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Chopin & Liszt: The B Minor Sonatas / Shura Cherkassky


Release Date: 05/02/1994 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7701   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinFranz Liszt
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Nimbus Records, Wyastone Leys, Monmouth 
Length: 15 Minutes 18 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 3 in B minor, B 155/Op. 58 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Nimbus Records, Wyastone Leys, Monmouth 
Length: 26 Minutes 8 Secs. 
3.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 2 in C sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Nimbus Records, Wyastone Leys, Monmouth 
Length: 9 Minutes 33 Secs. 
4.
Sonata for Piano in B minor, S 178 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852-1853; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Nimbus Records, Wyastone Leys, Monmouth 
Length: 28 Minutes 14 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Andante spianato and Grand polonaise in E flat, Opus 22
Sonata in B minor, Op. 58: I. Allegro maestoso
Sonata in B minor, Op. 58: II. Scherzo-molto vivace
Sonata in B minor, Op. 58: III. Largo
Sonata in B minor, Op. 58: IV. Finale - presto non tanto
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Sonata in B minor

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