Sviatoslav Richter Chronology

1992
  • January
  • February
    • 10. Como.
    • 22. Jocques.
      Haydn: Andante e Variazioni, Hob. XVII:6; Sonata in C, Hob. XVI:20
    • 23. Jocques. With Natalia Gutman.
      Saint-Saëns: Sonata no. 1 for Cello and Piano, op. 32.
      Britten: Cello Sonata opus 65
      Prokofiev: Cello Sonata opus 119
    • 28. Arles. With Natalia Gutman.
      Saint-Saëns: Sonata no. 1 for Cello and Piano, op. 32.
      Britten: Cello Sonata opus 65
      Prokofiev: Cello Sonata opus 119

  • March
    • 1. Cadaques. With Natalia Gutman.
      Saint-Saëns: Sonata no. 1 for Cello and Piano, op. 32.
      Britten: Cello Sonata opus 65
      Prokofiev: Cello Sonata opus 119
    • 3. Barcelona. With Natalia Gutman.
      Saint-Saëns: Sonata no. 1 for Cello and Piano, op. 32.
      Britten: Cello Sonata opus 65
      Prokofiev: Cello Sonata opus 119
    • 10. Zaragossa. Teatro Fleta.
      Haydn: Andante e Variazioni, Hob. XVII:6; Sonata in C, Hob. XVI:20
      Beethoven: Sonatas opus 109 and 110.
    • 12. Zaragossa.
      Haydn: Andante e Variazioni, Hob. XVII:6; Sonata in C, Hob. XVI:20
      Beethoven: Sonatas opus 109 and 110.
    • 13. Soria.
    • 17. San Sebastian.
      Bach: Toccata No. 6 in g, BWV 915
    • 21. Pamplona.

  • April
    • 2. La Spezia.
      Bach: Sonata, BWV 963; Toccatas, BWV 915 and 916; Fantasia BWV 906.
      Brahms: Ballades opus 10 nos. 1 and 2, op. 76 n. 8, op. 79 n.2, op. 116 nos. 3, 5, 6, 7.
    • 5. Rome. Teatro Olimpico.
      Bach: Sonata, BWV 963; Toccatas, BWV 915 and 916; Fantasia BWV 906.
      Brahms: Ballades op. 10 n. 1 and 2;
      Capriccio, op. 76 no. 8;
      Rhapsody in g, op. 79 no. 2.
      Fantasies, op. 116, nos. 3, 5, 6, 7,
      (encore) Brahms
    • 7. Ancona.
    • 9. Jeni.
    • 11. Cesena.
      Bach: Sonata No. 4 in D, BWV 963;
      Toccata No. 6 in g, BWV 915; Toccata No. 7 in G, BWV 916.
      Fantasia in c, BWV 906;
      Brahms: Ballades op. 10 n. 1 and 2;
      Capriccio, op. 76 no. 8;
      Rhapsody in g, op. 79 no. 2.
      Fantasies, op. 116, nos. 3, 5, 6, 7,
      (encores) op. 118 nos. 1 and 3, op. 119 no. 4
    • 13. Bologna.
      Bach: Sonata No. 4 in D, BWV 963;
      Toccata No. 7 in G, BWV 916; Fantasia in c, BWV 906;
      Haydn: Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Brahms: Ballades op. 10 n. 1 and 2;
      Capriccio, op. 76 no. 8;
      Rhapsody in g, op. 79 no. 2.
      Fantasies, op. 116, nos. 3, 5, 6, 7,
    • 15. Merate.
      Haydn: Sonata No. 46 in A flat; Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Chopin: Polonaise opus 26 no. 1; opus 40, nos. 1 and 2; Polonaise-Fantasie opus 61.
    • 16. Varese.
      Bach: Fantasia in c, BWV 906; Sonata in D, BWV 963; Toccata No. 6 in g, BWV 915; Toccata No.7 in G, BWV 916;
      Brahms: Ballades op. 10 nos. 1 and 2; op. 76 n. 8, op. 119 1-4, op. 79 no. 2.
    • 21. Milan. Gardone Riviera.
      Haydn: Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Beethoven: Sonata, opus 110
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie opus 61.
      Scriabin: Mazurkas op. 40 nos. 1, 2; Poeme-nocturne op. 61.
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse
    • 23. Bolzano.
      Bach: Fantasia in c, BWV 906; Sonata in D, BWV 963; Toccata No. 6 in g, BWV 915; Toccata No. 7 in G, BWV 916;
      Brahms: Ballades op. 10 nos. 1 and 2; op. 76 n. 8, op. 119 1-4, op. 79 no. 2.
      (encore) Brahms: Fantasie, opus 116, no. 6; Intermezzo, opus 118, no. 1
    • 25. Gmunden.
    • Bologna.
      Haydn: Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Brahms: Ballades op. 10 nos. 1 and 2; op. 76 no. 8, op. 119 nos. 1-4, op. 79 no. 2.

  • May
    • 3. Krems.
    • 6. Vienna.
    • 8. Graz.
    • 10. Kempten.
      Bach: Fantasia in c, BWV 906; Sonata in D, BWV 963; Toccata No. 4 in d, BWV 913; Toccata No. 7 in G, BWV 916;
      Brahms: Ballades op. 10 nos. 1 and 2; op. 76 n. 8, op. 119 1-4, op. 79 no. 2.
    • 12. Ulm.
    • 15. Munich. Concert in memory of Marlene Dietrich.
      Recorded and released on Live Classics.
      Haydn: Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Beethoven: Sonata in A flat major Op. 110;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie in A flat major Op.61;
      Scriabin: Mazurkas Op.40 nos.1 and 2, Poeme-Nocturne Op.61;
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse;
      (encore) Ravel: Vallee des cloches
    • 16. Remagen Rolandseck.
      Haydn: Sonata No. 46 in A flat; Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie in A flat major Op.61;
      Scriabin: Mazurkas Op.40 nos.1 and 2, Poeme-Nocturne Op.61;
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse;
    • 18. St Nicolas de la Hulpe, La Hulpe, Bruxelles.
      Haydn: Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Beethoven: Sonata in A flat major Op. 110;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie in A flat major Op.61;
      Scriabin: Mazurkas Op.40 nos.1 and 2, Poeme-Nocturne Op.61;
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse;
      (encore) Ravel: Vallee des cloches
    • 20. Bruges.
      Haydn: Sonata No. 46 in A flat; Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Chopin: Polonaise opus 26 no. 1; opus 40, nos. 1 and 2; Polonaise-Fantasie opus 61.
    • 23. Oxford, Sheldonian Theatre. Richter is awarded an honorary degree of Doctor in Music.
      Oxford, Holywell Music Room, a private recital.
      Haydn: Sonata in A Flat, No. 31, Hob. XVI:46;
      Beethoven: Sonata No. 31 in A Flat, opus 110.
      The encore was Brahms: Capriccio in C major, opus 76 No. 8.
    • 27. London, Royal Festival Hall.
      Haydn: Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Beethoven: Sonata in A flat major Op. 110;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie in A flat major Op. 61;
      Scriabin: Mazurkas Op. 40 nos. 1 and 2, Poeme-Nocturne Op. 61;
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse;
      (encore) Ravel: Vallée des cloches
    • 30. Harrogate.
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob. XVI:46;
      Beethoven: Sonata op. 54;
      Chopin: Polonaise op. 26 no. 1, op. 40 nos. 1 and 2, Polonaise-Fantasie Op. 61
      (encore) Chopin: Polonaise in d, Op.71 no. 1.

  • June
    • 2. Birmingham.
      Bach: Fantasia in c, BWV 906; Sonata in D, BWV 963; Toccata No. 3 in D BWV 912; Toccata No. 6 in g, BWV 915; Toccata No. 7 in G, BWV 916.
      Brahms: Ballades op. 10 no. 1 and 2; op. 76 no. 8; op. 118 nos. 1, 3, 6;
      (encores) Brahms: Rhapsodies op. 79 no. 2; op. 119 no. 4.
    • 4. Cheltenham.
      Bach: Fantasia in c, BWV 906; Sonata in D, BWV 963; Toccata No.3 in D, BWV 912; Toccata No.6 in g, BWV 915; Toccata No.7 in G, BWV 916.
      Brahms : Ballades op. 10 no. 1 and 2; op. 76 no. 8; op. 116 nos. 3, 5, 6, 7; op. 79 no. 2.
    • 8. London, Royal College of Music (Britten Theatre).
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob. XVI:46;
      Beethoven: Sonata Op. 54;
      Chopin: Polonaises Op. 26 no. 1, Op.40 nos. 1 and 2, Polonaise-Fantasie Op. 61;
      (encore) Chopin: Polonaise Op. 71 no.1
    • 11. Aldeburgh (Maltings).
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob. XVI:46, Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie in A flat major Op. 61;
      Scriabin: Mazurkas Op. 40 nos.1 and 2, Poeme-Nocturne Op. 61;
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse;
      (encore) Ravel: Vallee des cloches
    • 14. London, Royal Festival Hall.
      Bach: Fantasia in c, BWV 906; Sonata in D, BWV 963; Toccata No. 3 in D, BWV 912; Toccata No. 6 in g, BWV 915; Toccata No. 7 in G, BWV 916.
      Brahms: Ballades Op. 10 nos. 1 and 2; Capriccio in C Op. 76 no.8, Rhapsody in G minor Op.79 no.2 Intermezzo in A minor Op. 118 no. 1; Ballade in G minor Op. 118 no. 3; Intermezzo in E flat minor Op. 118 no. 6; Rhapsody in E flat major Op. 119 no. 4.
    • 17. Amiens.
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob. XVI:46;
      Beethoven: Sonata Op. 54;
      Brahms: Ballades Op. 10, nos. 1 and 2; Capriccio in C Op. 76 no. 8, Rhapsody in G minor Op. 79 no. 2, op. 116 n. 3, 5, 6, 7; op. 79 n. 2; op. 118 n. 3
    • 22. St. Malo.
      Haydn: Andante con Variazioni Hob.XVII.6;
      Beethoven: Sonata, opus 110;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie Op.61;
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse;
      Scriabin: Mazurkas Op. 40 nos. 1 and 2, Poeme-Nocturne Op.61;
      Ravel: La vallée des cloches (encore)
    • 24. Paris. Academie Diplomatique Internationale.
      Haydn: Sonata No. 31 in A flat major Hob. XVI:46;
      Beethoven: Sonata Op. 54;
      Brahms: Ballades Op. 10, nos. 1 and 2; Capriccio in C Op. 76 no. 8, Rhapsody in G minor Op. 79 no. 2, Fantasies op. 116 nos. 3, 5, 6, 7; Intermezzo op. 118 no. 1
    • 26. Corny. With Natalia Gutman.
      Saint-Saëns: Sonata, op. 32.
      Britten: Sonata for cello and piano opus 65;
      Prokofiev: Sonata, opus 119,
    • 28. Grange de Meslay, with Natalia Gutman.
      Saint-Saëns: Sonata, op. 32.
      Britten: Sonata for cello and piano opus 65;
      Prokofiev: Sonata, opus 119,

  • July
    • 1. Auvers-sur-Oise.
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob. XVI:46, Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie, Op. 61
      Scriabin: Mazurkas, Op. 40, nos. 1 and 2; Poeme-Nocturne, Op. 61.
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse
    • 4. Guebwiller.
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob. XVI:46;
      Beethoven: Sonata opus 54 [ or Haydn Andante ? ]
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie, Op. 61
      Scriabin: Mazurkas, Op. 40, nos. 1 and 2; Poeme-Nocturne, Op. 61.
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse
    • 6. Freiburg.
    • 8. Neuburg.
    • 9. Schliersee.
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob.XVI:46
      Beethoven: Sonata, op. 54
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie, Op. 61
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse
      Scriabin: Mazurkas, Op. 40, nos. 1 and 2; Poeme-Nocturne, Op. 61.
      Ravel: La vallée des cloches (encore)
    • 10. Schliersee.
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob.XVI:46
      Beethoven: Sonata, op. 54
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie, Op. 61
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse
      Scriabin: Mazurkas, Op. 40, nos. 1 and 2; Poeme-Nocturne, Op. 61.
    • 12. Rottach Egern. with N. Gutman.
      Britten: Sonata for cello and piano opus 65;
      Prokofiev: Sonata for cello and piano, opus 119;
      Saint-Saëns: Sonata for cello and piano, op. 32.
    • 14. Johannisberg.
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob.XVI:46
      Beethoven: Sonata, op. 54
      Brahms: Ballades Op. 10 nos. 1 and 2; Capriccio in C Op.76 no.8; Rhapsody in G minor Op.79 no.2; Fantasias opus 116, nos. 3, 5, 6, 7;
      (encore) Brahms: Intermezzo in E flat minor Op. 118 no. 6; Ballade Op.118 no. 3.
    • 16. Johannisberg.
      Haydn: Andante con Variazioni Hob. XVII:6;
      Beethoven: Sonata in d, opus 31, no. 2;
      Chopin: Polonaises, opus 26, no. 1, opus 40, nos. 1 and 2; Polonaise-Fantasie, opus 61;
      (encore) Scriabin: Mazurkas, Op. 40, nos. 1 and 2;
      (encore) Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse
    • 19. Pinnenberg. [ ? ]
      Bach: Fantasia and Fugue, BWV 944.
    • 20. Hasseldorf.
      Bach: Fantasia and Fugue in a, BWV 904; Toccata No.3 in D, BWV 912.
      Beethoven: Sonata in d, opus 31, no. 2;
      Brahms: Ballades Op. 10 nos. 1 and 2; Capriccio in C Op.76 no.8; Rhapsody in G minor Op.79 no.2; Fantasias opus 116, nos. 3, 5, 6, 7;
    • 23. Schleswig.
      Bach: Fantasia and Fugue in a, BWV 904; Toccata No.3 in D, BWV 912.
      Beethoven: Sonata in d, opus 31, no. 2;
      Brahms: Ballades Op. 10 nos. 1 and 2; Capriccio in C Op.76 no.8; Rhapsody in G minor Op.79 no.2; Fantasias opus 116, nos. 3, 5, 6, 7;
    • 26. Wotersen.
      Haydn: Sonata in c, Hob. XVI:20;
      Beethoven: Sonata in F, opus 54;
      Chopin: Polonaises, opus 26, no. 1, opus 40, nos. 1 and 2; Polonaise-Fantasie, opus 61;
      (encore) Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse
    • 30. Elmshorn.
      Haydn: Sonata in c, Hob. XVI:20;
      Beethoven: Sonata in F, opus 54;
      Chopin: Polonaises, opus 26, no. 1, opus 40, nos. 1 and 2; Polonaise-Fantasie, opus 61;
      (encore) Chopin: Polonaise, opus 71, no. 1

  • August
    • 1. Zarrentin.
      Haydn: Sonata in A flat major Hob. XVI:46, Andante con variazioni in F minor;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie, opus 61;
      Scriabin: Mazurkas, Op. 40, nos. 1 and 2; Poeme-Nocturne, Op. 61.
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse
    • 8. Hasseldorf. with Leonskaja.
      Mozart/Grieg : Fantasia K. 475, Sonatas K. 283, K. 545, K. 533/494.
    • 13. Bochum. with Leonskaja.
      Mozart/Grieg : Fantasia K. 475, Sonatas K. 283, K. 545, K. 533/494.
    • 16. Johannisberg. with Leonskaja.
      Mozart/Grieg : Fantasia K. 475, Sonatas K. 283, K. 545, K. 533/494.
    • 18. Freiburg. with Leonskaja.
      Mozart/Grieg : Fantasia K. 475, Sonatas K. 283, K. 545, K. 533/494.
    • 22. Asolo, Chiesa di San Gottardo.
      Haydn: Sonata No. 33 in c minor;
      Beethoven: Sonata in f minor, opus 54;
      Chopin: Polonaise in c sharp minor, opus 26 no. 1; Polonaise in A, opus 40, no. 1; Polonaise in c minor, opus 40, no. 2; Polonaise-Fantasie in A flat, opus 61.
    • 24. Porto Gruaro.
    • 26. Maser. Private recital.
    • 31. Venice. Teatro Goldoni.

  • September
    • 2. Rimini, Terto Novelli. Recital in memory of Artur Rubinstein.
      Chopin: Polonaise in c sharp minor, opus 26 no. 1; Polonaise in A, opus 40, no. 1; Polonaise in c minor, opus 40, no. 2; Polonaise-Fantasie in A flat, opus 61.
      Scriabin: Fantasia in b minor, opus 28;
      Poeme Nocturne, opus 61; Danses, opus 73; Poeme Vers la Flamme, opus
    • 7. Capri.
    • 9. Terni.
    • 11. Urbino.
    • 14. Florence. Villa Medici. Private recital.
    • 16. Florence. Chiesa S. Stefano.
    • 20. Briosco.
      Beethoven: Sonatas opus 31, no. 3; opus 49, nos. 1 and 2; opus 54; opus 57.
    • 21. Milan, Sala Verdi del Conservatorio.
      Chopin: Polonaise in c sharp minor, opus 26 no. 1; Polonaise in A, opus 40, no. 1; Polonaise in c minor, opus 40, no. 2; Polonaise-Fantasie in A flat, opus 61.
      Scriabin: Fantasia in b minor, opus 28;
      Poeme Nocturne, opus 61; Danses, opus 73; Poeme Vers la Flamme, opus 72
    • 23. Lugano.
    • 27. Geneva.
      Beethoven: Sonatas opus 31 nos. 2 and 3;
      Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie Op. 61; [ ? ]
      Scriabin: 2 Mazurkas opus 40; Dances op. 73 nos. 1 and 2; Poeme-Nocturne Op. 61;
      Debussy: L'Isle Joyeuse.
    • 30. Sion.

  • October
    • 3. Freiburg.
      Chopin: Polonaises op. 26 n. 1, op. 40 nos. 1 and 2; Polonaise-Fantasie Op. 61;
      Scriabin: Dances op. 73 nos. 1 and 2, Fantasia op. 28; Poeme-Nocturne Op. 61; Poeme - "Verse la flamme", Op. 72
    • 5. Basel.
      Chopin: Polonaises op. 26 n. 1, op. 40 nos. 1 and 2; Polonaise-Fantasie Op. 61;
      Scriabin: Dances op. 73 nos. 1 and 2, Fantasia op. 28; Poeme-Nocturne Op. 61; Poeme - "Verse la flamme", Op. 72
    • 11. Paris. With Moraguès Wind Quintet.
      Beethoven: Quintet opus 16; Sonatas opus 31 no. 2 [ and opus 49 no. 1 ? ]
    • 13. Pontivy. With Moraguès Wind Quintet.
      Beethoven: Quintet opus 16; Sonata opus 31 no. 2
    • 15. Nantes. With Moraguès Wind Quintet.
      Beethoven: Quintet opus 16; Sonata opus 31 no. 2
    • 17. Fontevrault. With Moraguès Wind Quintet.
      Beethoven: Quintet opus 16; [ and Sonata opus 31 no. 2 ? ]
    • 22. Eindhoven.
      Beethoven: Sonatas, opus 31 n. 3; opus 49 n. 1 and 2; opus 54; opus 57
    • 25. Amsterdam.
      Beethoven: Sonatas, opus 31 n. 3; opus 49 n. 1 and 2; opus 54; opus 57
    • 28. Nijmegen.
      Chopin: Polonaise op. 26 n. 1, op. 40 n.1 e 2, Polonaise-Fantasie Op. 61.
      Scriabin: Dances op. 73 n.1 and 2; Fantasia, op. 28; Poeme-Nocturne Op.61; Poeme - "Verse la flamme", Op. 72.
    • 29. Utrecht.

  • November
    • 2. Hannover. NDR.
    • 4. Hamburg.
    • 6. Seesen.
      Chopin: Polonaise op.26 n.1, op. 40 n.1 e 2, Polonaise-Fantasie Op.61;
      Scriabin: Dances op. 73 n.1 and 2; Fantasia op. 28; Poeme-Nocturne Op.61; Poeme - "Verse la flamme", Op.72.
    • 8. Potsdam.
      Chopin: Polonaise op.26 n.1, op. 40 n.1 e 2, Polonaise-Fantasie Op.61;
      Scriabin: Dances op. 73 n.1 and 2; Fantasia op. 28; Poeme-Nocturne Op.61; Poeme - "Verse la flamme", Op.72.
    • 11. Berlin. Philharmonie. With Peter Schreier, C. P. E. Bach Orchestra.
      Bach: Concertos BWV 1054 and 1058

  • December
    • 1. Moscow. Pushkin Museum.
      Mozart: Concerto K. 503.
    • 3. Moscow.
      Beethoven: Sonatas opus 31 no. 3, opus 49 nos. 1 and 2, opus 54 and opus 57.
      Recorded for broadcast by German television.
    • 7. Moscow. with Kopelman, Berlinsky.
      Beethoven: Trio No. 7 in B-flat, Opus 97 "Archduke"
    • Moscow.
      Beethoven: Piano Quintet in E-flat, Op. 16.
    • 22. Asolo. Teatro Accademia Conegliano.
      Beethoven: Sonatas opus 31 no. 3, opus 49 nos. 1 and 2; opus 54; opus 57.


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