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Chopin: Piano Sonata No.2/Ravel: Gaspard De La Nuit


Release Date: 07/26/2007 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 463678   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinMaurice RavelSergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Ivo Pogorelich
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Pogorelich's performance of the Sixth Sonata is quite simply dazzling; indeed, it is by far the best version of it ever put on record...can be recommended with the utmost enthusiasm." - PENGUIN GUIDE "Pogorelich's performance of the Sixth Sonata is quite simply dazzling; indeed, it is by far the best version of it ever put on record...can be recommended with the utmost enthusiasm." - PENGUIN GUIDE Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ivo Pogorelich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1981 
2.
Gaspard de la nuit by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Ivo Pogorelich (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; France 
Date of Recording: 1982 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 6 in A major, Op. 82 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Ivo Pogorelich (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939-1940; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1982 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35: 1. Grave - Doppio movimento
Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35: 2. Scherzo - Più lento - Tempo I
Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35: 3. Marche funèbre (Lento)
Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35: 4. Finale (Presto)
Gaspard de la nuit: Ondine
Gaspard de la nuit: Le gibet
Gaspard de la nuit: Scarbo
Piano Sonata No.6, Op.82: 1. Allegro moderato
Piano Sonata No.6, Op.82: 2. Allegretto
Piano Sonata No.6, Op.82: 3. Tempo di valzer lentissimo
Piano Sonata No.6, Op.82: 4. Vivace

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