Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Gavotte
Jean-Philippe Rameau 6:44
2 Le Rappel des oiseaux
Jean-Philippe Rameau 2:14
3 Les Sauvages
Jean-Philippe Rameau 1:51
4 Les Niais de Sologne
Jean-Philippe Rameau 5:26
5 French Suite no. 6 in E, BWV 817: Allemande
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:08
6 French Suite no. 6 in E, BWV 817: Courante
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:26
7 French Suite no. 6 in E, BWV 817: Sarabande
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:31
8 French Suite no. 6 in E, BWV 817: Gavotte
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:01
9 French Suite no. 6 in E, BWV 817: Polonaise
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:24
10 French Suite no. 6 in E, BWV 817: Menuet
Johann Sebastian Bach 0:58
11 French Suite no. 6 in E, BWV 817: Bourée
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:32
12 French Suite no. 6 in E, BWV 817: Gigue
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:09
13 Sonata in E, K. 380
Domenico Scarlatti 2:34
14 Sonata in A, K. 533
Domenico Scarlatti 2:29
15 Sonata in D, K. 23
Domenico Scarlatti 2:36
16 Sonata in G, K. 14
Domenico Scarlatti 2:37
17 Sonata in B minor, K. 27
Domenico Scarlatti 3:43
18 Sonata in D, K. 430
Domenico Scarlatti 4:21
19 Sonata in A, op. 2 no. 2: Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:55
20 Sonata in A, op. 2 no. 2: Largo appassionato
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:51
21 Sonata in A, op. 2 no. 2: Scherzo. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:53
22 Sonata in A, op. 2 no. 2: Rondo. Grazioso
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:54
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 En Blanc et noir: Avec emportement
Claude Debussy 4:12
2 En Blanc et noir: Lent. Sombre
Claude Debussy 6:04
3 En Blanc et noir: Scherzando
Claude Debussy 4:34
4 Dolly, op. 56: Berceuse
Gabriel Fauré 2:28
5 Dolly, op. 56: Mi-a-ou
Gabriel Fauré 1:46
6 Dolly, op. 56: Le Jardin de Dolly
Gabriel Fauré 2:14
7 Dolly, op. 56: Kitty-Valse
Gabriel Fauré 2:24
8 Dolly, op. 56: Tendresse
Gabriel Fauré 3:19
9 Dolly, op. 56: Le Pas espagnol
Gabriel Fauré 2:06
10 Prelude in D-flat, op. 103 no. 1
Gabriel Fauré 3:18
11 Prelude in G minor, op. 103 no. 3
Gabriel Fauré 3:21
12 Prelude in D minor, op. 103 no. 5
Gabriel Fauré 2:13
13 Nocturne no. 7 in C-sharp minor, op. 74
Gabriel Fauré 7:59
14 Barcarolle no. 5 in F-sharp minor, op. 66
Gabriel Fauré 5:14
15 Impromptu no. 5 in F-sharp minor, op. 102
Gabriel Fauré 2:10
16 Piano Concerto in D "for the left hand"
Maurice Ravel 17:05

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Robert Casadesus (French pianist/composer) (tracks 1–22)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 5–12)
Jean‐Philippe Rameau (French composer of the Baroque era) (tracks 1–4)
Domenico Scarlatti (tracks 13–18)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1794 – 1795) (tracks 19–22)
part of:
arrangements:
French Suite no. 6 in E major, BWV 817: I. Allemande (catch all for arrangements) (track 5)
French Suite no. 6 in E major, BWV 817: II. Courante (catch all for arrangements) (track 6)
French Suite no. 6 in E major, BWV 817: III. Sarabande (catch all for arrangements) (track 7)
French Suite no. 6 in E major, BWV 817: V. Polonaise (catch all for arrangements) (track 9)
part of:
French Suite no. 6 in E major, BWV 817 (movement) (tracks 5–12)
parts:
recording of:

CD 2

premiered in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1901-03-20) (track 13)
recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (tracks 4–9)
piano:
Robert Casadesus (French pianist/composer) (tracks 10–15)
Robert Casadesus (French pianist/composer) (1947-01-22) (track 16)
Gaby Casadesus (French pianist) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (tracks 4–9)
Robert Casadesus (French pianist/composer) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (tracks 4–9)
Gaby Casadesus (French pianist) (1963) (tracks 1–3)
Robert Casadesus (French pianist/composer) (1963) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1894) (track 14)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1894 – 1897) (tracks 4–9)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1898) (track 13)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1909) (track 15)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1910) (tracks 10–12)
Claude Debussy (1915-06-04 – 1915-07-20) (tracks 1–3)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1929 – 1930) (track 16)
conductor:
Eugene Ormandy (1947-01-22) (track 16)
dedicated to:
Jacques Charlot (track 2)
A. Kussewitsky (track 1)
orchestra:
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1947-01-22) (track 16)
recorded at:
part of:
Works of Gabriel Fauré by opus number (number: op. 66) (track 14)
Works of Gabriel Fauré by opus number (number: op. 74) (track 13)
Works of Gabriel Fauré by opus number (number: op. 102) (track 15)
arrangements:
Dolly Suite, op. 56: I. Berceuse (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
orchestrations:
Dolly Suite, op. 56: I. Berceuse (orchestrated by Rabaud) (track 4)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: II. Mi-a-ou (orchestrated by Rabaud) (track 5)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: III. Le Jardin de Dolly (orchestrated by Rabaud) (track 6)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: IV. Kitty Valse (orchestrated by Rabaud) (track 7)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: V. Tendresse (orchestrated by Rabaud) (track 8)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: VI. Le Pas Espagnol (orchestrated by Rabaud) (track 9)
En blanc et noir: I. Avec emportement (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 1)
En blanc et noir: II. Lent, sombre (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 2)
En blanc et noir: III. Scherzando (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 3)
part of:
En blanc et noir, L. 134, CD 142 (movement) (tracks 1–3)
9 Préludes, op. 103 (tracks 10–12)
Dolly Suite, op. 56 (for piano four hands) (tracks 4–9)
recording of:
Dolly Suite, op. 56: I. Berceuse (for piano four hands) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 4)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: II. Mi-a-ou (for piano four hands) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 5)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: III. Le jardin de Dolly (for piano four hands) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 6)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: IV. Kitty Valse (for piano four hands) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 7)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: V. Tendresse (for piano four hands) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 8)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: VI. Le pas espagnol (for piano four hands) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 9)

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 16)
ASIN: UK: B00001IVP2 [info]
discography entry: http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/album.jsp?album_id=8370 [info]