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Legends Of The Xx Century: Yakov Zak, Pianist

Zak / Ussr State Sym Orch / Sanderling
Release Date: 07/12/2011 
Label:  Melodiya   Catalog #: 1001789   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Maurice RavelSergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Yakov Zak
Conductor:  Yevgeny SvetlanovKurt Sanderling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  USSR State Symphony OrchestraAll-Union Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano in G major by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Yakov Zak (Piano)
Conductor:  Yevgeny Svetlanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  USSR State Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1931; France 
Date of Recording: 1959 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 4 in C minor, Op. 29 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Yakov Zak (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1953 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 16 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Yakov Zak (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Sanderling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  All-Union Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913/1923; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1959 

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 Wrong recoding date? January 8, 2017 By F. Berger (Baltimore, MD) See All My Reviews "Although the Zak performance of Prokofiev's 2nd concerto is one of the best, I suspect it was recorded in 1951 and is the same one released by Praga. Would certainly be interested to hear from anyone who can corroborate or refute." Report Abuse
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