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Emil Gilels: Early Recordings Volume 3

All tracks recorded in the USSR, 1935-1955

Emil Gilels (piano)

Outstanding early Gilels, with some superb Liszt including his legendary Figaro Fantasy from 1935. The Scarlatti Sonatas may not stand the test of time so well, but this is a must. More…
  • Gramophone Magazine
    September 2012
    Re-issue of the Month

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Contents

Scarlatti, D: Keyboard Sonata K533 in A major

Work length3:04
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 1955

Scarlatti, D: Keyboard Sonata K141 in D minor

Work length4:14
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 1955

Scarlatti, D: Keyboard Sonata K159 in C major 'La caccia'

Work length1:54
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 5 September 1955

Scarlatti, D: Keyboard Sonata K27 in B minor

Work length4:14
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 5 September 1955

Scarlatti, D: Keyboard Sonata K125 in G major

Work length2:07
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 5 September 1955

Scarlatti, D: Keyboard Sonata K380 in E major

Work length5:03
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 5 September 1955

Scarlatti, D: Keyboard Sonata K113 in A major

Work length3:42
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 5 September 1955

Liszt: Fantasy on Themes from Mozart's Marriage of Figaro and Don Giovanni, S697

Work length13:11
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 1935

 Excerpt, Liszt: Grandes Études de Paganini (6), S. 141

Work length6:52
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 1945

No. 3 in G sharp minor, "La campanella"

Track length4:21

No. 5 in E major

Track length2:31

 Excerpt, Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsodies, S244 Nos. 1-19

Work length16:28
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 11 June 1940

No. 6 in D flat major

Track length6:08

No. 9 in E flat major, "Pesther Carneval"

Track length10:20

Chopin: Polonaise No. 3 in A major, Op. 40 No. 1 'Military'

Work length3:00
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 1945

Chopin: Polonaise No. 6 in A flat major, Op. 53 'Héroïque'

Work length6:32
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 1937

Chopin: Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23

Work length8:27
  • Emil Gilels (piano)
  • Recorded: 15 October 1946