Artist: Paul Badura-Skoda
Title: The Paul Badura-Skoda Edition
Year Of Release: 2017
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
Quality: FLAC (*tracks, covers)
Time: 20 CDs
Total Size: 3,4 Gb
Marking his 90th birthday, Paul Badura-Skoda has helped curate this 20-CD selection from his 1951-1965 Westminster recordings. No fewer than 18 recordings are new to CD on the yellow label, remastered from the original tapes at Abbey Road Studios.
A wonderful opportunity to present anew rare gems from the early part of an exceptionally distinguished living artist, as renowned for his technical abilities as for the scholarship of his interpretations.
To celebrate his 90th birthday, Paul Badura-Skoda has curated this selection from his Westminster recordings. In the 20 discs included here are concertos, solo and chamber works where we witness the artistic integrity of an artist who is as celebrated for his technical abilities as he is his scholarly interpretations. Newly remastered from the original tapes we are afforded a fresh evolution of these rare gems from the Westminster catalog.
CD 1 Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2
CD 2 Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos. 3 & 4
CD 3 Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos.5 / Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto1
CD 4 Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 24 & 27
CD 5 Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 20 & 23
CD 6 Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 22 & 19
CD 7 Chopin: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2
CD 8 Franck: Variations symphoniques / Rimsky-Korsakov: Piano Concerto / Scriabin: Piano Concerto
CD 9 Bacj: Toccata Bwv 911 / Italian Concerto BWV 971 / Partitas Nos. 5 & 6
CD 10 Brahms: Piano Sonata No.3; Piano Trio No.1
CD 11 Schumann: Symphonic Etudes - Kinderszenen - Carnaval
CD 12 Beethoven: Piano Sonatas No.8 "Pathétique"; No. 14 "Moonlight"; No. 23 "Appassionata"
CD 13 Schubert: "Wanderer" Fantasie; Moments musicaux; Impromptus D.899
CD 14 Chopin:Barcarolle, Fantasie, Scherzo 1-4,Berceuse
CD 15 Beethoven/Brahms/Chopin/Liszt/Mozart/Ravel/Schubert/Schulhof/Weber
CD 16 Haydn: Piano Trios Hob XV: 25 & 18 / Schubert: Piano Trio No.1
CD 17 Haydn: Piano Trio Hob.XV:16; Schubert: Piano Trio No.2
CD 18 Beethoven: "Ghost" Trio; Schubert: "Trout" Quintet
CD 19 Mozart: Works for 2 Pianos & Piano for 4 Hands
CD 20 Schubert: Works for Piano 4 Hands
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