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Gemini - Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos / Ricardo Muti, Et Al


Release Date: 08/10/2004 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 85779   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1900 - 1901). 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
3.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
4.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 1 in F sharp minor, Largo by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
5.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 2 in B flat major, Maestoso by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
6.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
7.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 6 in E flat major, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1903; Russia 
8.
Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
9.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 3 in F sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
10.
Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 39: no 5 in E flat minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
11.
Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 1, Elégie in E flat minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
12.
Moments musicaux (6), Op. 16: no 3, Andante cantabile in B minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Russia 
13.
Moments musicaux (6), Op. 16: no 4, Presto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Russia 
14.
Moments musicaux (6), Op. 16: no 5, Adagio sostenuto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Russia 
15.
Moments musicaux (6), Op. 16: no 6, Maestoso by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Russia 

Sound Samples

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 3 in D minor Op. 30: I. Allegro ma non tanto
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 3 in D minor Op. 30: II. Intermezzo (Adagio)
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 3 in D minor Op. 30: III. Finale (Alla breve)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Introduction (Allegro vivace), Variation I & Theme
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation VI
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation VII (Meno mosso, a tempo moderato)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation VIII (Tempo I)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation IX
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation X
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XI (Moderato)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XII (Tempo di Minuetto)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XIV
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XV (Più vivo, Scherzando)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XVI (Allegretto)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XVII
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XVIII (Andante cantabile - a tempo vivace)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XX (Un poco più vivo)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XXII (Un poco più vivo) (Alla breve)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XXIII
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43: Variation XXIV (A tempo un poco meno mosso)
9 Etudes-tableaux Op. 39: No. 3 in F sharp minor
9 Etudes-tableaux Op. 39: No. 5 in E flat minor
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Op. 18: I. Moderato
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Op. 18: III. Allegro scherzando
24 Preludes: Prelude in B flat (Maestoso) Op. 23 No. 2
24 Preludes: Prelude in F sharp minor (Largo) Op. 23 No. 1
24 Preludes: Prelude in G minor (Alla marcia) Op. 23 No. 5
24 Preludes: Prelude in E flat (Andante) Op. 23 No. 6
24 Preludes: Prelude in G sharp minor (Allegro) Op. 32 No. 12
5 Morceaux de fantaisie Op. 3: No. 1, Elégie in E flat minor
6 Moments musicaux Op. 16: No. 3, Andante cantabile in B minor
6 Moments musicaux Op. 16: No. 4, Presto in E minor
6 Moments musicaux Op. 16: No. 5, Adagio sostenuto in D flat major
6 Moments musicaux Op. 16: No. 6, Maestoso in C major

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