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Favourite Piano Concertos Vol 2


Release Date: 06/09/1998 
Label:  Philips Duo Catalog #: 462182   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Robert SchumannRichard AddinsellPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyEdvard Grieg,   ... 
Performer:  Stephen KovacevichMisha DichterMartha Argerich
Conductor:  Sir Colin DavisSir Neville MarrinerKiril Kondrashin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony OrchestraPhilharmonia OrchestraBavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 32 Mins. 

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This set contains both DDD and ADD recordings, and is offered at a special rate: 2 CDs for the price of 1. This set contains both DDD and ADD recordings, and is offered at a special rate: 2 CDs for the price of 1. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Stephen Kovacevich (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1970 
Venue:  Walthamstow, London, England 
2. Warsaw Concerto by Richard Addinsell
Performer:  Misha Dichter (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Date of Recording: 07/1983 
Venue:  Walthamstow, London, England 
3. Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Conductor:  Kiril Kondrashin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1980 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1875). 
4. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Stephen Kovacevich (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Date of Recording: 01/1971 
Venue:  Walthamstow, London, England 
5. Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Stephen Kovacevich (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1979 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 

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