Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Impromptu in A-flat major, op. 29
Frédéric Chopin 4:02
2 Mazurka in C minor, op. 30 no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:33
3 Mazurka in B minor, op. 30 no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 1:09
4 Mazurka in D-flat major, op. 30 no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 2:39
5 Mazurka in C-sharp minor, op. 30 no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 3:40
6 Scherzo in B-flat minor, op. 31
Frédéric Chopin 9:52
7 Nocturne in B major, op. 32 no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 5:06
8 Nocturne in A-flat major, op. 32 no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 5:43
9 Mazurka in G-sharp minor, op. 33 no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:27
10 Mazurka in D major, op. 33 no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:04
11 Mazurka in C major, op. 33 no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 1:30
12 Mazurka in B minor, op. 33 no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 4:37
13 Grande valse brillante in F major, op. 34 no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 2:06
14 Variation in E major from 'Hexameron'
Frédéric Chopin 1:36
15 Largo in E-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 1:58
16 Nocturne in C minor
Frédéric Chopin 3:01

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (tracks 2–7, 9–15)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1979-06) (track 16)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1982-09) (tracks 1, 8)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 1–5, 7–9, 11–12, 16)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1835 – 1838) (track 13)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1837) (tracks 6, 15)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (track 10)
dedicated to:
Adele Fürstensein (track 6)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 29) (track 1)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 31) (track 6)
arrangements:
Mazurka, op. 33 no. 1 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 9)
Mazurka, op. 33 no. 4 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 12)
Nocturne no. 10 in A-flat major, op. 32 no. 2: Lento (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Nocturne, op. 32 no. 1 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 7)
Valse brillante (clarinet sextet) (track 13)
is the basis for:
Aime-moi (track 10)
Berceuse (track 11)
Desecration (track 6)
later versions:
Chopin w Bułgarii (track 10)
orchestrations:
Les Sylphides: IV. Mazurka (orch. by Douglas) (track 10)
Nocturne no. 10 in A-flat major, op. 32 no. 2: Lento (orch. Igor Stravinsky) (track 8)
part of:
Nocturnes, op. 32 (tracks 7–8)
Waltzes, op. 34 (track 13)
Mazurkas, op. 30 (tracks 2–5)
Mazurkas, op. 33 (tracks 9–12)
recording of: