But those two strikes hardly matter when the performer hits a home run with every piece. Russian pianist Sviatoslav Richter, through the sheer strength of his virtuosity, sensitivity, intensity, and poetry transforms this disparate collection of Rachmaninov's Études-tableaux, Opp. 33 and 39, and his Preludes, Opp. 23 and 32, into a cogent and compelling artistic statement.
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By Sviatoslav Richter, Rudolf Barshai, Moscow Chamber Orchestra. Sviatoslav Richter plays Liszt & Chopin. More Sviatoslav Richter. Listen to Sviatoslav Richter 100, Vol. 39 (Live) now. 39 (Live) in full in the this site app. Play on this site.
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Sviatoslav Teofilovich Richter (Russian: Святосла́в Теофи́лович Ри́хтер, tr. Sviatosláv Teofílovich Ríkhter, IPA: ; March 20 1915 – August 1, 1997) was a Soviet pianist of Russian-German origin, who is generally regarded as one of the greatest pianists of the 20th century. He is known for the "depth of his interpretations, his virtuoso technique, and his vast repertoire.
LATE RECORDINGS: The 1960 Sviatoslav Richter was a far more fiery and risk-taking pianist than the mature Richter many of us have grown accustomed to. Tremendously exciting. As a bonus, the Sony box has two CDs of the mature Richter in concert at the 1988 Schleswig-Holstein Festival (previously released), plus some Schubert pieces recorded in concert at the Aldeburgh Festival. Sviatoslav Richter - p Chicago Symphony Orchestra Robert LaMarchina - cel Eric Leinsdorf - dir. Recorded at Orchestra Hall, Chicago ; October 17, 1960.