radiOM.org
A PART OF OTHERMINDS.ORG | CHARLES AMIRKHANIAN, ARTISTIC DIRECTOR | JIM NEWMAN, FOUNDER
SPACER
top
Home
About radiOM.org
Archive
Acknowledgments
Contribute
Contact
bottom

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

An Evening with Vladimir Pleshakov

Listen
Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 113 min
Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA

Charles Amirkhanian talks to noted pianist, Vladimir Pleshakov, about his interest in rare and forgotten pieces of music. Pleshakov describes his work with Orion Records to record and publish obscure work for the piano. Pleshakov also talks about his own experience as a young musician growing up in Shanghai, China and Sydney, Australia, as well as his current work, as a student at Stanford University, piano teacher, and touring concert pianist. The two then introduce a number of recordings of Pleshakov playing the works of Asioli, Shostakovich, Grieg, and Medtner.

Part 1 of 2:  
Musical Selections:  Sonata for Piano, Op. 8, No. 2 (1803) / Bonifazio Asioli -- Sonata No. 1, Op. 12, for piano (1926) / Dmitriĭ Shostakovich
Performers:  Vladimir Pleshakov, piano
Genres:  Classical Music; 20th Century Classical
Subject:  Pleshakov, Vladimir; Duke, Vernon, 1903-1969; Cornfield, Giveon, 1926-; Orion Records; 19th century classical; 20th century classical; Sonatas (Piano); Piano music
People:  Amirkhanian, Charles; Pleshakov, Vladimir; Asioli, Bonifazio, 1769-1832; Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975
Recording Date:  1/12/1971
 
Part 2 of 2:  
Musical Selections:  Slåtter Op. 72 [excerpts, No. 12 & 9] (1902-03) / Edvard Grieg -- Sonata-Ballade in F Sharp, Op. 27 (1913) / Nikolai Medtner
Performers:  Vladimir Pleshakov, piano
Genres:  Classical; 20th Century Classical
Subject:  Pleshakov, Vladimir; Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907; Medtner, Nikolay Karlovich, 1880-1951; Valen, Fartein, 1887-1952; 19th century classical; 20th century classical; Sonatas (Piano); Piano music; Music -- Norway; Folk music, Norwegian
People:  Amirkhanian, Charles; Pleshakov, Vladimir; Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907; Medtner, Nikolay Karlovich, 1880-1951
Recording Date:  1/12/1971
 
Listen

 

spacer
Archives - Registration Required - Register here
Music
Interview
Interview and Music
Lectures and Panel Discussions
Documentary
Spoken Word
Inter-Media and Visual Arts
Other Finds


register

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
register