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Greatest Works - Chopin / Masur, Gabriel, Pistorius, Schmidt, Et Al


Release Date: 08/12/2008 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 184282   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas PistoriusAnnerose SchmidtElfrun Gabriel
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Includes work(s) by Frédéric Chopin. Ensemble: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. Conductor: Kurt Masur. Soloists: Elfrun Gabriel, Andreas Pistorius, Annerose Schmidt. Includes work(s) by Frédéric Chopin. Ensemble: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. Conductor: Kurt Masur. Soloists: Elfrun Gabriel, Andreas Pistorius, Annerose Schmidt. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11: 1st movement, Allegro maestoso by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano), Annerose Schmidt (Piano), Elfrun Gabriel (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Length: 18 Minutes 33 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11: 2nd movement, Romanze by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Annerose Schmidt (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Length: 9 Minutes 52 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11: 3rd movement, Rondo by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Annerose Schmidt (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Length: 9 Minutes 34 Secs. 
4. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 1st movement, Maestoso by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Annerose Schmidt (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Length: 13 Minutes 44 Secs. 
5. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Annerose Schmidt (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Length: 9 Minutes 47 Secs. 
6. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 3rd movement, Rondo by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Annerose Schmidt (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Length: 8 Minutes 8 Secs. 
7. Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
8. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 4 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
9. Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
10. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 106/Op. 32: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
11. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 2 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
12. Ballade for Piano no 2 in F major/a minor, B 102/Op. 38 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 2 Secs. 
13. Polonaises (2) for Piano, B 90/Op. 26: no 1 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 54 Secs. 
14. Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
Length: 7 Minutes 53 Secs. 
15. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 3 in G major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Elfrun Gabriel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 0 Secs. 
16. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 4 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Elfrun Gabriel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
17. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 6 in B minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Elfrun Gabriel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
18. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 9 in E major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Elfrun Gabriel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
19. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 21 in B flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Elfrun Gabriel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
20. Prelude for Piano in C sharp minor, B 141/Op. 45 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Elfrun Gabriel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
21. Fantasie for Piano in F minor/A flat major, B 137/Op. 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Length: 12 Minutes 49 Secs. 

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