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Romantic Piano Favourites, Vol 2


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550053  
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenFelix MendelssohnGeorges BizetFranz Liszt,   ... 
Performer:  Péter Nagy
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 7 Minutes 4 Secs. 
2.
Songs without words, vol 8, Op. 102: no 5, Allegro vivace in A minor "Child's Piece" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 1 Minutes 2 Secs. 
3.
L'arlésienne: Suite no 1 - 3rd movement, Adagietto by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
4.
Schwanengesang (Schubert), S 560: no 7, Ständchen "Leise flehen" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Geneva, Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
5.
Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 10, Octobre "Chant d'automne" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 4 Secs. 
6.
Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Péter Nagy 
7.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
8.
Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Written: Ireland 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Péter Nagy 
9.
Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94: no 4 in C sharp minor by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
10.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in A minor, K 310 (300d): 2nd movement, Andante cantabile con espressione by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 7 Minutes 56 Secs. 
11.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 6, Op. 57: no 6, Homesickness by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Norway 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
12.
Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke, S 514 "Mephisto Waltz no 1" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859-1860; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 11 Minutes 50 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight": Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op. 27, "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: Songs without Words, Op. 102, No. 5: Allegro vivace
L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1: L'arlesienne Suite No. 1: III. Adagietto (arr. for piano)
Schwanengesang, D. 957 (arr. F. Liszt for piano): Schwanengesang, D. 957: No. 4. Standchen (Leise flehen meine Lieder) (arr. Liszt)
Les Saisons (The Seasons), Op. 37b: No. 10. October: Autumn Song
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann) (arr. P.Nagy): Barcarolle from The Tales of Hoffmann (arr. P.Nagy)
24 Preludes, Op. 28: Prelude No. 15 in D flat major, Op. 28, No. 15
Londonderry Air (arr. Peter Nagy)
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: Moment musical in C sharp minor, Op. 94, D. 780, No. 4
Piano Sonata No. 8 in A minor, K. 310: II. Andante cantabile con espressione
Lyric Pieces, Book 6, Op. 57: Lyric Pieces, Op. 57, No. 6: Heimweh
Mephisto Waltz No. 1, S514/R181, "Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke: Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke, S514/R181, "Mephisto Waltz No. 1"

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