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The Piano Works of Rachmaninoff, Volume III by Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943). For solo piano. Masterworks; Piano Collection. Alfred's Classic Editions. 20th Century, Classical Period and Russian. Advanced. Collection and performance CD. Standard notation and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). 91 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.26998).
ISBN 0739044559. With standard notation and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). 20th Century, Classical Period and Russian. 9x12 inches.
This historic reference edition contains an outstanding CD recording by internationally renowned artist, Idil Biret, who records on the Naxos label. She has made more than 70 recordings including the complete solo piano works and all the concertos of Chopin, Brahms and Rachmaninoff. At the age of fifteen, Biret graduated from the Paris Conservatoire with three first prizes. She went on to study with Alfred Cortot and then Wilhelm Kempff, who considered her his finest student. She has received numerous awards including: Lily Boulanger Memorial, Boston; Harriet Cohen - Dinu Lipatti gold medal, London; Chevalier de l'Ordre du Merite, France; State Artist, Turkey and many others. Contents: Morceaux de salon, Op. 10 * Moments musicaux, Op. 16.
Location: from Tampa, FL
March 6, 2009
CD useful, no surprises
I chose this version of Op 10 & 16 because of the included CD. The recording quality of the CD varies a lot between pieces. It serves the purpose well of demonstrating the piece played essentially correctly which is what I was looking for--a lot cheaper than sitting down for...
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