The Genius of POGORELICH

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The Genius of POGORELICH

Werke von / Works by
Brahms ˇ Chopin ˇ Ravel
D. Scarlatti ˇ Schumann
Tchaikovsky
Ivo Pogorelich
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra
Claudio Abbado
Int. Release 15 Mar. 2006
2 CDs / Download
CD AAD / DDD 0289 477 6156 3 GM 2
Portrait of the Artist
New compilation celebrates the early recordings of 1980s icon Ivo Pogorelich


Track List

CD 1: The Genius of Pogorelich

Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849)
Prélude No.25 in C sharp minor, Op.45

Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)
Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)
6 Piano Pieces, Op.118

Domenico Scarlatti (1685 - 1757)
Sonata in E major, K.135

6.
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4:17

Sonata in G, K.13

7.
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4:24

Sonata in E, K.380

Maurice Ravel (1875 - 1937)
Gaspard de la nuit

9.
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7:25

10.
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6:52

11.
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9:29

Ivo Pogorelich

Total Playing Time 1:13:18

CD 2: The Genius of Pogorelich

Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849)
Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, Op.21

Ivo Pogorelich, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893)
Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor, Op.23

Ivo Pogorelich, London Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado

Total Playing Time 1:09:12

. . . pianist Martha Argerich, recognizing a fellow Dionysian in this young Croatian virtuoso, called Mr. Pogorelich a "genius" . . . Sensitive to the music's shifting moods, Mr. Pogorelich is muscular and virile one moment, delicate and pristine the next . . . Mr. Abbado, with the London Symphony Orchestra, seems at one with his soloist . . . this fascinating release tells all.