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Sviatoslav Richter With Orchestra

On this recording, Sviatoslav Richter with Orchestra perform the following selections: Bach, J S: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV1050, with Oleg Kagan (violin) & Marina Vorozhtsova (flute)and the Moscow Conservatory Chamber Orchestra, Yuri Nikolayevsky …

Beethoven at Home

Beethoven: Appassionata, Les Adieux and Waldstein Sonatas Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 ‘Appassionata’ Piano Sonata No. 26 in E flat major, Op. 81a ‘Les Adieux’ Piano Sonata No. 21 in …

The Music of Michel Legrand

This morning I listened to Michel Legrand perform with two of his friends. I enjoyed his rhythm and his creative improvisation. While this recording is in the classical vein, read on… Legrand: Concerto Pour Piano …

Beethoven Triple Concerto

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5  and Triple Concerto Beethoven: Triple Concerto for Piano, Violin, and Cello in C major, Op. 56, performed by Isabelle Faust (violin), Jean-Guihen Queyras (violoncello) and Martin Helmchen (piano) Symphony No. 5 in …

Schubert’s Trout Quintet

Schubert: Piano Quintet in A major, D667 ‘The Trout’ Performed by Sviatoslav Richter (piano), with members of the Borodin Quartet Gramophone Magazine wrote: “This is a performance of high quality. Sviatoslav Richter in particular precisely catches …