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Arthur Loesser

MR 52036 (2cd)

Arthur Loesser

The great pianist in Recital

Track listing

CD 1 (78:59)

Town Hall, New York, Sunday, 29 October 1967
"Sic Transit Gloria Mundi"

1. Introductory remarks by Arthur Loesser 1:14
2. Dussek: "La Chasse" 4:33
3. Hummel: "La Galante", Introduction and Rondo Brillant, op. 107 7:07
4. Field: Nocturne No. 9, in E Minor 3:10
Clementi: Sonata in B-flat, op. 47, no. 2
5. Allegro con brio 3:22
6. Andante quasi allegretto 2:51
7. Allegro assai 3:37
8. Jensen: "Eros" from Erotikon, op. 44 3:19
Rubinstein: Prelude and Fugue in F Minor, op. 53, no. 2
9. Prelude 2:18
10. Fugue 4:16
11. Raff: "Rigaudon", op. 204, no. 3 3:03
12. Paderewski: "Légende", op. 16, no. 1 5:11
13. Chabrier: Bourrée Fantasque 5:54
14. Godowsky: "The Gardens of Buitenzorg" from Java Suite 3:33
Reger: "From My Diary", op. 82
15. Adagio in E Minor, op. 82/I, no. 2 2:34
16. Vivace in D Minor, op. 82/I, no. 4 2:05
Casella: Two Contrasts
17. Grazioso :52
18. Anti-grazioso 1:22
19. Busoni: Sonatina No. 2 7:23
20. Moszkowski: Valse in E, op. 34 6:41

Encores:
21. MacDowell: To a Wild Rose, op. 51, no. 1 1:54
22. Ravina: Etude de Style, op. 14, no. 1 2:28

CD 2 (78:41)

Cleveland Institute of Music, 22 June 1967

1. Bach: Toccata in D, BWV 912 10:23
Bach: Prelude and Fugue in F-sharp (Well-Tempered Clavier Book I, No. 13)
2. Prelude 1:25
3. Fugue 2:01
Bach: Prelude and Fugue in B-flat Minor (Well-Tempered Clavier Book I, No. 22)
4. Prelude 2:01
5. Fugue 2:52

Cleveland Institute of Music, 29 June 1967

Bach: Prelude and Fugue in F (Well-Tempered Clavier Book II, No. 11)
6. Prelude 3:20
7. Fugue 1:54

The 4-H Club, Chevy Chase, Maryland, 26 September 1964

Mendelssohn: Prelude and Fugue in E Minor, op. 35, no. 1
8. Prelude 2:12
9. Fugue 6:40

Cleveland Institute of Music, 11 January 1967

Haydn: Sonata No. 42 in D, Hob. XVI/42 (Landon 56)
10. Andante con espressione 5:14
11. Vivace assai 1:40
12. Beethoven: Variations on "Kind, willst du ruhig schlafen" 9:34
Prokofiev: Sonata No. 5, op. 38/135
13. Allegro tranquillo 5:06
14. Andantino 3:24
15. Un poco allegretto 5:19
16. Chopin: Nocturne in B, op. 9, no. 3 6:43
17. Chopin: Variations Brillantes, op. 12 7:21

Encore:
18. Mozart: Gigue in G, K. 574 1:12

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