Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, KV 466: I. Allegro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 13:32
2 Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, KV 466: II. Romance
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:58
3 Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, KV 466: III. Rondo. Allegro assai
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:31
4 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat, op. 73 "Emperor": I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 20:38
5 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat, op. 73 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:51
6 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat, op. 73 "Emperor": III. Rondo. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:20
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Impromptus, D. 899 no. 1 in C minor: Allegro molto moderato
Franz Schubert 8:28
2 Impromptus, D. 899 no. 2 in E-flat: Allegro
Franz Schubert 4:20
3 Impromptus, D. 899 no. 3 in G-flat: Andante
Franz Schubert 5:18
4 Impromptus, D. 899 no. 4 in A-flat: Allegretto
Franz Schubert 7:52
5 Fantasia in C minor, KV 475
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 11:04
6 Piano Sonata no. 23 in F minor, op. 57: I. Allegro assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:31
7 Piano Sonata no. 23 in F minor, op. 57: II. Andante con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:02
8 Piano Sonata no. 23 in F minor, op. 57: III. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:47
9 Piano Sonata no. 31 in A-flat, op. 110: I. Moderato cantabile molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:07
10 Piano Sonata no. 31 in A-flat, op. 110: II. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:52
11 Piano Sonata no. 31 in A-flat, op. 110: III. Adagio ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:11
12 Piano Sonata no. 31 in A-flat, op. 110: IV. Fuga. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:25

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Edwin Fischer (1933-11-24) (tracks 1–3)
Edwin Fischer (1951-02-19 – 1951-02-20) (tracks 4–6)
balance engineer:
Douglas Larter (tracks 4–6)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Edwin Fischer (1933-11-24) (tracks 1–3)
Wilhelm Furtwängler (1951-02-19 – 1951-02-20) (tracks 4–6)
orchestra:
London Philharmonic Orchestra (1933-11-24) (tracks 1–3)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1951-02-19 – 1951-02-20) (tracks 4–6)
producer:
Walter Legge (British classical record producer, 1906-1979) (tracks 4–6)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (1951-02-19 – 1951-02-20) (tracks 4–6)
arrangements:
Concerto for Piano no. 20 in D minor, K. 466: I. Allegro (for piano and string quintet, Lachner) (track 1)
Concerto for Piano no. 20 in D minor, K. 466: II. Romanze (for piano and string quintet, Lachner) (track 2)
Concerto for Piano no. 20 in D minor, K. 466: III. Rondo: Allegro assai (for piano and string quintet, Lachner) (track 3)
Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, KV. 466: I. Allegro (chamber arr. by Hummel) (track 1)
Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, KV. 466: II. Romanza (chamber arr. by Hummel) (track 2)
is the basis for:
part of:
recording of:

CD 2

piano:
Edwin Fischer (1935) (tracks 6–8)
Edwin Fischer (1938) (tracks 1–4)
Edwin Fischer (1938-03-08 – 1938-03-09) (tracks 1–4)
Edwin Fischer (1938-11-08) (tracks 9–12)
Edwin Fischer (1941-05-29) (track 5)
balance engineer:
Edward Fowler (engineer) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785) (track 5)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1806) (tracks 6–8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1821) (tracks 9–12)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1827) (tracks 1, 1–2, 2–3, 3–4, 4)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (1938-03-08 – 1938-03-09) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 475) (track 5)
arrangements:
Fantasia for Piano in C minor, K. 475 (for two pianos, Grieg) (track 5)
Impromptu in E-flat major, S. 565b no. 1 (edited by Liszt) (tracks 2, 2)
Impromptu in G major, D. 899 no. 3 (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (tracks 3, 3)
Impromptu in G-flat major, S. 565b no. 2 (edited by Liszt) (tracks 3, 3)
Study for the Left Hand, Anh. IV/2: Impromptu in E-flat major (arr. of Franz Schubert's Impromptu D. 899 no. 2) (tracks 2, 2)
is the basis for:
Salve Regina (tracks 3, 3)
part of:
4 Impromptus, op. 90, D. 899 (tracks 1, 1–2, 2–3, 3–4, 4)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Impromptu in E-flat major, op. 90 no. 2, D. 899: Allegro (1938-03-08 – 1938-03-09) (track 2)
Fantasie Nr. 4 in c-Moll, KV 475 (1941-05-29) (track 5)

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 26)
ASIN: US: B00001IVP9 [info]