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Rachmaninov: Complete Piano Concertos / Vásáry, Ahronovitch


Release Date: 07/14/1998 
Label:  Dg Double Catalog #: 453136   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás Vásáry
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás Vásáry (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891/1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976-77 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás Vásáry (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976-77 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás Vásáry (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1976-77 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G minor, Op. 40 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Tamás Vásáry (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Ahronovitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926/1941; USA 
Date of Recording: 1976-77 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.1: 1. Vivace
Piano Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.1: 2. Andante
Piano Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.1: 3. Allegro vivace
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 1. Moderato
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 2. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18: 3. Allegro scherzando
Piano Concerto No.3 In D Minor, Op.30: 1. Allegro ma non tanto
Piano Concerto No.3 In D Minor, Op.30: 2. Intermezzo (Adagio)
Piano Concerto No.3 In D Minor, Op.30: 3. Finale (Alla breve)
Piano Concerto No.4 in G minor, Op.40: 1. Allegro vivace (Alla breve)
Piano Concerto No.4 in G minor, Op.40: 2. Largo
Piano Concerto No.4 in G minor, Op.40: 3. Allegro vivace

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