Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Nocturne in F
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 5:33
2 Air on a G String
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:12
3 Ballade No. 1
Frédéric Chopin 8:24
4 Canon
Johann Pachelbel 5:22
5 Clair de Lune
Claude Debussy 4:51
6 Idyl for Strings, Adagio
Leoš Janáček 5:41
7 Moonlight Sonata, Op. 27 No. 2: I. Adagio sostenuto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:42
8 Songs Without Words, Op. 62 No. 6
Felix Mendelssohn 2:56
9 Swan Lake (excerpt)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 7:15
10 Pathétique Sonata, Op. 13: II. Adagio cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:19
11 Romeo and Juliet
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 3:45
12 Aquarium
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:14
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quintet No. 2, Allegro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:08
2 Sonata for Two Pianos, Andante
Johannes Brahms 9:50
3 Greensleeves
Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:34
4 Notturno, from String Quartet No. 2
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин 7:44
5 Piano Concerto No. 2
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 11:18
6 Für Elise
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:03
7 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude No. 22 in B-flat minor, BWV 867
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:10
8 Adagio for Strings
Samuel Barber 7:04
9 Violin Concerto, I Allegro molto vivace
Felix Mendelssohn 6:08
10 Ave Maria
Charles‐François Gounod 4:32
11 Etude in E Major
Frédéric Chopin 4:04
12 Orchestral Suite No. 2
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:01

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Hélène Grimaud (track 3)
Alain Planès (track 5)
Vladimir Tropp (track 1)
Bruno Leonardo Gelber (1987-10-26 – 1987-10-27) (track 7)
composer:
Johann Pachelbel (track 4)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 2)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798) (track 10)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (track 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831 – 1835) (track 3)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842 – 1844) (track 8)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1871-12 – 1872-01) (track 1)
Leoš Janáček (Czech composer) (1878) (track 6)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1886-02) (track 12)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1905) (track 5)
dedicated to:
Nathaniel von Stockhausen (Hanover ambassador to France) (track 3)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 12)
performer:
Emmanuel Krivine (track 9)
Kyoko Tabe (track 8)
recorded at:
Église Notre‐Dame du Liban in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1987-10-26 – 1987-10-27) (track 7)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 23) (track 3)
arrangements:
Air de J.S. Bach (Suite in D) (for organ, Jongen) (track 2)
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 2)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 2)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 2)
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (for Violin and Piano, Yokoyama) (track 3)
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (for violin and piano, Ysaÿe) (track 3)
Canon and Gigue in D major, T. 377: I. Canon (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Canon and Gigue in D major: I. Canon (arr. Max Seiffert) (track 4)
Clair de lune (for cello and piano) (track 5)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VII. Aquarium (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (for violin and piano, Hermann) (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 2)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 2)
Solo Amore (track 2)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (for cello and orchestra, arr. Palmer) (track 5)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (arr. Phyllis Schlomovitz for harp) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Adagio (track 4)
Bach Aire (track 2)
Christmas Canon (original version) (track 4)
Concerto (track 10)
Great Expectations (track 10)
Happy (track 4)
Interludio (track 10)
Lacrymosa (track 12)
Lemming 1 (Lemmings, Commodore 64) (track 4)
Lullaby (track 4)
Mephistopheles (track 7)
Moonlight (The Piano Guys) (track 7)
Overture (track 7)
Sanctus (track 4)
Sanctus II (track 4)
Simple Joy (track 4)
Sweetest Love (track 2)
This Night (track 10)
What Is Eternal (track 7)
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops) (track 7)
later versions:
Canon in D, Mostly (track 4)
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 2)
Chanson du printemps (orchestrated by Guiraud) (track 8)
Clair de lune (orch. Mouton) (track 5)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Stokowski) (track 5)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Caplet) (track 5)
Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski) (track 7)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (orch. A. Reed) (track 5)
part of:
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a (for piano) (track 5)
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 62 (for piano) (track 8)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (tracks 2, 7, 10)

CD 2

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1900-12-15) (track 5)
strings:
Smetana Quartet (track 1)
strings [string quartet]:
Smetana Quartet (track 1)
viola:
Josef Suk (violinist) (track 1)
flute:
Maxence Larrieu (flautist) (track 10)
piano:
Valery Afanassiev (tracks 2, 7)
Annerose Schmidt (German classical pianist) (track 6)
Hélène Grimaud (1992-06-16 – 1992-06-17) (track 5)
harp:
Susanna Mildonian (harpist) (track 10)
arranger:
Ralph Greaves (1934) (track 3)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 10, 12)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (track 10)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1722) (track 7)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808 – 1810) (track 6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (track 11)
Felix Mendelssohn (1838 – 1844-09-16) (track 9)
Johannes Brahms (1864) (track 2)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1924 – 1928) (track 3)
Samuel Barber (1936) (track 8)
conductor:
Andrew Manze (track 12)
Jesús López Cobos (1992-06-16 – 1992-06-17) (track 5)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 3)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (1992-06-16 – 1992-06-17) (track 5)
orchestrator:
Samuel Barber (1938) (track 8)
performer:
I Solisti Italiani (track 8)
revised by:
Felix Mendelssohn (1845) (track 9)
premiered at:
[radio broadcast] (1938-11-05) (track 8)
publisher:
Oxford University Press (1936) (track 3)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (1992-06-16 – 1992-06-17) (track 5)
Broadcasting Hall, Radio Köln in Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (1994-06-02 – 1994-06-03) (track 12)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 59) (track 6)
arrangement of:
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 10)
arrangements:
Adagio for Strings (arr. John O'Reilly for woodwind band) (track 8)
Adagio for Strings (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Adagio for Strings (for organ, Strickland) (track 8)
Adagio for Strings (arr. Lucien Cailliet for clarinet choir) (track 8)
Adagio for Strings (Lee Jackson arrangement) (track 8)
Agnus Dei (arr. Samuel Barber for chorus) (track 8)
For Aleeza (Beethoven's "Für Elise" • an abridged arrangement) (track 6)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: III. Sarabande (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 12)
Étude in E major, op. 10 no. 3: Lento ma non troppo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
エリーゼのために (フォーバブルボウズ) (track 6)
is based on:
Greensleeves (track 3)
Lovely Joan (traditional English folk song) (track 3)
Sir John in Love (track 3)
is the basis for:
All by Myself (track 5)
Dov’è l’amore (track 8)
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR.HELP (FixEight) (track 11)
No Other Love (Chopin adaptation) (track 11)
Passion Flower (track 6)
Preghiera (track 5)
さびしんぼう (track 11)
イヴの誘惑 (track 6)
熱情的花朵 (track 6)
later versions:
Chopin w Chinach (track 11)
Dans la nuit (Sarah Brightman song) (track 11)
給愛麗斯 (track 6)
orchestrations:
part of:
Violinkonzert in e-Moll, op. 64 (movement) (track 9)
Études, op. 10 (track 11)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Adagio for Strings (track 8)
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (track 10)
String Quartet no. 2 in D major: III. Notturno (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: III. Sarabande (1994-06-02 – 1994-06-03) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000MNOXNK [info]