Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 1 in E major: Andante "l'Arpeggio"
Niccolò Paganini 2:03
2 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 2 in B minor: Moderato
Niccolò Paganini 3:08
3 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 3 in E minor: Sostenuto - Presto
Niccolò Paganini 3:31
4 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 4 in C minor: Maestoso
Niccolò Paganini 7:10
5 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 5 in A minor: Agitato
Niccolò Paganini 3:02
6 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 6 in G minor: Adagio
Niccolò Paganini 4:41
7 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 7 in A minor: Posato
Niccolò Paganini 3:54
8 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 8 in E-flat major: Maestoso
Niccolò Paganini 3:28
9 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 9 in E major: Allegretto "La Chasse"
Niccolò Paganini 3:03
10 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 10 in G minor: Vivace
Niccolò Paganini 2:15
11 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 11 in C major: Andante - Presto
Niccolò Paganini 3:44
12 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 12 in A-flat major: Allegro
Niccolò Paganini 2:26
13 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 13 in B-flat major: Allegro "The Devil's Laughter"
Niccolò Paganini 2:37
14 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 14 in E-flat major: Moderato
Niccolò Paganini 1:58
15 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 15 in E minor: Posato
Niccolò Paganini 3:07
16 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 16 in G minor: Presto
Niccolò Paganini 1:30
17 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 17 in E-flat major: Sostenuto - Andante
Niccolò Paganini 3:46
18 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 18 in C major: Corrente. Allegro
Niccolò Paganini 2:31
19 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 19 in E-flat major: Lento - Allegro assai
Niccolò Paganini 3:01
20 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 20 in D major: Allegretto
Niccolò Paganini 2:53
21 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 21 in A major: Amoroso
Niccolò Paganini 3:09
22 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 22 in F major: Marcato
Niccolò Paganini 3:01
23 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 23 in E-flat major: Posato
Niccolò Paganini 5:11
24 24 Caprices, op. 1: No. 24 in A minor: Tema con variazioni. Quasi presto
Niccolò Paganini 4:33

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Tanja Becker-Bender (tracks 1–24)
composer:
Niccolò Paganini (tracks 1–24)
producer:
Reinhard Geller (tracks 1–24)
recorded by:
Reinhard Geller (tracks 1–24)
arrangements:
Caprice no. 13 in B-flat (for violin and piano, Schumann) (track 13)
Caprice no. 13 in B-flat (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 13)
Caprice no. 20 in D (for violin and piano, arr. Kreisler) (track 20)
Caprice no. 24 in A minor (for violin and piano, arr. Auer) (track 24)
is the basis for:
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43 (Rachmaninoff) (track 24)
Variations (track 24)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

executive producer: Simon Perry (classical music producer)
liner notes: Calum MacDonald (journalistic alias of music critic Malcolm MacDonald)
ASIN: UK: B001PLNDRA [info]
purchase for mail-order: http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/al.asp?al=CDA67763 [info]