Legends of the XX Century: Yakov Zak, piano

Audio Samples

>Ravel, Maurice : Concerto for Piano in G major
>Prokofiev, Sergei : Sonata for Piano no 4 in C minor, Op. 29
>Prokofiev, Sergei : Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 16

Album Summary

>Ravel, Maurice : Concerto for Piano in G major
>Prokofiev, Sergei : Sonata for Piano no 4 in C minor, Op. 29
>Prokofiev, Sergei : Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 16
Performer Conductors Ensemble Composers

Notes & Reviews:

The name Yakov Zak is well known in Russia and abroad. His win during the 1937 International Chopin Piano Competition, and his brilliant concert activity, brought him enormous glory. His students included Sofia Gubaidulina, Nikolay Petrov, and Eliso Virsaladze.



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Works Details

>Ravel, Maurice : Concerto for Piano in G major
  • Performer: Yakov Zak (Piano)
  • Conductor: Evgeny Svetlanov
  • Ensemble: USSR State Symphony Orchestra
  • Running Time: 21 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1929-1931

>Prokofiev, Sergei : Sonata for Piano no 4 in C minor, Op. 29
  • Performer: Yakov Zak (Piano)
  • Running Time: 17 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1908-1917

>Prokofiev, Sergei : Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 16
  • Performer: Yakov Zak (Piano)
  • Conductor: Kurt Sanderling
  • Ensemble: USSR State Symphony Orchestra
  • Notes: Composition written: 1912-13.
  • Running Time: 31 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1912-1913