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Classic Archive: Artur Rubinstein - The Legendary Moscow Recital

Overview

This classical music performance film consists of a piano recital performed by the late, legendary concert pianist Artur Rubinstein and filmed in Moscow on October 1, 1964. The pieces in question, showcase the composers Debussy, Chopin, Villa-Lobos and Schumann but place the heaviest emphasis on Chopin, and include his "Polonaise in F Sharp Minor, Op.44" and "Nocturne in D Flat Major, Op. 27 No. 2," "Barcarolle in F Sharp Major, Op.60" and "Etude in A Flat Major, Op.25 No.1" ...
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Overview

This classical music performance film consists of a piano recital performed by the late, legendary concert pianist Artur Rubinstein and filmed in Moscow on October 1, 1964. The pieces in question, showcase the composers Debussy, Chopin, Villa-Lobos and Schumann but place the heaviest emphasis on Chopin, and include his "Polonaise in F Sharp Minor, Op.44" and "Nocturne in D Flat Major, Op. 27 No. 2," "Barcarolle in F Sharp Major, Op.60" and "Etude in A Flat Major, Op.25 No.1" among many other selections.
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Special Features

Chopin; Excerpt from the Etude in E Minor, Op. 25 No. 5; Excerpt from the Etude in C Minor, Op. 25 No. 12; Canada, 1928
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/27/2009
  • UPC: 899132000787
  • Original Release: 1964
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  • Source: Euroarts
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Pan & Scan
  • Time: 1:37:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 34,450

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Arthur Rubinstein Piano
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Classic Archive: Artur Rubinstein - The Legendary Moscow Recital
1. Polonaise in F Sharp Minor, Op.44 [10:46]
2. Impromptu in G Flat Major, Op.51 [5:22]
3. Nocturne in D Flat Major, Op. 27 No. 2 [6:17]
4. I: Grave, Doppio Movimento [5:21]
5. II: Scherzo [6:53]
6. III: Marche Funèbre, Lento [8:18]
7. IV: Finale, Presto [2:15]
8. Barcarolle in F Sharp Major, Op.60 [9:34]
9. Etude in A Flat Major, Op.25 No.1 [2:37]
10. Etude in G Flat Major, Op.10 No.5 [1:41]
11. Etude in E Minor, Op.25 No.5 [3:02]
12. Etude in C Sharp Minor, Op.10 No.4 [2:38]
13. Waltz in A Minor, Op.34 No.2 [5:44]
14. Polonaise in A Flat Major, Op. 53 "Heroic" [8:31]
16. Waltz in A Flat Major, Op.34 No.1 [4:28]
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Disc #1 -- Classic Archive: Artur Rubinstein - The Legendary Moscow Recital
   Frédéric Chopin
      Piano Sonata No.2 in B Flat Minor, Op.35
   Robert Schumann
   Claude Debussy
   Heitor Villa-Lobos
   Bonus
      Excerpt From the Etude in E Minor, Op.25 No.5 (Frangment de L'Étude en mi Mineur, Op.25 No.5)
      Excerpt From the Etude in C Minor, Op.25 No.12 (Fragment de L'Étude en ut Mineur, Op.25 No.12)
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   Classic Archive
      Catalogue
         The French Piano School
         Perlman
         Rubenstein
         Great Voices of the Golden Age
         Fricsay
         Schwarzkoph
         Cziffra, Bolet, Moiseiwitsch
         Boulez
         Rozhdestvensky
         Nikolayeva
         Richter
         Weissenberg
         Michelangeli
      Credits
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