Annotation

This release might point to Artur Rubinstein spielt Chopin, according to freedb info

Annotation last modified on 2013-04-14 09:51 UTC.

Tracklist

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# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Waltz in A-flat major, Op. 34 No. 1 "Valse Brillante"
Frédéric Chopin 5:06
2 Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 31
Frédéric Chopin 9:50
3 Polonaise, Op. 40 "Militaire" No. 1 in A major
Frédéric Chopin 4:09
4 Mazurka, Op. 68 No. 2 in A minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:52
5 Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23
Frédéric Chopin 9:22
6 Mazurka, Op. 7 No. 1 in B-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 2:38
7 Nocturne, Op. 9 No. 2 in E-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 4:28
8 Impromptu No.4 in C-sharp minor, Op. 66 "Fantasie-Impromptu"
Frédéric Chopin 5:18
9 Waltz, Op. posth. in E minor
Frédéric Chopin 3:09
10 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March": I. Grave - Doppio movimento
Frédéric Chopin 5:41
11 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March": II. Scherzo
Frédéric Chopin 6:40
12 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March": III. Marche funèbre
Frédéric Chopin 8:58
13 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March": IV. Finale: Presto
Frédéric Chopin 1:24

Credits

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piano:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (tracks 1–9)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1961-01-09 – 1961-01-11) (tracks 10–13)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 4, 6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830 – 1832) (track 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831 – 1835) (track 5)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (track 8)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1835 – 1838) (track 1)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1837) (track 2)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (track 3)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1839) (tracks 10–13)
dedicated to:
Adele Fürstensein (track 2)
Nathaniel von Stockhausen (Hanover ambassador to France) (track 5)
producer:
Max Wilcox (engineer/editor/producer) (tracks 10–13)
recording engineer:
Anthony Salvatore (engineer) (tracks 10–13)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 12)
recorded at:
Manhattan Center in New York, New York, United States (1961-01-09 – 1961-01-11) (tracks 10–13)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 23) (track 5)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 31) (track 2)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 66) (track 8)
arrangements:
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (for violin and piano, Ysaÿe) (track 5)
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (for Violin and Piano, Yokoyama) (track 5)
Fantaisie-impromptu in C-sharp minor, op. 66 (catch all for arrangements) (track 8)
Military Polonaise (for brass band, Mortimer) (track 3)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2 (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 7)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (for violin and piano, arr. Sarasate) (track 7)
Nocturne, op. 9 no. 2 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 7)
Polonaise in A major, op. 40 no. 1 "Military" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Chopin's Nocturne in E Flat (Greeley adaptation) (track 7)
Coquette (track 6)
Desecration (track 2)
L'Oiselet (track 4)
My Twilight Dream (track 7)
later versions:
Chopin w Brazylii (track 7)
Chopin w Indiach (track 8)
Marche funèbre (track 12)
orchestrations:
Funeral March (orchestrated by Elgar) (track 12)
Marche funèbre (track 12)
part of:
Mazurkas, op. 7 (track 6)
Polonaises, op. 40 (track 3)
Waltzes, op. 34 (track 1)
Mazurkas, op. 68 (track 4)
Nocturnes, op. 9 (track 7)
recording of:
Sonata for Piano no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: II. Scherzo (1961-01-09 – 1961-01-11) (track 11)