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Grieg, Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos / Gyorgy Cziffra


Release Date: 08/13/2002 
Label:  Emi Classics Encore Catalog #: 74732   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Edvard GriegSergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  György Cziffra
Conductor:  György Cziffra Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony OrchestraNew Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

...The Encore series [from EMI] has many treasures including Georges Cziffra playing the Grieg and Rachmaninoff Second concertos...

-- Robert Benson, ClassicalCDReview.com
...The Encore series [from EMI] has many treasures including Georges Cziffra playing the Grieg and Rachmaninoff Second concertos...

-- Robert Benson, ClassicalCDReview.com
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  György Cziffra (Piano)
Conductor:  György Cziffra Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  Wagram Hall, Paris, France 
Length: 32 Minutes 1 Secs. 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  György Cziffra (Piano)
Conductor:  György Cziffra Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1970 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 35 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 

Sound Samples

Concerto Pour Piano & Orchestre En La Mineur Op.16 : I Allegro Molto Passionato (Remasterisé En 1998)
Concerto Pour Piano & Orchestre En La Mineur Op.16 : II Adagio (Remasterisé En 1998)
Concerto Pour Piano & Orchestre En La Mineur Op.16 : III Allegro Moderato Molto E Marcato - Andante Maestoso (Remasterisé En 1998)
Concerto N°2 En Ut Mineur Pour Piano Et Orchestre Op.13 : I Moderato - Allegro
Concerto N°2 En Ut Mineur Pour Piano Et Orchestre Op.13 : II Adagio Sostenuto
Concerto N°2 En Ut Mineur Pour Piano Et Orchestre Op.13 : III Allegro Sherzando

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