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Artist Portrait - Andras Schiff


Release Date: 08/10/2004 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 61588   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Robert SchumannBéla BartókFranz SchubertGeorge Frideric Handel,   ... 
Performer:  András SchiffYuko ShiokawaMiklós PerényiDénes Várjon,   ... 
Conductor:  Iván FischerHeinz HolligerBernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Festival OrchestraDresden Staatskapelle
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) for pno by various composers. Soloist: Andras Schiff. Includes work(s) for pno by various composers. Soloist: Andras Schiff. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Arabeske for Piano in C major, Op. 18 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
2. Concerto for Piano no 3, Sz 119: 1st Movement, Allegretto by Béla Bartók
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano)
Conductor:  Iván Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Festival Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
3. Notturno for Piano and Strings in E flat major, D 897/Op. 148 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Yuko Shiokawa (Violin), Miklós Perényi (Cello), András Schiff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1828; Vienna, Austria 
4. Suite for Harpsichord in B flat major, HWV 434 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
5. Hommage ŕ Paul Klee by Sándor Veress
Performer:  Dénes Várjon (Piano), András Schiff (Piano)
Conductor:  Heinz Holliger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Festival Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; Switzerland 
6. Polkas (3) for Piano: no 2 in G minor B 89/T 55 by Bedrich Smetana
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1852-1853; Czech Republic 
7. Nachtstücke (4) for Piano, Op. 23: no 3 in D flat major, Mit grosser Lebhaftigkeit by Robert Schumann
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
8. Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58: 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
9. Quartet for Piano and Strings no 2 in E flat major, Op. 87/B 162: 3rd movement, Allegro moderato, gr by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Jiri Panocha (Violin), Miroslav Sehnoutka (Viola), András Schiff (Piano),
Jaroslav Kulhan (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Bohemia 
10. Trio for Clarinet, Viola and Piano in E flat major, K 498 "Kegelstatt": 3rd movement, Rondeaux by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano), Elmar Schmid (Clarinet), Erich Höbarth (Viola)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 

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