Robert Casadesus - The Complete Columbia Album Collection

 
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Robert Casadesus - The Complete Columbia Album Collection
Robert Casadesus (piano) with Gaby Casadesus (piano), Zino Francescatti (violin) etc

[ Sony Classical / 65 CD Box Set ]

Release Date: Tuesday 5 March 2019

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Sony Classical is pleased to release the first ever collection of the great French pianist-composer Robert Casadesus' recordings for Columbia Masterworks. This must have box set features x62 recordings that have been new-ly transferred, mixed and mastered from the original analogue discs and tapes using 24 bit/ 192 kHz technology. Included in the collection are stunning collaborations with some of the world's best musicians, and composers. This includes: x16 time Grammy winner, Leonard Bernstein; internationally renowned French virtuoso violinist, Zino Francescatti and British cellist and conductor Sir John Barbirolli. Featured on the box set are x61 CDs of Casadesus' recordings and 4 xCDs with recordings from the exceptional pianist and wife to Robert, Gaby Casadesus and their son Jean Casadesus.

Tracks:

Ravel: Sonatine
Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin: Menuet
Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 12 in F major, K332
Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 18 in D major, K576 'Hunt'
Debussy: Petite Suite
Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales

Mozart: Violin Sonata No. 33 in E flat major K481
Mozart: Minuet in D major, K355
Mozart: Gigue in G Major, K574
Milhaud: Le Bal Martiniquais, Op. 249
Ravel: Berceuse sur le nom de Fauré
Chopin: Mazurka No. 13 in A minor, Op. 17 No. 4
Schumann: Waldszenen, Op. 82
Schumann: Romance in F sharp major, Op. 28 No. 2

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58
Ravel: Piano Concerto in D major (for the left hand)
[with Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy]

Franck, C: Violin Sonata in A major
Debussy: Violin Sonata in G minor

Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 4 in C minor, Op. 44
[with New York Philharmonic, Artur Rodzinksi]
Satie: Trois Morceaux En Forme De Poire
Indy: Symphonie sur un chant montagnard, Op. 25
[with New York Philharmonic, Charles Munch]
Franck, C: Symphonic Variations for piano & orchestra, M46
[ with Philharmonia Orchestra, George Weldon]
Casadesus, R: Mediterranean Dances (3) Op.36
Chabrier: Trois Valses Romantiques

Fauré: Dolly Suite, Op. 56
Fauré: Nocturne No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 37
Fauré: Barcarolle No. 5 in F sharp minor Op. 66
Fauré: Nocturne No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 37
Fauré: Barcarolle No. 5 in F sharp minor Op. 66
Fauré: Impromptu No. 5 in F sharp minor Op. 102

Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 9 in A major, Op. 47 'Kreutzer'
[with Zino Francescatti, violin]
Casadesus, R: Violin Sonata No. 2 in A
Schumann: Études symphoniques, Op. 13
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat major, Op. 110
Bach, J S: Concerto for Three Keyboards in D minor, BWV1063
Bach, J S: French Suite No. 6 in E major, BWV817
Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48

Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 12 No. 3
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 4 in A minor, Op. 23
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor, Op. 30 No. 2
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 8 in G major, Op. 30 No. 3
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 9 in A major, Op. 47 'Kreutzer'
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor, Op. 30 No. 2
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 10 in G major, Op. 96
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 1 in D major, Op. 12 No. 1
[with Zino Francescatti, violin]

Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte
Ravel: A la manière de Chabrier
Ravel: A la manière de Borodine
Ravel: Sonatine
Ravel: Miroirs, 5 pieces for piano
Ravel: Ma Mère l'Oye
Ravel: Habanera
Ravel: Jeux d'eau
Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit
Ravel: Menuet antique
Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
Ravel: Prélude, for piano Version 1: Assez lent et très expressif
Ravel: Menuet sur le nom de Haydn

Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2 in A major, S125
Weber: Konzertstück in F minor, Op. 79 for piano & orchestra
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K491
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 26 in D major, K537 'Coronation'
[with Columbia Symphony Orchestra, George Szell]

and much much more