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Expanded Edition - Vladimir Horowitz - A Reminiscence


Release Date: 08/03/2004 
Label:  Sony Classical Masterworks Catalog #: 92742   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinDomenico ScarlattiJohann Sebastian BachSergei Rachmaninov,   ... 
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
2. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 6 in B minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 8 Secs. 
4. Sonata for Harpsichord in D major, K 491/L 164 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
5. Orgelbüchlein: Ich ruf'zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1713-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Ferruccio Busoni. 
6. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 41: no 2 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Paris, France 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
7. Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
8. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 55 Secs. 
9. Moments musicaux (6), Op. 16: no 3, Andante cantabile in B minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Russia 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York 
Length: 6 Minutes 45 Secs. 
10. Consolations (6) for Piano, S 172: no 2 in E major, Un poco più mosso by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849-1850; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
11. Pieces (3) for Piano, Op. 45: no 1, Feuillet d'album by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; Russia 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 11 Secs. 
12. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 8: no 8 in A flat major by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1894; Russia 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
13. Préludes, Book 2: no 7, La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1913; France 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
14. Préludes, Book 2: no 5, Bruyères by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1913; France 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
15. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 1, Von fremden Ländern und Menschen by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
16. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
17. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
18. Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod [Instrumental] by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Venue:  New York City, NY, USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 35 Secs. 
19. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 
20. Feuillet d'album, Op. 58 by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Venue:  Columbia 30th St. Studio, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Impromptu in G-flat Major, Op. 90, No. 3
Waltz in C-sharp minor, Op. 64, No. 2
Prélude in B minor, Op. 28, No. 6
Prélude in D-flat Major, Op. 28, No. 15 "Raindrop"
Sonata in D Major, K 491 (L 164)
Chorale Prelude: Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ (from Orgelbüchlein, BWV 639)
Mazurka in E minor, Op. 41, No. 2
Prelude in G-sharp minor, Op. 32
I. Adagio sostenuto from Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor for Piano, Op. 27, No. 2 "Moonlight"
Moment musical in B minor, Op. 16, No. 3
Consolation in E Major, S. 172 (R. 12), No. 2
Feuillet d'album in E-flat Major, Op. 45, No. 1
Étude in A-flat Major, Op. 8, No. 8
Feuillet d'album, Op. 58 - Con delicatezza
La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune (Prélude No. 7 from Book II)
Bruyères. Calme (Prélude from Book II)
Von fremden Ländern und Menschen from Kinderszenen, Op. 15
Träumerei (No. 7 from Kinderszenen, Op. 15)
II. Adagio cantabile from Sonata No. 8 in C minor for Piano, Op. 13 "Pathétique"
Isolde's Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde

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