Annotation

The back cover (see Discogs) implies Martin Roscoe is also playing piano on the orchestral tracks, but it probably needs to be heard to tell.

Annotation last modified on 2019-11-03 16:40 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Polonaise in C-sharp minor, op. 26 no. 1 Frédéric Chopin 8:10
2 Chopiniana, op. 46: I. Polonaise Alexander Glazunov 5:56
3 Chopiniana, op. 46: II. Nocturne Alexander Glazunov 5:07
4 Chopiniana, op. 46: III. Mazurka Alexander Glazunov 5:23
5 Chopiniana, op. 46: IV. Tarantella Alexander Glazunov 3:27
6 Nocturne in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2 Frédéric Chopin 4:17
7 Nocturne in A-flat major, op. 32 no. 2 Frédéric Chopin 6:40
8 Nocturne in F-sharp major, op. 15 no. 2 Frédéric Chopin 3:33
9 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: I. Grave - Doppio movimento Frédéric Chopin 7:33
10 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: II. Scherzo Frédéric Chopin 6:29
11 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: III. Marchefunebre. Lento Frédéric Chopin 8:33
12 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: IV. Finale. Presto Frédéric Chopin 1:31

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Martin Roscoe (English classical pianist) (2009-10-05) (tracks 1, 6, 8–12)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 2–5)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830 – 1832) (tracks 6, 8)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (track 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1835) (track 1)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1839) (tracks 9–12)
conductor:
Vassily Sinaisky (2009-10-14) (tracks 2–5, 7)
editor:
Stephen Rinker (engineer) (tracks 1–12)
engineer:
Stephen Rinker (engineer) (2009-10-05) (tracks 1, 6, 8–12)
Stephen Rinker (engineer) (2009-10-14) (tracks 2–5, 7)
orchestra:
BBC Philharmonic (2009-10-14) (tracks 2–5, 7)
orchestrator:
Александр Константинович Глазунов (Russian composer, 1865-1936) (1893) (tracks 2–5)
producer:
Mike George (classical producer) (tracks 1–12)
recorded at:
arrangements:
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2 (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 6)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (for violin and piano, arr. Sarasate) (track 6)
Nocturne, op. 9 no. 2 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Chopin's Nocturne in E Flat (Greeley adaptation) (track 6)
My Twilight Dream (track 6)
later versions:
Chopin w Brazylii (track 6)
Marche funèbre (track 11)
orchestration of:
orchestrations:
Funeral March (orchestrated by Elgar) (track 11)
Marche funèbre (track 11)
part of:
Polonaises, op. 26 (track 1)
Nocturnes, op. 15 (track 8)
Nocturnes, op. 9 (track 6)
Chopiniana, op. 46 (tracks 2–5)
recording of:
Chopiniana, op. 46: I. Polonaise (2009-10-14) (track 2)
Chopiniana, op. 46: II. Nocturne (2009-10-14) (track 3)
Chopiniana, op. 46: III. Mazurka (2009-10-14) (track 4)
Chopiniana, op. 46: V. Tarantella (2009-10-14) (track 5)
Nocturne no. 10 in A-flat major, op. 32 no. 2: Lento (orch. Igor Stravinsky) (2009-10-14) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:

Release

liner notes:Malcolm Hayes (composer and writer on music)
David Nice (liner notes author)
copyrighted by:BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) (2009)
phonographic copyright by:BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) (2009)
part of:The BBC Music Magazine Collection (number: Volume 18, Number 6)
ASIN:UK: B008KJZ5EE [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/2147555 [info]