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Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 1, Paganini Rhapsody / Ashkenazy, Haitink


Release Date: 10/01/1987 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 417613   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length:  1 Hours 52 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

"[T]he glorious Ashkenazy/Haitink version would be my first choice [for the Paganini Rhapsody]." -- Ian Lace, BBC Music Magazine "[T]he glorious Ashkenazy/Haitink version would be my first choice [for the Paganini Rhapsody]." -- Ian Lace, BBC Music Magazine Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
2. Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Written: 1891 rev 1917 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.1: 1. Vivace
Piano Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.1: 2. Andante
Piano Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.1: 3. Allegro vivace
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op.43

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