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Liszt: Liebestraum - Favourite Piano Works / Jorge Bolet


Release Date: 11/14/1995 
Label:  London/Decca Double Decker Catalog #: 444851   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
2.
Episodes from Lenau's Faust, S 110: no 2, Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke "Mephisto Waltz no 1" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 11 Minutes 29 Secs. 
3.
Harmonies poétiques et réligieuses, S 173: no 7, Funérailles by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1852; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 11 Minutes 14 Secs. 
4.
Réminiscences de Don Juan (Mozart), S 418 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1979 
Length: 18 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
5.
Transcendental Etudes (6) after Paganini, S 140: no 3 "La Campanella" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
6.
Die Forelle (Schubert, 2nd version) for Piano, S 564 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
7.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 12 in C sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 10 Minutes 29 Secs. 
8.
Consolations (6) for Piano, S 172: no 3 in D flat major, Lento placido by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849-1850; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
9.
Petrarca Sonnets (3) for Piano, S 158: no 2, Sonetto 104 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1839-46; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 6 Minutes 57 Secs. 
10.
Concert Etudes (2) for Piano, S 145: no 2, Gnomenreigen by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1862-63; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1978 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
11.
Concert Etudes (3) for Piano, S 144: no 3 in D flat Major, Un sospiro by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1848; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1978 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
12.
Paraphrase on Quartet from Verdi's "Rigoletto", S 434 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
13.
Sonata for Piano in B minor, S 178 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852-1853; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 29 Minutes 26 Secs. 
14.
Erlkönig (Schubert) for Piano, S 558 no 4 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; France 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Length: 5 Minutes 4 Secs. 
15.
Années de pèlerinage no 3, S 163: no 4, Les jeux d'eaux à la Villa d'Este by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867-1877; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1983 
Length: 7 Minutes 45 Secs. 
16.
Années de pèlerinage, première année, S 160 "Suisse": no 4, Au bord d'une source by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jorge Bolet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1854; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1983 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Liebestraum No.3 in A flat, S.541
Mephisto Waltz No.1, S.514
10 Harmonies poétiques et religieuses, S.173: No. 7 Funérailles
Réminiscences de Don Juan, S. 418
6 Etudes d'exécution transcendante d'après Paganini, S.140: 3. La Campanella
Die Forelle, S. 564 piano transcription after Schubert
Erlkönig, S.558 No.4 Piano transcription after Schubert's D.328
Hungarian Rhapsody No.12 in C sharp minor, S.244
Consolation No.3, S.172 - Lento placido
Années de pèlerinage: 2ème année: Italie, S.161: 5. Sonetto 104 del Petrarca
Années de pèlerinage: 3ème année, S.163: 4. Les jeux d'eau à la Villa d'Este
Années de pèlerinage: 1e année: Suisse, S.160: 4. Au bord d'une source
2 Etudes de Concert, S.145: No.2 Gnomenreigen
3 Etudes de Concert, S.144: No. 3 in D flat "Un sospiro" (Allegro affettuoso)
Concert Paraphrase on Rigoletto, S.434 after Verdi's opera
Piano Sonata in B minor, S.178: Lento assai - Allegro energico - Grandioso - Recita- tivo
Piano Sonata in B minor, S.178: Andante sostenuto -
Piano Sonata in B minor, S.178: Allegro energico - Andante sostenuto - Lento assai

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