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Romantic Piano / Az, Richter, Gilels, Oppitz, Et Al


Release Date: 07/10/2001 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 63815   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyJohannes BrahmsIgnace Jan Paderewski,   ... 
Performer:  Emanuel AxEmil GilelsSviatoslav RichterEarl Wild,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyFritz ReinerErich LeinsdorfArthur Fiedler,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraChicago Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
2. Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: 2nd movement, Andantino semplice by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Russia 
3. Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83: 2nd movement, Allegro appassionato by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
4. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 17: 2nd movement, Romanza by Ignace Jan Paderewski
Performer:  Earl Wild (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Poland 
5. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 1st movement, Allegro molto moderato by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Kjell Baekkelund (Piano)
Conductor:  Odd Grüner-Hegge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
6. Nights in the gardens of Spain: no 1, At the Generalife by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Joaquín Achúcarro (Piano)
Conductor:  Eduardo Mata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1915; Spain 
7. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
8. Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 11: 2nd, movement, Adagio by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1810; Germany 
9. Concerto for Piano no 1 in G minor, Op. 25: 1st movement, Molto allegro con fuoco by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Serge Edelmann (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Germany 

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