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Rachmaninoff For Relaxation / Ormandy, Janis, Starker, Et Al


Release Date: 06/19/2001 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 63799   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Anna MoffoByron JanisBarry DouglasJános Starker,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyLeopold StokowskiFritz ReinerMichael Tilson Thomas,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraAmerican Symphony OrchestraChicago Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 3rd movement, Adagio by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906-1908; Russia 
2.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  American Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Dubensky
Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1: 2nd movement, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Byron Janis (Piano)
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891/1917; Russia 
4.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 4 in D major, Andante cantabile by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Barry Douglas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
5.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 6 in E flat major, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Barry Douglas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
6.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 2nd movement, Adagio sostenuto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Barry Douglas (Piano)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
7.
Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 19: 3rd movement, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  János Starker (Cello), Shigeo Neriki (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
8.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 5 in G major, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
9.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
10.
Prelude for Piano in F major by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Mikhail Kazakevich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Russia 
11.
Songs (12), Op. 21: no 7, How fair this spot by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Bezrodny (Piano), Vladimir Spivakov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Jacha Heifetz 

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