The Art of Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli

Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano

NDR Sinfonieorchester, Wiener Philharmoniker

Carlo Maria Giulini, Cord Garben, conductors

Deutsche Grammophon, 1971-1990 (2003)

Description

The Art of Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli – Tracklist:

Disc 1

NDR Sinfonieorchester

Cord Garben, conductor

Live Recording

  1. Applause
  2. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 13 in C major, K. 415 (K. 387b): 1. Allegro
  3. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 13 in C major, K. 415 (K. 387b): 2. Andante
  4. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 13 in C major, K. 415 (K. 387b): 3. Rondeau. Allegro
  5. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major, K. 450: 1. Allegro
  6. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major, K. 450: 2. Andante
  7. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major, K. 450: 3. Allegro

Disc 2

NDR Sinfonieorchester

Cord Garben, conductor

Live Recording

  1. Applause
  2. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466: 1. Allegro
  3. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466: 2. Romance
  4. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466: 3. Allegro assai
  5. Applause
  6. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major, K. 503: 1. Allegro maestoso
  7. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major, K. 503: 2. Andante
  8. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major, K. 503: 3. Allegretto
  9. Applause

Disc 3

Wiener Philharmoniker

Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor

Live Recording

  1. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15: 1. Allegro con brio
  2. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15: 2. Largo
  3. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15: 3. Rondo. Allegro
  4. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37: 1. Allegro con brio
  5. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37: 2. Largo
  6. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37: 3. Rondo. Allegro

Disc 4

Wiener Philharmoniker

Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor

Live Recording

  1. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major (‘Emperor’), Op. 73: 1. Allegro
  2. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major (‘Emperor’), Op. 73: 2. Adagio un poco mosso – attacca:
  3. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major (‘Emperor’), Op. 73: 3. Rondo. Allegro
  4. Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat major (‘Grand Sonata’), Op. 7: 1. Allegro molto e con brio
  5. Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat major (‘Grand Sonata’), Op. 7: 2. Largo, con gran espressione
  6. Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat major (‘Grand Sonata’), Op. 7: 3. Allegro – Minore – Allegro
  7. Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat major (‘Grand Sonata’), Op. 7: 4. Rondo. Poco Allegretto e grazioso

Disc 5

  1. Schubert: Piano Sonata No. 4 in A minor, D. 537 (Op. posth. 164): 1. Allegro, ma non troppo
  2. Schubert: Piano Sonata No. 4 in A minor, D. 537 (Op. posth. 164): 2. Allegretto, quasi andantino
  3. Schubert: Piano Sonata No. 4 in A minor, D. 537 (Op. posth. 164): 3. Allegro vivace
  4. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 43 in G minor, Op. 67/2, CT. 93
  5. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 34 in C major, Op. 56/2, CT. 84
  6. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 45 in A minor, Op. 67/4, CT. 95
  7. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 47 in A minor, Op. 68/2, CT. 97
  8. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 46 in C major, Op. 68/1, CT. 96
  9. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 22 in G sharp minor, Op. 33/1, CT. 72
  10. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 20 in D flat major, Op. 30/3, CT. 70
  11. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 19 in B minor, Op. 30/2, CT. 69
  12. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 25 in B minor, Op. 33/4, CT. 75
  13. Chopin: Mazurka for piano No. 49 in F minor, Op. 68/4, CT. 99
  14. Chopin: Prelude for piano No. 25 in C sharp minor, Op. 45, CT. 190
  15. Chopin: Ballade for piano No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23, CT. 2
  16. Chopin: Scherzo for piano No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 31, CT. 198

Disc 6

  1. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 2. Pierrot. Moderato
  2. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 3. Arlequin. Vivo
  3. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 4. Valse noble. Un poco maestoso
  4. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 5. Eusebius. Adagio
  5. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 6. Florestan. Passionato
  6. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 7. Coquette. Vivo
  7. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 8. Réplique. L’istesso tempo – (Sphinxes)
  8. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 9. Papillons. Prestissimo
  9. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 10. A.S.C.H. – S.C.H.A. (Lettres dansantes) – Presto
  10. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 11. Chiarina. Passionato
  11. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 12. Chopin. Agitato
  12. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 13. Estrella. Con affetto
  13. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 14. Reconnaissance. Animato
  14. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 15. Pantalon et Colombine. Presto
  15. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 16. Valse allemande. Molto vivace
  16. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 17. Paganini. Intermezzo. Presto
  17. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 18. Aveu. Passionato
  18. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 19. Promenade. Comodo
  19. Schumann: Carnaval for piano, Op. 9: 20. Pause. Vivo
  20. Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien (‘Phantasiebilder’), for piano, Op. 26: I. Allegro. Sehr lebhaft
  21. Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien (‘Phantasiebilder’), for piano, Op. 26: II. Romanze. Ziemlich langsam
  22. Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien (‘Phantasiebilder’), for piano, Op. 26: III. Scherzino
  23. Brahms: Ballades (4) for piano, Op. 10: 2. Andante – Allegro non troppo – Molto staccato e leggiero – Andante
  24. Brahms: Ballades (4) for piano, Op. 10: 3. Intermezzo. Allegro
  25. Brahms: Ballades (4) for piano, Op. 10: 4. Andante con moto

Disc 7

  1. Debussy: Préludes (12) for piano, Book I, L. 117: VI. Des pas sur la neige. Triste et lent
  2. Debussy: Préludes (12) for piano, Book I, L. 117: VII. Ce qu’a vu le vent d’Ouest. Animé et tumultueux
  3. Debussy: Préludes (12) for piano, Book I, L. 117: VIII. La fille aux cheveux de lin. Très calme et doucement expressif
  4. Debussy: Préludes (12) for piano, Book I, L. 117: IX. La sérénade interrompue. Modérément animé
  5. Debussy: Children’s Corner, suite for piano (or orchestra), L. 113: III. Serenade for the Doll. Allegretto ma non troppo
  6. Debussy: Children’s Corner, suite for piano (or orchestra), L. 113: VI. Golliwogg’s Cake-walk. Allegro giusto

Disc 8

  1. Debussy: Préludes (12) for piano, Book II, L. 123: VI. ‘General Lavine’ – eccentric. Dans le style et le Mouvement d’un Cake-Walk
  2. Debussy: Préludes (12) for piano, Book II, L. 123: VII. La Terrasse des audiences du clair de lune. Lent
  3. Debussy: Préludes (12) for piano, Book II, L. 123: VIII. Ondine. Scherzando
  4. Debussy: Préludes (12) for piano, Book II, L. 123: IX. Hommage à S. Pickwick Esq. P.P.M.P.C. Grave
  5. Debussy: Images (3), for piano, Set I, L. 110: I. Reflets dans l’eau. Andantino molto
  6. Debussy: Images (3), for piano, Set II, L. 111: II. Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut. Lent