Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
(ad)
Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
Who's Online
77 registered (amadeus90, AndrewJCW, agraffe, augustm, accordeur, 18 invisible), 810 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#419832 - 02/08/09 07:56 PM Horowitz, Stern, and Rostropovič with Tchaikovsky's Op. 50 piano trio
Horowitzian Offline
8000 Post Club Member

Registered: 09/18/08
Posts: 8453
I've come to love this performance from The Concert of the Century in 1976. All I can find on YT is the first movement, Pezzo Elegiaco.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXVjgxgwTt0

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgGJxSAioG4


Amazon has the recording (which has much more than just this performance). It's on my quicklist for my next order.
_________________________
Close only counts in horseshoes, hand grenades, and nuclear weapons.

Top
Piano & Music Gifts & Accessories (570)
Piano accessories and music gift items
#419833 - 02/08/09 09:03 PM Re: Horowitz, Stern, and Rostropovič with Tchaikovsky's Op. 50 piano trio
Hank Drake Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 05/31/01
Posts: 1702
Loc: Cleveland, Ohio
They only played the trio of the Tchaikovsky at this concert. Horowitz also accompanied Fisher-Dieskau in Schumann's Dicterliebe. But the high point of the concert was when VH and Rostropovich played the slow movement from Rachmaninoff's Cello Sonata. It's worth the price of the entire album.
_________________________
Hank Drake

The composers want performers be imaginative, in the direction of their thinking--not just robots, who execute orders.
George Szell

Top
#419834 - 02/08/09 09:49 PM Re: Horowitz, Stern, and Rostropovič with Tchaikovsky's Op. 50 piano trio
Horowitzian Offline
8000 Post Club Member

Registered: 09/18/08
Posts: 8453
Here is the Rach Cello Sonata slow movement:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOZBgKTb4Uk

It's wonderful.
_________________________
Close only counts in horseshoes, hand grenades, and nuclear weapons.

Top
#419835 - 02/08/09 11:16 PM Re: Horowitz, Stern, and Rostropovič with Tchaikovsky's Op. 50 piano trio
argerichfan Offline
9000 Post Club Member

Registered: 11/15/06
Posts: 9227
Loc: Pacific Northwest, US.
 Quote:
Originally posted by Hank Drake:
But the high point of the concert was when VH and Rostropovich played the slow movement from Rachmaninoff's Cello Sonata. It's worth the price of the entire album.
Reportedly in more than one way. One would never want to be without such a remarkable meeting of great minds, yet various issues of 'rubato', etc were not really addressed.

Obviously this was all done 'on the run', two great prima donnas making their respective statements, but it wasn't really a satisfying 'whole'. Take away the magic of those names, and it was all rather dodgy.
_________________________
Jason

Top

Moderator:  Brendan, Kreisler 
What's Hot!!
Why It's Impossible to Tune a Piano!
aka, why you should be nice to your tuner.
--------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

-------------------
Piano Classified Ads
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps Caster Cups and more.


Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
(ad)
Hammond A100 for Sale!
PRICE DROPPED!
(Think B3)
Hammond A100 for sale!
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad 125)
Sweetwater $55,000 Giveaway
Sweetwater $55,000 Mic Locker Giveaway
(ads)
PD - WNG - MH
Wessell Nickel & Gross
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Poll: Debussy vs Rachmaninoff
by JoelW
05/26/16 11:41 PM
Harp Bolts
by scgrant
05/26/16 11:35 PM
Feedback on Video
by Piano Tipping
05/26/16 11:21 PM
Changing all of the wound bass strings
by Pianolance
05/26/16 08:32 PM
Dare to challenge your own "musical taste"!
by Ganddalf
05/26/16 05:48 PM
Forum Stats
83,776 Registered Members
44 Forums
172,948 Topics
2,528,084 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
Sheet Music Plus (125)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2016 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission