2 CD / Pan Classics / 2014-04-29Works: Franz Schmidt: Concerto for piano left hand (or piano) & orchestra in E flat major (no 2); Chaconne for orchestra in C sharp minor; Concertante Variationen, on a Theme by Beethoven, for piano, left-h...
Performers: Kolly, Karl-Andreas
Conductors: Bock, Herbert; Albert, Werner Andreas
Ensemble: ; Musikkollegium Winterthur; Wiener Jeunesse Orchester
This double CD introduces works written by Franz Schmidt for the one-armed pianist Paul Wittgenstein. - Although he had a comprehensive education in piano and...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2010-07-27Works: Franz Schmidt: Variations on a Theme of Beethoven for piano left hand & orchestra; Concerto for piano left hand (or piano) & orchestra in E flat major (no 2)
Performers: Becker, Markus [Piano]
Conductors: Oue, Eiji
As a composer, Schmidt dedicated himself to the piano usually only at the request of others. The pianist Paul Wittgenstein, for example, who had lost...continue...
Recording information: Groáer Sendesaal des Landesfunkhauses, Niedersachsen de....continue...