Great Moments at Carnegie Hall

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Great Moments at Carnegie Hall

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Sony

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88875032272

Discs:

43

Release date:

15th April 2016

Barcode:

0888750322722

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Great Moments at Carnegie Hall


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Bach, J S:

Toccata, Adagio & Fugue in C major, BWV564

Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV1043

Barber:

Piano Sonata, Op. 26: 4 - Fuga

Beethoven:

Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67

March 6, 1931

New York Philharmonic, Arturo Toscanini

Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67

April 9, 1933

New York Philharmonic, Arturo Toscanini

Piano Sonata No. 3 in C major, Op. 2 No. 3

Piano Sonata No. 9 in E major, Op. 14 No. 1

Piano Sonata No. 10 in G major, Op. 14 No. 2

Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31 No. 2 'Tempest'

Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 'Appassionata'

Sviatoslav Richter (piano)

Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 'Pathetique'

Variations (6) on an original theme 'Die Ruinen von Athen', Op. 76

Violin Sonata No. 8 in G major, Op. 30 No. 3

Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 'Appassionata'

Yu Kosuge (piano)

Brahms:

Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15

Glenn Gould (piano)

New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein

Zigeunerlieder, Op. 103: selection

Leontyne Price (soprano)

Bruckner:

Symphony No. 7 in E Major

New York Philharmonic, Bruno Walter

Busoni:

Transcription of Bach's Partita BWV 1004: Chaconne

Yu Kosuge (piano)

Chopin:

Étude Op. 10 No. 10 in A flat major

Étude Op. 25 No. 7 in C sharp minor

Étude Op. 25 No. 1 in A flat major 'Aeolian Harp'

Étude Op. 10 No. 1 in C major

Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23

Ronald Turini (piano)

Preludes (24), Op. 28

Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35 'Marche funèbre'

Waltz No. 7 in C sharp minor, Op. 64 No. 2

Debussy:

Fêtes galantes - Set 1

Jenny Tourel (soprano), Leonard Bernstein (piano)

Gluck:

Iphigénie en Aulide: Overture

New York Philharmonic, Bruno Walter

Grieg:

In the Hall of the Mountain King (from Peer Gynt)

Denis Matsuev (piano)

Harris, Roy:

Symphony No. 1 '1933'

Boston Symphony Orchestra, Serge Koussevitzky

Haydn:

Piano Sonata No. 59 in E flat major, Hob.XVI:49

Symphony No. 45 in F sharp minor 'Farewell'

Piano Sonata No. 56 in D major, Hob.XVI:42

Yu Kosuge (piano)

Liadov:

A Musical Snuffbox, Op. 32

Denis Matsuev (piano)

Liszt:

Widmung S566 after Schumann (Liebeslied)

Van Cliburn (piano)

Trauer-Vorspiel und Trauermarsch, S206 (1885)

Rhapsodie espagnole, S254

Liebestraum, S541 No. 3 (Nocturne in A flat major)

Rhapsodie espagnole, S254

Transcendental Study, S139 No. 10 'Appassionata'

Widmung S566 after Schumann (Liebeslied)

Messiaen:

Vingt Regards sur l'enfant Jésus: excerpts

Mozart:

Rondo in A minor, K511

Prokofiev:

Piano Sonata No. 6 in A major, Op. 82

Etude, Op. 2 No. 3

Piano Sonata No. 7 in B flat major, Op. 83

Denis Matsuev (piano)

Rachmaninov:

Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30

Van Cliburn (piano)

Étude-Tableau, Op. 39 No. 5 in E flat minor

Ravel:

Tzigane

Schubert:

Piano Sonata No. 21 in B flat major, D960

Piano Sonata No. 13 in A major, D664

Grand Duo Sonata in C major, D812

Schumann:

Novelette, Op. 21 No. 1 in F major

Ronald Turini (piano)

Piano Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22

Fantasie in C major, Op. 17

Liederkreis, Op. 39

Dichterliebe, Op. 48

Études symphoniques, Op. 13

Abegg Variations, Op. 1

Études symphoniques, Op. 13

Bunte Blätter, Op. 99

Arcadi Volodos (piano)

Davidsbündlertänze, Op. 6

Yu Kosuge (piano)

Kinderszenen, Op. 15

Denis Matsuev (piano)

Scriabin:

Piano Sonata No. 9, Op. 68 'Black Mass'

Étude Op. 8 No. 12 in D sharp minor

Denis Matsuev (piano)

Takemitsu:

Rain Tree Sketch

Yu Kosuge (piano)

Tchaikovsky:

Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23

Vladimir Horowitz (piano)

NBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini

DISC 1: NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC • ARTURO TOSCANINI ~ March 6, 1931 & April 9, 1933

DISC 2: BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA • SERGE KOUSSEVITZKY ~ February 2, 1934

DISC 3: VLADIMIR HOROWITZ • NBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA • ARTURO TOSCANINI ~ April 25, 1943

DISC 4: NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC • BRUNO WALTER ~ December 23, 1954

DISC 5/6: JUSSI BJÖRLING • FREDERICK SCHAUWECKER ~ September 24, 1955 & March 2, 1958

DISC 7: VAN CLIBURN • SYMPHONY OF THE AIR • KIRIL KONDRASHIN ~ May 19, 1958

DISC 8/9: SVIATOSLAV RICHTER ~ December 23, 1960 – previously unreleased

DISC 10/11: RONALD TURINI ~ January 23, 1961 – previously unreleased

DISC 12: ARTHUR RUBINSTEIN ~ November 10, 1961 & December 20, 1961

DISC 13: GLENN GOULD • NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC • LEONARD BERNSTEIN ~ April 6, 1962

DISC 14: SHIRLEY VERRETT • CHARLES WADSWORTH ~ January 30, 1965

DISC 15: LEONTYNE PRICE • DAVID GARVEY ~ February 28, 1965

DISC 16/17: VLADIMIR HOROWITZ ~ May 9, 1965

DISC 18/19: JENNIE TOUREL • LEONARD BERNSTEIN ~ March 2, 1969

DISC 20: VIRGIL FOX ~ December 20, 1972

DISC 21/22: JORGE BOLET ~ February 25, 1974 – 2 encores previously unreleased

DISC 23/24: CARNEGIE HALL 85TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION “CONCERT OF THE CENTURY” ~ May 18, 1976

DISC 25/26: RUDOLF SERKIN ~ December 15, 1977

DISC 27/28: LAZAR BERMAN ~ March 11, 1979

DISC 29/30: VLADIMIR FELTSMAN ~ November 11, 1987

DISC 31/32: EVGENY KISSIN ~ September 30, 1990

DISC 33: MIDORI • ROBERT MCDONALD ~ October 21, 1990

DISC 34: LEONTYNE PRICE • DAVID GARVEY ~ January 26, 1991

DISC 35: A CARNEGIE HALL CHRISTMAS CONCERT ~ December 8, 1991

DISC 36: DIVAS IN SONG: CELEBRATING MARILYN HORNE’S 60TH BIRTHDAY ~ January 16, 1994

DISC 37: ARCADI VOLODOS ~ October 21, 1998

DISC 38: ZANKEL HALL OPENING FESTIVAL: AN EVENING OF LATIN AMERICAN MUSIC WITH YO-YO MA ~ September 24, 2003

DISC 39/40: EVGENY KISSIN • JAMES LEVINE ~ May 1, 2005

DISC 41/42: YU KOSUGE ~ November 14, 2005

DISC 43: DENIS MATSUEV ~ November 17, 2007



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Ever since its opening night in May 1891 Carnegie Hall has held sway as the undisputed shrine of classical music in America. It was and remains the essential venue for all great artists. To celebrate Carnegie Hall’s 125th anniversary Sony Classical in cooperation with Carnegie Hall is proud to present an extraordinary new 43-CD box set of treasures from the RCA and Columbia archives featuring live recordings from many of the world’s greatest musicians. This unique deluxe edition contains a complete previously unreleased piano recital by Sviatoslav Richter and is accompanied by a 104-pages coffee table book which contains notes by Carnegie Hall archivist Gino Francesconi as well as many facsimile documents and photographs.

This recorded chronicle of eight decades spotlights many of the artists who enjoyed historically close ties to Carnegie Hall: Kathleen Battle, Lazar Berman, Leonard Bernstein, Jussi Björling, Jorge Bolet, Van Cliburn, Vladimir Feltsman, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Renée Fleming, Virgil Fox, Glenn Gould, Marilyn Horne, Vladimir Horowitz, Evgeny Kissin Serge Koussevitzky, James Levine, Yo-Yo Ma, Wynton Marsalis, Yehudi Menuhin, Midori, Leontyne Price, Sviatoslav Richter, Mstislav Rostropovich, Arthur Rubinstein, Rudolf Serkin, Isaac Stern, Arturo Toscanini, Jennie Tourel, Ronald Turini, Shirley Verrett, Arcadi Volodos, Bruno Walter and many more.

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