Annotation

Annotation last modified on 2014-09-30 09:50 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: 1897-1907
CD 2: 1908-1917
CD 3: 1918-1927
CD 4: 1928-1937
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 In questa reggia (Turandot, Act II)
Giacomo Puccini 5:43
2 Nuns’ Chorus (Casanova)
Johann Strauss II 3:53
3 Piano Trio in B-flat, op. 97 “Archduke” II. Scherzo (Allegro)
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:42
4 Dein ist mein ganzes Herz (Das Land des Lächelns, Act II)
Franz Lehár 3:15
5 Never Mind the Why and Wherefore (HMS Pinafore, Act II)
Sir Arthur Sullivan 2:33
6 Second Liturgy of St John Chrysostom, op. 29 “The Creed”
Александр Тихонович Гречанинов 4:37
7 Clavelitos
Joaquín Valverde 2:09
8 Monologue of Boris (Boris Godunov, Act II)
Модест Петрович Мусоргский 5:06
9 Violin Concerto in B minor, op. 61 - III. (Extract) Cadenza: Allegro Molto
Sir Edward Elgar 9:13
10 Piano Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 “Moonlight”: I. Adagio sostenuto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:01
11 Heidenröslein D.257
Franz Schubert 2:03
12 The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon)
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:57
13 Prelude and Fugue no. 2 in C minor, BWV 847
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:02
14 The Floral Dance
Kate Emily Barclay Moss 3:24
15 Voi lo sapete, o mamma (Cavalleria Rusticana)
Pietro Mascagni 3:22
16 Etude in G-flat, op. 10 no. 5
Frédéric Chopin 1:37
17 Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond... Du bist der Lenz (Die Walküre, Act I)
Richard Wagner 4:53
18 Toccata in D minor, from BWV 565
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:30
19 Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 Aria: Andante espressivo
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:22
20 Hora Staccato
Grigoraș Dinicu 2:12
21 Questo e il fin di chi fa mal (Don Giovanni, Act II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:48
CD 5: 1938-1947
CD 6: 1948-1957
CD 7: 1958-1967
CD 8: 1968-1977
CD 9: 1978-1987
CD 10: 1988-1997
CD 11: A Documentary History of EMI Classics

Credits

CD 4: 1928-1937

organ:
Albert Schweitzer (track 18)
piano:
Edwin Fischer (1933-04-25 – 1936-06-06) (track 13)
harpsichord:
Wanda Landowska (1933-11-09 – 1933-11-15) (track 19)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (tracks 18–19, 19)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1722) (track 13)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (track 10)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1810 – 1811) (track 3)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1815-08-19) (track 11)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830) (track 16)
Edward Elgar (1905 – 1910) (track 9)
lyricist:
soprano vocals:
Elisabeth Schumann (track 11)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1933-04-25 – 1936-06-06) (track 13)
All Hallows Church, Barking by the Tower in London, England, United Kingdom (1935-12-16 – 1935-12-18) (track 18)
part of:
Bach Compendium (number: L81) (track 13)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 847) (track 13)
arrangements:
Goldberg-Variationen, BWV 988: Aria (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 19, 19)
Toccata (for brass band, Sykes) (track 18)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565: I. Toccata (catch all for arrangements) (track 18)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565: I. Toccata (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 18)
Toccata und Fugue d-Moll, BWV 565, BV B 29 no. 2: I. Toccata (Busoni piano arrangement) (track 18)
野ばら (translated) (track 11)
is the basis for:
Mephistopheles (track 10)
Moonlight (The Piano Guys) (track 10)
Overture (track 10)
Toccata (lyrics by Tanzwut) (track 18)
What Is Eternal (track 10)
the Fifth Death (UnEpic) (track 18)
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops) (track 10)
later versions:
Toccata (track 18)
orchestrations:
Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski) (track 10)
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565: Toccata (arr. S. Skrowaczewski) (track 18)
part of:
Études, op. 10 (track 16)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Goldberg-Variationen, BWV 988: Aria (1933-11-09 – 1933-11-15) (track 19)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565: I. Toccata (1935-12-16 – 1935-12-18) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 10)