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Mozart: Piano Concertos No 23 & 25 / Buchbinder, Harnoncourt

Mozart / Harnoncourt,Nikolaus
Release Date: 01/29/2013 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 540904   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Rudolf Buchbinder
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Musicus Wien
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Vienna Concentus Musicus, conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt and featuring acclaimed Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder. Here, we have fresh and playful readings of two works from Mozart's 'Figaro' year of 1786: the highly melodic A major concerto K 488 and the long & resplendent C major work K 503. The Vienna Concentus Musicus, conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt and featuring acclaimed Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder. Here, we have fresh and playful readings of two works from Mozart's 'Figaro' year of 1786: the highly melodic A major concerto K 488 and the long & resplendent C major work K 503. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 25 in C major, K 503 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Rudolf Buchbinder (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Musicus Wien
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 30 Minutes 32 Secs. 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Rudolf Buchbinder (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Musicus Wien
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 25 Minutes 30 Secs. 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Not impressed, sorry July 11, 2013 By john marsilia (manalapan, NJ) See All My Reviews "Did not like the sound of this recording at all, and underwhelmed by the performances. Still don't understand Harnoncourt's way with an orchestra." Report Abuse
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