Alto CD

Schumann: Piano Works

Schumann: Piano Works   Sviatoslav Richter Catalog Number: ALC 1136 Number of Discs: 1 Released: March 8, 2011 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Sviatoslav Richter’s Schumann was always special – as this superlative compilation confirms: poetic, yet muscular, and with a vivace staccato in the Etudes as light as thistledown. Performance: 5 [out of […]

June 2nd, 2011
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Schubert: Piano Sonatas Nos. 13 & 14 / Impromptus Nos. 2 & 4

Schubert: Piano Sonatas Nos. 13 & 14 / Impromptus Nos. 2 & 4 Sviatoslav Richter Catalogue Number: ALC 1081 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY One of the incomparable Sviatoslav Richter’s most sought-after recordings returns to the international catalogue – in a program of music for which he had a particular […]

May 26th, 2011
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Richter Plays Schubert

Richter Plays Schubert Sviatoslav Richter Catalogue Number: ALC 1074 Number of Discs:1 “An utterly compelling experience… It bores into the soul.”—Gramophone It has been more than a decade since the death of Soviet pianist Sviatoslav Richter, but his reputation and fame continues to grow, and his recordings continue to be among the most sought-after classical […]

May 25th, 2011
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Richter Plays Rachmaninoff

Richter Plays Rachmaninoff Sviatoslav Richter Catalogue Number: ALC 1072 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY *** “The playing is of a rare order of mastery and leaves strong and powerful resonances. Richter’s conception goes far beyond the abundant virtuosity the music calls for.”—Penguin Guide It has been more than a decade […]

May 25th, 2011
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Sonatas with Richter

Sonatas with Richter Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 1 Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 39 Mozart: Violin Sonata K. 378 Sviatoslav Richter, piano Oleg Kagan, violin Catalog Number: ALC 1010 Number of Discs: 1 Duration: 62:04 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY Sviatoslav Richter (1915-97) was a giant among twentieth century pianists: an brilliantly gifted musician with […]

May 25th, 2011
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