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The Romantic Piano: A View from Sienna - works by Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Debussy, Fauré, Grieg, Handel, Liszt et al. / Wilhelm Backhaus, R. Ganz; Vlad de Pachemnn

Audio Samples

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Moonlight Sonata, Op. 24 no 2
>     Movement 1
>Brahms, Johannes : Waltz
>Chopin, Frédéric : Nocturne for piano no 2 in E flat major, Op. 9/2, CT. 109
>Debussy, Claude : Clair de lune
>Fauré, Gabriel : Pavane, Op. 50
>Grieg, Edvard : Peer Gynt Suite, Op. 46
>     Morning
>Handel, George Frideric : Xerxes
>     Largo
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Don Giovanni
>     Serenade
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Sonata for Piano "Alla Turca"
>     Alla Turca
>Ravel, Maurice : Boléro
>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Carnival of the animals
>Schubert, Franz : Impromptu in G flat major, D 899, no 9
>Schumann, Robert : Kinderszenen, Op. 15
>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : An der schonen, blauen Donau, Op. 314
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a
>     Waltz of the Flowers
>Chopin, Frédéric : Waltz for piano no 6 in D flat major ("Minute"), Op. 64/1, CT. 212
>Liszt, Franz : Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244

Album Summary

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Moonlight Sonata, Op. 24 no 2
>Brahms, Johannes : Waltz
>Chopin, Frédéric : Nocturne for piano no 2 in E flat major, Op. 9/2, CT. 109
>Debussy, Claude : Clair de lune
>Fauré, Gabriel : Pavane, Op. 50
>Grieg, Edvard : Peer Gynt Suite, Op. 46
>Handel, George Frideric : Xerxes
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Don Giovanni
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Sonata for Piano "Alla Turca"
>Ravel, Maurice : Boléro
>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Carnival of the animals
>Schubert, Franz : Impromptu in G flat major, D 899, no 9
>Schumann, Robert : Kinderszenen, Op. 15
>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : An der schonen, blauen Donau, Op. 314
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a
>Chopin, Frédéric : Waltz for piano no 6 in D flat major ("Minute"), Op. 64/1, CT. 212
>Liszt, Franz : Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244
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Recording information: 1908-1933.



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Works Details

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Moonlight Sonata, Op. 24 no 2 :: Movement 1
  • Running Time: 4 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1801

>Brahms, Johannes : Waltz
  • Running Time: 1 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1865

>Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849) : Nocturne for piano no 2 in E flat major, Op. 9/2, CT. 109
  • Running Time: 5 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1830-1832

>Debussy, Claude : Clair de lune
  • Running Time: 3 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1890-1905

>Gabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924) : Pavane, Op. 50
  • Running Time: 4 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1887

>Grieg, Edvard : Peer Gynt Suite, Op. 46 :: Morning
  • Running Time: 3 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1874-1875

>Handel, George Frideric : Xerxes :: Largo
  • Running Time: 5 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1738

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Don Giovanni :: Serenade
  • Running Time: 2 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1787

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Sonata for Piano "Alla Turca" :: Alla Turca
  • Notes: Composition written: 1783.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1783

>Ravel, Maurice : Boléro
  • Running Time: 10 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1928

>Camille Saint-Saëns (1835 - 1921) : Carnival of the animals
  • Running Time: 2 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1886

>Schubert, Franz : Impromptu in G flat major, D 899, no 9
  • Running Time: 5 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: ?1827

>Schumann, Robert : Kinderszenen, Op. 15
  • Running Time: 3 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1838

>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314
  • Running Time: 7 min. 39 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Waltz
  • Written: 1867

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a :: Waltz of the Flowers
  • Running Time: 6 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1892

>Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849) : Waltz for piano no 6 in D flat major ("Minute"), Op. 64/1, CT. 212
  • Running Time: 1 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1846-1847

>Liszt, Franz : Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244
  • Running Time: 7 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1847