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Romantic Piano Favourites Vol 3 / Balázs Szokolay


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550107   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes BrahmsClaude DebussyErnö von Dohnányi,   ... 
Performer:  Balázs SzokolayPéter Nagy
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Andante for Piano in F major, WoO 57 "Andante Favori" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1803; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 7 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2.
Waltzes (16) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 39: no 15 in A flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Austria 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 1 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Johannes Brahms (1865) 
3.
La plus que lente by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
4.
Concert Etudes (6) for Piano, Op. 28: no 6, Capriccio in F minor by Ernö von Dohnányi
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; Budapest, Hungary 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
5.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 46/B 78: no 1 in C major, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano), Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
6.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 6, In Springtime by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
7.
Suite for Harpsichord in E major, HWV 430: no 4, Air and Variations "The Harmonious Blacksmith" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
8.
Caprice viennois, Op. 2 by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
9.
Der Müller und der Bach (Schubert) for Piano, S 565 no 2 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Hungary 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
10.
Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 6, Andante grazioso in A major "Spring Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
11.
Characteristic Pieces (8), Op. 36: no 6, Etincelles by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
12.
Humoresques (6) for Piano, Op. 14: no 1, Menuet célčbre by Ignace Jan Paderewski
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1888 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
13.
Polka italienne for Piano 4 Hands by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano), Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1906; Russia 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
14.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Sergei Rachmaninoff 
15.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Venue:  Italian Institute, BUdapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Szokolay 
16.
Album für die Jugend, Op. 68: no 10, Fröhlicher Landmann by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 0 Minutes 37 Secs. 
17.
Album für die Jugend, Op. 68: no 19, Kleine Romanze by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 0 Minutes 53 Secs. 
18.
Souvenir de Hapsal, Op. 2: no 3, Chant sans paroles by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
19.
Souvenir for Violin and Piano in D major by Franz Drdla
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1904 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
20.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 3, Troll's March by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 

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