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Schmitt: Complete Original Works For Piano Duet & Duo Vol 1 / Invencia Piano Duo

Invencia Piano Duo
Release Date: 10/30/2012 
Label:  Grand Piano   Catalog #: 621   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Florent Schmitt
Performer:  Oksana LutsyshynAndrey Kasparov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Invencia Piano Duo
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 0 Hours 54 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Winner of the Prix de Rome in 1900, Florent Schmitt stands alongside Debussy and Ravel as one of the most original and influential French composers of his time. This is the first of four volumes including unpublished work and rarities for piano duo and duet, each representing Schmitt’s rich harmonic palette and good humoured lyricism. Winner of the Prix de Rome in 1900, Florent Schmitt stands alongside Debussy and Ravel as one of the most original and influential French composers of his time. This is the first of four volumes including unpublished work and rarities for piano duo and duet, each representing Schmitt’s rich harmonic palette and good humoured lyricism. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Rhapsodies (3) for 2 pianos, Op. 53 by Florent Schmitt
Performer:  Oksana Lutsyshyn (Piano), Andrey Kasparov (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Invencia Piano Duo
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; France 
2. Pieces (7) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 15 by Florent Schmitt
Performer:  Oksana Lutsyshyn (Piano), Andrey Kasparov (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Invencia Piano Duo
3. Rhapsodie parisienne by Florent Schmitt
Performer:  Oksana Lutsyshyn (Piano), Andrey Kasparov (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Invencia Piano Duo

Sound Samples

3 Rapsodies, Op. 53: No. 1. Francaise
3 Rapsodies, Op. 53: No. 2. Polonaise
3 Rapsodies, Op. 53: No. 3. Viennoise
7 Pieces, Op. 15: No. 1. Somnolence
7 Pieces, Op. 15: No. 2. Souvenir de Ribeaupierre
7 Pieces, Op. 15: No. 3. Scintillement
7 Pieces, Op. 15: No. 4. Souhaits de jeune fille
7 Pieces, Op. 15: No. 5. Promenade a l'etang
7 Pieces, Op. 15: No. 6. Fete septentrionale
7 Pieces, Op. 15: No. 7. Traversee heureuse
Rhapsodie parisienne

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