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The Sigi Recordings, 1949-1955

Weissenberg / Bach / Liszt / Haydn
Release Date: 05/08/2012 
Label:  Doremi Records   Catalog #: 7987   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz LisztFranz Joseph HaydnCarl CzernySergei Prokofiev,   ... 
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Preludes and Fugues (6) of JS Bach for Piano, S 462: no 1 in A minor, BWV 543 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842-1850; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 7 Minutes 55 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Keyboard no 62 in E flat major, H 16 no 52 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1794; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 17 Minutes 28 Secs. 
3. Variations for Piano on a Theme by Rode, Op. 33 "La Ricordanza" by Carl Czerny
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 10 Minutes 41 Secs. 
4. Sonata for Piano no 3 in A minor, Op. 28 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907/1917; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 6 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5. Pieces (4) for piano, Op. 4: 4. Suggestion Diabolique by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1908 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
6. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 8: no 11 in B flat minor by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1894; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
7. Pieces (2) for Piano left hand, Op. 9: no 2, Nocturne in D major by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1894; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
8. Harmonies poétiques et réligieuses, S 173: no 7, Funérailles by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1852; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 10 Minutes 26 Secs. 
9. Années de pèlerinage, deuxième année, S 161 "Italie": no 6, Sonetto 123 del Petrarca by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1849; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 6 Minutes 28 Secs. 
10. Années de pèlerinage, deuxième année, S 161 "Italie": no 5, Sonetto 104 del Petrarca by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1849; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
11. Valse impromptu for Piano, S 213 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
12. Sonata for Piano in B minor, S 178 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852-1853; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 27 Minutes 43 Secs. 
13. Keyboard Sonata No. 24 in D minor (Andantino cantabile) by Antonio Soler
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: Spain 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
14. Keyboard Sonata No. 15 in D minor by Antonio Soler
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: Spain 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
15. Keyboard Sonata No. 21 in C sharp minor (Allegro) by Antonio Soler
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1772; Spain 
Date of Recording: 1949-55 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 

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