Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: 1. Allegro ma non tanto
Sergei Rachmaninoff 17:31
2 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: 2. Intermezzo. Adagio
Sergei Rachmaninoff 10:39
3 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: 3. Finale. Alla breve
Sergei Rachmaninoff 15:06
4 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 36: 1. Allegro agitato
Sergei Rachmaninoff 9:52
5 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 36: 2. Non allegro
Sergei Rachmaninoff 8:13
6 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 36: 3. Allegro molto
Sergei Rachmaninoff 7:04
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: 1. Allegro con sprito
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 20:44
2 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: 2. Andantino semplice
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 7:05
3 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: 3. Allegro con fuoco
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 6:54
4 Prelude in D, op. 23 no. 4
Sergei Rachmaninoff 4:43
5 Prelude in G minor, op. 23 no. 5
Sergei Rachmaninoff 4:05
6 Prelude in E-flat, op. 23 no. 6
Sergei Rachmaninoff 3:41
7 Prelude in C minor, op. 23 no. 7
Sergei Rachmaninoff 2:53
8 Etude-Tableau in E-flat minor, op. 39 no. 5
Sergei Rachmaninoff 5:17
9 Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2
Sergei Rachmaninoff 4:52
10 Prelude in G, op. 32 no. 5
Sergei Rachmaninoff 3:27
11 Prelude in G-sharp minor, op. 32 no. 12
Sergei Rachmaninoff 2:43
12 ’Les saisons,’ op. 37b: Juin: Barcarolle
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 4:40
13 ’Les saisons,’ op. 37b: Mars: Chant de l’alouette
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 2:30

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Van Cliburn (tracks 4–6)
Van Cliburn (1958-05-19) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1909 – 1909-09-23) (tracks 1, 1–2, 2–3, 3)
conductor:
Кирилл Петрович Кондрашин (conductor) (1958-05-19) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Symphony of the Air (1958-05-19) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 1–3)
recording engineer:
Edwin Begley (sound engineer in RCA Victor) (1958-05-19) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1958-05-19) (tracks 1–3)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 36: I. Allegro agitato (Horowitz performance edition) (track 4)
live recording of:
part of:
Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30 (movement) (tracks 1, 1–2, 2–3, 3)
Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 36 (original 1913 version) (tracks 4–6)
recording of:

CD 2

piano:
Van Cliburn (tracks 4–13)
Van Cliburn (1958-05-30) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (track 12)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1874-11 – 1875-02) (tracks 1, 1–2, 2–3, 3)
conductor:
Kiril Kondrashin (conductor) (1958-05-30) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra (1958-05-30) (tracks 1–3)
orchestrator:
producer:
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 1–3)
recording engineer:
John Crawford (sound engineer, mainly for RCA classical recordings) (1958-05-30) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1958-05-30) (tracks 1–3)
arrangements:
Morceaux de fantaisie, op. 3: no. 2 Prélude in C-sharp minor (2-piano version by composer) (track 9)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (for organ, Vierne) (track 9)
Prelude in G minor (for violin, arr. by Ernst Schliephake) (track 5)
is the basis for:
AMERICA (STAGE 1) (City Connection) (tracks 1, 1)
Concerto (tracks 1, 1)
Tonight We Love (Freddy Martin 1941 hit) (tracks 1, 1)
live recording of:
orchestrations:
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (orch. by Lucien Cailliet) (track 9)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (orchestrated by H. Wood) (track 9)
Prelude in G major, op. 32 no. 5 (orch. by Lucien Cailliet) (track 10)
Prelude in G minor, op. 23 no. 5 (orch. by Lucien Cailliet) (track 5)
Preludes in C-sharp minor (orch. by Stokowski) (track 9)
part of:
The Seasons, op. 37b (orchestrated by Gauk) (track 12)
10 Preludes, op. 23 (tracks 4–7)
13 Preludes, op. 32 (tracks 10–11)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Comedy in Music, Part I (tracks 1, 1)
version of:

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 19)
ASIN: US: B00000HY8C [info]