Sir Georg Solti and Murray Perahia: Bartok's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion

Sir Georg Solti and Murray Perahia: Bartok's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion

Cast: Evelyn Glennie, David Corkhill, Georg Solti, Murray Perahia

     
 

Though undoubtedly best known as a classical conductor, Briton Sir Georg Solti was in fact one of the world's most accomplished concert pianists as well, and unveils that aspect of his musical intuition in this release - a film of a now-famous session on Bela Bartok's "Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion," with Murray Perahia on the other piano and the two percussion…  See more details below

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Though undoubtedly best known as a classical conductor, Briton Sir Georg Solti was in fact one of the world's most accomplished concert pianists as well, and unveils that aspect of his musical intuition in this release - a film of a now-famous session on Bela Bartok's "Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion," with Murray Perahia on the other piano and the two percussion roles filled by David Corkhill and Evelyn Glennie. As an added bonus, the program includes a documentary about the making of the CBS Masterworks recording by the aforementioned artists of Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/30/2008
UPC:
0032031440395
Original Release:
1987
Rating:
NR
Source:
Kultur Video
Region Code:
0
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
1:00:00
Sales rank:
88,187

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Sir Georg Solti/Murray Perahia: Bartok's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion
1. Sir Georg's Link to Bartok [5:14]
2. An Adventurous Variety of Sounds [5:20]
3. Solti & Perahia's Friendship [2:48]
4. Listening to Playbacks [5:19]
5. Recording the Second Movement [2:47]
6. Final Sessions [8:04]
7. Assai Lento Allegro Molto [13:27]
8. Lento, Ma Non Troppo [6:40]
9. Allegro Non Troppo [6:41]
10. Credits [1:14]

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