Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no.1 in C major, op. 15: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 18:53
2 Piano Concerto no.1 in C Major, op. 15. II. Largo
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:31
3 Piano Concerto no.1 in C major, op. 15: III. Rondo, Allegro scherzando
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:04
4 Konzertstück for piano and orchestra in F minor, J. 282 (op. 79)
Carl Maria von Weber 16:13
5 Burleske for piano and orchestra in D minor, op. 85 (TrV 145, AV 85)
Richard Strauss 18:00
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no.1 in E minor, op. 11: I. Allegro maestoso
Fryderyk Chopin 18:53
2 Piano Concerto no.1 in E minor, op. 11: II. Romance
Fryderyk Chopin 9:15
3 Piano Concerto no.1 in E minor, op. 11: III. Rondo
Fryderyk Chopin 9:04
4 Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23
Fryderyk Chopin 7:56
5 Ballade no. 2 in F major, op. 38
Fryderyk Chopin 6:23
6 Ballade no. 3 in A-flat major, op. 47
Fryderyk Chopin 6:05
7 Ballade no. 4 in F minor, op. 52
Fryderyk Chopin 8:43
8 Lullaby of Birdland
Fryderyk Chopin 6:04

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Eisenach, Thüringen, Germany (1890-06-21) (track 5)
piano:
Friedrich Gulda (1951-05-22) (tracks 1–3)
Friedrich Gulda (1954) (track 5)
Friedrich Gulda (1954-09) (track 5)
Friedrich Gulda (1956-09) (track 4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1796 – 1797) (tracks 1–3)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1885 – 1886) (track 5)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1951-05-22) (tracks 1–3)
Anthony Collins (British composer and conductor) (1954) (track 5)
Volkmar Andreae (conductor, composer) (1956-09) (track 4)
dedicated to:
Eugen d'Albert (track 5)
engineer:
Cyril Windebank (1951-05-22) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1951-05-22) (tracks 1–3)
London Symphony Orchestra (1954) (track 5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1956-09) (track 4)
producer:
Victor Olof (tracks 1–3)
premiered at:
publisher:
Steingräber (1894) (track 5)
part of:
Werkverzeichnis (Richard Strauss TrV) (number: TrV 145) (track 5)
arrangements:
Konzertstück in F minor, S. 367a (for piano and orchestra, Liszt) (track 4)
Konzertstück, S. 576a (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 4)
later versions:
part of:
parts:
recording of:
Burleske in D minor, TrV 145 (1954) (track 5)
Konzertstück in F minor, op. 79 (1956-09) (track 4)

CD 2

piano:
Friedrich Gulda (1954-02-18 – 1954-02-19) (tracks 1–3)
Friedrich Gulda (1954-03) (tracks 4–7)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830-04 – 1830-09) (tracks 1–3)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831 – 1835) (track 4)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836 – 1839) (track 5)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1841) (track 6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1842) (track 7)
conductor:
Sir Adrian Boult (1954-02-18 – 1954-02-19) (tracks 1–3)
dedicated to:
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (track 5)
Nathaniel von Stockhausen (Hanover ambassador to France) (track 4)
orchestra:
London Philharmonic Orchestra (1954-02-18 – 1954-02-19) (tracks 1–3)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 23) (track 4)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 38) (track 5)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 47) (track 6)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 52) (track 7)
arrangements:
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (for Violin and Piano, Yokoyama) (track 4)
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (for violin and piano, Ysaÿe) (track 4)
Romance (for solo piano, Balakirev, from Chopin's Piano Concerto no. 1) (track 2)
part of:
recording of:
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (1954-03) (track 4)
Ballade no. 2 in F major, op. 38 (1954-03) (track 5)
Ballade no. 4 in F minor, op. 52 (1954-03) (track 7)

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 41)
ASIN: US: B00000I944 [info]