Richter Plays Liszt

Mephisto Waltz No. 2 (1988)
Recording Cologne, Germany

Trois Valses oubliées
1958

Transcendantal Etudes
Prague, 1956

Piano Concerto No. 1
London Symphony Orchestra, Kirill Kondrashin, 1971

Piano Concerto No. 2/1
London Symphony Orchestra, Kirill Kondrashin, 1971

Piano Concerto No. 2/2
London Symphony Orchestra, Kirill Kondrashin, 1971

Sonata B Minor
Live Recording, 1965

Pensée des morts
Harmonies poétiques et religieuses
Moscow, 1957

Andante Lagrimoso
Harmonies poétiques et religieuses
Moscow, 1957

In ‘Richter the Enigma’, Nina Dorliac relates that Richter did not have a belcanto when he was young. This recording—among many others—shows that she was absolutely wrong!

Thanks for your interest and your comments!

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