Earl Wild: Wild About Liszt (DVDx2)

Earl Wild: Wild About Liszt (DVDx2)

Code: 77777



Product Description

A DVD release from the Ivory Classics label

On July 26, 28 and 30, 1986, Mr. Wild's three recitals were tilted Liszt the Poet, Liszt the Transcriber and Liszt the Virtuoso. Thankfully, the recitals were videotaped. Bonuses include a documentary on the recitals, video interviews with Wild from CBS-TV, BBC-TV and Dutch TV. Audio bonuses include Wild speaking at Carnegie Mellon, an interview with Donald Manildi from 2003, a 1986 BBC interview and a 1982 interview.
Color, Stereo, 2-DVD, 530 minutes, 4:3, All regions

Earl Wild At 'Wynyard' [223 minutes]
Liszt the Poet (July 26, 1986)
Ballade No. 2 in B minor
Les Jeux d'eau à la Villa d'Este
Fantasia quasi Sonata (Dante Sonata)
Sonetto del Petrarca Nos. 47, 104, 123
Valse Oubliee No. 1
Mephisto Polka
Mephisto Waltz No. 1
Encore: Respighi - Notturno

Liszt the Transcriber (July 28, 1986)
Bach/Liszt: Fantasia & Fugue in G minor
Beethoven/Liszt: Symphony No. 1 in C, Op. 21
Verdi/Liszt: Rigoletto Paraphrase
Schumann/Liszt: Widmung, Fruhlingsnacht
Chopin/Liszt: Mes Joies
Liszt/Liszt: Die Loreley
Wagner/Liszt: Spinning Chorus from The Flying Dutchman
Paganini/Liszt: Etude No. 2 (La Capricciosa)
Paganini/Liszt: Etude No. 5 (La Chasse)
Paganini/Liszt: Etude No. 3 (La Campanella)
Encore: Chopin/Wild - 'Larghetto' from Piano Concerto No. 2

Documentary on 'Wynyard' and Liszt July 24 - 28, 1986

Earl Wild - 'Pianist' [183 minutes]
Liszt the Virtuoso (July 30, 1986)
Polonaise No. 2 in E major
Sonata in B minor
Three Etudes de Concert: La Leggierezza
Three Etudes de Concert: Un Sospiro
Three Etudes de Concert: Gnomenreigen
Four Etudes d'exécution transcendante: No. 3 (Paysage)
Four Etudes d'exécution transcendante: No. 2 (A minor)
Four Etudes d'exécution transcendante: No. 9 (Ricordanza)
Four Etudes d'exécution transcendante: No. 10 (F minor)
Three Hungarian Rhapsodies: No. 12
Three Hungarian Rhapsodies: No. 4
Three Hungarian Rhapsodies: No. 2
Encore: Eugène d'Albert - Scherzo in F#, Op. 16/2

An Evening with Earl Wild (BBC-TV, September 21, 1974)
Liszt - Gnomenreigen
Liszt - Sonetto del Petrarca 104
Paganini/Liszt - La campanella
d'Albert - Scherzo in F# Op. 16/2
Chopin - Grande polonaise* in E-flat, Op. 22

CBS-TV Sunday Morning with Earl Wild 1986

Dutch TV interview with Earl Wild on the occasion of his 90th Birthday Concert in Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw September 25, 2005

AUDIO TRACKS [124 minutes]
- Earl Wild speaking to the Carnegie Mellon University School of Music, November 6, 2003
- Mannes School International Keyboard Festival interview with Earl Wild - moderator Donald Manildi July 20, 2003 NYC
- John Amis on BBC's 'Talking About Music' with guest Earl Wild 1986
- Sharon Eisenhour interviews Earl Wild on WUHY Philadelphia July, 1982

Earl Wild, piano