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Mendelssohn, Liszt, Grieg: Piano Concertos / Frith, Et Al


Release Date: 01/23/1996 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 553267   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnFranz LisztEdvard Grieg
Performer:  Benjamin FrithJoseph BanowetzJénö Jandó
Conductor:  Robert StankovskyOliver DohnányiAndrás Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak State Symphony OrchestraCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra BratislavaBudapest Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Imported from : European Union   
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes concerto(s) for piano by Franz Liszt.
Includes work(s) by Felix Mendelssohn, Edvard Grieg. Soloists: Benjamin Frith, Joseph Banowetz, Jenö Jandó.
Includes concerto(s) for piano by Franz Liszt.
Includes work(s) by Felix Mendelssohn, Edvard Grieg. Soloists: Benjamin Frith, Joseph Banowetz, Jenö Jandó. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in D minor, Op. 40 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Benjamin Frith (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Stankovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
2. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Joseph Banowetz (Piano)
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849/1856; Weimar, Germany 
3. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40: I. Allegro appassionato
Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40: II. Adagio - Molto sostenuto
Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40: III. Finale: Presto scherzando
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, S124/R455: Allegro maestoso - Tempo giusto -
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, S124/R455: Quasi adagio -
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, S124/R455: Allegretto vivace -
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, S124/R455: Allegro marziale animato
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: II. Adagio
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: III. Allegro moderato molto e marcato - Quasi presto - Andante maestoso

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