Martha Argerich, The Collection, Vol. 2: The Concerto Recordings

Martha Argerich, The Collection, Vol. 2: The Concerto Recordings

by Martha Argerich
     
 
In September 2008, Deutsche Grammophon released the first volume in this series celebrating the recordings of Martha Argerich. That best-selling first volume of solo recitals is now followed by this collection of the pianist’s concerto recordings.

From her scintillating debut playing Prokofiev and Ravel under Claudio Abbado in 1967 to

Overview

In September 2008, Deutsche Grammophon released the first volume in this series celebrating the recordings of Martha Argerich. That best-selling first volume of solo recitals is now followed by this collection of the pianist’s concerto recordings.

From her scintillating debut playing Prokofiev and Ravel under Claudio Abbado in 1967 to her most recent collaboration with the same conductor in 2004, these seven CDs capture the range and technical brilliance of this classical music icon.

The CDs are packaged with original LP-cover artwork along with new liner notes and a host of photos. Each recording has been newly mastered to ensure the highest quality listening experience. This budget-priced box is a valuable addition to any library.

Includes:

  • CD 1: Prokofiev: Concerto no. 3; Ravel: Piano Concerto in G [Berlin Philharmonic/Abbado]
  • CD 2: Chopin: Concerto no. 1; Liszt: Concerto no. 1; Ravel: Piano Concerto in G [London Symphony Orchestra/Abbado]
  • CD 3: Tchaikovsky: Concerto no. 1 [Royal Philharmonia Orchestra/Dutoit]; Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin, Piano, and Strings [Gidon Kremer/Orpheus Chamber Orchestra]
  • CD 4: Schumann: Piano Concerto; Chopin: Concerto no. 2 [National Symphony Orchestra/Rostropovich]
  • CD 5: Beethoven: Concerto no. 1; Concerto no. 2 [Philharmonia Orchestra/Sinopoli]
  • CD 6: Shostakovich: Concerto for Piano, Trumpet, and Strings [Guy Touvron, solo trumpet]; Haydn: Piano Concerto Hob. XVIII:11 [Württembergisches Kommerorchester Heilbronn/Faerber]; Tchaikovsky: Concerto no. 1 [Berlin Philharmonic/Abbado/Live recording]
  • CD 7: Beethoven: Concerto no. 3; Concerto no. 2 [Mahler Chamber Orchestra/Abbado/Live recordings]

-- From the Label

Product Details

Release Date:
08/18/2009
Label:
Deutsche Grammophon
UPC:
0028947781240
catalogNumber:
001319202
Rank:
37468

Tracks

  1. Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26
  2. Piano Concerto in G major
  3. Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11, CT. 47
  4. Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, S. 124 (LW H4)
  5. Piano Concerto in G major
  6. Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23
  7. Concerto for piano, violin, and string orchestra in D minor
  8. Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54
  9. Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21, CT. 48
  10. Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15
  11. Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op. 19
  12. Piano Concerto No. 1, for piano, trumpet & strings, in C minor, Op. 35
  13. Keyboard Concerto in D major, H. 18/11
  14. Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23
  15. Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
  16. Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op. 19

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