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Myra Hess: Live at the University of Illinois

Myra Hess (piano)

University of Illinois Sinfonietta, Detroit Symphony Orchestra, John M Kuypers, Victor Kolar

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Contents

Chopin: Fantasia in F minor, Op. 49

Work length12:48
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 17 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Schubert: Piano Sonata No. 21 in B flat major, D960

Work length33:37
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 17 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Piano Sonata No. 21 in B-Flat Major, D. 960: I. Molto moderato

Track length13:14
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Piano Sonata No. 21 in B-Flat Major, D. 960: II. Andante sostenuto

Track length9:04
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Piano Sonata No. 21 in B-Flat Major, D. 960: III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace con delicatezza

Track length3:45
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Piano Sonata No. 21 in B-Flat Major, D. 960: IV. Allegro ma non troppo

Track length7:34
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Spoken Introduction

Work length0:24
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  • Dame Myra Hess (narrator)
  • Recorded: 17-18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Schubert: 16 German Dances, Op. 33, D. 783: Nos. 1-5 - 12 German Dances (Landler), Op. 171, D. 790: No. 3 in D Major - 16 German Dances, Op. 33, D. 783: Nos. 6-7 - 34 Valses Sentimentales, Op. 50, D. 779: Nos.

Work length4:52
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 17-18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

German Dances & Other Works (Excerpts) [1]

Track length4:52
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Schubert: 16 German Dances, Op. 33, D. 783: No. 10 - 38 Waltzes, Landler and Ecossaises, Op. 18, D. 145: Nos. 12, 2, 10, 9 - 12 Valses Nobles, Op. 77, D. 969: No. 8 - 36 Originaltanze, Op. 9, D. 365, "Erste Wal

Work length8:45
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 17-18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

German Dances & Other Works (Excerpts) [2]

Track length8:45
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 Excerpt, Brahms: Klavierstücke (4), Op. 119

Work length1:30
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 17-18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

4 Piano Pieces, Op. 119: No. 3, Intermezzo in C Major

Track length1:30
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Scarlatti, D: Keyboard Sonata K14 in G major

Work length2:45
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 17-18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Keyboard Sonata in G Major, Kk. 14

Track length2:45
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Chopin: Waltz No. 1 in E flat major 'Grande Valse Brillante', Op. 18

Work length4:08
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 17-18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Waltz in E-Flat Major, Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante"

Track length4:08
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Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K467 'Elvira Madigan'

Work length28:20
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • University of Illinois Orchestra
  • John M. Kuypers
  • Recorded: 17 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467 "Elvira Madigan": I. Allegro maestoso

Track length13:36
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Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467 "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante

Track length8:18
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Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467 "Elvira Madigan": III. Allegro vivace assai

Track length6:26
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Spoken Introduction

Work length0:19
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  • Recorded: 17 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467 "Elvira Madigan"

Work length6:14
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  • Recorded: 17 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467 "Elvira Madigan". III. Allegro vivace assai (Cadenza by D. Matthews)

Track length6:14
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Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat major, K271 "Jeunehomme"

Work length31:39
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • University of Illinois Orchestra
  • John M. Kuypers
  • Recorded: 18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-Flat Major, K. 271 "Jeunehomme": I. Allegro

Track length10:08
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Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-Flat Major, K. 271 "Jeunehomme": II. Andantino

Track length11:55
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Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-Flat Major, K. 271 "Jeunehomme": III. Rondo. Presto

Track length9:36
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McKinley: Concert Variations

Work length0:13
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  • Dame Myra Hess (narrator)
  • Recorded: 18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Closing Speech

Track length0:13
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Bach, J S: Partita No. 4 in D major, BWV828

Work length28:17
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Keyboard Partita No. 4 in D Major, BWV 828: I. Ouverture

Track length5:37
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Keyboard Partita No. 4 in D Major, BWV 828: II. Allemande

Track length7:52
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Keyboard Partita No. 4 in D Major, BWV 828: III. Courante

Track length3:26
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Keyboard Partita No. 4 in D Major, BWV 828: IV. Aria

Track length2:25
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Keyboard Partita No. 4 in D Major, BWV 828: V. Sarabande

Track length3:37
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Keyboard Partita No. 4 in D Major, BWV 828: VI. Menuet

Track length1:25
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Keyboard Partita No. 4 in D Major, BWV 828: VII. Gigue

Track length3:55
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Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31 No. 2 'Tempest'

Work length21:38
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 18 March 1949
  • Recording Venue: Auditorium University of Illinois, United States

Piano Sonata No. 17 in D Minor, Op. 31 No. 2 "Tempest": I. Largo - Allegro

Track length8:06
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Piano Sonata No. 17 in D Minor, Op. 31 No. 2 "Tempest": II. Adagio

Track length7:21
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Piano Sonata No. 17 in D Minor, Op. 31 No. 2 "Tempest": III. Allegretto

Track length6:11
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 Excerpt, Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16

Work length11:46
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Detroit Symphony Orchestra
  • Victor Kolar
  • Recorded: 7 March 1937

Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato

Track length11:46
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Chopin: Étude Op. 25 No. 7 in C sharp minor

Work length4:44
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 7 March 1937

Étude in A-Flat Major, Op. 25 No. 1 "Harp Study"

Track length2:49
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Étude in F Major, Op. 25 No. 3 "Horseman"

Track length1:55
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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: French Suite No. 5 in G major, BWV816

Work length2:19
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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 7 March 1937

French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816: VII. Gigue

Track length2:19
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