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Rachmaninov Symphony No.2 in E minor op.27
00:00 1. Largo – Allegro moderato
18:02 2. Allegro molto
27:39 3. Adagio
41:59 4.Allegro vivace

Vladimir Ashkenazy
Concertgebouw Orchestra
Recording:September 1981,Amsterdam

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Jan 27


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Vladimir Horowitz plays Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.3

Vladimir Horowitz, Pianist / New York Philharmonic Orchestra / Zubin Mehta, Conductor

Live at Avery Fisher Hall, New York, 24.9.1978

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Jan 27


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Pianist: Julius Katchen

Conductor: Sir Georg Solti

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Powerful recording from 1958. This recording is a miracle.

Yes, this recording is a miracle, but part 3 is missing and I’ve already complained about this to the uploader.



Sergei Rachmaninoff plays his piano concerto No. 2


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Pianist Jorge Bolet and conductor Paavo Berglund with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra with a performance of the Rachmaninov 2nd Concerto.

This is the culmination of the Masterclass given by Mr Bolet for this Concerto.

The venue was the Usher Hall Edinburgh Scotland and the year was 1986

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