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Stravinsky: Piano Transcriptions / Achatz, Pöntinen


Release Date: 09/22/1994 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 188   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Dag AchatzRoland Pöntinen
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Le sacre du printemps by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913 
Notes: Transcribed: Dag Achatz
Composition written: Switzerland (1911 - 1913).
Composition revised: USA (1943). 
2. Firebird Suite by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919/1945;   
Notes: Transcribed: Soulima Stravinsky & Dag Achatz 
3. Pétrouchka: Three movements for Piano by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Roland Pöntinen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; France 

Sound Samples

Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) (arr. D. Achatz): Part I: L'adoration de la terre (Adoration of the Earth)
Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) (arr. D. Achatz): Part II: Le sacrifice
The Firebird Suite (1919 version) (arr. D. Achatz): I. Introduction. II. Danse de l'Oiseau de Feu (The Firebird and Its Dance). III. Variation of the Firebird
The Firebird Suite (1919 version) (arr. D. Achatz): IV. Ronde de Princesses (The Princesses' Khorovod)
The Firebird Suite (1919 version) (arr. D. Achatz): V. Danse infernale (Infernal Dance of King Kashchei)
The Firebird Suite (1919 version) (arr. D. Achatz): VI. Berceuse (Lullaby)
The Firebird Suite (1919 version) (arr. D. Achatz): VII. Finale
3 Movements from Petrushka: I. Danse russe (Russian Dance)
3 Movements from Petrushka: II. Chez Petrouchka (Petrushka's Cell)
3 Movements from Petrushka: III. La semaine grasse (The Shrove-tide Fair)

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