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Beethoven, Brahms, Bach, Grieg, Etc: Piano Concertos


Release Date: 04/28/2009 
Label:  Profil   Catalog #: 9007   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes BrahmsRobert SchumannFranz Liszt,   ... 
Performer:  Robert CasadesusArtur RubinsteinDinu LipattiGéza Anda,   ... 
Conductor:  Günter WandAntal DorátiHerbert von KarajanOtto Ackermann,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne West German Radio Symphony OrchestraBoston Symphony OrchestraPhilharmonia Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mixed 
Length: 2 Hours 26 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Robert Casadesus (Piano)
Conductor:  Günter Wand
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne West German Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83: 4th movement, Allegretto grazioso by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
3.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54: 2nd movement, Intermezzo - Andante by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Dinu Lipatti (Piano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124: 4th movement, Allegro marziale animato by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Géza Anda (Piano)
Conductor:  Otto Ackermann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849/1856; Weimar, Germany 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 3rd movement, Rondo by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
6.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 1st movement, Allegro molto moderato by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: 1st movement, Allegro non troppo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Conductor:  Dimitri Mitropoulos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1875). 
8.
Concerto for Harpsichord in D minor, BWV 1052: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Conductor:  Dimitri Mitropoulos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
9.
Concerto for Harpsichord in D minor, BWV 1052: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Conductor:  Dimitri Mitropoulos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
10.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 1st movement, Allegro by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Conductor:  Günter Wand
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne West German Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
11.
Concerto for Piano no 24 in C minor, K 491: 3rd movement, Allegretto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
12.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Hubert Salwarowski (Piano)
Conductor:  Volker Hartung
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
13.
Fantasia in C minor, Op. 80 "Choral Fantasy" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Sanderling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  USSR Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
14.
Toccata for Piano in D minor, Op. 11 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; Russia 
15.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Adagio un poco mosso by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
16.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Conductor:  Günter Wand
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne West German Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
17.
Concert Etudes (3) for Piano, S 144: no 2 in F minor, La leggierezza by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1848; Weimar, Germany 

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