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The Romantic Piano Concerto Vol 29 - Moscheles / Shelley


Release Date: 06/11/2002 
Label:  Hyperion   Catalog #: 67276   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ignaz Moscheles
Performer:  Howard Shelley
Conductor:  Howard Shelley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

'Very agreeable music of the Romantic era, well constructed and melodious. Highly recommended' (International Record Review) 'Two concertos in richly-textured performances, full of decorative appeal and romantic melody' (The Daily Telegraph) 'Highly recommended' (Fanfare, USA) 'Howard Shelley ... in his triple role of pianist, conductor and producer, offers yet another disc of aristocratic brilliance and distinction' (Gramophone) 'Shelley is one of our finest pianists and an excellent musician, and his playing has that crisp clarity which energises and highlights the music ... Hardly a dull moment during this highly enjoyable disc' (musicweb.uk.net) 'Very agreeable music of the Romantic era, well constructed and melodious. Highly recommended' (International Record Review) 'Two concertos in richly-textured performances, full of decorative appeal and romantic melody' (The Daily Telegraph) 'Highly recommended' (Fanfare, USA) 'Howard Shelley ... in his triple role of pianist, conductor and producer, offers yet another disc of aristocratic brilliance and distinction' (Gramophone) 'Shelley is one of our finest pianists and an excellent musician, and his playing has that crisp clarity which energises and highlights the music ... Hardly a dull moment during this highly enjoyable disc' (musicweb.uk.net) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in E flat major, Op. 56 by Ignaz Moscheles
Performer:  Howard Shelley (Piano)
Conductor:  Howard Shelley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in G minor, Op. 60 by Ignaz Moscheles
Performer:  Howard Shelley (Piano)
Conductor:  Howard Shelley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1820 
3.
Anklänge aus Schottland, Op. 75 by Ignaz Moscheles
Performer:  Howard Shelley (Piano)
Conductor:  Howard Shelley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; England 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Just heavenly music. April 15, 2014 By Joseph D. (San Francisco, CA) See All My Reviews "This is a Great CD. I highly recommend it." Report Abuse
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