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Chopin: Cello Sonata, Etc / Rostropovich, Argerich, Richter


Release Date: 04/24/2009 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 431583   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martha ArgerichMstislav RostropovichSviatoslav Richter
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"I cannot imagine a more exciting performance of the Chopin Sonata, sparkling with spontaneity, yet with a searing logic to each phrase that compellingly draws you through to the last note." -- Joanne Talbot, BBC Music Magazine [reviewing DG 4776579] "I cannot imagine a more exciting performance of the Chopin Sonata, sparkling with spontaneity, yet with a searing logic to each phrase that compellingly draws you through to the last note." -- Joanne Talbot, BBC Music Magazine [reviewing DG 4776579] Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, B 160/Op. 65 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1980 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich 
Length: 29 Minutes 13 Secs. 
2.
Introduction and Polonaise for Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 3 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 03/1980 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
3.
Ballade for Piano no 3 in A flat major, B 136/Op. 47 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 07/1961 
Venue:  Wembley Town Hall, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
4.
Ballade for Piano no 4 in F minor, B 146/Op. 52 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1962 
Venue:  Live  Italy 
Length: 11 Minutes 25 Secs. 

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