Thursday, June 25, 2015

Heinrich Neuhaus Plays Scriabin

Henry Neuhaus was born on April, 12 1888 in Elisavetgrad, today Kirovograd. He got the primary musical education from his father, the founder of the local musical school. On finishing the high school he studied under the guidance of the pianist L. Godovsky in Berlin. Later on he entered the Vienna Academy of Music. On returning home, Neuhaus worked in the local department of education. With his second cousin, famous Polish composer K. Shymanovsky, Henry Neuhaus founded the chamber society, delivered lectures. In 1920 Neuhaus became a professor of Kiev and in 1922 — of Moscow conservatoires. Neuhaus wrote many articles about music. His famous work is a book "The Art of Playing Piano". Neuhaus's school continued famous traditions of piano art.In 1988 on the house, where Henry Neuhaus was born, a memorial note was put.

Source : http://www.neuhausmuseum.kr.ua/neig02_e.html

Heinrich Neuhaus
Plays
Alexander Scriabin
(1872-1915)

Tracks

Piano Concerto in F-Sharp Minor, Op. 20
1 Allegro  6:50
2 Andante  8:04
3 Allegro moderato  10:09

Preludes Op. 13
4 N° 1 in C major. Maestoso  1:56
5 N° 2 in A minor. Allegro  0:35
6 N° 3 in G major. Andante  1:05
7 N° 4 in E minor. Allegro  0:57
8 N° 5 in D major. Allegro  0:52
9 N° 6 in B minor. Presto  1:23

Preludes Op. 15
[excerpts]
10 N° 2 in F-Sharp Minor. Vivo  0:48
11 N° 4 in E Major. Andantino  1:29

Preludes Op. 16
[excerpts]
 12 N° 3 in G-Flat Major  2:34
13 N° 4 in E-Flat Minor  1:01

14 Fantasy in B Minor, Op. 28  8:42

Poems Op. 32
15 N° 1 in F-Sharp Major. Andante cantabile  3:00
16 N° 2 in D Major. Allegro - Con eleganza - Con fiducia  1:26

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Heinrich Neuhaus - p
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra, Nicolaï Golovanov - cond. [# 1-3]

Recorded July 12, 1950 [# 15 & 16] ; February 5, 1952 [# 10 & 11] ; September 29, 1952 [# 12 & 13] ; January 28, 1953 [# 4-9] ; & January 29, 1958 [# 14]

6 comments:

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Historicus said...
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Historicus said...

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