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Mozart: Piano Concertos 18 & 19 / Tan, McGegan


Release Date: 09/11/2001 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 3957138   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Melvyn Tan
Conductor:  Nicholas McGegan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 54 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Sparkling performances of Mozart's piano concertos No.18 and No.19 by keyboard virtuoso Melvyn Tan, "that princeling among fortepianists" (San Francisco Examiner). "Nimble, thoughtful musicianship... a sweet, crystalline tone" - San Francisco Chronicle "Two of the most seductive Mozart performances available" - Chicago Tribune Sparkling performances of Mozart's piano concertos No.18 and No.19 by keyboard virtuoso Melvyn Tan, "that princeling among fortepianists" (San Francisco Examiner). "Nimble, thoughtful musicianship... a sweet, crystalline tone" - San Francisco Chronicle "Two of the most seductive Mozart performances available" - Chicago Tribune Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 18 in B flat major, K 456 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Melvyn Tan (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Nicholas McGegan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 19 in F major, K 459 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Melvyn Tan (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Nicholas McGegan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 19 In F Major, K. 459: I. Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 19 In F Major, K. 459: II. Allegretto
Piano Concerto No. 19 In F Major, K. 459: III. Allegro Assai
Piano Concerto No. 18 In B-Flat Major, K. 456: I. Allegro vivace
Piano Concerto No. 18 In B-Flat Major, K. 456: II. Andante un poco sostenuto
Piano Concerto No. 18 In B-Flat Major, K. 456: III. Allegro vivace

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