[ Deutsche Grammophon Originals / CD ]
Release Date: Tuesday 1 January 2002
1001 Classical recordings you must hear before you die (1901-1950) - "Svyatoslav Richter, one of the greatest pianist of the 20th century who was largely self-taught, had survived traumatic events and restrictions on his concert tours during the Soviet era and was widely recognized as the leading pianist of his time."
Sergey Vasil'yevich Rachmaninov (1873 - 1943):
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893):
Piano Concerto No.1 in B flat minor, Op.23