Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Etude op. 10 no. 1 in C
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
2 Etude op. 10 no. 2 in Am "Chromatique"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:23
3 Etude op. 10 no. 3 in E "Tristesse"
Fryderyk Chopin 3:56
4 Etude op. 10 no. 4 in C#m
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
5 Etude op. 10 no. 5 in Gb "Black Keys"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:36
6 Etude op. 10 no. 6 in Ebm
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
7 Etude op. 10 no. 7 in C
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
8 Etude op. 10 no. 8 in F
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
9 Etude op. 10 no. 9 in Fm
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
10 Etude op. 10 no. 10 in Ab
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
11 Etude op. 10 no. 11 in Eb
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
12 Etude op. 10 no. 12 in Cm "Revolutionary"
Fryderyk Chopin 2:39
13 Etude op. 25 no. 1 in Ab "Aeolian Harp"
Fryderyk Chopin 2:08
14 Etude op. 25 no. 2 in Fm
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
15 Etude op. 25 no. 3 in F
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
16 Etude op. 25 no. 4 in Am
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
17 Etude op. 25 no. 5 in Em
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
18 Etude op. 25 no. 6 in G#m
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
19 Etude op. 25 no. 7 in C#m
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
20 Etude op. 25 no. 8 in Db
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
21 Etude op. 25 no. 9 in Gb "Butterfly"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:02
22 Etude op. 25 no. 10 in Bm "Octave"
Fryderyk Chopin 3:07
23 Etude op. 25 no. 11 in Am "Winter Wind"
Fryderyk Chopin 3:32
24 Etude op. 25 no. 12 in Cm
Fryderyk Chopin ?:??
25 Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 in C#m
Franz Liszt 9:21
26 Hungarian Rhapsody no. 11 in Am
Franz Liszt 5:38
27 Rigoletto Paraphrase
Giuseppe Verdi / Franz Liszt 6:35
28 Jeux d'eau
Maurice Ravel 4:41
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 1
Robert Schumann 1:19
2 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 2
Robert Schumann 0:48
3 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 3
Robert Schumann 0:46
4 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 4
Robert Schumann 1:32
5 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 5
Robert Schumann 0:50
6 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 6
Robert Schumann 0:54
7 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 7
Robert Schumann 0:37
8 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 8
Robert Schumann 1:26
9 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 9
Robert Schumann 0:33
10 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 10
Robert Schumann 0:44
11 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 11
Robert Schumann 1:46
12 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 12
Robert Schumann 1:19
13 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 13
Robert Schumann 1:18
14 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 14
Robert Schumann 0:38
15 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 15
Robert Schumann 0:40
16 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 16
Robert Schumann 0:35
17 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 17
Robert Schumann 1:41
18 Symphonische Etüden, Op.13 - 18
Robert Schumann 6:07
19 Carnaval, op.9 - 1 Préambule
Robert Schumann 2:08
20 Carnaval, op.9 - 2. Pierrot
Robert Schumann 0:57
21 Carnaval, op.9 - 3. Arlequin
Robert Schumann 0:37
22 Carnaval, op.9 - 4. Valse noble
Robert Schumann 1:03
23 Carnaval, op.9 - 5. Eusebius
Robert Schumann 1:26
24 Carnaval, op.9 - 6. Florestan
Robert Schumann 0:45
25 Carnaval, op.9 - 7. Coquette
Robert Schumann 0:39
26 Carnaval, op.9 - 8a Réplique
Robert Schumann 0:22
27 Carnaval, op.9 - 8b Sphinxes
Robert Schumann 0:25
28 Carnaval, op.9 - 9. Papillons
Robert Schumann 0:40
29 Carnaval, op. 9 - 10. A.S.C.H. - S.C.H.A (Lettres Dansantes)
Robert Schumann 0:34
30 Carnaval, op.9 - 11. Chiarina
Robert Schumann 0:46
31 Carnaval, op.9 - 12. Chopin
Robert Schumann 1:16
32 Carnaval, op.9 - 13. Estrella
Robert Schumann 0:28
33 Carnaval, op.9 - 14. Reconnaissance
Robert Schumann 1:41
34 Carnaval, op.9 - 15 Pantalon e Colombine
Robert Schumann 0:48
35 Carnaval, op.9 - 16a Valse allemande
Robert Schumann 0:34
36 Carnaval, op.9 - 16b Intermezzo: Paganini - Valse allemande (reprise)
Robert Schumann 1:04
37 Carnaval, op.9 - 17. Aveu
Robert Schumann 0:53
38 Carnaval, op.9 - 18. Promenade
Robert Schumann 2:13
39 Carnaval, op.9 - 19. Pause
Robert Schumann 0:17
40 Carnaval, op. 9 - 20. Marche Des ''Davidsbündler'' Contre Les Philistins
Robert Schumann 3:13
41 Kreisleriana, Op.18 - 1 Ausserst bewegt
Robert Schumann 2:01
42 Kreisleriana, Op.18 - 2 Sehr innig und nicht zu rasch Intermezzo 1 Sehr lebhaft T...
Robert Schumann 6:16
43 Kreisleriana, Op.18 - 3 Sehr aufgeregt
Robert Schumann 3:20
44 Kreisleriana, Op.18 - 4 Sehr langsam
Robert Schumann 3:40
45 Kreisleriana, Op.18 - 5 Sehr lebhaft
Robert Schumann 2:49
46 Kreisleriana, Op.18 - 6 Sehr langsam
Robert Schumann 3:33
47 Kreisleriana, Op.18 - 7 Sehr rasch
Robert Schumann 2:12
48 Kreisleriana, Op.18 - 8 Schnell und spielend
Robert Schumann 2:50

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Alfred Cortot (1923-03-01) (track 28)
Alfred Cortot (1926-12-27) (track 26)
Alfred Cortot (1926-12-27 – 1926-12-28) (tracks 25, 27)
Alfred Cortot (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (tracks 1–12)
Alfred Cortot (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (tracks 13–24)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 8, 10–11, 14, 16, 18, 20–21, 24)
Franz Liszt (tracks 25–27)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1829) (tracks 1–2, 9)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830) (tracks 4–6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831) (track 12)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (track 3)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1833) (track 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (track 19)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1835) (track 22)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (tracks 13, 15, 23)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1837) (track 17)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1901) (track 28)
premiered at:
Salle Pleyel (1839-1927) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1902-04-05) (track 28)
recorded at:
part of:
The Music of Liszt (number: S. 434) (track 27)
arrangements:
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 10 no. 4: Presto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 25 no. 7 (for cello and piano, arr. Franchomme) (track 19)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 25 no. 7 (for cello and piano, Glazunov) (track 19)
Étude in E major, op. 10 no. 3: Lento ma non troppo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
has revision:
is based on:
is the basis for:
Desecration (track 25)
Ebony Rhapsody (track 25)
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR.HELP (FixEight) (track 3)
L'Alcool (track 25)
No Other Love (Chopin adaptation) (track 3)
さびしんぼう (track 3)
later versions:
Chopin w Chinach (track 3)
Dans la nuit (Sarah Brightman song) (track 3)
orchestrations:
Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 in C-sharp minor, S. 244 no. 2 (for orchestra, arr. Müller-Berghaus) (track 25)
part of:
Études, op. 10 (tracks 1–12)
Études, op. 25 (tracks 13–24)
recording of:
Jeux d'eau (1923-03-01) (track 28)
Konzert-Paraphrase über Verdis "Rigoletto", S. 434 (1926-12-27 – 1926-12-28) (track 27)
Étude in A minor, op. 10 no. 2: Allegro (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 2)
Étude in A-flat major, op. 10 no. 10: Vivace assai (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 10)
Étude in C major, op. 10 no. 1: Allegro (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 1)
Étude in C major, op. 10 no. 7: Vivace (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 7)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 10 no. 4: Presto (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 4)
Étude in E major, op. 10 no. 3: Lento ma non troppo (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 3)
Étude in E-flat major, op. 10 no. 11: Allegretto (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 11)
Étude in F major, op. 10 no. 8: Allegro (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 8)
Étude in F minor, op. 10 no. 9: Allegro molto agitato (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 9)
Étude in G-flat major, op. 10 no. 5 "Black Keys": Vivace (1933-07-04 – 1933-07-05) (track 5)
Étude in A minor, op. 25 no. 11 "Winter Wind": Lento (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 23)
Étude in A minor, op. 25 no. 4: Agitato (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 16)
Étude in B minor, op. 25 no. 10 "Octaves": Allegro con fuoco (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 22)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 25 no. 7: Lento (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 19)
Étude in D-flat major, op. 25 no. 8 "Sixths": Vivace (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 20)
Étude in E minor, op. 25 no. 5: Vivace (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 17)
Étude in F major, op. 25 no. 3: Allegro (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 15)
Étude in F minor, op. 25 no. 2: Presto (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 14)
Étude in G-sharp minor, op. 25 no. 6 "Thirds": Allegro (1934-06-18 – 1934-06-21) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

piano:
Alfred Cortot (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (tracks 19–40)
Alfred Cortot (1929-03-06 – 1929-03-19) (tracks 1–18)
Alfred Cortot (1935-07-05) (tracks 41–48)
composer:
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1834 – 1835) (tracks 1, 3, 8, 11–12, 15, 19–40)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1838-04) (tracks 41–48)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1852) (tracks 3, 8, 11–12, 15)
orchestrations:
Carnaval, op. 9: I. Préambule (for orchestra, arr. Maurice Ravel) (track 19)
Carnaval, op. 9: IV. Marche des "Davidsbündler" (for orchestra, arr. Maurice Ravel) (track 40)
part of:
Symphonic Etudes for Piano, op. 13 (first edition, 1837) (track 1)
Symphonische Etüden, op. 13: Anhang (tracks 3, 8, 11–12, 15)
Kreisleriana, op. 16 (tracks 41–48)
Carnaval, op. 9 (for piano) (tracks 19–40)
recording of:
Carnaval, op. 9: I. Préambule (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 19)
Carnaval, op. 9: II. Pierrot (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 20)
Carnaval, op. 9: III. Arlequin (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 21)
Carnaval, op. 9: IV. Valse noble (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 22)
Carnaval, op. 9: IX. Papillons (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 28)
Carnaval, op. 9: Intermezzo: Paganini (XVIb, often combined with XVI) (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 36)
Carnaval, op. 9: Sphinxes (section between VIII and IX, not usually played) (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 27)
Carnaval, op. 9: V. Eusebius (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 23)
Carnaval, op. 9: VI. Florestan (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 24)
Carnaval, op. 9: VII. Coquette (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 25)
Carnaval, op. 9: VIII. Réplique (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 26)
Carnaval, op. 9: X. A.S.C.H. - S.C.H.A.: Lettres dansantes (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 29)
Carnaval, op. 9: XI. Chiarina (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 30)
Carnaval, op. 9: XII. Chopin (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 31)
Carnaval, op. 9: XIII. Estrella (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 32)
Carnaval, op. 9: XIV. Reconnaissance (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 33)
Carnaval, op. 9: XIX. Pause (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 39)
Carnaval, op. 9: XV. Pantalon et Colombine (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 34)
Carnaval, op. 9: XVI. Valse allemande (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 35)
Carnaval, op. 9: XVII. Aveu (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 37)
Carnaval, op. 9: XVIII. Promenade (1928-06-05 – 1928-12-11) (track 38)
Symphonic Etudes for Piano, op. 13: I. Theme - Andante (1929-03-06 – 1929-03-19) (track 1)
Symphonische Etüden, op. 13: Anhang: Variation I (1929-03-06 – 1929-03-19) (track 3)
Symphonische Etüden, op. 13: Anhang: Variation II (1929-03-06 – 1929-03-19) (track 11)
Symphonische Etüden, op. 13: Anhang: Variation III (1929-03-06 – 1929-03-19) (track 15)
Symphonische Etüden, op. 13: Anhang: Variation IV (1929-03-06 – 1929-03-19) (track 8)
Symphonische Etüden, op. 13: Anhang: Variation V (1929-03-06 – 1929-03-19) (track 12)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: IV. Sehr langsam (1935-07-05) (track 44)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: V. Sehr lebhaft (1935-07-05) (track 45)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: VI. Sehr langsam (1935-07-05) (track 46)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: VII. Sehr rasch (1935-07-05) (track 47)

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 20)
ASIN: US: B00000I93Y [info]