Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
Bach / Cortot / Hough 8:40
2 Arioso form Keyboard Concerto no. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056
Bach / Cortot 2:34
3 Nocturne no. 6 in D-flat major, op. 63
Gabriel Fauré 7:44
4 Improvisation in C-sharp minor, op. 84 no. 5
Gabriel Fauré 2:07
5 Impromptu no. 5 in F-sharp minor, op. 102
Gabriel Fauré 2:11
6 Barcarolle no. 5 in F-sharp minor, op. 66
Gabriel Fauré 5:49
7 Alborada del gracioso
Maurice Ravel 6:25
8 Crépuscule
Massenet / Hough 2:00
9 Mélancolie
Emmanuel Chabrier 1:51
10 Mélancolie
Francis Poulenc 5:41
11 Nocturne no. 4 in C minor "Bal fantôme"
Francis Poulenc 1:35
12 Improvisation no. 8 in A minor
Francis Poulenc 1:18
13 Automne, op. 35 no. 2
Cécile Chaminade 5:36
14 La chanson de la folle au bord de la mer, op. 31 no. 8
Charles-Valentin Alkan 4:11
15 Clair de lune
Claude Debussy 4:56
16 Pizzicati
Delibes / Hough 2:34
17 Réminiscences de "La Juive": Fantaisie brillante sur des motifs de l'opéra de Halévy, S. 409a
Franz Liszt 13:22

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Stephen Hough (pianist) (2009-06-06) (track 1)
Stephen Hough (pianist) (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (tracks 2–6, 8, 13, 15–16)
Stephen Hough (pianist) (2011-05-23 – 2011-05-24) (tracks 7, 9–12, 14, 17)
piano arranger:
Alfred Cortot (tracks 1–2)
arranger:
Stephen Hough (pianist) (tracks 1, 8, 16)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–2)
Jules Massenet (track 8)
Francis Poulenc (tracks 10–12)
Franz Liszt (1835) (track 17)
Charles-Valentin Alkan (1847) (track 14)
Léo Delibes (1876 – 1880) (track 16)
Emmanuel Chabrier (1880) (track 9)
Cécile Louise Chaminade (1886) (track 13)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1905) (track 15)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1894) (tracks 3, 6)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1901) (track 4)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1904 – 1905) (track 7)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1909) (track 5)
piano technician:
Takahiro Mizuno (piano technician) (tracks 2–6, 8, 13, 15–16)
Jeff Prett (tracks 7, 9–12, 14, 17)
producer:
Andrew Keener (engineer/editor/producer) (tracks 1–17)
recording engineer:
Simon Eadon (tracks 2–17)
Andrés Villalta (track 1)
recorded at:
Orchestra Hall (Minneapolis) in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States (2009-06-06) (track 1)
Wyastone Concert Hall in Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (tracks 2–6, 8, 13, 15–16)
Wyastone Concert Hall in Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom (2011-05-23 – 2011-05-24) (tracks 7, 9–12, 14, 17)
part of:
Works of Gabriel Fauré by opus number (number: op. 63) (track 3)
Works of Gabriel Fauré by opus number (number: op. 66) (track 6)
Works of Gabriel Fauré by opus number (number: op. 102) (track 5)
Francis Poulenc's works (FP) (number: FP 105) (track 10)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Alborada del gracioso (for cello and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 7)
Clair de lune (for cello and piano) (track 15)
Miroirs: IV. Alborada del gracioso (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (for cello and orchestra, arr. Palmer) (track 15)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (arr. Phyllis Schlomovitz for harp) (track 15)
instrumental recording of:
Crépuscule (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Shattering Sea (track 14)
orchestrations:
6 Études de concert, op. 35: II. Automne. Lento (orchestrated by Uy) (track 13)
Alborada del gracioso (for orchestra, Ravel) (track 7)
Clair de lune (orch. Mouton) (track 15)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Stokowski) (track 15)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Caplet) (track 15)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (orch. A. Reed) (track 15)
part of:
Poème pastoral (track 8)
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a (for piano) (track 15)
Sylvia - Suite (track 16)
8 Nocturnes, FP 56 (track 11)
Miroirs (track 7)
recording of:
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for solo piano, Cortot) (2009-06-06) (track 1)
6 Études de concert, op. 35: II. Automne. Lento (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 13)
Arioso from Keyboard Concerto no. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 (for solo piano, Cortot) (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 2)
Barcarolle no. 5 in F-sharp minor, op. 66 (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 6)
Huit pièces brèves, op. 84 : No. 5. Improvisation (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 4)
Impromptu no. 5 in F-sharp minor, op. 102 (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 5)
Nocturne no. 6 en Ré bémol majeur, op. 63 (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 3)
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a : III. Clair de lune (for piano) (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 15)
Sylvia - Suite: III. Pizzicati (2010-10-19 – 2010-10-20) (track 16)
Improvisation no. 8 in A minor (2011-05-23 – 2011-05-24) (track 12)
Miroirs: IV. Alborada del gracioso (original for piano solo) (2011-05-23 – 2011-05-24) (track 7)
Mélancolie (2011-05-23 – 2011-05-24) (track 10)
Nocturne no. 4 in C minor "Bal fantôme" (2011-05-23 – 2011-05-24) (track 11)
Pièce Pittoresque No. 2: Mélancolie (2011-05-23 – 2011-05-24) (track 9)
Réminiscences de "La Juive", S. 409a (2011-05-23 – 2011-05-24) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:

Release

booklet editor: Tim Parry (liner notes editor for classical music, mainly on the label Hyperion)
executive producer: Simon Perry (classical music producer)
Michael Spring (producer)
liner notes: Harriet Smith (liner notes author)
ASIN: UK: B008FR3ME6 [info]
discography entry: https://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDA67890 [info]