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Masques - Polish Piano Works / Elzbieta Wiedner-zajac


Release Date: 05/24/1994 
Label:  Dorian Discovery Catalog #: 80121   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Juliusz ZarebskiKarol SzymanowskiWitold Lutoslawski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Berceuse for Piano, Op. 22 by Juliusz Zarebski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Brussels, Belgium 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
2.
Tarantelle, Op. 25 by Juliusz Zarebski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1885; Brussels, Belgium 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
3.
Grande polonaise in F sharp major, Op. 6 by Juliusz Zarebski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Brussels, Belgium 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 11 Minutes 42 Secs. 
4.
Masques (3) for Piano, Op. 34 by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philahrmonic 
Length: 24 Minutes 38 Secs. 
5.
Preludes (9) for Piano, Op. 1: no 5, Allegro molto-impetuoso by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
6.
Preludes (9) for Piano, Op. 1: no 1, Andante ma non troppo by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
7.
Bukoliki by Witold Lutoslawski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philahrmonic 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
8.
Preludes (9) for Piano, Op. 1: no 2, Andante con moto by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
9.
Mazurkas (20) for Piano, Op. 50: no 1 in G flat Major, Sostenuto molto rubato by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924-1925; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
10.
Mazurkas (20) for Piano, Op. 50: no 2 in E minor, Moderato by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924-1925; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
11.
Mazurkas (20) for Piano, Op. 50: no 3, Moderato by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924-1925; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
12.
Mazurkas (20) for Piano, Op. 50: no 4, Allegramente by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Wiedner-Zajac (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924-1925; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1993 
Venue:  Schubertsaal of the Vienna Philharmonic 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Bucolics: I. Allegro vivace
Bucolics: II. Allegretto sostenuto
Bucolics: III. Allegro molto
Bucolics: IV. Andantino
Bucolics: V. Allegro marciale
20 Mazurkas, Op. 50: No. 1. Sostenuto - Molto rubato
20 Mazurkas, Op. 50: No. 2. Allegramente - Poco vivace
20 Mazurkas, Op. 50: No. 3. Moderato
20 Mazurkas, Op. 50: No. 4. Allegramente, risoluto
9 Preludes, Op. 1: No. 1. Andante ma non troppo
9 Preludes, Op. 1: No. 2. Andante con moto
9 Preludes, Op. 1: No. 5. Allegro molto impetuoso
Maski (Masks), Op. 34: No. 1. Szecherezada (Scheherezade)
Maski (Masks), Op. 34: No. 2. Blazen Tantris (Tantris the Clown)
Maski (Masks), Op. 34: No. 3. Serenada Don Juana (Don Juan's Serenade)
Berceuse, Op. 22
Tarantelle, Op. 25
Grande Polonaise in F sharp major, Op. 6

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