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Rachmaninoff Plays Chopin


Release Date: 08/16/1994 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 62533   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 02/18/1930 
Length: 18 Minutes 47 Secs. 
2.
Ballade for Piano no 3 in A flat major, B 136/Op. 47 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/13/1925 
Length: 7 Minutes 18 Secs. 
3.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 04/05/1927 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
4.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/05/1927 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 3 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 4/5/1927 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
6.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 2 in A minor, B 18 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Date of Recording: 12/23/1935 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7.
Waltz for Piano in E minor, B 56 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 02/18/1930 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
8.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 162/Op. 63: no 3 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1923 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
9.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 2 in F sharp major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1923 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
10.
Waltz for Piano in E flat major, B 62/Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 01/21/1921 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
11.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 3 in F major, B 118 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/14/1920 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
12.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 4/2/1921 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
13.
Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 2 in B minor, B 35 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/24/1923 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
14.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 70: no 1 in G flat major, B 92 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/02/1921 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
15.
Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
Date of Recording: 03/18/1924 
Length: 6 Minutes 54 Secs. 
16.
Waltz for Piano in A flat major, B 131/Op. 42 "Grande Valse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sergei Rachmaninov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/18/1919 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 

Sound Samples

I. Grave - Doppio movimento
II. Scherzo
III. Marche funèbre
IV. Finale - Presto
Nocturne in E-Flat Major, Op. 9, No. 2
Waltz in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 64, No. 2
Waltz in A-Flat Major, Op.64, No. 3
Ballade No. 3 in A-Flat Major, Op. 47
Mazurka in A Minor, op. posth. 68, No. 2
Waltz in E Minor, op. posth.
Mazurka in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 63, No. 3
Nocturne in F-Sharp Major, Op. 15, No. 2
Waltz in E-Flat Major, Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante"
Valse brilliante in F Major, Op. 34, No. 3
Waltz in D Flat Major, Op. 64, No. 1 "Minute Waltz"
Waltz in B Minor, Op. posth. 69, No. 2
Waltz in G-Flat Major, Op. posth. 70, No. 1
Scherzo No. 3 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 39
Waltz in D-Flat Major, Op. 64, No. 1 "Minute Waltz"
Grande Valse in A-Flat Major, Op. 42
Waltz in A-Flat Major, Op.64, No. 3

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