Listening room., Robert Sherman interviews Alfred Brendel, 1985-04-17Additional title: Robert Sherman interviews Alfred BrendelAdditional title: Listening room (Radio program)
NamesBrendel, Alfred (Interviewee)Brendel, Alfred (Performer)Levine, James, 1943- (Conductor)Sherman, Robert, 1932- (Interviewer)Cleveland Quartet (Performer)Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Performer)WQXR (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Distributor)
Margaret Carson audio-visual materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1985-04-17
Table of ContentsMusical works played during the interview. The Trout quintet, Scherzo / Schubert (Brendel ; Members of The Cleveland Quartet) -- Jeux d'eaux à la Villa d'Este / Liszt (Brendel) -- Impromptu op. 935, no. 2 in A flat major / Schubert (Brendel) - Finale of Piano concerto no. 1 / Beethoven (Brendel ; Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; James Levine, conductor)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1557
TopicsBrendel, Alfred -- InterviewsPiano musicPianistsQuintets (Piano, violin, viola, cello, double bass)Concertos (Piano)Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828. Quintets, piano, violin, viola, cello, double bass, D. 667, A major. ScherzoLiszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Années de pèlerinage. 3e année, Jeux d'eaux à la Villa d'EsteSchubert, Franz, 1797-1828. Impromptus, piano, D. 935. No. 2Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Concertos, piano, orchestra, no. 1, op. 15, C major. Rondo
NotesSource note: Title from original cassette label.Venue: Recorded 1985 April 11 Broadcast on WQXR 1985 April 17 New York, N.Y.Acquisition: Gift; Margaret Carson, 1992.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 55 min.) : analog, stereo
DescriptionPart 1, Part 2 (00:00-15:39). Radio interview with Alfred Brendel, Austrian pianist, poet and author, who is widely considered to be one of the greatest pianists of all time. Brendel discusses the composers, whose music he likes to play such as Haydn, Liszt, Schubert, Beethoven and about various aspects of their musical works; his writings; his concert  tour in the USA; and his new recordings. Recordings of Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, and Liszt piano works performed by Brendel solo as well as with orchestra are played during the interview.
Part 2 (15:40-27:27). Excerpt from an interview with an unidentified violinist.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 914242189NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20739203Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d218e8b0-b8fd-0133-b054-60f81dd2b63c
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