Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Martha Argerich Plays Chopin: The Legendary 1965 Recording

Performed by


4 votes
Western Classical Music (15 items)
list by Mr. Saturn
Published 8 years, 3 months ago 1 comment

Description: 0 0 How can it be that a recording by one of today's indisputably unequaled pianists performing some of her prime repertory--made fresh within months of her triumph in the 1965 Warsaw International Chopin Competition--could languish for decades in the vaults before its official release? Chalk it up to the exclusivity clauses of rival recording companies and legal constraints from which not even Wotan with the help of Loge could extricate himself. Thankfully this belated EMI release--recorded in a few sessions at the Abbey Road studios--is finally available. It's a significant complement to Argerich's other accounts of Chopin ... (more)
Manufacturer: EMI Classics
Release date: 12 October 1999
EAN: 0724355680525 UPC: 724355680525
My tags: Add tags