Filmed by soviet television, Emil Gilels plays some of his favourite composers: Beethoven as well as Russian composers, Prokofiev and Scriabin. These little known documents show Gilels performing “at home”, in the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory.
Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata No. 12, Op. 26; Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata No. 3, Op. 28; 8 Visions fugitives, Prelude Op. 12; Alexander Scriabin: Prelude Op. 2 No. 1; Robert Schumann: Arabeske