Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata no. 15 in C, K. 545 (Allegro)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:38
2 Piano Sonata no. 11 in A, K. 331 "Alla Turca" (Alla Turca - Allegretto)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:39
3 Piano Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 "Moonlight" (Adagio sostentuto)
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:51
4 Für Elise
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:29
5 Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat, op. 9 no. 2
Fryderyk Chopin 4:00
6 Mazurka no. 4 in B minor, op. 33
Fryderyk Chopin 5:00
7 Waltz no. 6 in D-flat, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute Waltz"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:41
8 Polonaise no. 6 in A-flat, op. 53
Fryderyk Chopin 6:32
9 Moments Musicaux, op. 94, D. 780 (No. 3 in F minor)
Franz Schubert 1:50
10 Impromptus, D. 935, op. 142 (No. 2 in A-flat)
Franz Schubert 5:07
11 Traumerei
Robert Schumann 2:34
12 Three Romances, Op. 28 (Einfach)
Robert Schumann 3:54
13 Rondo Capriccioso, op. 14
Felix Mendelssohn 6:31
14 Songs Without Words, op. 62 (Spring Song)
Felix Mendelssohn 2:08
15 Liebestraum no. 3, op. 62
Franz Liszt 4:54
16 Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 in C-sharp minor
Franz Liszt 8:57
17 Lyric Pieces (Notturno, op. 54 no. 4)
Edvard Grieg 4:05
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Islamev
Mily Balakirev 7:58
2 Rhapsodie no. 2 in G minor, op. 79
Johannes Brahms 6:33
3 Etude in C-sharp minor, op. 42 no. 5
Alexander Scriabin 3:34
4 Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2
Sergei Rachmaninoff 4:19
5 Prelude in G minor, op. 23 no. 5
Sergei Rachmaninoff 3:45
6 Prelude in G, op. 32 no. 5
Sergei Rachmaninoff 3:21
7 Goyescas, Book 1 (Quejas o La maja y el ruisenor)
Enrique Granados 6:43
8 Gymnopedie No. 1
Erik Satie 3:13
9 Clair de Lune
Claude Debussy 4:46
10 Girl with the Flaxen Hair
Claude Debussy 2:49
11 Etude no. 11 Pour les Arpeges Composes
Claude Debussy 4:13
12 Jeux d'eau
Maurice Ravel 5:28
13 Pavane for a Dead Princess
Maurice Ravel 6:04
14 Le Tombeau de Couperin (Toccata)
Maurice Ravel 3:40
15 Allegro barbaro, BB 63, Sz 49
Béla Bartók 2:33
16 Toccata in C, op. 11
Sergei Prokofiev 4:09
17 Prelude in C-sharp minor
George Gershwin 3:35
18 Prelude no. 23 in F, op. 34
Dmitri Shostakovich 1:22
19 Prelude no. 24 in D minor, op. 34
Dmitri Shostakovich 1:06

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1778) (track 2)
piano:
Ingrid Haebler (track 2)
Tamás Vásáry (1965-04) (track 5)
Wilhelm Kempff (1965-09) (track 10)
Jorge Bolet (1972 – 1973) (track 15)
Emil Gilels (1974-06) (track 17)
Jorge Bolet (1982-09) (track 15)
Mitsuko Uchida (pianist) (1983-10) (track 1)
arranger:
Franz Liszt (tracks 15, 15)
balance engineer:
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (track 5)
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (1965-09) (track 10)
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (1974-06) (track 17)
John Dunkerley (engineer) (1982-09) (track 15)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (track 6)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 9)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1783) (track 2)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1788) (track 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (track 3)
Felix Mendelssohn (1824) (track 13)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1827) (track 10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830 – 1832) (track 5)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1842) (track 8)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1846 – 1847) (track 7)
Franz Liszt (1850) (tracks 15, 15)
Edvard Grieg (1891) (track 17)
dedicated to:
Auguste Léo (track 8)
producer:
Günther Breest (track 17)
Erik Smith (British producer, pianist and harpsichordist) (track 1)
Peter Wadland (track 15)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (track 5)
Otto Ernst Wohlert (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Deutsche Grammophon GmbH (this is the company; for release labels, use "Deutsche Grammophon") (1965) (track 5)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1966) (tracks 5, 10)
recorded at:
Beethovensaal (Hannover) in Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany (1965-04) (track 5)
Beethovensaal (Hannover) in Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany (1965-09) (track 10)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1974-06) (track 17)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-09) (track 15)
Henry Wood Hall (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (1983-10) (track 1)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 14) (track 13)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 53) (track 8)
arrangement of:
O lieb, so lang du lieben kannst, S. 298/2 (second version) (tracks 15, 15)
arrangements:
Liebestraum As-Dur "Oh Lieb, so lang du lieben kannst", S. 541 Nr. 3 (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 15, 15)
Lyriske stykker, hefte V, op. 54: No. 4: Notturno (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
Mazurka, op. 33 no. 4 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 6)
Moment musical in F minor, D. 780 no. 3 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Moment musicaux, op. 94 no. 3 (Leschetizky arr.) (track 9)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2 (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 5)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (for violin and piano, arr. Sarasate) (track 5)
Nocturne, op. 9 no. 2 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 5)
Polonaise in A-flat major, op. 53 "Heroique" (concert transcription by Busoni) (track 8)
Polonaise in A-flat major, op. 53 "Heroique" (Greeley recension) (track 8)
Valse, op. 64 no. 1 (The Minute Waltz) (for trombone and piano, Jacobsen) (track 7)
Waltz no. 6 in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute Waltz" (arranged by Michałowski) (track 7)
Waltz no. 6 in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute Waltz" (catchall work for all unspecified transcriptions. Please do not add an arranger AR to this work, create a new arrangement work instead) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Chopin's Nocturne in E Flat (Greeley adaptation) (track 5)
Desecration (track 8)
Mephistopheles (track 3)
Moonlight (The Piano Guys) (track 3)
My Twilight Dream (track 5)
Overture (track 3)
Today, Tomorrow & Forever (tracks 15, 15)
What Is Eternal (track 3)
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops) (track 3)
later parody versions:
Mozart avec nous (track 2)
Oliver Cromwell (track 8)
later versions:
6 Moments musicaux for Piano, op. 94, D. 780: No. 3 (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 9)
Chopin w Brazylii (track 5)
orchestrations:
Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski) (track 3)
Turkish March (track 2)
part of:
Waltzes, op. 64 (track 7)
Nocturnes, op. 9 (track 5)
Liebesträume, S. 541 (tracks 15, 15)
Mazurkas, op. 33 (track 6)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 3)

CD 2

piano:
Jörg Demus (track 9)
Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (1978-06) (track 10)
Alexis Weissenberg (1985-01 – 1985-02) (track 11)
balance engineer:
Klaus Hiemann (tracks 10–11)
composer:
Милий Алексеевич Балакирев (Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev) (track 1)
Johannes Brahms (1879) (track 2)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1905) (track 9)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1901) (track 12)
Claude Debussy (1909-12 – 1910-02) (track 10)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1911) (track 15)
Claude Debussy (1915-07-23 – 1915-09-29) (track 11)
producer:
Karl Faust (producer) (track 10)
Cord Garben (track 10)
Werner Mayer (classical producer) (track 11)
premiered at:
[concert] (1910-06-02) (track 10)
[concert] (1916-11-21) (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1978) (track 10)
premiered at:
Salle Pleyel (1839-1927) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1902-04-05) (track 12)
recorded at:
Laeiszhalle in Hamburg, Germany (1978-06) (track 10)
Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Hamburg, Germany (1985-01 – 1985-02) (track 11)
part of:
Works of Mily Balakirev by opus number (number: op. 18) (track 1)
Bartók Béla válogatott zenei írásai (number: Sz. 49) (track 15)
Béla Bartók's Works (BB) (number: BB 63) (track 15)
arrangements:
Clair de lune (for cello and piano) (track 9)
La fille aux cheveux de lin (for violin and piano, arr. Hartmann) (track 10)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (for organ, Vierne) (track 4)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (arr. Phyllis Schlomovitz for harp) (track 9)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (for cello and orchestra, arr. Palmer) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Carry (track 10)
later versions:
Islamey (for two pianos, Yoffe) (track 1)
The Barbarian (track 15)
orchestrations:
"Islamey, Oriental Fantasy", op. 18 (orchestrated by Casella) (track 1)
Clair de lune (orch. Mouton) (track 9)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Stokowski) (track 9)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Caplet) (track 9)
Oriental Fantasy, op. 18 "Islamey" (orchestrated by Lyapunov) (track 1)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (orch. by Lucien Cailliet) (track 4)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (orchestrated by H. Wood) (track 4)
Prelude in G major, op. 32 no. 5 (orch. by Lucien Cailliet) (track 6)
Prelude in G minor, op. 23 no. 5 (orch. by Lucien Cailliet) (track 5)
Preludes in C-sharp minor (orch. by Stokowski) (track 4)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (orch. A. Reed) (track 9)
part of:
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a (for piano) (track 9)
8 Études, op. 42 (track 3)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117, CD 125 (part of collection) (track 10)
Douze Études, pour piano, L. 136, CD 143 (part of collection) (track 11)
recording of:
"Islamey, Oriental Fantasy", op. 18 (for solo piano, original version) (track 1)
Jeux d'eau (track 12)
Études, L. 136: XI. Pour les arpèges composés (1985-01 – 1985-02) (track 11)

Release

ASIN: US: B000075A7R [info]