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Aldo Ciccolini In Concert - Saint-saëns, Ravel

Saint-saens / Ravel / Ciccolini
Release Date: 09/06/2005 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4352  
Composer:  Camille Saint-SaënsMaurice Ravel
Performer:  Aldo Ciccolini
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

An overview of Aldo Ciccolini's virtuosity, delicacy and brilliant colours in three concerto performances dating from 1976, 1985 and 1993. Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto Nos. 4 & 5, and Ravel's Piano Concerto in G Major are supplemented by an exquisitely played encore of a rarely performed waltz by Schubert. The distinguished Kiril Kondrashin is the conductor in the Saint-Saëns 5th Concerto. 75 minutes. Colour/B&W. An overview of Aldo Ciccolini's virtuosity, delicacy and brilliant colours in three concerto performances dating from 1976, 1985 and 1993. Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto Nos. 4 & 5, and Ravel's Piano Concerto in G Major are supplemented by an exquisitely played encore of a rarely performed waltz by Schubert. The distinguished Kiril Kondrashin is the conductor in the Saint-Saëns 5th Concerto. 75 minutes. Colour/B&W. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in C minor, Op. 44 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Aldo Ciccolini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 103 "Egyptian" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Aldo Ciccolini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; France 
3.
Concerto for Piano in G major by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Aldo Ciccolini (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1931; France 

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