Maurizio Pollini (pianist)

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Maurizio Pollini (born January 5 1942) is an Italian pianist. He is known for performances of compositions by Beethoven, Chopin and Debussy, among others. He has also championed and performed works by contemporary composers such as Pierre Boulez, Karlheinz Stockhausen, George Benjamin, Roberto Carnevale, Gianluca Cascioli and Bruno Maderna. Works composed for him include Luigi Nono's ..... sofferte onde serene ..., Giacomo Manzoni's Masse: omaggio a Edgard Varèse and Salvatore Sciarrino's Fifth Sonata.

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Discography

Album

YearTitleArtistRatingReleases
1973ÉtudesChopin; Maurizio Pollini14
1975Das KlavierwerkArnold Schoenberg; Maurizio Pollini53
1975PréludesChopin; Maurizio Pollini52
1976Piano Concertos Nos. 19 & 23Mozart; Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm5
1976Pianos Concertos no. 2 & 4Ludwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Eugen Jochum, Karl Böhm33
1976PolonaisesChopin; Maurizio Pollini56
1978Piano Concerto no. 3 / Piano Sonata no. 31Ludwig van Beethoven; Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm, Maurizio Pollini3
1979Klavierkonzert no. 5 Es-Dur op. 73Ludwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm3
1980Klavierkonzert Nr. 1Johannes Brahms; Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm, Maurizio Pollini3
1983Klavierkonzert · Piano Concerto no. 1 C‐durLudwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Eugen Jochum41
1985Piano Sonatas nos. 2 & 3Chopin; Maurizio Pollini1
1987Klavierquintett op. 34Johannes Brahms; Maurizio Pollini, Quartetto Italiano3
1987Klavierkonzert Nr. 2Johannes Brahms; Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado3
1987Fantasie, op. 17 / Sonate, op. 11Robert Schumann; Maurizio Pollini1
1987The Late Piano SonatasFranz Schubert; Maurizio Pollini2
1989Sonaten Opp. 31/2 "Der Sturm", 53 "Waldstein", 79, 81a "Les Adieux"Ludwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
1989Klaviersonaten D 958 & D 959Schubert; Maurizio Pollini1
1990Klaviersonate D 960, Allegretto D 915, 3 Klavierstücke D 946Schubert; Maurizio Pollini1
1990KlavierkonzerteRobert Schumann, Arnold Schönberg; Maurizio Pollini, Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado1
1990Sonate H-mollFranz Liszt; Maurizio Pollini1
1991Symphonische Etuden / ArabeskeRobert Schumann; Maurizio Pollini1
19914 Scherzi / Berceuse / BarcarolleChopin; Maurizio Pollini1
1991Sonaten opp. 27/1 · 27/2 · 28: »Mondschein / Moonlight / Au clair de lune · Pastorale«Ludwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini3
1992Estudios / PolonesasFrédéric Chopin; Maurizio Pollini1
1992La donna del lagoGioacchino Rossini; Coro Filarmonico di Praga, The Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Maurizio Pollini1
1994Klavierkonzerte Nos. 1&2Ludwig van Beethoven; Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado, Maurizio Pollini1
1994Schumann: Klavierkonzert - Piano Concerto/Symphonishe Etüden / ArabeskeSchumann; Pollini, Berliner Philharmoniker, Abbado1
1994Concertos pour piano no. 4 et no. 5 "L'Empereur"Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini4
1994Debussy: 12 Etudes / Berg: Sonate, op. 1Debussy, Berg; Maurizio Pollini1
1995Klavierkonzerte Nos. 3 & 4Beethoven; Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado, Maurizio Pollini1
1995Piano Concerto no. 5 / Choral FantasyLudwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini, Berliner Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm, Claudio Abbado2
1996Schubert: Wanderer-Fantasie / Schumann: Fantasie, op. 17Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann; Maurizio Pollini1
1996Klaviersonate No. 1 / Symphonische Etüden Op. 13Robert Schumann; Maurizio Pollini1
1997Klavierkonzert No. 2Brahms; Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado, Maurizio Pollini51
1998Klavierkonzert No. 1Brahms; Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado, Maurizio Pollini1
1999Piano Concertos nos. 1 & 2 / Two PortraitsBartók; Maurizio Pollini, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Shlomo Mintz, London Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado2
19994 Ballades / Fantaisie op. 49 / Prélude op. 45Chopin; Maurizio Pollini1
1999Préludes I / L'Isle joyeuseDebussy; Maurizio Pollini51
2000Diabelli VariationenBeethoven; Maurizio Pollini51
2000Piano Concerto No.1 / Meerestille und glückliche Fahrt / Choral FantasyBeethoven; Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Eugen Jochum, Claudio Abbado1
2001Davidsbündlertänze / Concert sans orchestreRobert Schumann; Maurizio Pollini1
200112 Etudes op. 25 / Piano sonata no. 2 / BerceuseFrédéric Chopin; Maurizio Pollini1
2001Piano Sonatas op. 106 Hammerklavier, op. 111Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
2001Piano Sonatas: Op. 27 no. 1 / Moonlight / The Tempest / WaldsteinLudwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
2002Vienna Philharmonic: 1972-1981 (disc 3)Mozart; Maurizio Pollini1
2002Kreisleriana, Gesänge der Frühe, Allegro in B minorSchumann; Pollini1
2002Schubert: Sonata D. 845 / Schumann: Sonata op. 11Schubert, Schumann; Maurizio Pollini1
2003Sonatas opp. 54, 57, 78, 90Beethoven; Pollini1
2004Sonatas opp. 10 & 13 “Pathétique”Beethoven; Pollini1
2005NocturnesChopin; Maurizio Pollini1
2006Piano Concertos K. 453 & 467Mozart; Wiener Philharmoniker, Maurizio Pollini1
2007Klavierkonzerte Nos. 3 & 4Ludwig van Beethoven; Wiener Philharmoniker, Maurizio Pollini, Karl Böhm1
2007Piano Sonatas, op. 2Ludwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
2008Piano Concertos K. 414 & K. 491Mozart; Wiener Philharmoniker, Maurizio Pollini1
2008Opp. 33-36, 38Chopin; Maurizio Pollini2
2009The Well-Tempered Clavier IJohann Sebastian Bach; Maurizio Pollini1
2010ChopinChopin; Maurizio Pollini1
2011Klavierkonzert Nr. 1Brahms; Maurizio Pollini, Staatskapelle Dresden, Christian Thielemann2
2011Chopin Études, Opp. 10 & 25Chopin; Maurizio Pollini1
201224 Préludes / Nocturnes / Mazurkas / ScherzoChopin; Maurizio Pollini1
2013Igor Stravinsky: Petrouchka / Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata no. 7 op. 83Igor Stravinsky, Sergei Prokofiev; Maurizio Pollini1
2013Sonatas opp. 7 / 14 / 22Beethoven; Pollini1
2014Piano Sonatas opp. 31 & 49Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
2015Piano Sonatas Nos. 28 & 29Ludwig van Beethoven, Maurizio Pollini1
2016Piano Sonatas No. 30, 31 & 32Ludwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
2017Late Works opp. 59-64Chopin; Maurizio Pollini1
2018Preludes II / En blanc et noirDebussy; Maurizio Pollini, Daniele Pollini2
2019Nocturnes op. 55, Mazurkas op. 56, Berceuse op. 57, Sonata, op. 58Fryderyk Chopin; Maurizio Pollini2
ChopinChopin; Maurizio Pollini1
Wanderer-Fantasie / Klaviersonate a-moll, D. 845Schubert; Maurizio Pollini2

Album + Compilation

YearTitleArtistRatingReleases
1986Stravinsky: Pétrouchka / Prokofiev: Sonate No. 7 / Webern: Variationen, op. 27 / Boulez: Sonate No. 2Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Webern, Boulez; Maurizio Pollini2
1987Die späten KlaviersonatenLudwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini53
19885 Klavierkonzerte / ChorfantasieBeethoven; Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Böhm, Jochum, Abbado1
1988Como una ola de fuerza y luz / .....sofferte onde serene... / Contrappunto dialettico alla menteNono; Maurizio Pollini, Slavka Taskova, Nino Antonellini, Claudio Abbado51
1990Etudes / Préludes / PolonaisesFrédéric Chopin; Maurizio Pollini51
1994Die 5 KlavierkonzerteLudwig van Beethoven; Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado, Maurizio Pollini2
1994Beethoven: Sonata, op. 106 «Hammerklavier» / Schönberg: Pezzi per pianoforte, op. 19 e op. 23Beethoven, Schönberg; Maurizio Pollini1
1996Klavierkonzert No. 5 - »Emperor« Concerto / Chorfantasie - Choral FantasyBeethoven; Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm, Claudio Abbado2
1997Complete ConcertosBeethoven; Daniel Barenboim, Gidon Kremer, Anne‐Sophie Mutter, Maurizio Pollini3
1998Sonata Per Pianoforte N. 2 Op. 35; Dodici Studi Op. 10Chopin - Maurizio Pollini1
1999Sonatas / Variations / Bolero / Tarantella / Allegro de ConcertChopin; Maurizio Pollini, Lilya Zilberstein, Anatol Ugorski, Vladimir Ashkenazy1
1999Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Volume 79: Maurizio Pollini IIMaurizio Pollini1
2001Maurizio Pollini EditionMaurizio Pollini1
2001Piano Sonata D 959 / Allegretto D 915 / 3 Piano Pieces D 946Franz Schubert; Maurizio Pollini1
2003Nono: Como una ola de fuerza y luz / .....sofferte onde serene... / Manzoni: MasseNono, Manzoni; Maurizio Pollini1
2005Conciertos para Piano Nº 2 y 5 "Emperador" / Sonatas para PianoBeethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
2010Le Monde du pianoBeethoven, Schumann, Schubert; Maurizio Pollini1
2011ChopinChopin; Maurizio Pollini1
2014Complete Piano SonatasBeethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
2015Piano Sonatas No. 28 in A major, Op. 101 & No. 29 in B flat major, Op. 106 "Hammerklavier"Ludwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini1
2015The Complete Deutsche Grammophon RecordingsPollini & Abbado1
Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Volume 78: Maurizio PolliniMaurizio Pollini1
The Piano Concertos (Die Klavierkonzerte) / Tragic Overture / Haydn VariationsJohannes Brahms; Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm, Claudio Abbado1

Album + Compilation + Live

YearTitleArtistRatingReleases
2000KlavierkonzerteJohannes Brahms; Maurizio Pollini, Claudio Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker1
2001Schumann: Piano Concerto, Op. 54 / Brahms: Piano Concerto, Op. 15Schumann, Brahms; Maurizio Pollini, Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado1
2016Klavierkonzerte Nr. 1 & 2Brahms; Maurizio Pollini, Staatskapelle Dresden, Christian Thielemann1

Album + Live

YearTitleArtistRatingReleases
199212 Studies / Polonaise Fantaisie op. 61Debussy, Chopin; Maurizio Pollini1
1995“Emperor” ConcertoLudwig van Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini, Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado1
2014Klavierkonzert Nr. 2, op. 83Brahms; Maurizio Pollini, Staatskapelle Dresden, Christian Thielemann2
2020The Last Three Sonatas, opp. 109-111Beethoven; Maurizio Pollini2

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