Tracklist

CD 1: Moussorgsky / Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition / Bartók: Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta
CD 2: Má vlast
CD 3: Fiesta in Hi-Fi
CD 4: Antal Dorati Conducts Kodály and Bartók
CD 5: Violin Concerto no. 2 / Second Suite
CD 6: Hi-Fi a la Española and Popovers
CD 7: Scythian Suite / Suite from "The Love for Three Oranges" / Symphony no. 5
CD 8: Howard Hanson: The Composer and His Orchestra
CD 9: Tchaikovsky: 1812 Festival Overture, op. 49 / Capriccio Italien / Beethoven: Wellington's Victory
CD 10: Slavonic Dances, op. 46 and 72 (Complete)
CD 11: Grofé: Grand Canyon Suite / Mississippi Suite / Herbert: Cello Concerto no. 2
CD 12: British and American Band Classics
CD 13: Petrouchka / Le sacre du printemps / Four Etudes for Orchestra
CD 14: Suppé: Overtures / Auber: The Bronze Horse / Fra Diavolo / Masaniello
CD 15: Symphonie Fantastique / Marches / Roman Carnival Overture
CD 16: Fennell Conducts Sousa: "Sound Off!" and "Sousa on Review", 24 Favorite Marches
CD 17: Enesco: Roumanian Rhapsody no. 1 / Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsodies nos. 1–6
CD 18: Khachaturian: Gayne Ballet / Shostakovich: Symphony no. 5
CD 19: Enesco: Roumanian Rhapsody no. 2 / Brahms: Hungarian Dances / Variations on a Theme of Haydn
CD 20: The Civil War: Its Music and Its Sounds, Part 1: Fort Sumter to Gettysburg
CD 21: The Civil War: Its Music and Its Sounds, Part 2: Gettysburg to Appomattox
CD 22: Piano Concerto no. 2 / Piano Concerto no. 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: I. Allegro ma non troppo
Sergei Rachmaninoff 14:48
2 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: II. Intermezzo: Adagio
Sergei Rachmaninoff 10:08
3 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: III. Finale: Alla breve
Sergei Rachmaninoff 12:50
4 Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18: I. Moderato
Sergei Rachmaninoff 10:15
5 Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto
Sergei Rachmaninoff 9:55
6 Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18: III. Allegro scherzando
Sergei Rachmaninoff 10:43
7 Prelude no. 6 in E-flat major, op. 23
Sergei Rachmaninoff 2:50
8 Prelude no. 2 in C-sharp minor, op. 3
Sergei Rachmaninoff 3:51
CD 23: Appalachian Spring / Billy the Kid / Danzón Cubano / El Salón México
CD 24: Byron Janis Plays Moussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
CD 25: Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet / Moussorgsky: A Night on Bald Mountain
CD 26: Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54 / Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23
CD 27: Flamenco!
CD 28: The Romeros: The Royal Family of the Spanish Guitar
CD 29: Screamers, Circus Marches / March Time
CD 30: Balalaika Favorites
CD 31: Liszt: Piano Concertos nos. 1 and 2 / Byron Janis: Encores
CD 32: Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no. 3 / Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto no. 1
CD 33: Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, op. 104 / Bruch: Kol Nidrei / Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme
CD 34: Schumann: Cello Concerto in A minor, op. 129 / Lalo: Cello Concerto in D minor / Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto in A minor, op. 33
CD 35: The Nutcracker, op. 71 / Serenade in C major, op. 48, Part 1
CD 36: The Nutcracker, op. 71 / Serenade in C major, op. 48, Part 2
CD 37: Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major / Khachaturian: Violin Concerto (1940)
CD 38: Bluebeard's Castle
CD 39: Brahms: Piano Concerto no. 2 / Variations on a Theme by Paganini, Book 2 / Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody no. 12 / Beethoven: Sonata, op. 14 no. 1
CD 40: Szeryng Plays Kreisler and Other Treasures for the Violin
CD 41: Suites for Solo Cello / Sonatas in G & D Major, Part 1
CD 42: Suites for Solo Cello / Sonatas in G & D Major, Part 2
CD 43: Piano Concerto no. 4 / Piano Concerto no. 5 "Emperor"
CD 44: Piano Concertos 1 and 2
CD 45: Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit / Debussy: Three Preludes / Pour le piano / Stravinsky: 3 Movements From Petrouchka
CD 46: Brahms: Cello Sonatas 1 and 2 / Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata no. 2
CD 47: Schumann: Violin Concerto in D minor / Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor
CD 48: The Firebird
CD 49: Janos Starker Plays Boccherini, Bach, Vivaldi, Corelli, Locatelli, Valentini
CD 50: Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez / Concierto Andaluz / Vivaldi: Guitar Concertos
CD 51: Recording "Pictures at an Exhibition" and "Ma Vlast" / An Interview with Wilma Cozart Fine

Credits

CD 22: Piano Concerto no. 2 / Piano Concerto no. 3

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1900-12-15) (tracks 4–6)
recorded in:
United States (1960-04) (tracks 4–8)
United Kingdom (1961-06) (tracks 1–3)
United States (1961-06) (tracks 1–3)
piano:
Byron Janis (1960-04-17 – 1960-04-18) (tracks 4–8)
Byron Janis (1961-06-16 – 1961-06-17) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1900 – 1901-04) (tracks 4–6)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1909 – 1909-09-23) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Antal Doráti (1960-04-17 – 1960-04-18) (tracks 4–6)
Antal Doráti (1961-06-16 – 1961-06-17) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Minnesota Orchestra (1960-04-17 – 1960-04-18) (tracks 4–6)
London Symphony Orchestra (1961-06-16 – 1961-06-17) (tracks 1–3)
arrangements:
Morceaux de fantaisie, op. 3: no. 2 Prélude in C-sharp minor (2-piano version by composer) (track 8)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (for organ, Vierne) (track 8)
is the basis for:
All by Myself (track 5)
Preghiera (track 5)
orchestrations:
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (orchestrated by H. Wood) (track 8)
Prelude in C-sharp minor, op. 3 no. 2 (orch. by Lucien Cailliet) (track 8)
Preludes in C-sharp minor (orch. by Stokowski) (track 8)
part of:
Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18 (movement) (tracks 4–6)
Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30 (movement) (tracks 1–3)
recording of:
10 Preludes, op. 23: No. 6 in E-flat major: Andante (1960-04-17 – 1960-04-18) (track 7)
Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18: I. Moderato (1960-04-17 – 1960-04-18) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Comedy in Music, Part I (tracks 4–5)