Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 23, 7 & 12

Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 23, 7 & 12

by Leon Fleisher
     
 

One of the most dazzling and sublime pianists of his age, Leon Fleisher has triumphed in a career of uncommon breadth and drama. Fleisher was only fifteen when legendary conductor Pierre Monteux hailed him as “the pianistic find of the century.” His brilliant career – superbly documented in his recordings for CBS Masterworks – was cut short by an impairment in his…  See more details below

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One of the most dazzling and sublime pianists of his age, Leon Fleisher has triumphed in a career of uncommon breadth and drama. Fleisher was only fifteen when legendary conductor Pierre Monteux hailed him as “the pianistic find of the century.” His brilliant career – superbly documented in his recordings for CBS Masterworks – was cut short by an impairment in his right hand, which forced him to focus for many years on repertoire for the left hand. In the last decade, following new forms of treatment and therapy, Fleisher has miraculously resumed his performance of two-hand literature. This new recording of Mozart Piano Concertos is a welcome addition to Fleisher’s distinguished catalogue of recordings available from Sony Masterworks. From the Label

Product Details

Release Date:
03/31/2009
Label:
Masterworks
UPC:
0886974350521
catalogNumber:
743505
Rank:
34879

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  1. Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414 (K. 385p)  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra  - Leon Fleisher  - Leon Fleisher  - Dagmar Munck  - Francisco de Mulder Bonello
  2. Concerto for 3 (or 2) pianos & orchestra in F major ("Lodron," "Concerto No. 7"), K. 242  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra  - Leon Fleisher  - Leon Fleisher  - Dagmar Munck  - Francisco de Mulder Bonello  - Katherine Jacobson Fleisher
  3. Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra  - Leon Fleisher  - Leon Fleisher  - Dagmar Munck  - Francisco de Mulder Bonello

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