Tracklist

SACD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto No. 1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 1: I. Vivace
Sergei Rachmaninov 12:33
2 Piano Concerto No. 1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 1: II. Andante
Sergei Rachmaninov 5:40
3 Piano Concerto No. 1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 1: III. Allegro vivace
Sergei Rachmaninov 7:58
4 Piano Concerto No. 4 in G minor, Op. 40: I. Allegro vivace
Sergei Rachmaninov 9:07
5 Piano Concerto No. 4 in G minor, Op. 40: II. Largo
Sergei Rachmaninov 6:22
6 Piano Concerto No. 4 in G minor, Op. 40: III. Allegro vivace
Sergei Rachmaninov 9:16
7 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Introduction. Allegro vivace
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:09
8 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: I. Variation I. Precedente
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:19
9 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Theme L'istesso tempo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:18
10 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation II. L'istesso tempo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:18
11 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation III. L'istesso tempo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:24
12 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation IV. Più vivo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:27
13 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation V. Tempo precedente
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:28
14 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation VI. L'istesso tempo
Sergei Rachmaninov 1:06
15 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation VII. Meno mosso, a tempo moderato
Sergei Rachmaninov 1:06
16 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation VIII. Tempo I
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:32
17 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation IX. L'istesso tempo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:30
18 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation X. Poco marcato
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:49
19 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XI. Moderato
Sergei Rachmaninov 1:27
20 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XII. Tempo di minuetto
Sergei Rachmaninov 1:24
21 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XIII. Allegro
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:28
22 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XIV. L'istesso tempo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:43
23 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XV. Più vivo scherzando
Sergei Rachmaninov 1:09
24 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XVI. Allegretto
Sergei Rachmaninov 1:40
25 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XVII. (Allegretto)
Sergei Rachmaninov 2:13
26 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XVIII. Andante cantabile
Sergei Rachmaninov 2:57
27 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XIX. A tempo vivace
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:27
28 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XX. Un poco più vivo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:34
29 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XXI. Un poco più vivo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:25
30 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XXII. XXII. Un poco più vivo (Alla breve)
Sergei Rachmaninov 1:37
31 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XXIII. L'istesso tempo
Sergei Rachmaninov 0:51
32 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XXIV. A tempo un poco meno mosso
Sergei Rachmaninov 1:24
SACD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: I. Moderato
Sergei Rachmaninov 9:59
2 Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto
Sergei Rachmaninov 11:03
3 Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: III. Allegro scherzando
Sergei Rachmaninov 11:33
4 Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: I. Allegro ma non tanto
Sergei Rachmaninov 15:05
5 Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: II. Intermezzo. Adagio
Sergei Rachmaninov 9:56
6 Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: III. Finale. Alla breve
Sergei Rachmaninov 13:21

Credits

SACD 1

piano:
Stephen Hough (pianist) (2003-06-29) (tracks 7–32)
Stephen Hough (pianist) (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
composer:
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1890 – 1891-07-06) (tracks 1–3)
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1914 – 1941) (tracks 4–6)
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1934-07-03 – 1934-08-18) (tracks 7–32)
conductor:
Andrew Litton (conductor) (2003-06-29) (tracks 7–32)
Andrew Litton (conductor) (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
Dallas Symphony Orchestra (2003-06-29) (tracks 7–32)
Dallas Symphony Orchestra (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Andrew Keener (engineer/editor/producer) (tracks 1–32)
recording engineer:
Jeff Mee (2003-06-29) (tracks 7–32)
Jeff Mee (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
revised by:
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1917) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Eugene McDermott Concert Hall (at Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center) in Dallas, Texas, United States (2003-06-29) (tracks 7–22, 24–32)
Eugene McDermott Concert Hall (at Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center) in Dallas, Texas, United States (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
arrangements:
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43: Variation XVIII (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 26)
is the basis for:
E Sarà Così (song based on "Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini") (track 26)
live recording of:
Piano Concerto no. 4 in G minor, op. 40: II. Largo (2004-04 – 2004-05) (track 5)
Piano Concerto no. 4 in G minor, op. 40: III. Allegro vivace (standard 1941 version) (2004-04 – 2004-05) (track 6)
part of:
Piano Concerto no. 4 in G minor, op. 40 (movement) (tracks 4–6)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43 (for piano and orchestra) (tracks 7–32)

SACD 2

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1900-12-15) (tracks 1–3)
piano:
Stephen Hough (pianist) (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
composer:
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1900 – 1901-04) (tracks 1–3)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1909 – 1909-09-23) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Andrew Litton (conductor) (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
Dallas Symphony Orchestra (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Andrew Keener (engineer/editor/producer) (tracks 1–6)
recording engineer:
Jeff Mee (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
Eugene McDermott Concert Hall (at Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center) in Dallas, Texas, United States (2004-04 – 2004-05) (tracks 1–6)
is the basis for:
All by Myself (track 2)
Preghiera (track 2)
live recording of:
part of:
Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18 (movement) (tracks 1–3)
Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30 (movement) (tracks 4–6)
referred to in medleys:
Comedy in Music, Part I (tracks 1–2)

Release

executive producer:Simon Perry (classical music producer)
Michael Spring (producer)
ASIN:UK: B00030NU9U [info]
discography entry:https://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/al.asp?al=SACDA67501/2 [info]