Acceptera cookies

NaxosDirect använder cookies. Genom att fortsätta på sidan godkänner du användandet av cookies.
Jag accepterar
Image

Rachmaninov, Sergey - Piano Concertos Nos. 2 & 3 - Hough, Stephen (piano)


159 kr - Utgången

ÅRETS ALBUM 2007 / UPSALA NYA TIDNING

Stephen Hough’s definitive performances of Rachmaninov’s piano concertos were recorded live in Dallas in 2004. Originally issued as a 2-CD set, we are now making the two most popular concertos, Nos 2 and 3, available on a single disc.

The original release met with astonishing critical acclaim:

‘Hough. Litton. Rachmaninov concertos. Hyperion. Already a mouth-watering prospect, is it not? So, like the old Fry’s Five Boys chocolate advert, does Anticipation match Realisation in these five much recorded confections? The answer is “yes” on almost every level’
(Gramophone)

‘This is the best set of Rachmaninov Piano Concertos ever recorded. You have no idea how hard I worked not to come
to this conclusion, knowing full well just how skeptically such a claim is likely to be received. I compared Stephen Hough to multiple Ashkenazy renditions, to Earl Wild, to Zoltan Kocsis, to Argerich, Rubinstein, Richter, Rodriguez, and Horowitz. I ploughed through several obscure Russian recordings, two cycles on Naxos, and a slew of EMIs. I re-auditioned Pletnev and sampled two separate remasterings of Rachmaninov’s own performances. I listened with scores, then waited a few days, and then tried again without them. I played these discs to colleagues, to friends, and to people whose musical judgment I trust as much if not more than my own. But the conclusion was inescapable: there never has been a complete cycle at this level of consistent excellence. There’s no doubt about it’ (Classicstoday.com)
Stephen Hough, piano
Dallas Symphony Orchestra/Andrew Litton
Sergey Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor Op 18
1 Moderato
2 Adagio sostenuto
3 Allegro scherzando

Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor Op 30
4 Allegro ma non tanto
5 Intermezzo: Adagio
6 Finale: Alla breve
Fakta
Artikelnummer CDA67649
Streckkod 0034571176499
Utgivningsdatum 2007-10-08
Kategori Piano
Skivbolag Hyperion
Enhet CD
Antal enheter 1
Utövare
Artister Hough, Stephen (piano)
Dirigenter Litton, Andrew
Kompositörer Rachmaninov, Sergey
Skriv din egen recension
Du måste logga in för att kunna skriva en recension
Om du tycker om Piano Concertos Nos. 2 & 3, berätta det gärna för dina vänner! Du kan snabbt och enkelt dela denna sida direkt på Facebook, Twitter och via e-post här nedanför.

Rekommendationer

Image
149 kr
Grieg / Liszt - Piano Concertos - Hough, Stephen (piano)
Image
159 kr
Tsontakis, George - Man of Sorrows - Hough, Stephen (piano)
Image
149 kr
Brahms, Johannes - Piano Concerto No. 2 - Hamelin, Marc-André (piano)
Image
279 kr
Rachmaninov, Sergey - Piano Concertos Nos. 1-4 - Hough, Stephen (piano)
Chopin, Frédéric - Four Ballades / Four Scherzos - Hough, Stephen (piano) CDA67456 2004-02-16 149 kr
Fåtal i lager Köp +
Shostakovich, Dmitry - Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 - Hamelin, Marc-André (piano) CDA67425 2003-11-17 159 kr
Utgången
Saint-Saëns, Camille - Romantic Piano Concerto, Vol. 27 - Hough, Stephen (piano) CDA67331 2001-09-10 279 kr
Mendelssohn, Felix - Romantic Piano Concerto, Vol. 17 - Hough, Stephen (piano) CDA66969 1997-08-15 149 kr
Liebermann, Lowell - Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 - Hough, Stephen (piano) CDA66966 1996-08-01 159 kr
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image
Mitt konto
Min varukorg: 0 artiklar