Claudio Arrau: The 80th Birthday Recital


This musical performance video by pianist Claudio Arrau is a special recital to honor his position as a virtuoso. Special renditions of Beethoven, Debussy and others an can be enjoyed.
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This musical performance video by pianist Claudio Arrau is a special recital to honor his position as a virtuoso. Special renditions of Beethoven, Debussy and others an can be enjoyed.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/31/2012
  • UPC: 880242586780
  • Original Release: 1989
  • Source: Euroarts
  • Region Code: 0
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Stereo
  • Sound: stereo
  • Language: English, Deutsche, Français, Español
  • Time: 1:51:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 53,008

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Claudio Arrau
Technical Credits
Kirk Browning Director
Peter Rosen Director, Executive Producer
Agustin Arrau Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Claudio Arrau: The 80th Birthday Recital
1. Opening credits - 'Claudio Arrau is a unique'/Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 21 'Waldstein' [4:32]
2. I. Allegro con brio [12:21]
3. II. Introduzione. Adagio molto [3:36]
4. III. Rondo Allegretto moderato - Prestissimo [10:17]
5. 'The Sonata No. 21 in C major' [:49]
6. 'Speaking of Beethoven'/Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 'Appassionata' [2:40]
7. I. Allegro assai [11:23]
8. II. Andante con moto - attacca [6:44]
9. III. Allegro, ma non troppo - Presto [8:21]
10. 'This has been Beethoven's Appassionata Sonata' [1:30]
11. 'This is Martin Bookspan once again' [2:06]
12. Debussy: Reflets dans l'eau [4:54]
13. 'Reflets dans l'eau' [1:40]
14. Liszt: Les jeux d'eaux à la Villa d'Este [8:34]
15. 'The Fountains of the Villa d'Este' [2:22]
16. Liszt: Ballade No. 2 in B minor [12:35]
17. 'Franz Liszt's Ballade No. 2' [:38]
18. Chopin: Scherzo No. 1 in B minor [10:41]
19. 'The Scherzo No. 1 in B minor' [4:33]
20. Credits [:49]
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Disc #1 -- Claudio Arrau: The 80th Birthday Recital
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