskil, Byron Janis, Sviatoslav Richter, and Misha Dichter. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1981 
Venue:  Walthamstow, London, England 
2. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Clara Haskil (Piano)
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lamoureux Concerts Association Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1960 
Venue:  Salle de la Mutualité, Paris, France 
3. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1976 
Venue:  Walthamstow, London, England 
4. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Kiril Kondrashin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849/1856; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  London, England 
5. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Byron Janis (Piano)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/1960 
Venue:  Northrop Auditorium, Mineeapolis, MN 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 
6. Concerto symphonique for Piano no 4 in D minor, Op. 102: Scherzo by Henry Charles Litolff
Performer:  Misha Dichter (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1852; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1983 
Venue:  Walthamstow, London, England 

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