The Piano Works of Rachmaninoff, Volume XIV
2 pianos four-hands - Advanced
Composed by Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943). This edition: 2 copies required. Duet or Duo; Masterworks; Piano Duo (2 Pianos, 4 Hands). Alfred's Classic Editions. Form: Concerto. 20th Century, Classical Period and Russian. Collection and performance CD. With standard notation, fingerings and introductory text. 79 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.27009).
Item Number: AP.27009
ISBN 0739044664. 9x12 inches.
This historic reference edition of Sergei Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 4, in G Minor, Op. 40 is the complete and final revised form, as last played by the composer in 1942. It is composed of three movements: Allegro vivace (Alla breve), Largo and Allegro vivace. Also included is an outstanding CD recording, from the Naxos label, by internationally renowned artist, Idil Biret, with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Antoni Wit conducting. Biret has made more than 70 recordings and 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.
- Piano Concerto No. 4 in G minor, Op. 40
- I. Allegro vivace
- II. Largo
- III. Allegro vivace