Recommended Recordings (CD) for Students

Johann Sebastian Bach

Bach: Goldberg Variations, Glenn Gould

Bach: French Suites, Andras Schiff

Bach: English Suites, Murray Perahia

Bach: Six Partitas, Andras Schiff

 

Mozart

Mozart: Great Piano Concertos Nos. 20, 21, 25 & 27, Claudio Abbado, Wiener Philharmoniker, Friedrich Gulda

Piano Sonatas, Maria Joao Pires

Mozart: The Violin Sonatas, Daniel Barenboim & Itzhak Perlman

 

Beethoven

Sonatas - Waldstein, Les Adieux, Appassionata, Emil Gilels

Sonatas - Pathetique, Moolight, Appassionata, Daniel Barenboim

Piano Concertos No.4 & 5, Ferdinand Leitner, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and Wilhelm Kempff

Piano Concertos No.1 & 3, Giulini, Wiener Philharmoniker, Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli

The Cello Sonatas, Martha Argerich and Mischa Maisky

Symphonies No. 5 & 7, Carlos Kleiber, Wiener Philharmoniker

 

Chopin

Faborite Piano Works, Vladimir Ashkenazy

Chopin: Nocturnes, 4 Ballades, Vladimir Ashkenazy

Chopin: Waltzes, Jean-Marc Luisada

Chopin: Preludes, Maurizio Pollini

Chopin: Scherzi/Impromptus, Yundi Li

Chopin: 4 Ballades, Barcarolle in F Sharp Major, Op.60; Fantasy in F Minor, Op. 49, Krystian Zimerman

Chopin: The Four Ballades, Berceuse, Barcarolle, Scherzo No. 4, Evgeny Kissin

Piano Concertos 1 & 2, Zimerman, Polish Festival Orchestra

Cello Sonata, Martha Argerich and Mstislav Rostropovich

 

Liszt

Liebestraum - Facorite Piano Works, Jorge Bolet

 

Mendelssohn

Songs Without Words, Daniel Barenboim

 

Schumann

Kinderszenen Op15, Kreisleriana, Arabesque, Toccata, Vladimir Horowitz

 

Grieg

Piano Concertos, Mariss Jansons, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Leif Ove Andsnes

Lyric Pieces, Emil Gilels

 

Ravel

Complete Works for Solo Piano

 

Debussy

Piano Works, Monique Haas

 

Saint-Saens

Carnival of the Animals, Charles Dutoit, London Sinfonietta, Pascal Roge, Cristina Ortiz

 

Rismsky-Korsakov

Scheherazade, Kirill Kondrashin, Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam