CARL CZERNY (1791-1857): Introduction and Variations on the Cavatina "So anch'io la virtù magica" from Donizetti's "Don Pasquale", Op. 398, La cornetta del postiglione, Op. 282, SIGISMUND THALBERG (1812-1871): Fantasia on a Theme from Rossini's "Mosè in Egitto", Op. 33, MIKHAIL GLINKA (1804-1857): Impromptu-Galop on the barcarolle from Donizetti's "L'elisir d'amore", FRANZ LISZT (1811-1886): Funeral March and Cavatina from Donizetti's "Lucia di Lammermoor", S398, Grand Concert Fantasy on themes from Bellini's "La Sonnambula", S393.
Catalogue Number: 02O037
Label: Newton Classics
Description: Not previously available in this country, this recital contains two works - both Czernys - which are not otherwise available on CD and one - the Glinka - which has only one other recording. So collectors of virtuosic transcriptions will probably not hesitate. Portenaw Piano Duo. Original 1998 Rivo Alto release.