WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Florence Delaage Joue Sur Le Piano D'alfred Cortot

Delaage,Florence
Release Date: 10/12/2010 
Label:  Indesens   Catalog #: 20   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinRobert SchumannFranz SchubertGabriel Fauré,   ... 
Performer:  Florence Delaage
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 28 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Florence Delaage plays the personal piano belonging to Alfred Cortot. CD 1 was recorded in September 2009 on a Steinway model B #91814 built in 1896. In a perfect state, the piano has never been modified and strictly respects Cortot's adjustments. CD 2 was recorded in March 2009 at Temple Saint-Marcel (Paris) on a Steinway model D #499495, built in 1986. Florence Delaage plays the personal piano belonging to Alfred Cortot. CD 1 was recorded in September 2009 on a Steinway model B #91814 built in 1896. In a perfect state, the piano has never been modified and strictly respects Cortot's adjustments. CD 2 was recorded in March 2009 at Temple Saint-Marcel (Paris) on a Steinway model D #499495, built in 1986. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Impromptu for Piano no 1 in A flat major, B 110/Op. 29 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2.
Impromptu for Piano no 2 in F sharp major, B 129/Op. 36 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
3.
Impromptu for Piano no 3 in G flat major, b 149/Op. 51 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
4.
Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 
5.
Kinderszenen, Op. 15 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 13 Minutes 8 Secs. 
6.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 27 Minutes 34 Secs. 
7.
Pièces brèves (8) for Piano, Op. 84: no 5, Improvisation in C sharp minor by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; France 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
8.
Waltz for Piano in A flat major, B 131/Op. 42 "Grande Valse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
10.
Waltz for Piano in E minor, B 56 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/2009 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
11.
Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
12.
Albumblatt for Piano in E flat major "Für Frau Betty Schott" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
13.
Abendstern Aria from Wagner's "Tannhäuser", S 444 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 
14.
Pilgrim's Chorus from Wagner's "Tannhäuser" for Organ, S 676 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1860-1862 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 17 Secs. 
15.
Isolde's "Liebestod" from Wagner's "Tristan", S 447 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 50 Secs. 
16.
Impromptu for Piano no 3 in A flat major, Op. 34 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1883; France 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
17.
Images for Piano, Set 1: no 1, Reflets dans l'eau by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905; France 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 21 Secs. 
18.
Préludes, Book 2: no 12, Feux d'artifice by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1913; France 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
19.
Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 11 Minutes 26 Secs. 
20.
Albumblatt for Piano in A flat major, WWV 95 "Ankunft bei schwarzen Schwänen" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
21.
Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 21 Secs. 
22.
Jeux d'eau by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Florence Delaage (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; France 
Date of Recording: 03/2009 
Venue:  Temple Saint Marcel, Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 18 Secs. 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN - TRY IT FREE!
Listen to all your favorite classical music for only $20/month.
Sign up for your monthly subscription service and get unlimited access to the most comprehensive digital catalog of classical music in the world - new releases. bestsellers, advanced releases and more.
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In