Masters Collection: Kocsis

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Label: HGT
Catalog: HCD32840-42
Format: COMPACT DISC

Takács-Nagy, Gábor; Szenthelyi, Miklós; Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra; Perényi, Miklós; Berkes, Kálmán; Kocsis, Zoltán; Fejér, András; Racs, Zoltan; Cser, Gusztáv; Rácz, Zoltán; Ferencsik, János; Ránki, Dezso; Ormai, Gábor; Kelemen, Barnabás; Csontos, Ferenc; Hungarian State Orchestra; Schiff, András

The Masters Collection compiles the iconic recordings of some of the most renowned artists of Hungaroton. The series features albums which define an œuvre, a specific era and which will be an unforgettable experience for all listeners. The present release focuses on Zoltan Kocsis. This extensive set showcases his entire career, from his beginnings as a concert pianist, through his time as a conductor, and even sheds light on his passion for music education. An extensive booklet essay accompanies this release. Works featured include compositions by Bartok, Debussy, Kodaly, Haydn, Schubert, Cage, and many more.