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Masters Of The Piano Roll - Mahler; Bartok


Release Date: 03/30/2004 
Label:  Dal Segno   Catalog #: 6   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Gustav MahlerFranz LisztBéla BartókFranz Schubert,   ... 
Performer:  Béla BartókGustav Mahler
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

LISZT: Waltz Caprice on Themes from Lucia; BARTOK: Romanian Folk Dances; SCHUBERT: Impromptu in F minor, Op. 2 No.1; LESCHETITZKY: Mazurka, Op. 24; Two Skylarks, Op. 2 No. 1; DOHNANYI: Capriccio in B minor, Op. 2 No. 4; MAHLER: Symphony No. 5 (1st Movement); Symphony No. 4 (4th Movement) - Gustav Mahler & Bela Bartok, piano - These unique fascinating discs bring you original performances from original piano rolls in full digital sound. These are not acoustic or electric recordings re-mastered, but actual performances recorded for mechanical reproducing pianos (Ampico, Duo-Art and Welte Mignon) by the great composers and interpreters between 1904 and 1935. LISZT: Waltz Caprice on Themes from Lucia; BARTOK: Romanian Folk Dances; SCHUBERT: Impromptu in F minor, Op. 2 No.1; LESCHETITZKY: Mazurka, Op. 24; Two Skylarks, Op. 2 No. 1; DOHNANYI: Capriccio in B minor, Op. 2 No. 4; MAHLER: Symphony No. 5 (1st Movement); Symphony No. 4 (4th Movement) - Gustav Mahler & Bela Bartok, piano - These unique fascinating discs bring you original performances from original piano rolls in full digital sound. These are not acoustic or electric recordings re-mastered, but actual performances recorded for mechanical reproducing pianos (Ampico, Duo-Art and Welte Mignon) by the great composers and interpreters between 1904 and 1935. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 1st movement, Trauermarsch "In gemessenem Schritt" by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Player Piano), Gustav Mahler (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1904-35 
2.
Symphony no 4 in G major: 4th movement, Das himmlische Leben by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Gustav Mahler (Player Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899-1900; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1904-35 
3.
Caprices-Waltzes (3), S 214: no 3, Valse sur deux motifs de "Lucia di Lammermoor" et "Parisina" by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842/1850; Weimar, Germany 
4.
Romanian Folkdances (6) for Piano, Sz 56 by Béla Bartók
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Budapest, Hungary 
5.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 935/Op. 142: no 1 in F minor by Franz Schubert
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 2: no 4, Capriccio in B minor by Ernö von Dohnányi
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1896-1897; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1904-35 

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