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Beethoven: Complete Music For Cello & Piano / Rostropovich, Richter, Gendron, Et Al


Release Date: 10/11/1994 
Label:  Philips Duo Catalog #: 442565   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Mstislav RostropovichSviatoslav RichterJean FrançaixMaurice Gendron
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 22 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"[These performances] have withstood the test of time astonishingly well and sound remarkably fresh... The performances of the Variations by Maurice Gendron and Jean Francaix have an engagingly light touch..." -- The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs "[These performances] have withstood the test of time astonishingly well and sound remarkably fresh... The performances of the Variations by Maurice Gendron and Jean Francaix have an engagingly light touch..." -- The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 1 in F major, Op. 5 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/1963 
Venue:  Austria 
Length: 23 Minutes 2 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 5 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1962 
Venue:  Austria 
Length: 26 Minutes 59 Secs. 
3.
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 3 in A major, Op. 69 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  London 
Length: 25 Minutes 44 Secs. 
4.
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 4 in C major, Op. 102 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1815; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1962 
Venue:  Austria 
Length: 14 Minutes 23 Secs. 
5.
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 5 in D major, Op. 102 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1815; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/1963 
Venue:  Austria 
Length: 17 Minutes 46 Secs. 
6.
Variations (12) for Cello and Piano in G major on a theme by Handel, WoO 45 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jean Françaix (Piano), Maurice Gendron (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1966 
Venue:  The Nertherlands 
Length: 12 Minutes 53 Secs. 
7.
Variations (7) for Cello and Piano on Mozart's "Bei Männern", WoO 46 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurice Gendron (Cello), Jean Françaix (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1966 
Venue:  The Netherlands 
Length: 10 Minutes 11 Secs. 
8.
Variations (12) for Cello and Piano in F major on "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen", Op. 66 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maurice Gendron (Cello), Jean Françaix (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1966 
Venue:  The Netherlands 
Length: 9 Minutes 12 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Sonata for Cello and Piano No.1 in F, Op.5 No.1: 1. Adagio sostenuto - Allegro
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.1 in F, Op.5 No.1: 2. Rondo (Allegro vivace)
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.2 in G minor, Op.5 No.2: Adagio sostenuto ed espressivo/ Allegro molto più tosto presto
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.2 in G minor, Op.5 No.2: 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.3 in A, Op.69: 1. Allegro ma non tanto
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.3 in A, Op.69: 2. Scherzo (Allegro molto)
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.3 in A, Op.69: 3. Adagio cantabile - Allegro vivace
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.4 in C, Op.102 No.1: 1. Andante - Allegro vivace
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.4 in C, Op.102 No.1: 2. Adagio - Tempo d'andante - Allegro vivace
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.5 in D, Op.102 No.2: 1. Allegro con brio
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.5 in D, Op.102 No.2: 2. Adagio con molto sentimento d'affetto
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.5 in D, Op.102 No.2: 3. Allegro - Allegro fugato
12 Variations on "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen" for Cello and Piano, Op. 66
7 Variations on "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", for Cello and Piano, WoO 46
12 Variations on "See the conquering hero comes" for Cello and Piano, WoO 45

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