Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 - Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3

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1 Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30 - Allegro ma non tanto 17:34 88/24 Album only
2 Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30 - Intermezzo: Adagio 10:38 88/24 Album only
3 Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30 - Finale: Alla breve 14:57 88/24 Album only
4 Piano Concerto No. 3 in C, Op. 26 - Andante 9:53 88/24 Album only
5 Piano Concerto No. 3 in C, Op. 26 - Theme: Andantino - Five Variations 10:01 88/24 Album only
6 Piano Concerto No. 3 in C, Op. 26 - Allegro ma non troppo 10:09 88/24 Album only

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℗ Originally released 1958. All rights reserved by BMG Music
℗ Originally released 1960. All rights reserved by BMG Music


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Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943): Piano Concerto No. 3
Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953): Piano Concerto No. 3

Van Cliburn, piano

Symphony of the Air
Kiril Kondrashin, conductor (Rachmaninoff)

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Walter Hendl, conductor (Prokofiev)


Recorded live May 19, 1958 in Carnegie Hall, NYC (Rachmaninoff) and October 22 & 24 in Orchestra Hall, Chicago (Prokofiev)

Producer: John Pfeiffer (Rachmaninoff), Richard Mohr (Prokofiev)
Recording Engineer: Edwin Begley (Rachmaninoff), John Crawford (Prokofiev)
Mastering Engineer: Mark Donahue
Remastered from first-generation session tapes at Soundmirror Inc., Boston MA

Both works recorded to 3-track half-inch tape at 15 inches per second on Ampex 300 recorders.

This must-have RCA Living Stereo audiophile recording includes Cliburn’s legendary Carnegie Hall live concert performance of the fiendishly challenging Rachmaninoff’s Third Concerto.  At the time of the concert, Cliburn was fresh from his triumph at the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. His renowned approach is intense and precise. This acclaimed download also includes a performance of Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No.3. It is a vital addition to any music lover’s collection.


Reviews
...both performances provide awe-inspiring evidence of Cliburn's towering genius. - Gramophone