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Art Of The Encore / Shura Cherkassky


Release Date: 08/08/1995 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7708   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz SchubertFrédéric ChopinFranz Liszt
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 2 in E flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
2. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
3. Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 
Date of Recording: 05/1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 38 Secs. 
4. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 27: no 2 in D flat major, B 96 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 25 Secs. 
5. Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 162/Op. 63: no 3 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
6. Harmonies poétiques et réligieuses, S 173: no 7, Funérailles by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1852; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 12 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England (03/1984 - 04/1984) 
7. Nocturne for Piano in E minor, B 19/Op. 72 no 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 
8. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 115/Op. 33: no 4 in B minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
9. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 161/Op. 62: no 2 in E major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 53 Secs. 
10. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 2 in C sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 27 Secs. 
11. Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 15 Minutes 14 Secs. 

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