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Fiorentino Edition Vol 2 - The Complete Liszt Recordings

Liszt / Fiorentino
Release Date: 02/12/2013 
Label:  Piano Classics   Catalog #: 41   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino
Number of Discs: 6 
Recorded in:   
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Following the critical acclaim of Volume I, Piano Classics is proud to present the Volume 2 dedicated to this Italian artist (“The only other pianist”, said legendary Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli), in a complete survey of his Liszt recordings, some dating back to the late fifties, featuring the complete first book of Anne?es de pe?lerinage (Suisse), a fine selection of Hungarian Rhapsodies, a disc of late piano pieces, both piano concertos and an assortment of studies and character pieces, rounded off by a magnificent reading of the B minor Sonata.

CD 1
Anne?es de pe?lerinage, premie?re anne?e: Suisse (Switzerland) Venezia e Napoli

CD 2
Paganini Study No. 2 in E flat Gnomenreigen Hungarian
Read more Rhapsodies Nos. 2,6,7,10,11,13 Grand Galop Chromatique Ab Irato Grande Fantaisie de bravoure sur la Clochette de Paganini

CD 3
Late pieces

CD 4
Mephisto Waltz No. 1 Fu?nf Ungarische Volkslieder Sposalizio Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 Weber Polonaise brillante

CD 5
Liebestraum No. 3 La Campanella Vision Hungarian Rhapsodies Nos. 8, 12, 15 Ballades 1 & 2 Fune?railles Mephisto Waltz No. 1

CD 6
Ballades 1 & 2 Fune?railles La Leggierezza Waldesrauschen Sonata in B minor

SERGIO FIORENTINO, piano

Recordings made between 1958 and 1997, from original tapes and transfers from original LPs. ADD/DDD Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Années de pèlerinage, première année, S 160 "Suisse" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Weimar, Germany 
2. Venezia e Napoli, S 162 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Weimar, Germany 
3. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 7 in D minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
4. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 6 in D flat major by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
5. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 2 in C sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Hungary 
6. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 13 in A minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
7. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 11 in A minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Weimar, Germany 
8. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 10 in E major by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Paris, France 
9. Concert Etudes (2) for Piano, S 145: no 2, Gnomenreigen by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1862-63; Rome, Italy 
10. Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke, S 514 "Mephisto Waltz no 1" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859-1860; Weimar, Germany 
11. Hungarian Folksongs (5) for Piano, S 245 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Rome, Italy 
12. Années de pèlerinage, deuxième année, S 161 "Italie": no 1, Sposalizio by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1849; Weimar, Germany 
13. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849/1856; Weimar, Germany 
14. Concerto for Piano no 2 in A major, S 125 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839/1861; Weimar, Germany 
15. Polonaise brillante (Weber) for Piano, S 455 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1851 
16. Ballade for Piano no 1 in D flat major, S 170 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1848; Weimar, Germany 
17. Ballade for Piano no 2 in B minor, S 171 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Weimar, Germany 
18. Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
19. Transcendental Etudes (6) after Paganini, S 140: no 3 "La Campanella" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Switzerland 
20. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 8 in F sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
21. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 15 in a "Rákóczy March" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1886 
22. Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 12 in C sharp minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
23. Harmonies poétiques et réligieuses, S 173: no 7, Funérailles by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1852; Weimar, Germany 
24. Sonata for Piano in B minor, S 178 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852-1853; Weimar, Germany 
25. Harmonies poétiques et réligieuses, S 173: no 7, Funérailles by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1852; Weimar, Germany 
26. Concert Etudes (3) for Piano, S 144: no 2 in F minor, La leggierezza by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1848; Weimar, Germany 
27. Concert Etudes (2) for Piano, S 145: no 1, Waldesrauschen by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1862-63; Rome, Italy 
28. Ballade for Piano no 2 in B minor, S 171 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Weimar, Germany 
29. Ballade for Piano no 1 in D flat major, S 170 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1848; Weimar, Germany 
30. Work(s) by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Sergio Fiorentino (Piano)
Period: Romantic 

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