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6-CD set.

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Prelude & Fugue in C, BWV 846
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:12
2 Piano Sonata No. 11 in A, KV 331 "Alla Turca": III. Allegretto
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:44
3 12 Etudes Op. 25 No.1 in A flat, "Harp Study"
Frédéric Chopin 2:35
4 Warsaw Concerto
Richard Addinsell 8:04
5 Waltz Op. 18 No. 1in E flat, "Grande Valse Brillante"
Frédéric Chopin 5:32
6 Fantasiestücke, Op. 12 No. 2, "Aufschwung": VIII
Robert Schumann 3:41
7 Gymnopédie No. 1
Erik Satie 6:04
8 La prière d'une vierge Op. 4
Tekla Bądarzewska 4:09
9 Alpine Glow
Theodor Oesten 5:13
10 Liebestraum No. 3
Franz Liszt 4:03
11 Lyric Pieces Op. 62 No. 6, "Homeward": VII
Edvard Grieg 2:46
12 Nocturne Op. 9 No. 2 in E flat
Frédéric Chopin 4:42
13 12 Etudes d'execution transcendante S. 139 No.5, "Feux Follets": Allegretto
Franz Liszt 4:25
14 Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467 "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:55
15 Preludes, Book 1: "La fille aux cheveux de lin" VIII
Claude Debussy 1:55
16 Mazurka Op. 63 No. 41 in C-sharp minor, III
Frédéric Chopin 2:15
17 Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": II. Adagio cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:20
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Kantate, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Teil II, X. Choral "Jesus bleibet meine Freude"
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:44
2 Lyric Pieces, op. 71 "Puck"
Edvard Grieg 1:41
3 Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 in C-sharp minor, S. 244 no. 2
Franz Liszt 9:03
4 Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise": Poco moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:03
5 Widmung (Liebeslied), S. 566
Franz Liszt 3:41
6 Morceaux de fantaisie, op. 3: no. 2 Prélude in C-sharp minor
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 4:36
7 Nocturne no. 20 in C-sharp minor, Op. posth. 1 no. 16, BI 49 "Reminiscence"
Fryderyk Chopin 4:55
8 Études, L. 136: VII. Pour les degrés chromatiques
Claude Debussy 2:10
9 Troisième Gymnopédie: Lent et grave
Erik Satie 4:55
10 Lied ohne Worte C-Dur, op. 67 Nr. 4
Felix Mendelssohn 1:56
11 Prélude no. 4 in E minor, op. 28: Largo
Fryderyk Chopin 2:34
12 La Cinquantaine
Gabriel Marie 3:31
13 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43: Introduction: Allegro vivace
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 2:24
14 12 Variations on French Traditional: "Ah, vous dirai-je, Maman" for Piano in C major, K. 300e/265
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:55
15 16 Waltzes, op. 39: No. 15 in A-flat major
Johannes Brahms 1:42
16 Deux arabesques, L. 66, CD 74, pour piano : No. 1 en mi majeur, Andantino con moto
Claude Debussy 3:59
17 Sonata for Piano no. 10 in C major, K. 300h/330: I. Allegro moderato
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:39
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Arabeske in C major, op. 18
Robert Schumann 7:15
2 Children's Corner, L. 113: VI. Golliwogg's Cake-Walk
Claude Debussy 2:49
3 Prélude no. 7 in A major, op. 28: Andantino
Fryderyk Chopin 0:51
4 Waldszenen, op. 82: VII. Vogel als Prophet. Langsam, sehr zart
Robert Schumann 3:08
5 Trois études de concert, S. 144: III. "Un sospiro" in D-flat major
Franz Liszt 6:11
6 Choralsatz, BWV 307 "Es ist gewißlich an der Zeit"
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:41
7 Waltz no. 4 in F major, op. 34 no. 3
Fryderyk Chopin 2:28
8 Vocalise, op. 34 no. 14
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 6:35
9 Sonata for Piano no. 12 in F major, K. 300k/332: II. Adagio
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:39
10 Impromptu in B-flat major, D. 935 no. 3. Theme (Andante) with variations
Franz Schubert 11:58
11 Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
George Gershwin 1:27
12 Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato
George Gershwin 3:34
13 Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
George Gershwin 1:08
14 Études d'exécution transcendante d'après Paganini, S. 140: No. 3 in A-flat minor "La Campanella"
Franz Liszt 4:22
15 Berceuse in D-flat major, op. 57
Fryderyk Chopin 4:31
16 Pictures at an Exhibition: No. 10 "Богатырскія ворота" (Въ стольномъ городѣ Кіевѣ)
Модест Петрович Мусоргский 4:37

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1778) (track 2)
recorded in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1983-07) (track 4)
piano:
Claudio Arrau (pianist) (track 13)
Misha Dichter (track 10)
Friedrich Gulda (track 1)
Ingrid Haebler (tracks 2, 14)
Adam Harasiewicz (track 5)
Stephen Kovacevich (classical pianist, aka Stephen Bishop) (track 16)
Reinbert de Leeuw (track 7)
Nikita Magaloff (track 12)
Lars Roos (track 8)
Emil Gilels (1974-06) (track 11)
Nikita Magaloff (1975-02) (track 3)
Misha Dichter (1983-07) (track 4)
Daniel Barenboim (1983-12) (track 17)
Zoltán Kocsis (1996-03) (track 15)
arranger:
Franz Liszt (track 10)
balance engineer:
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (1974-06) (track 11)
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (1983-12) (track 17)
composer:
Richard Addinsell (track 4)
Tekla Bądarzewska (Polish classical composer) (track 8)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (track 16)
Edvard Grieg (track 11)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (– 1837-07) (track 6)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1722) (track 1)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1783) (track 2)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785 – 1785-03-09) (track 14)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798) (track 17)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830 – 1832) (track 12)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1833) (track 5)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (track 3)
Franz Liszt (1850) (track 10)
Franz Liszt (1851) (track 13)
Erik Satie (French composer) (1888-02 – 1888-04) (track 7)
Edvard Grieg (1893) (track 11)
Claude Debussy (1909-12 – 1910-02) (track 15)
conductor:
Witold Rowicki (track 14)
Neville Marriner (1983-07) (track 4)
dedicated to:
Laura Harsford (track 5)
engineer:
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (track 17)
instruments:
Claudio Arrau (pianist) (track 6)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1983-07) (track 4)
orchestrator:
Roy Douglas (track 4)
producer:
Günther Breest (track 11)
Wilhelm Hellweg (producer / engineer) (track 15)
Werner Mayer (classical producer) (track 17)
Hermine Sterringa (track 15)
Volker Straus (producer and engineer) (track 3)
premiered at:
[concert] (1910-06-02) (track 15)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1974-06) (track 11)
Concertgebouw (Amsterdam) in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (1975-02) (track 3)
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1996-03) (track 15)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 18) (track 5)
Bach Compendium (number: L80) (track 1)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 846) (track 1)
arrangement of:
O lieb, so lang du lieben kannst, S. 298/2 (second version) (track 10)
arrangements:
Gymnopédie Nº 1 (simplified piano arrangement by Hans-Günter Heumann) (track 7)
La fille aux cheveux de lin (for violin and piano, arr. Hartmann) (track 15)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2 (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 12)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (for violin and piano, arr. Sarasate) (track 12)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Nocturne, op. 9 no. 2 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 12)
Première Gymnopédie: Lent et douloureux (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Waltz no. 1 in E-flat major, op. 18 "Grande valse brillante" (catchall work for all unspecified transcriptions (usually orchestral). Please do not add an arranger AR to this work, create a new arrangement work instead) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Carry (track 15)
Chopin's Nocturne in E Flat (Greeley adaptation) (track 12)
Concerto (track 17)
Drifting, Dreaming (track 7)
Great Expectations (track 17)
Horizons (track 1)
Interludio (track 17)
Liebesträume (german vocals) (track 10)
My Twilight Dream (track 12)
Precious Moments (track 4)
Sex'n fax (track 14)
This Night (track 17)
later parody versions:
Mozart avec nous (track 2)
later versions:
Chopin w Brazylii (track 12)
Trois Gymnopedies (first movement) (Gary Numan version) (track 7)
orchestrations:
Grande Valse Brillante, op. 18 (orch. Igor Stravinsky) (track 5)
Gymnopédie no. 1: Lent et douloureux (orchestrated by Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 7)
Gymnopédies: II. Lent et douloureux (Satie: Gymnopédie No. 1 orchestrated by Debussy) (track 7)
Les Sylphides: VIII. Walzer (orch. by Douglas) (track 5)
Turkish March (track 2)
part of:
Dangerous Moonlight (film soundtrack) (track 4)
Gymnopédies (track 7)
Études, op. 25 (track 3)
Nocturnes, op. 9 (track 12)
Mazurkas, op. 63 (track 16)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117, CD 125 (part of collection) (track 15)
parts:
recording of:
Warsaw Concerto (Dangerous Moonlight) (1983-07) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 17)

CD 3

composed in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1778) (track 17)
arranger:
Lucien Cailliet (track 1)
Franz Liszt (track 5)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 1)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (track 11)
Gabriel Marie (Father) (track 12)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (track 5)
Franz Liszt (track 3)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1781 – 1782) (track 14)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1783) (track 17)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808 – 1810) (track 4)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830) (track 7)
Felix Mendelssohn (1843 – 1845) (track 10)
Johannes Brahms (1865) (track 15)
Erik Satie (French composer) (1888) (track 9)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1891) (track 16)
Claude Debussy (1915-07-23 – 1915-09-29) (track 8)
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1934-07-03 – 1934-08-18) (track 13)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 59) (track 4)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 265) (track 14)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 300e) (track 14)
arrangement of:
16 Waltzes, op. 39: No. 15 in A-flat major (for piano four hands) (track 15)
arrangements:
Arabesques, L. 66 no. 1 (arr. Choisnel for violin and piano) (track 16)
Continuum (FEZ) (track 11)
Cosmic Chorale (track 1)
Deux arabesques, L. 66, CD 74 : No. 1. Andantino con moto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 16)
Gymnopédie no. 3 (for saxophone, Bauch) (track 9)
La Cinquantaine (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Lied ohne Worte C-Dur, op. 67 Nr. 4 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Nocturne no. 20 in C-sharp minor (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Nocturne no. 20 in C-sharp minor, op. posth. (for violin and piano, arr. Milstein) (track 7)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (for organ, Vierne) (track 6)
Prélude in E minor, S. 662 no. 1 (for organ, Liszt) (track 11)
Prélude no. 4 in E minor, op. 28: Largo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Spinning Song (for percussion and brass band, Snell) (track 10)
Troisième Gymnopédie: Lent et grave (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
エリーゼのために (フォーバブルボウズ) (track 4)
has revision:
is based on:
is the basis for:
Canımdan Aziz Olan Ey Sen (Widmung) (track 5)
Desecration (track 3)
Ebony Rhapsody (track 3)
L'Alcool (track 3)
Passion Flower (track 4)
イヴの誘惑 (track 4)
熱情的花朵 (track 4)
神様 見てよ (track 1)
later versions:
Chopin w Persji (track 11)
Jane B. (track 11)
La Cinquantaine (arr. John Serry for accordion quartet) (track 12)
Prelude (track 11)
ノクターン (track 7)
給愛麗斯 (track 4)
orchestrations:
Gymnopédies: I. Lent et grave (Satie: Gymnopédie No. 3 orchestrated by Debussy) (track 9)
Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 in C-sharp minor, S. 244 no. 2 (for orchestra, arr. Müller-Berghaus) (track 3)
La Fileuse (orchestrated by Guiraud) (track 10)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (orch. by Lucien Cailliet) (track 6)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (orchestrated by H. Wood) (track 6)
Prelude in E minor (orch. by Stokowski) (track 11)
Preludes in C-sharp minor (orch. by Stokowski) (track 6)
part of:
Deux arabesques, L. 66, CD 74 (for piano) (part of collection) (track 16)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43 (for piano and orchestra) (track 13)
Gymnopédies (track 9)
Douze Études, pour piano, L. 136, CD 143 (part of collection) (track 8)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Kantate, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Teil II, X. Choral "Jesus bleibet meine Freude" (Jesu, Joy of Mans Desiring; catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
La Cinquantaine (track 12)
Waltz, op. 39 no. 15 (catch-all for unknown arrangements) (track 15)
Widmung (Liebeslied), S. 566 (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:

CD 6

composed in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1778) (track 9)
piano:
Claudio Arrau (pianist) (tracks 4–5)
Misha Dichter (track 16)
Werner Haas (classical pianist, NOT the 50s schlager singer Werner Hass) (tracks 11–13)
Ingrid Haebler (tracks 9–10)
Adam Harasiewicz (track 15)
Byron Janis (track 1)
Wilhelm Kempff (track 6)
Zoltán Kocsis (track 8)
Nikita Magaloff (tracks 3, 7)
Misha Dichter (1980-12) (track 14)
Zoltán Kocsis (1996-03) (track 2)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (track 15)
Franz Liszt (track 5)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1783) (track 9)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1827) (track 10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1835 – 1838) (track 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (track 3)
Franz Liszt (1838 – 1840) (track 14)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1839) (track 1)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1848 – 1849) (track 4)
Модест Петрович Мусоргский (composer) (1874-06-02 – 1874-06-22) (track 16)
Claude Debussy (1906 – 1908-07) (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (tracks 11–13)
dedicated to:
Elise Gavard (track 15)
lyricist:
producer:
Wilhelm Hellweg (producer / engineer) (track 2)
Hermine Sterringa (track 2)
recorded at:
part of:
Works of Robert Schumann by opus number (number: op. 18) (track 1)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 57) (track 15)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 262) (track 6)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 307) (track 6)
arrangement of:
14 Romances, op. 34 no. 14: Vocalise (for voice and piano, original version) (track 8)
arrangements:
Children's Corner, L. 113: VI. Golliwogg's Cake-Walk (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Es ist gewisslich an der Zeit, BWV 307 (for piano, Kempff) (track 6)
Golliwog's Cakewalk (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 2)
Pictures at an Exhibition: X. The Great Gate of Kiev (for brass band, Howarth) (track 16)
Pictures at an Exhibition: XVI. The Great Gate of Kiev (for Russian folk instruments, Boyashov) (track 16)
Prelude no. 1 (for violin and orchestra, arr. Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 11)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 7 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 3)
Preludes for Piano: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 11)
Preludes for Piano: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 12)
Preludes for Piano: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 13)
Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for guitar, Barbosa-Lima) (track 11)
Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (for guitar, Barbosa-Lima) (track 12)
Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for two guitars, Barbosa-Lima) (track 13)
Prélude no. 7 in A major, op. 28 (for piano and cello, arr. Franchomme) (track 3)
Sonata for Piano no. 12 in F major, K. 300k/332: II. Adagio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
The Great Gate of Kiev (for choir and orchestra, Gamley) (track 16)
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 11)
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for clarinet and piano, arr. by James Cohn) (track 11)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 12)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (for clarinet and piano, arr. by James Cohn) (track 12)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 13)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for clarinet and piano, arr. by James Cohn) (track 13)
Valse brillante (clarinet sextet) (track 7)
has revision:
is based on:
is the basis for:
My Destiny (track 8)
Preludium A Nr. 7 (track 3)
Quadri (track 16)
later versions:
orchestrations:
Children's Corner: VI. Golliwogg's Cake-Walk (André Caplet orchestration) (track 2)
Pictures at an Exhibition: X. The Great Gate at Kiev (orchestrated by Breiner) (track 16)
Pictures at an Exhibition: X. The Great Gate of Kiev (orchestrated by Funtek) (track 16)
Prelude no. 2 (for violin and orchestra, arr. Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 12)
Prélude in A major, op. 28 no. 7: Andantino (catch-all for orchestral arrangements) (track 3)
Tableaux d'une exposition: X. La grande porte de Kiev (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 16)
part of:
Three Preludes (tracks 11–13)
Waltzes, op. 34 (track 7)
Children’s Corner, L. 113, CD 119 (original piano version) (movement) (track 2)
Waldszenen, op. 82 (track 4)
Pictures at an Exhibition (original piano version) (track 16)
parts:
recording of:
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (original version for piano) (track 11)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (original version for piano) (track 12)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (original version for piano) (track 13)
Vocalise, op. 34 no. 14 (catch-all for unknown arrangements) (track 8)
Children’s Corner, L. 113: VI. Golliwogg’s Cake-Walk (original piano version) (1996-03) (track 2)