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Premier Pianists 1
Format: DVD Genre: Classical Artists
Premier Pianists 1

Premier Pianists 1

Format: DVD Genre: Classical Artists
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PREMIER PIANISTS volume 1

The most celebrated pianists of the twentieth century are seen in performances of landmark works of the piano repertoire. Includes excerpts from Bach’s Goldberg Variations (Rosalyn Tureck), Chopin’s E-flat Major Polonaise (Emil Gilels), two movements from Prokofiev’s Sonata No. 2 (Sviatoslav Richter), Ravel’s “Jeux d’eau” (Martha Argerich), and much more. Bonus: the complete extant performance footage of legendary harpsichordist Wanda Landowska. B&W/Color, Mono/Stereo. 4:3, NTSC (Playable all regions), 72 minutes (main program) + 6 minutes (bonus)

Full program:

ROSALYN TURECK

Three movements from Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988

  • 1. Aria (5:13)
  • 2. Var. 29 (1:44)
  • 3. Var. 30 (1:55)

LILI KRAUS

  • 4. - 5. Two movements from Mozart: Sonata in A Major, K. 331
  • II. Menuetto and Trio (3:15)
  • III. Rondo alla turca (Turkish March) (3:02)

WILHELM KEMPFF

  • 6. Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 29 in B-flat Major, Op. 106, Hammerklavier
  • 1st movement, Allegro (8:50)

RUDOLF SERKIN and PETER SERKIN

  • 7. Schubert: March in G Major from 3 Marches militaries, D. 733 (4:30)

EMIL GILELS

  • 8. Chopin: Polonaise in A-flat Major, Op. 53 “Heroic” (7:00)

MARTHA ARGERICH

  • 9. Ravel: Jeux d’eau (4:37)

ALDO CICCOLINI

Debussy: Two movements from Suite Bergamasque

  • 10. Claire de lune (5:25) 11. Passepied (3:25)

SVIATOSLAV RICHTER

Prokofiev: Two movements from Piano Sonata No. 2 in D Minor, Op. 14

  • 12. III. Andante (5:42) 13. IV. Vivace (4:23)

VAN CLIBURN

  • 14. Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12 in C-sharp Minor, S.244 (10:00)

Bonus: The complete extant video footage of Wanda Landowska playing the harpsichord

Works by Bach, Francisque, Vivaldi (6:18)

Studio: Video Artists Int'l
Release Date: 3/10/2017
Item #: 1789757X
UPC #: 089948459699
Product Type: DVD

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