Tracklist

CD 1: Music of the Middle Ages
CD 2: Music of the Renaissance
CD 3: Baroque Vocal
CD 4: Baroque Instrumental
CD 5: The Classical Symphony
CD 6: The Classical Concerto
CD 7: A Trip to France
CD 8: The Romantic Symphony
CD 9: Cycles and Songs
CD 10: The Virtuoso I
CD 11: The Virtuoso II
CD 12: The Romantic Cello
CD 13: The Virtuoso III
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54: 1. Allegro affettuoso
Robert Schumann 14:27
2 Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54: 2. Intermezzo (Andantino grazioso)
Robert Schumann 5:13
3 Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54: 3. Allegro vivace
Robert Schumann 10:21
4 Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18: 1. Moderato
Sergey Vasil’yevich Rachmaninov 11:09
5 Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18: 2. Adagio sostenuto
Sergey Vasil’yevich Rachmaninov 11:54
6 Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18: 3. Allegro scherzando
Sergey Vasil’yevich Rachmaninov 11:40
CD 14: Big Voice, Big Orchestra
CD 15: Get Your Programme!
CD 16: New Currents
CD 17: A World Re‐Arranged
CD 18: ¡Viva España!
CD 19: Lasting Impressions
CD 20: Points of View
CD 21: Minimalism
CD 22: Opera – Overtures
CD 23: Opera – Arias
CD 24: Opera – Duets & Choruses

Credits

CD 13: The Virtuoso III

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1900-12-15) (tracks 4–6)
piano:
Sviatoslav Richter (Sviatoslav Richter, pianist) (1958-10) (tracks 1–3)
Sviatoslav Richter (Sviatoslav Richter, pianist) (1959-04-26 – 1959-04-28) (tracks 4–6)
balance engineer:
Harro-Hell Michna (1958-10) (tracks 1–3)
Heinz Wildhagen (1959-05) (tracks 4–6)
composer:
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1845) (tracks 1–3)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1900 – 1901-04) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Witold Rowicki (1958-10) (tracks 1–3)
Stanisław Wisłocki (1959-04-26 – 1959-04-28) (tracks 4–6)
orchestra:
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra (1959-04-26 – 1959-04-28) (tracks 4–6)
producer:
Wolfgang Lohse (tracks 1–3)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 4–6)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1959) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland (1959-04-26 – 1959-04-28) (tracks 4–6)
is the basis for:
All by Myself (track 5)
Preghiera (track 5)
part of:
Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18 (movement) (tracks 4–6)
recording of:
Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18: I. Moderato (1959-04-26 – 1959-04-28) (track 4)
referred to in medleys: