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Romantic Master - Virtuoso Piano Transcriptions / Earl Wild

Album Summary

>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31
>Handel, George Frideric : Suite for Harpsichord in E major, HWV 430
>Chopin, Frédéric : Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21
>Rachmaninov, Sergey : These summer nights, song for voice & piano, Op. 14/5
>Pabst, Paul : Concert paraphrase for piano of Tchaikovsky's ballet "Sleeping Beauty"
>Wild, Earl [Piano] : Improvisation on Fauré's "Après un rêve", for piano
>Wild, Earl [Piano] : Hommage à Poulenc, for piano (after the Sarabande from J.S. Bach's Partita no 1)
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Don Giovanni
>Frank Churchill/ Leigh Ha : Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, film score
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Songs (6), Op. 38
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Swan Lake
>Tausig, Carl : Nouvelle soirées de Vienne for piano
>Rachmaninov, Sergey : Transcription of Kreisler's "Liebesleid" for piano, TN iii/5
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Notes & Reviews:

Award Winner at the 39th Grammy Awards, this recording is being re-released on Ivory Classics in honor of Earl Wild's 84th birthday. Praised by critics and music lovers around the world as a "stunning document of musical sensitivity and virtuosity" and "a tribute to America's greatest pianistic treasure" - this CD is once again available in its original HDCD state-of-the-art audiophile sound.



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>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 8 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1872

>Handel, George Frideric : Suite for Harpsichord in E major, HWV 430
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: circa 1710-1720

>Chopin, Frédéric : Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21 :: Larghetto
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 9 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1830

>Rachmaninov, Sergey : These summer nights, song for voice & piano, Op. 14/5
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1896

>Pabst, Paul : Concert paraphrase for piano of Tchaikovsky's ballet "Sleeping Beauty"
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet

>Wild, Earl [Piano] : Improvisation on Fauré's "Après un rêve", for piano
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1992

>Wild, Earl [Piano] : Hommage à Poulenc, for piano (after the Sarabande from J.S. Bach's Partita no 1)
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1995

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Don Giovanni :: Serenade
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1787

>Frank Churchill/ Leigh Ha : Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, film score :: Whistle While You Work" - "I'm Wishing" - "One Song" -
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Film Score
  • Written: 1937

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Songs (6), Op. 38
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1878

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Swan Lake :: Dance of the Four Swans
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1875-1876

>Tausig, Carl : Nouvelle soirées de Vienne for piano :: Valse-Caprice no 2, "Man lebt nur einmal" (after Strauss Jr.,
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Rachmaninov, Sergey : Transcription of Kreisler's "Liebesleid" for piano, TN iii/5
  • Performer: Earl Wild (Piano)
  • Notes: Fernleaf Abbey, Columbus, OH (05/07/1995-05/08/1995)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1921