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Romantic Piano Favourites, Vol 1


Release Date: 02/05/1993 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550052  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartFranz SchubertCarl Maria von WeberEdvard Grieg,   ... 
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Rondo for Piano no 1 in D major, K 485 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
2. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 37 Secs. 
3. Invitation to the Dance, in D flat major J 260/Op. 65 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 8 Minutes 12 Secs. 
4. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 4, Little Bird by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
5. Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
6. Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 7, Vogel als Prophet by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
7. Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 2, Andante espressivo in A minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
8. Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
9. Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
10. Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 6, Juin "Barcarolle" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
11. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 1, Butterfly by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 
12. Moods, impressions and reminiscences, Op. 41: no 14, Počme by Zdenék Fibich
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1893; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
13. Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
14. Melodies (2) for Piano, Op. 3: no 1 in F major by Anton Rubinstein
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Russia 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
15. Romanian Folkdances (6) for Piano, Sz 56 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Rondo in D major, K. 485
4 Impromptus, Op. 90, D. 899: Impromptu No. 3 in G flat major, Op. 90/3, D. 899, No. 3
Aufforderung zum Tanze (Invitation to the Dance), Op. 65, J. 260
Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: Little Bird, Op. 43, No. 4
8 Humoresques, Op. 101: Humoresque in G flat major, Op. 101, No. 7
Waldszenen, Op. 82: Waldscenen, Op. 82: No. 7. Vogel als Prophet (Bird as Prophet)
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19b: Songs without Words: Hunting Song
Liebestraume, S541/R211: No. 3. Nocturne in A flat major
Fantasy-Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op. 66
Les Saisons (The Seasons), Op. 37b: No. 6. June: Barcarolle
Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: Butterfly, Op. 43, No. 1
Moods, Impressions and Reminiscences, Op. 41: Poem, Op. 41, No. 6
3 Preludes
2 Melodies, Op. 3: Melodie in F major
Roman nepi tancok (Romanian Folk Dances), BB 68: Romanian Folk Dances, Sz 56

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