György Ligeti: Keyboard Works - Elisabeth Chojnacka (harpsichord); Irina Kataeva (piano); Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano); Zsigmond Szathmáry (organ)

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  1. Induló (March), for piano, 4 hands
  2. Polifón etüd (Polyphonic Étude), for piano, 4 hands
  3. Lakodalmi tánc (3) (Wedding dances), for piano, 4 hands (arr. of original setting for female voices & piano)
  4. Sonatina for piano, 4 hands
  5. Allegro, for piano, 4 hands
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  1. Induló (March), for piano, 4 hands
  2. Polifón etüd (Polyphonic Étude), for piano, 4 hands
  3. Lakodalmi tánc (3) (Wedding dances), for piano, 4 hands (arr. of original setting for female voices & piano)
  4. Sonatina for piano, 4 hands
  5. Allegro, for piano, 4 hands
  6. Capriccio No. 1 for piano
  7. Invention for piano
  8. Capriccio No. 2 for piano
  9. Pieces (3) for 2 pianos: Monument, Selbstporträt & Bewegung
  10. Passacaglia Ungherese, for harpsichord
  11. Hungarian Rock (Chaconne), for harpsichord
  12. Continuum, for harpsichord
  13. Ricercare: Omaggio a Frescobaldi, for organ
  14. Study No. 1 "Harmonies," for organ
  15. Volumina, for organ
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Representing virtually all phases of György Ligeti's mercurial career, the keyboard works on this disc make a fitting résumé. While a number of the pieces here reflect his avant-garde innovations -- chiefly Continuum and Volumina -- others are more accessible and appealing. The Five Pieces for piano four hands (1942-1950) are stylistically similar ...

György Ligeti: Keyboard Works 1997, Sony Classical

UPC: 074646230725

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