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Brahms: Piano Concerto No 2 / Gerhard Oppitz, Colin Davis


Release Date: 10/17/2011 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 61619   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

...Oppitz turns majestic and impassioned..., qualities he carries over to Concerto No. 2, which benefits from his refreshing alacrity and clever balancing of the work's classical and romantic character...

--Victor Carr Jr., ClassicsToday.com
reviewing this the 2nd Concerto, reissued as part of RCA 60388
...Oppitz turns majestic and impassioned..., qualities he carries over to Concerto No. 2, which benefits from his refreshing alacrity and clever balancing of the work's classical and romantic character...

--Victor Carr Jr., ClassicsToday.com
reviewing this the 2nd Concerto, reissued as part of RCA 60388
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
2.
Pieces (8) for Piano, Op. 76 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 

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