Claudio Arrau
Piano
1903 - 1991

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'ArrauHouse' - Complete Discography

Arrau León, Claudio [1903 - 1991]

Talking


001 - Arrau
Interview on Radio România [Brief excerpt]
Recorded: 1958 19th September. Radio România.
Radio interview in Spanish about the George Enescu Festival
Romania: ECR 272
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CD M

0' 44" / Excerpt / Disc 2 of 2 / AAD / 2011
Historical Recordings / Romanian Radio Broadcasting Corporation / ECR 272
First George Enescu International Festival 1958


002 - Arrau
Interview on Radio Canada Television
Recorded: 1964 5 March telecast. Radio Canada Television.
Questions and answers on air in French, subtitled in English
US: VAI DVD 4388
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DVD M

04' 40" / Video / NTSC All Regions / B&W / 2006
Video Artists International / DVD 4388 / New York
Claudio Arrau plays Mozart & Beeethoven
The Concert Hour - L'heure du concert


003 - Arrau
An Interview with Claudio Arrau
Recorded: 1964 April.
On Arrau's approach to learning and interpreting a new piece. In English.
Holland: Philips 88 035 DE
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45 rpm

7' 00" / 7-inch / Side 2 / AAA / 1964
Philips / 88 035 DE / Holland
Promo for 5-LP box S C 71 AX 501 - Beethoven 5 Piano Concertos, Haitink


004 - Arrau
Thoughts on Beethoven Sonatas
Recorded: 1969
Dissertation in English on Beethoven's Bicentennial
US Philips 33S PHS 3-915 
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LP S
21' 34" / Side 4 of 7 / 1970
Philips PHS 3-915 (3+1) / PHS 900-254 / USA.

005 - Arrau
Porträt eines Pianisten - Claudio Arrau
Filmed: 1970 & 1977 at Arrau's Douglaston home & in concert
A film by Wolf-Eberhard von Lewinski.
Extensive interviews and commentaries in German,
plus photographs
and excerpts
from works by Beethoven, Liszt, Chopin and Debussy
US Classical Video Rarities. Item 01112.
Record Library Items in the Collection
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DVD
57' 54" / 1 Video disc / c.2004
Classical Video Rarities / Item 01112 / Oregon, USA.
[Private, plain DVD disc entitled "Claudio Arrau Documentary"]

006 - Arrau
Views on Brahms's piano works
Recorded: 1976 10 June. Lausanne.
Interview in French conducted by Cyril Huvé
INA, mémoire vive. IMV022. 1996.
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CD S
10' 48" / 1 ADD disc / 2001
INA, mémoire vive / IMV022 / France.

007 - Arrau
Memories of Berlin - Twilight of Weimar Culture
Copyrighted 1976 California, USA, in association with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Historical interviews and commentaries in English.
A 16 mm documentary film by Gary Conklin. TT 67'34"
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DVD
Segments / 1 disc (from film) / PAL DVD / 200?
Gary Conklin / Pasadena, California

008 - Arrau
Interviews & Commentaries
Produced: 1977 California
Documentary film in English directed by Robert Snyder
US Masters & Masterworks, California
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VHS
60' 00" / 1 tape from film / NTSC Video / Colour / 1977
Masters & Masterworks / California, USA
Claudio Arrau - A Life in Music
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DVD
60' 00" / 1 disc from film / NTSC / Colour / 2005
Masters & Masterworks / California, USA
Claudio Arrau - A Life in Music
. DVD 60' 00" / 1 disc from film / NTSC / Colour / 2015
Masters & Masterworks / California, USA
Claudio Arrau - A Life in Music

009 - Arrau
'A Portrait of Claudio Arrau'
Recorded: Early in 1978
Audio programme in English, with excerpts from an interview and recordings, attributed to producer R. Wayton
England: From the private collection of the late record producer Sylvia Cartner
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RR

50' 16" / 2 reels / AAA / 1978
Private / England

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CDR
50' 16" / 1 disc / AAA / 2010
Private CD audio transfer / North Sydney / Australia

010 - Arrau
Biography / Interviews
Recorded: 1984 May, Santiago, Chile
Documentary & Interview hosted in English by Martin Bookspan. A film by Peter Rosen.
KULTUR VHS 1191. HiFi Dolby Colour NTSC, New Jersey
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VHS
1 video tape / Dolby / NTSC / Colour / 1987
KULTUR HiFi / 1191 / USA
The Emperor - A Live Concert by The Maestro
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DVD
1 video disc / Colour / 1987
KULTUR (English) / D 1191 / USA
The Emperor - Music at one with eternity.
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VHS

1 tape / HiFi / 1987
VAI / Colour / 69041 / New York
Host: Martin Bookspan
Claudio Arrau, The Emperor. Signature Performance Series.- Volume Two
Plus: Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.5 - Tevah [Total time: 85 m]

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DVD
1 video disc / Colour / Region 0 / Subtitled in Deutsch, Français & Español / 2011
EuroArts / 2058648 / Austria
Claudio Arrau, The Emperor. Signature Performance Series.
Plus: Opening, Biography, and Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.5 [Total time: 85 m]

011 - Arrau
Kommentar
von Daniel Barenboim, Colin Davis, Claudio Arrau, und Gennadi Roshdestvensky
Recorded: 19 ?
NVC Arts, Warner Music Vision IMG Artists
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VHS
Excerpts / 1 video tape / HiFi / 1999
Warner Music Vision / 3984-29199-3 / Germany
The Art of Piano
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DVD
Excerpts / 1 disc / HiFi / 1999
Warner Music Vision / 3984-29199-2 / Germany
The Art of Piano.

       
Professor Martin Krause.  Pianist María Teresa Carreño.  Pianist and composer Ferruccio Busoni.
Arrau's revered mentor and foremost youthful idols, respectively.

Please see images and contents of releases in 'Photo Gallery'.

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