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Pleyel & His Contemporaries / Duo Egri And Pertis


Release Date: 03/15/2000 
Label:  Hungaroton   Catalog #: 31930   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ignace Joseph PleyelFrédéric ChopinFranz LisztFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Monika EgriAttila Pertis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Duo Egri-Pertis perform these works on the Pleyel Double Grand Piano, a single piano with two keyboards, each on opposite ends of the instrument. Duo Egri-Pertis perform these works on the Pleyel Double Grand Piano, a single piano with two keyboards, each on opposite ends of the instrument. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Duo for Violin and Viola/Violin in B flat major, B 530/Op. 30 no 2 by Ignace Joseph Pleyel
Performer:  Monika Egri (Piano), Attila Pertis (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1796; Austria 
2. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Attila Pertis (Piano), Monika Egri (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Notes: Transcribed: Isidore Philipp 
3. Tarantella for Piano in A flat major, B 139/Op. 43 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Attila Pertis (Piano), Monika Egri (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Notes: Transcribed: Isidore Philipp 
4. Orpheus for 2 Pianos, S 638 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Attila Pertis (Piano), Monika Egri (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1858; Weimar, Germany 
5. Allegro brillant for Piano 4 hands in A major, Op. 92 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Attila Pertis (Piano), Monika Egri (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
6. Air suisse national by Henri Herz
Performer:  Attila Pertis (Piano), Monika Egri (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Romantic 
7. Marche héroïque, Op. 31 no 3 by Ignaz Moscheles
Performer:  Attila Pertis (Piano), Monika Egri (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Romantic 
8. Fantasy on Meyerbeer's "Les Huguenots", Op. 20 by Sigismund Thalberg
Performer:  Monika Egri (Piano), Attila Pertis (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Romantic 
9. March for the Sultan Abdul Medjid by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Attila Pertis (Piano), Monika Egri (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Egri-Pertis
Period: Romantic 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 A wonderful CD February 5, 2012 By Frans Mattaar See All My Reviews "Virtuoso pianoplaying on a beautiful historical instrument.
Highly recommended for piano lovers and piano music!!"
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