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Beethoven: The Piano Concertos / Pollini, Abbado, Berlin Po


Release Date: 02/14/1995 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 439770   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 54 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1992 
Length: 37 Minutes 28 Secs. 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1793/1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1992 
Length: 28 Minutes 45 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1992 
Length: 35 Minutes 42 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1992 
Length: 32 Minutes 35 Secs. 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1993 
Length: 38 Minutes 52 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No.5 In E Flat Major Op.73 -"Emperor": 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 1. Allegro con brio - Cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 2. Adagio
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 3. Rondo (Molto allegro)
Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, Op.37: 1. Allegro con brio - Cadenza: Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, Op.37: 2. Largo
Piano Concerto No.3 In C Minor, Op.37: 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 1. Allegro moderato - Cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 2. Andante con moto
Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 3. Rondo. Vivace - Cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.5 In E Flat Major Op.73 -"Emperor": 1. Allegro
Piano Concerto No.5 In E Flat Major Op.73 -"Emperor": 2. Adagio un poco mosso
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 3. Rondo (Allegro scherzando)
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 2. Largo
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 1. Allegro con brio - Cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 1. Allegro con brio - Cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 2. Largo
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 3. Rondo (Allegro scherzando)
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 1. Allegro con brio - Cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 2. Adagio
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 3. Rondo (Molto allegro)
Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, Op.37: 1. Allegro con brio - Cadenza: Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, Op.37: 2. Largo
Piano Concerto No.3 In C Minor, Op.37: 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 1. Allegro moderato - Cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 2. Andante con moto
Piano Concerto No.4 in G, Op.58: 3. Rondo. Vivace - Cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven

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