This week: Walter Gieseking plays Beethoven; also, Tchaikovsky's Symphony No.5, and Rachmaninoff's Cello Sonata in G minor transcribed for violin.
Carl Gottlieb REISSIGER (1798-1859): Piano Trio No.15 in G (played by the Trio Art Nouveau) (1:07-1:39pm) CD TITLE: "Reissinger: 2 Piano Trios" (Hungaroton HCD-32488)
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Pathetique (Walter Gieseking, piano, recorded by EMI in 1956) (1:40-1:59pm) CD TITLE: "Gieseking/Beethoven: The early Piano Sonatas" (I.D.I.S. 6573/4)
Franz DOPPLER: Allegretto con moto (2nd movement) from Andante et Rondo for two flutes & piano, op.25 (James and Jeanne Galway, flutes; Philip Moll, piano) (2:06-2:11pm) CD TITLE: "James Galway Celebrating 70" (RCA 88697-42201-2)
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5 in E minor (City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Andris Nelsons conducting) (2:12-2:59pm) CD TITLE: "Tschaikowsky 5/Hamlet--Nelsons" (Orfeo C780 091A)
Michael HAYDN: Symphony No. 41 in A major (Cappella Coloniensis/Wilfried Boettcher) (3:06-3:22pm) CD TITLE: "Michael Haydn: Organ Concerto/Orgelkonzert/3 Sinfonien" (Phoenix Edition 193)
RACHMANINOFF: Cello Sonata in G minor, op.19 (transcribed by Viktor Mikhailovsky for violin & piano) (Hideko Udagawa, violin; Konstantin Lifschitz, piano) (3:23-3:59pm) CD TITLE: "Rachmaninov for Violin and Piano" (Signum Classics SIGCD-164)