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 Offer Michelangeli - The Early Recordings Volume 3

1939-1948

Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)

Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Antonio Pedrotti & Alceo Galliera

the Schumann Concerto is as disappointing as the Grieg is subtle and mercurial, a classic illustration of the paradox at the heart of this great pianist...with the Grieg you enter another world,... More…

Contents:

Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54

31:29
  • Fiorentino Maggio Musicale Orchestra, Milan La Scala Orchestra
  • Antonio Pedrotti
  • Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)
  • Recorded: 4 September 1942
  • Recording Venue: Milan

I. Allegro affettuoso

15:32

II. Intermezzo: Andantino grazioso

5:14

III. Allegro vivace

10:43

Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16

30:48
  • Milan La Scala Orchestra
  • Alceo Galliera
  • Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)
  • Recorded: 2 September 1942
  • Recording Venue: Milan

I. Allegro molto moderato

13:02

II. Adagio

7:08

III. Allegro moderato molto e marcato

10:38

 Excerpt  Grieg: Lyric Pieces III (6), Op. 43

3:17
  • Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)
  • Recorded: 6 September 1942
  • Recording Venue: Milan

Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 5. Erotic

3:17

 Excerpt  Grieg: Lyric Pieces IV (7), Op. 47

3:35
  • Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)
  • Recorded: December 1939 - January 1940
  • Recording Venue: Milan

Lyric Pieces, Book 4, Op. 47: No. 5. Melancholy

3:35

 Excerpt  Grieg: Lyric Pieces IX (6), Op. 68

3:08
  • Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)
  • Recorded: December 1939 - January 1940
  • Recording Venue: Milan

Lyric Pieces, Book 9, Op. 68: No. 5. Lullaby

3:08

 Excerpt  Debussy: Images pour piano - Book 1

4:49
  • Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)
  • Recorded: 27 October 1948
  • Recording Venue: London

Images, Book 1: No. 1. Reflets dans l'eau

4:49