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Nelson Freire - Radio Days - Concerto Broadcasts 1968-1979

478 6772 (2 discs)

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Playing time: 82'49"/76'13" - TT 159'02"
Tracks: 7 + 10
Booklet pages: 20
© 2014 Decca Music Group Ltd
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Nelson Freire - Radio Days - Concerto Broadcasts 1968-1979 published on 16 March 2015

Listen: Prokofiev: Andante assai (Piano Concerto No 1) (CD2 track 2, 2:50-3:43)

Nelson Freire, piano

CD1 (478 7366)

Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849):
Piano Concerto No in E minor, Op 11
1 Allegro maestoso
2 Larghetto
3 Rondo: Vivace

NDR Symphonieorchester
Heinz Wallberg, conductor
Recorded 1 March 1968 at Konzertsaal, Kieler Schloss, Germany

Robert Schumann (1810-1856):
4 Concert Introduction and Allegro in D minor, Op 134

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Reinhard Peters, conductor
Recorded 20 September 1971 at Herkulessaal, Munich, Germany

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893):
Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor, Op 23
5 Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso - Allegro con spirito
6 Andantino semplice - Prestissimo
7 Allegro con fuoco

Orchestre Philharmonique de l'ORTF
Kurt Masur, conductor
Recorded 18 February 1969 at Studio 104, ORTF, Paris, France

CD2 (478 7367)

Sergey Prokofiev (1891-1953):
Piano Concerto No 1 in D flat, Op 10
1 Allegro brioso
2 Andante assai
3 Allegro scherzando

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Yuri Ahronovitch, conductor
Recorded 2 October 1974 at Herkulessaal, Munich, Germany

Franz Liszt (1811-1886):
Piano Concerto No 2 in A minor, S 125
4 Adagio sostenuto assai - Allegro agitato assai -
5 Allegro moderato -
6 Adagio deciso - Marziale un poco meno allegro -
7 Allegro animato

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Eleazar de Carvalho, conductor
Recorded 6 December 1979 at Herkulessaal, Munich, Germany

Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943):
Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor, Op 30
8 Allegro ma non tanto
9 Intermezzo: Adagio
10 Finale: Alla breve

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
David Zinman, conductor
Recorded 24 November 1979 at Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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