Recordings of Performances from "The Pianism of Ferruccio Busoni: a critique of selected recordings and a creative re-imagining through new performances"

In partial fulfilment of PhD, 270 minutes' worth of recorded music are provided. The 270 minutes are divided into three recital of approximately 90 minutes each. Each recital focuses on a composer that featured prolifically in Busoni’s performative career: Chopin, Liszt, and J. S. Bach. Recital 1 (Busoni and Chopin): 2018-11-27 – Larry Sitsky Recital Room, ANU - Excerpt from Sonatina seconda (BV 259) – Busoni - Preludes, Op. 28 – Chopin - Encore: Ecossaise for Piano in E-flat Major (WoO 86) – Beethoven/Busoni Recorded on a Steinway and Sons D-274 Recital 2 (Busoni and Liszt): 12/10/2019 – Wesley Music Center, Forrest - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 5 in E minor ‘Héroïde-élégiaque’ – Liszt - Valse à capriccio sur deux motifs du ‘Lucia’ et Parisina’ – Liszt - Polonaise No. 2 in E Major – Liszt/Busoni - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 13 in A minor – Liszt - Mephisto Waltz No. 1 – Liszt/Busoni - Réminiscenes de Norma – Liszt - Etude No. 3 in G-Sharp minor ‘La Campanella’ – Liszt - Encore: Sonata No. 4 ‘Sufi Path’ (V: Journey Away from Forgetfulness (Safaz – li – Allah) and the Knowez (Arif)) – Sitsky Recorded on a Yamaha C5X Recital 3 (Part 1) (Busoni and Bach): 28/11/2020 – Wesley Music Center, Forrest - Widmung (Dedication) – Busoni - Prelude and Fugue in E minor (BWV 533) – Bach/Busoni - Organ Choral Preludes (BV B 27) – Bach/Busoni 1. Komm, Gott, Schöpfer! (Come, God, Creator!) 2. Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Awake, the voice commands) 3. Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland (Now comes the gentiles’ Saviour) 4. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen (Rejoice, beloved Christmas) 5. Ich ruf’ zu dir, Herr (I call on Thee, Lord) 6. Herr Gott, nun schleuss’ den Himmel auf! (Lord God, Heaven’s gate unlock!) 7a & b. Durch Adam’s Fall ist ganz verderbt (Through Adam came our fall) 8. In dir ist Freude (In Thee is Gladness) 9. Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der von uns den Zorn Gottes wandt (Jesus Christ, our Lord and saviour, who turn’dst from us the wrath of God) Recital 3 (Part 2) (Busoni and Bach): 28/11/2020 – Wesley Music Center, Forrest - Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor (BWV 9030) – Bach/Busoni - Chaconne in D minor (BWV 1004) – Bach/Busoni - Fantasia after J.S. Bach – Busoni - Encore: Indianisches Erntelied (Indian Harvest Song) – Busoni Recorded on a Yamaha C5X.
Type
collection
Title
Recordings of Performances from "The Pianism of Ferruccio Busoni: a critique of selected recordings and a creative re-imagining through new performances"
Collection Type
Repository
Access Privileges
School of Music
Website Address
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1d20r-C1yVQNEVSoZ5Nt42TAHm-Ns7006/view?usp=sharing ; https://drive.google.com/file/d/1i_UhCIFOtivReM-RSC7ZH9LP0agXn9wY/view?usp=sharing; https://drive.google.com/file/d/1K_pANGVjp5a2wqqB5WYPIoStRW0WbX7j/view?usp=sharing; https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hbPG_OtydrDAtcdkmq22ncVFAC-XPYdN/view?usp=sharing
Metadata Language
English
Data Language
English
Significance Statement
Unique style of piano playing that counters the homogenic, stock-standard interpretations currently permeating the concert stage.
Brief Description
Recordings of my performances, which are inspired by selected recordings by Ferruccio Busoni
Full Description
In partial fulfilment of PhD, 270 minutes' worth of recorded music are provided. The 270 minutes are divided into three recital of approximately 90 minutes each. Each recital focuses on a composer that featured prolifically in Busoni’s performative career: Chopin, Liszt, and J. S. Bach. Recital 1 (Busoni and Chopin): 2018-11-27 – Larry Sitsky Recital Room, ANU - Excerpt from Sonatina seconda (BV 259) – Busoni - Preludes, Op. 28 – Chopin - Encore: Ecossaise for Piano in E-flat Major (WoO 86) – Beethoven/Busoni Recorded on a Steinway and Sons D-274 Recital 2 (Busoni and Liszt): 12/10/2019 – Wesley Music Center, Forrest - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 5 in E minor ‘Héroïde-élégiaque’ – Liszt - Valse à capriccio sur deux motifs du ‘Lucia’ et Parisina’ – Liszt - Polonaise No. 2 in E Major – Liszt/Busoni - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 13 in A minor – Liszt - Mephisto Waltz No. 1 – Liszt/Busoni - Réminiscenes de Norma – Liszt - Etude No. 3 in G-Sharp minor ‘La Campanella’ – Liszt - Encore: Sonata No. 4 ‘Sufi Path’ (V: Journey Away from Forgetfulness (Safaz – li – Allah) and the Knowez (Arif)) – Sitsky Recorded on a Yamaha C5X Recital 3 (Part 1) (Busoni and Bach): 28/11/2020 – Wesley Music Center, Forrest - Widmung (Dedication) – Busoni - Prelude and Fugue in E minor (BWV 533) – Bach/Busoni - Organ Choral Preludes (BV B 27) – Bach/Busoni 1. Komm, Gott, Schöpfer! (Come, God, Creator!) 2. Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Awake, the voice commands) 3. Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland (Now comes the gentiles’ Saviour) 4. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen (Rejoice, beloved Christmas) 5. Ich ruf’ zu dir, Herr (I call on Thee, Lord) 6. Herr Gott, nun schleuss’ den Himmel auf! (Lord God, Heaven’s gate unlock!) 7a & b. Durch Adam’s Fall ist ganz verderbt (Through Adam came our fall) 8. In dir ist Freude (In Thee is Gladness) 9. Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der von uns den Zorn Gottes wandt (Jesus Christ, our Lord and saviour, who turn’dst from us the wrath of God) Recital 3 (Part 2) (Busoni and Bach): 28/11/2020 – Wesley Music Center, Forrest - Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor (BWV 9030) – Bach/Busoni - Chaconne in D minor (BWV 1004) – Bach/Busoni - Fantasia after J.S. Bach – Busoni - Encore: Indianisches Erntelied (Indian Harvest Song) – Busoni Recorded on a Yamaha C5X.
Contact Email
aaronlchew@gmail.com
Contact Address
17 Julius St. Pearce
Contact Phone Number
0423276385
Principal Investigator
Aaron Chew
Supervisors
Emeritus Professor Larry Sitsky ; Dr. Kim Cunio; Dr. Neal Peres da Costa
Fields of Research
3603 - Music; 360303 - Music education; 360304 - Music performance
Socio-Economic Objective
280122 - Expanding knowledge in creative arts and writing studies
Keywords
Aaron Chew ; Ferruccio Busoni; Pianism of Ferruccio Busoni
Type of Research Activity
Applied Research
Date Coverage
2018-11-27
2020-11-28
Time Period
2018 - 2020
Date of data creation
2018-11-27
Year of data publication
2022
Creator(s) for Citation
Aaron
Chew
Publisher for Citation
The Australian National University Data Commons
Access Rights Type
Open
Licence Type
Unknown/Other - Unknown licence or record provider defined licence
Retention Period
Indefinitely
Data Management Plan
No
Status: Published
Published to:
  • Australian National University
  • Australian National Data Service
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