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The Classic Sound - Mozart: Piano Concertos, Etc / Ashkenazy


Release Date: 12/06/2010 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 443576   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Ashkenazy is technically flawless, although a mite polite, in his Mozart. His reading of K271 confirms its status as an early masterpiece, but the less mature K246 draws no less sensitive a response.

-- Sam Busny, BBC Music Magazine
Ashkenazy is technically flawless, although a mite polite, in his Mozart. His reading of K271 confirms its status as an early masterpiece, but the less mature K246 draws no less sensitive a response.

-- Sam Busny, BBC Music Magazine
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 9 in E flat major, K 271 "Jeunehomme" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1777; Salzburg, Austria 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 8 in C major, K 246 "Lützow" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
3.
Rondo for Piano and Orchestra in A major, K 386 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 

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