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Schumann, Schubert: Fantasies / Murray Perahia


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 42124   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz SchubertRobert Schumann
Performer:  Murray Perahia
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Urgently eloquent." -- Gramophone [4/1987]

"Concentrated expressive intensity." -- Gramophone [11/1990]

"The Wanderer Fantasy is one of Schubert's most striking architectural achievements, and Perahia's intellectually rewarding account of it offers a vivid portrayal of the music's constantly evolving thematic structure." -- Gramophone [10/1995]
"Urgently eloquent." -- Gramophone [4/1987]

"Concentrated expressive intensity." -- Gramophone [11/1990]

"The Wanderer Fantasy is one of Schubert's most striking architectural achievements, and Perahia's intellectually rewarding account of it offers a vivid portrayal of the music's constantly evolving thematic structure." -- Gramophone [10/1995]
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Works on This Recording

1. Fantasy for Piano in C major, D 760/Op. 15 "Wanderer" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Murray Perahia (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  RCA Studios, New York City 
Length: 21 Minutes 49 Secs. 
2. Phantasie for Piano in C major, Op. 17 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Murray Perahia (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy, NY 
Length: 29 Minutes 44 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Fantasie in C Major, D. 776 (Op. 15), Wanderer
I. Durchaus phantastisch und leidenschaftlich vorzutragen
II. Mässig
III. Langsam getragen

Customer Reviews

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 fantastic perahia April 3, 2012 By jim buckley (larchmont, NY) See All My Reviews "tremendous artistry..i haven't heard a piece yet that perahia doesn't excel at." Report Abuse
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