Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Prelude in C major, op. 28 no. 1 "Reunion"
Fryderyk Chopin 0:41
2 Prelude in A minor, op. 28 no. 2 "Presentiment of Death"
Fryderyk Chopin 2:14
3 Prelude in G major, op. 28 no. 3 "Thou Art So Like a Flower"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:02
4 Prelude in E minor, op. 28 no. 4 "Suffocation"
Fryderyk Chopin 2:25
5 Prelude in D major, op. 28 no. 5 "Uncertainty"
Fryderyk Chopin 0:42
6 Prelude in B minor, op. 28 no. 6 "Tolling Bells"
Fryderyk Chopin 2:20
7 Prelude in A major, op. 28 no. 7 "The Polish Dance"
Fryderyk Chopin 0:43
8 Prelude in F-sharp minor, op. 28 no. 8 "Desperation"
Fryderyk Chopin 2:00
9 Prelude in E major, op. 28 no. 9 "Vision"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:28
10 Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 28 no. 10 "The Night Moth"
Fryderyk Chopin 0:35
11 Prelude in B major, op. 28 no. 11 "Dragon Fly"
Fryderyk Chopin 0:40
12 Prelude in G-sharp minor, op. 28 no. 12 "Duel"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:12
13 Prelude in F-sharp major, op. 28 no. 13 "Loss"
Fryderyk Chopin 3:06
14 Prelude in E-flat minor, op. 28 no. 14 "Fear"
Fryderyk Chopin 0:37
15 Prelude in D-flat major, op. 28 no. 15 "Raindrop"
Fryderyk Chopin 5:50
16 Prelude in B-flat minor, op. 28 no. 16 "Hades"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:15
17 Prelude in A-flat major, op. 28 no. 17 "A Scene on the Place de Notre Dame de Paris"
Fryderyk Chopin 3:10
18 Prelude in F minor, op. 28 no. 18 "Suicide"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:04
19 Prelude in E-flat major, op. 28 no. 19 "Heartfelt Happiness"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:31
20 Prelude in C minor, op. 28 no. 20 "Funeral March"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:53
21 Prelude in B-flat major, op. 28 no. 21 "Sunday"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:40
22 Prelude in G minor, op. 28 no. 22 "Impatience"
Fryderyk Chopin 0:50
23 Prelude in F major, op. 28 no. 23 "A Pleasure Boat"
Fryderyk Chopin 0:53
24 Prelude in D minor, op. 28 no. 24 "The Storm"
Fryderyk Chopin 2:56
25 Prelude in A-flat major, B. 86
Fryderyk Chopin 0:50
26 Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 45
Fryderyk Chopin 5:25
27 Barcarolle, op. 60
Fryderyk Chopin 8:46
28 Bolero, op. 19
Fryderyk Chopin 8:31
29 Bourrée in G minor, B. 160 no. 1
Fryderyk Chopin 0:51
30 Bourrée in A major, B. 160 no. 2
Fryderyk Chopin 0:44
31 Andantino in G minor, op. 74 no. 2
Fryderyk Chopin 1:03
32 Moderato in E major, B. 151 "Albumleaf"
Fryderyk Chopin 1:44
33 Fugue in A minor, B. 144
Fryderyk Chopin 2:50

Credits

CD 1

piano:
İdil Biret (1992-02) (tracks 1–33)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 2–6, 8–12, 19–24, 26, 29–30)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1833) (track 28)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (track 25)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (track 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836 – 1839) (tracks 13–18)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (track 31)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838 – 1839) (track 1)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1841 – 1842) (track 33)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1843) (track 32)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1845 – 1846) (track 27)
dedicated to:
lyricist:
Stefan Witwicki (track 31)
producer:
Martin Sauer (engineer/producer) (1992-02) (tracks 1–33)
publisher:
Brandus & Cie. (Paris) (1846) (track 27)
Breitkopf & Härtel (1846) (track 27)
Wessel & Co (London) (1846) (track 27)
recorded at:
Clara-Wieck-Auditorium (Sandhausen/Heidelberg) in Sandhausen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (1992-02) (tracks 1–33)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 19) (track 28)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 45) (track 26)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 60) (track 27)
arrangements:
6 Chants polonais, S. 480: 2. Frühling (Wiosna (#2) in Chopin's Polish Songs) (track 31)
Continuum (FEZ) (track 4)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 15 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 15)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 20 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 20)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 6 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 6)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 7 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 7)
Prélude in D-flat major, op. 28 no. 15 "Raindrop": Sostenuto (for cello and piano, Casals) (track 15)
Prélude in E major, S. 662 no. 2 (for organ, Liszt) (track 9)
Prélude in E minor, S. 662 no. 1 (for organ, Liszt) (track 4)
Prélude no. 4 in E minor, op. 28: Largo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Prélude no. 7 in A major, op. 28 (for piano and cello, arr. Franchomme) (track 7)
instrumental recording of:
is the basis for:
Barcarolles (track 27)
Could It Be Magic (track 20)
Preludium A Nr. 7 (track 7)
later versions:
Chopin w Afryce (track 15)
Chopin w Armenii (track 31)
Chopin w Persji (track 4)
Jane B. (track 4)
Prelude (track 4)
orchestrations:
Prelude in E minor (orch. by Stokowski) (track 4)
Prélude in A major, op. 28 no. 7: Andantino (catch-all for orchestral arrangements) (track 7)
Prélude no. 24 in D minor, op. 28 (orch. Stokowski) (track 24)
part of:
Pieśni, op. 74 (track 31)
recording of:
Bolero in A minor, op. 19 (1992-02) (track 28)
Bourrée in A major, B. 160 no. 2 (1992-02) (track 30)
Bourrée in G major, B. 160 no. 1 (1992-02) (track 29)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 45 (1992-02) (track 26)

Release

liner notes: Keith Anderson (Naxos related liner notes writer)
ASIN: US: B00001YVCR [info]
discography entry: http://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.554536 [info]