Internationally acclaimed pianist Ronald Farren-Price presents superb performances of some of the greatest music ever written for the piano.
Includes Mozart's 'Alla Turca', J.S. Bach's 'Prelude and Fugue in C', Liszt's 'Consolation', Albéniz's 'Sevilla' Beethoven's 'Klavierstück für Elise', Debussy's 'Clair de Lune', Schubert's 'Impromptu', Chopin's 'Nocturne in A flat' and 'Polonaise in C sharp minor' and more.
Ronald Farren-Price "... a sensitive artist and a virtuoso of top rank ... he demonstrated a perfect balance between the sound and the expression of the music ... definitely a pianist of great distinction."
“Majestic, magnetic, delicate, revealing, scintillating and seductive... it rewards, enhances and reflects every mood.”
— Beverley Dunn,
- Sonata in A K331 Alla Turca Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
- Impromptu Opus 90 No.3 in G♭ Franz Schubert
- Sonata in b minor K27 L449 Domenico Scarlatti
- Sonata in C K159 L104 Domenico Scarlatti
- Moments Musicaux Opus 94 No.6 in A♭ Franz Schubert
- Polonaise in C sharp minor Opus 26 No.1 Frédéric Chopin
- Klavierstück für Elise Wo O 59 Ludwig van Beethoven
- Opus 19 No.4 in A from Songs without Words Felix Mendelssohn
- Consolation No.3 in D♭ Franz Liszt
- Malagueña Opus 165 No. 3 Isaac Albéniz
- Suite Bergamasque Clair de Lune Claude Debussy
- Fantasie in D minor K397 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
- Nocturne in A♭ Opus 31 No.2 Frédéric Chopin
- Prelude and Fugue in C Book 1, BWV 846 Johann Sebastian Bach
- Sevilla from Suite Española, Opus 47 No. 3 Isaac Albéniz
- Ronald Farren-Price · piano
Isaac Albéniz was a Spanish Catalan pianist and composer best known for his piano works based on folk music idioms (many of which have been transcribed by others for guitar).
Johann Sebastian Bach was a German composer, organist, harpsichordist, violist, and violinist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra, and solo instruments drew together the strands of the Baroque period and brought it to its ultimate maturity.
Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809–1847) was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period. Mendelssohn's work includes symphonies, concerti, oratorios, piano music and chamber music.
Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti (1685–1757) was an Italian composer who spent much of his life in the service of the Portuguese and Spanish royal families.
Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. The crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential composers of all time.
Claude-Achille Debussy was a French composer. Along with Maurice Ravel, he was one of the most prominent figures working within the field of impressionist music, though he himself intensely disliked the term when applied to his compositions.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era. He composed over 600 works, many acknowledged as pinnacles of symphonic, concertante, chamber, piano, operatic, and choral music. He is among the most enduringly popular of classical composers.
Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer. Today, Schubert is admired as one of the leading exponents of the early Romantic era in music and he remains one of the most frequently performed composers.
Frédéric François Chopin was a Polish composer, virtuoso pianist, and music teacher. He was one of the great masters of Romantic music and has been called "the poet of the piano".
Franz Liszt (1811–1886) was a 19th-century Hungarian composer, pianist, conductor, and teacher. As a composer, Liszt was one of the most prominent representatives of the "Neudeutsche Schule" ("New German School").
Where to buy
Move CDs can be ordered through music retailers across Australia including Readings.
- List price
- $25.00 AUD
- Martin Wright
- Melba Hall
- Release date
- January 1993
- © 1993 Move Records
- ℗ 1993 Move Records
- Catalogue number
- MD 3117
- EAN 9314574311723