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Artists Of The Century - Emil Gilels - The Giant


Release Date: 06/06/2000 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 75523   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenFranz LisztWolfgang Amadeus MozartMaurice Ravel,   ... 
Performer:  Emil Gilels
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 34 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/23/1968 
Length: 19 Minutes 6 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/23/1968 
Length: 16 Minutes 43 Secs. 
3. Variations (32) for Piano in C minor on an Original Theme, WoO 80 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/18/1968 
Length: 10 Minutes 51 Secs. 
4. Rhapsodie espagnole for Piano, S 254 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1863; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/18/1968 
Length: 12 Minutes 48 Secs. 
5. Fantasia for Piano in D minor, K 397 (385g) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/05/1970 
Venue:  Live  Grand Hall, Moscow Conservatory, Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 20 Secs. 
6. Sonata for Piano no 8 in A minor, K 310 (300d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/05/1970 
Venue:  Live  Grand Hall, Moscow Conservatory, Russia 
Length: 23 Minutes 13 Secs. 
7. Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Date of Recording: 12/23/1968 
Length: 6 Minutes 25 Secs. 
8. Jeux d'eau by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; France 
Date of Recording: 12/23/1968 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
9. Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/13/1965 
Length: 25 Minutes 48 Secs. 
10. Arabeske for Piano in C major, Op. 18 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/13/1965 
Length: 6 Minutes 37 Secs. 
11. Sonata for Piano no 3 in F sharp minor, Op. 23 by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897-1898; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/26/1984 
Length: 20 Minutes 51 Secs. 

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