Beethoven: The Five Piano Concertos

Seiji Ozawa, Boston Symphony, Rudolf Serkin

Beethoven The Five Piano Concertos
  • CAT # 80061-25

    DISC ONE  
    1. Beethoven: Concerto No. 1 in C, Op. 15: I. Allegro con brio 18:16
    2. Beethoven: Concerto No. 1 in C, Op. 15: II. Largo 11:56
    3. Beethoven: Concerto No. 1 in C, Op. 15: III. Rondo: Allegro scherzando 10:20
    4. Beethoven: Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 19: I. Allegro con brio 14:42
    5. Beethoven: Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 19: II. Adagio 9:22
    6. Beethoven: Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 19: III. Rondo: Molto allegro 6:47
    DISC TWO  
    1. Beethoven: Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37: I. Allegro con brio 17:01
    2. Beethoven: Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37: II. Largo 9:34
    3. Beethoven: Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37: III. Rondo: Allegro 10:19
    4. Beethoven: Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58: I. Allegro moderato 19:51
    5. Beethoven: Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58: II. Andante con moto 5:24
    6. Beethoven: Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58: III. Rondo: Vivace 10:23
    DISC THREE  
    1. Beethoven: Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73 "Emperor": I. Allegro 21:25
    2. Beethoven: Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso 8:49
    3. Beethoven: Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73 "Emperor": III. Rondo: Allegro 10:55

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