Published March 2000
by Warner Bros Pubns .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
The Schumann Concerto and Grieg Concerto are often paired together because they are both romantic piano concertos, they both are in A minor, and they both fit easily on a CD. The recordings are from the early 80s, and they are as close as you can get to calling them definitive recordings of both concertos/5(76). The Grieg Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16, and the Schumann Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54 — two of the most popular of all piano concertos in the repertoire — reprinted from authoritative editions. In each, the 2nd piano part is an orchestral reduction, providing pianists with the 2-piano format that is the standard method for rehearsal. With Orchestral Reduction for Second Piano. By Edvard Grieg and Robert Schumann. Piano Duo (2 Pianos, 4 Hands) (2 parts included: Solo and orchestral reduction). The Grieg Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16, and the Schumann Concerto in A Minor, Op. two of the most popular of all piano concertos in the repertoireboth among the less difficult greatCategory: Piano Duo (2 Pianos, 4 Hands). Bach’s Cello Suites On The Piano. November 2, by Jed Distler. A few years ago Eleonor Bindman recorded her own four-hand edition of Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos with fellow pianist Jenny Lin.
Grieg* & Schumann* / Franck* - Clifford Curzon, Friedrich Gulda: Grieg* & Schumann* / Franck* - Clifford Curzon, Friedrich Gulda - Piano Concertos - Symphonic Variations (CD, Comp, RM) Decca: Germany: Sell This Version. Howard Shelley / Opera North Orchestra - Schumann/ Grieg/Saint-Saens: Piano Concertos CHAN The piano is slightly backward in the mix, and extramusical noises such as audience coughs, moving chairs, and loud page turns don’t help matters. If your main interest lies with the Grieg, don’t hesitate to buy this disc. For a strong Grieg/Schumann coupling, however, stick with my reference versions. Buy Now from Arkiv Music Recording. Sviatoslav Richter’s Grieg and Schumann concerto accounts sound brighter, fuller of body, and more vividly detailed in EMI’s Great Recordings of the Century transfer than previous CD and LP editions. Indeed, the sonic improvement exposes a botched splice at the outset of the Schumann first-movement cadenza. The pianist is on formidable.
The Grieg Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16, and the Schumann Concerto in A Minor, Op. two of the most popular of all piano concertos in the repertoireboth among the less difficult great concertos, reprinted from authoritative editions. Incidentally, both composers wrote only one concerto for piano. Grieg had heard Schumann's concerto played by Clara Schumann in Leipzig in , and was greatly influenced by Schumann's style generally, having been taught the piano by Schumann's friend Ernst Ferdinand Wenzel. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Sviatoslav Richter – Grieg* / Schumann* – L’Orchestre National de l’Opéra de Monte-Carlo*, Lovro von Matacic* - Concertos Pour Piano at Discogs. Complete your Sviatoslav Richter – Grieg* / Schumann* – L’Orchestre National de l’Opéra de Monte-Carlo*, Lovro von Matacic* collection. Murray Perahia’s Schumann and Grieg concertos with Colin Davis remain the most recommendable digitally recorded pairing of these war-horses, and they bloom even more via Sony’s Expanded Edition remastering.