Alicia De Larrocha And Edo De Waart With The Minnesota Orchestra Play Music Of Vaughan-Williams, Beethoven, Sessions And Brahms – 1986 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Alicia De Larrocha - One of the great piano legends of the 20th Century.

Alicia De Larrocha – One of the great piano legends of the 20th Century.

Minnesota Orchestra – Alicia de Larrocha, piano – Edo De Waart, conductor – Nov. 29, 1986 – Part 1

Minnesota Orchestra – Alicia de Larrocha, piano – Edo De Waart, conductor – Nov. 29, 1986 – Part 2

Another historic concert this week, featuring the legendary Spanish pianist Alicia de Larrocha, in performance with The Minnesota Orchestra, conducted by Edo de Waart. The concert was recorded live on November 29, 1986.

Here’s what’s on the players:

Part 1 (top player):

1. Vaughan-Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

2. Beethoven: Piano Concerto Nr. 3 – w/De Larrocha

Part 2 (bottom player):

1. Roger Sessions: Symphony Nr. 6 (first Minnesota Orch. performance)

2. Brahms: Variations On A Theme by Haydn

This one ought to calm things down a bit. It’s Anti-Road Rage Wednesday, after all.

Enjoy.

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1 Response

  1. fremaux123 says:

    The Sessions is a real rarity ! I love this composer. Larrocha is so a fantastic musician. Thanks Gordon !!