Sviatoslav Richter Chronology

1968
  • January
    • 25. Salzburg.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7, K 309; 12 Variations on 'La belle Françoise' K 353; Fantasy & Fugue K 394; Sonata No. 8, K 310; Minuet, K. 355
    • 27. Salzburg. with Paumgartner, Vienna Philharmonic
      Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15, K 450

  • February
    • 5. and 6. Leningrad. with Barshai, Moscow Chamber Orchestra.
      Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15, K 450
    • 22. Siena.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Debussy: Preludes, Book II.
    • 24. Florence.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Debussy: Preludes, Book II.
    • 27. Rome, Teatro Olimpico.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Debussy: Preludes, Book II.
    • 28. Rome, Teatro Olimpico.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Debussy: Preludes, Book II.

  • March
    • 1. Rome. With Rostropovich.
      Brahms: Sonata for Cello and Piano in e minor, opus 38;
      Brahms: Sonata for Cello and Piano in F, opus 99;
      Grieg: Sonata for Cello and Piano in a minor, opus 36.
    • 3. Perugia.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Debussy: Preludes, Book II.
    • 5. Rome. With Rostropovich.
      Beethoven: Sonata for Cello and Piano in A. opus 69
      Debussy: Sonata for Cello and Piano
      Prokofiev: Sonata for Cello and Piano
    • 13. Winterthur.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Debussy: Preludes, Book II.
    • 16. Kladno.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Debussy: Preludes, Book II.
    • 17. Prague.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Debussy: Preludes, Book II.
    • 24. Leningrad. with Borodin Quartet.
      Schumann: Piano Quintet, Op 44
    • 26. Leningrad.
      Mozart: Sonata No. 7 in C, K 309;
      Mozart: Variations in E flat, K 353;
      Mozart: Fantasy & Fugue K 394;
      Mozart: Sonata No. 8, K 310
    • 27. Leningrad. with Svetlanov, Leningrad Philharmonic.
      Britten: Piano Concerto, Op 13
    • 28. USSR. with Svetlanov, USSR State Symphony.
      Chopin: Piano Concerto no. 2, opus 21

  • April
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  • September
  • October
    • 20. London. Royal Festival Hall.
      Beethoven: Sonata in B flat, Op. 22; Prometheus Variations, Op. 35;
      Schumann: Etudes symphoniques, Op. 13;
      Chopin: Nocturne in F, Op.15, no. 1;
      Debussy: Cloches a travers les feuilles

  • November
    • 19. London. Goldsmiths' Hall.
      Schumann: Bunte Blatter
      Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
      Debussy: Cloches a travers les feuilles

  • December
    • 4.Paris. with David Oistrakh.
      Beethoven: Sonata no. 6 in A, opus 30 no. 1 [ Adagio only ]
      Brahms: Scherzo in c from Sonata "F-A-E" for Violin and Piano
      Brahms: Sonata no. 3 in d, for Violin and Piano, opus 108
      Franck: Sonata for Violin and Piano
      recorded and released on Chant du Monde CD.
    • 28. Moscow. Grand Hall of Moscow Conservatory. with David Oistrakh.
      Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in d, for Violin and Piano, opus 108
      Franck: Sonata for Violin and Piano
      Schubert: Fantasy in C Major
      Beethoven: Sonata No. 5 for Violin and Piano [ excerpts ]
      Beethoven: Sonata No. 6 for Violin and Piano [ excerpts ]
      This concert was recorded; produced and engineered by Igor Veprintsev. The Brahms and Franck Sonatas were released on Melodiya, EMI, and other labels.

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