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The Best Of Rachmaninov


Release Date: 09/21/1998 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556682   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö JandóMaria KliegelRaimund HavenithIdil Biret,   ... 
Conductor:  György LehelStephen GunzenhauserEnrique BátizJerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony OrchestraCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra BratislavaRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  György Lehel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1988 
2. Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Maria Kliegel (Cello), Raimund Havenith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
3. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  György Lehel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 1988 
4. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 19 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  György Lehel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 1988 
5. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 20 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  György Lehel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 1988 
6. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 21 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  György Lehel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 1988 
7. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 22 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  György Lehel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 1988 
8. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 23 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  György Lehel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 1988 
9. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 24 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  György Lehel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 1988 
10. Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 3rd movement, Adagio by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906-1908; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
11. Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1989-90 
12. Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1989-90 
13. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45: no 2, Andante con moto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Enrique Bátiz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 1991 
14. Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30: 1st movement, Allegro ma non tanto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Bernd Glemser (Piano)
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1992 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor: Moderato
14 Songs, Op. 34: Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 14
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini: Variations 18-24
Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27: Symphony No. 2 in E minor: Adagio
Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3: Prelude in C sharp minor, Op. 3, No. 2
10 Preludes, Op. 23: Prelude in G minor, Op. 23, No. 5
Symphonic Dances, Op. 45: Symphonic Dance Op. 45, No. 2: Andante con moto (Tempo di valse)
Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor: Allegro ma non tanto

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