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Handel: Keyboard Suites Vol 2; Beethoven /Richter, Gavrilov


Release Date: 01/21/1997 
Label:  Emi Classics Special Import Catalog #: 69340   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelLudwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav RichterAndrei Gavrilov
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 1 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Suite for Harpsichord in G minor, HWV 452 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France 
Length: 9 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France (06/1979 - 07/1979) 
2. Suite for Harpsichord in B flat major, HWV 440 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France 
Length: 9 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France (06/1979 - 07/1979) 
3. Suite for Harpsichord in D minor, HWV 447 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France (06/1979 - 07/1979) 
4. Sonata for Piano no 17 in D minor, Op. 31 no 2 "Tempest" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/1961 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 23 Minutes 33 Secs. 
5. Suite for Harpsichord in D minor, HWV 436 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France 
Length: 15 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France (06/1979 - 07/1979) 
6. Suite for Harpsichord in D minor, HWV 437 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France 
Length: 13 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France (06/1979 - 07/1979) 
7. Suite for Harpsichord in E minor, HWV 438 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France 
Length: 9 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France (06/1979 - 07/1979) 
8. Suite for Harpsichord in G major, HWV 441 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France 
Length: 18 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France (06/1979 - 07/1979) 
9. Suite for Harpsichord in G minor, HWV 439 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France 
Length: 13 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: Château de Marcilly-sur-Maulne, France (06/1979 - 07/1979) 

Sound Samples

Suite No. 9 in G minor HWV 439 (1996 Digital Remaster): Allemande (Allegro con fuoco)
Suite No. 9 in G minor HWV 439 (1996 Digital Remaster): Courante (Allegro vivace)
Suite No. 9 in G minor HWV 439 (1996 Digital Remaster): Gigue (Presto)
Suite No.10 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allemande (Allegretto con moto)
Suite No.10 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Allegro
Suite No.10 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Air (Lentement)
Suite No.10 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): IV. Gigue (Presto)
Suite No.10 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): V. Menuetto (Andantino)
Suite No.11 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allemande (Andantino)
Suite No.11 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Courante (Allegro moderato)
Suite No.11 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Sarabande (Lento non troppo)
Suite No.11 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): IV. Gigue (Allegro)
Suite No.12 in E minor (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allemande (Andante)
Suite No.12 in E minor (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Sarabande (Allegro moderato)
Suite No.12 in E minor (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Gigue (Vivo)
Suite No.13 in B flat major (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allemande (Allegro moderato)
Suite No.13 in B flat major (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Courante (Allegro con moto)
Suite No.13 in B flat major (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Sarabande (Andante)
Suite No.13 in B flat major (1996 Digital Remaster): IV. Gigue (Vivo)
Suite No.14 in G major (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allemande (Allegro)
Suite No.14 in G major (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Allegro
Suite No.14 in G major (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Courante (Allegro vivace)
Suite No.14 in G major (1996 Digital Remaster): IV. Air (Presto)
Suite No.14 in G major (1996 Digital Remaster): V. Menuet (Vivace)
Suite No.14 in G major (1996 Digital Remaster): VI. Gavotte (Allegro)
Suite No.14 in G major (1996 Digital Remaster): VII. Gigue (Presto)
Suite No.15 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allemande (Andantino quasi allegretto)
Suite No.15 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Courante (Allegro assai)
Suite No.15 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Sarabande (Andantino)
Suite No.15 in D minor (1996 Digital Remaster): IV. Gigue (Allegro)
Suite No.16 in G minor (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allemande (Andantino quasi allegretto)
Suite No.16 in G minor (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Courante (Allegro assai)
Suite No.16 in G minor (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Sarabande (Andante)
Suite No.16 in G minor (1996 Digital Remaster): IV. Gigue (Presto)
Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor Op. 31 No. 2 "Tempest" (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Largo - Allegro
Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor Op. 31 No. 2 "Tempest" (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio
Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor Op. 31 No. 2 "Tempest" (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Allegretto

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