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8 thoughts on “ Le Contrabandier - Emil Gilels - Schumann - Piano Sonata No. 1 • Liszt & Chopin - Piano Works (CD)

  1. Emil Gilels was so versatile that he cannot be associated with any one composer. This cd shows his ability to play pieces from the Baroque era (Bach's French Suite No. 6) to the Classical period (Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 27) all the way to the Modern era (Debussy Images).5/5(4).
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  3. Piano Sonata No. 3 (Schumann) Jump to Liszt believed that the work was rich and powerful. In Schumann revised the work and added a Scherzo as a second movement, which the performer could choose to play, or not play. Robert Schumann Piano Sonatas No.1 & 3 (CD). Naxos Records. Donat, Mischa ().
  4. Frédéric François Chopin (UK: / ˈ ʃ ɒ p æ̃ /, US: / ʃ oʊ ˈ p æ n /, French: Polish:), born Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin (1 March – 17 October ), was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist of the Romantic era who wrote primarily for solo piano. He has maintained worldwide renown as a leading musician of his era, one whose "poetic genius was based on a professional.
  5. Gilels in the s may be some of his best playing captured, if one considers sound as part of the determination of best. Here was both a mature player and a dynamic one - truly great piano playing one rarely hears today. His Schumann First Sonata is one of the finest ever done, and the two Chopin Etudes are a rarity as he rarely touched the 5/5(3).
  6. Composed in Vienna in the fall of , the C minor sonata was entered in the thematic catalog Mozart started earlier that year on October For Mozart, was a year of intense compositional activity for the piano, the eight preceding entries in the catalog all indicating piano svizokagluricocoveswaytsunucuph.coinfo months later, Mozart composed a Fantasia in C Minor, K. , that has become irrevocably associated.
  7. Ludwig van Beethoven ( – ) wrote the Piano Sonata No in A♭ major, op, in — in terms of piano compositions, “only” the sonata op, the Diabelli Variations (op) and two sets of Bagatelles (op and op) were to follow.
  8. Disc 1 includes a precise and competent account of Bach's Partita No 1 and a series of his choral transpositions, followed by a vigorous but harsh performance of Mozart's Piano Sonata K Two Scarlatti Sonatas are played with stylish charm, but the Chopin Nocturne in D flat is as ravishing an experience as the piano is capable of providing in /5(64).

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