Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Preludes, Book I: 1. Danseuses de Delphes
Claude Debussy 2:31
2 Preludes, Book I: 2. Voiles
Claude Debussy 3:16
3 Preludes, Book I: 3. Le Vent dans la plaine
Claude Debussy 2:00
4 Preludes, Book I: 4. Les Sons et les parfums tourent dans l'air du soir
Claude Debussy 3:00
5 Preludes, Book I: 5. Les Collines d'Anacapri
Claude Debussy 2:52
6 Preludes, Book I: 6. Des pas sur la neige
Claude Debussy 3:46
7 Preludes, Book I: 7. Ce qu'a vu le vent d'ouest
Claude Debussy 3:01
8 Preludes, Book I: 8. La Fille au cheveux de lin
Claude Debussy 2:06
9 Preludes, Book I: 9. La Sérenade interrompue
Claude Debussy 2:30
10 Preludes, Book I: 10. La Cathédrale engloutie
Claude Debussy 6:38
11 Preludes, Book I: 11. La Danse de Puck
Claude Debussy 2:49
12 Preludes, Book I: 12. Minstrels
Claude Debussy 2:00
13 Preludes, Book II: 1. Brouillards
Claude Debussy 2:43
14 Preludes, Book II: 2. Feuilles mortes
Claude Debussy 3:21
15 Preludes, Book II: 3. La Puerta del Vino
Claude Debussy 2:32
16 Preludes, Book II: 4. Les Fées sont d'exquises danseuses
Claude Debussy 2:27
17 Preludes, Book II: 5. Bruyères
Claude Debussy 2:28
18 Preludes, Book II: 6. General Lavine - Eccentric
Claude Debussy 2:29
19 Preludes, Book II: 7. La Terrasse des audiences du clair de lune
Claude Debussy 4:35
20 Preludes, Book II: 8. Ondine
Claude Debussy 3:05
21 Preludes, Book II: 9. Hommage à Samuel Pickwick Esq., Ppmpc
Claude Debussy 2:04
22 Preludes, Book II: 10. Canope
Claude Debussy 3:24
23 Preludes, Book II: 11. Les Tierces alternées
Claude Debussy 2:31
24 Preludes, Book II: 12. Feux d'artifice
Claude Debussy 4:21
25 L'isle joyeuse
Claude Debussy 5:35
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Images, Book I: Reflets dans l'eau
Claude Debussy 5:00
2 Estames: Soiree dans Grenade
Claude Debussy 4:23
3 Suite Bergamasque: 1. Prelude
Claude Debussy 3:24
4 Suite Bergamasque: 2. Menuet
Claude Debussy 4:07
5 Suite Bergamasque: 3. Claire de Lune
Claude Debussy 4:45
6 Suite Vergamasque: 4. Passepied
Claude Debussy 3:22
7 Pour le Piano. Suite: 1. Prelude
Claude Debussy 3:58
8 Pour le Piano. Suite: 2. Sarabande
Claude Debussy 3:51
9 Pour le Piano. Suite: 3. Toccata
Claude Debussy 3:31
10 Sonatine: 1. Modere
Maurice Ravel 3:44
11 Sonatine: 2. Menuet
Maurice Ravel 3:10
12 Sonatine: 3. Anime
Maurice Ravel 3:32
13 Valses nobles et sentimentales: Modere (tres franc)
Maurice Ravel 1:12
14 Valses nobles et sentimentales: Assez lent (avec une expression intens
Maurice Ravel 2:02
15 Valses nobles et sentimentales: Modere
Maurice Ravel 1:14
16 Valses nobles et sentimentales: Allez anime
Maurice Ravel 1:01
17 Valses nobles et sentimentales: Presque lent (dans un sentiment intime)
Maurice Ravel 1:14
18 Valses nobles et sentimentales: Vif
Maurice Ravel 0:37
19 Valses nobles et sentimentales: Moins vif
Maurice Ravel 2:38
20 Valses nobles et sentimentales: Epilogue: lent
Maurice Ravel 3:21
21 Gaspard de la nuit: Ondine
Maurice Ravel 5:39
22 Gaspard de la nuit: Le gibet
Maurice Ravel 5:00
23 Gaspard de la nuit: Scarbo
Maurice Ravel 9:12

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Friedrich Gulda (1955-06-01 – 1955-06-03) (tracks 1–24)
Friedrich Gulda (1957-10) (track 25)
composer:
Claude Debussy (1903 – 1904-08) (track 25)
Claude Debussy (1909-12 – 1910-02) (tracks 1–12)
Claude Debussy (1911 – 1912) (tracks 13–24)
premiered at:
[concert] (1911-02-10) (track 12)
[concert] (1911-01-14) (tracks 5, 9)
[concert] (1910-07-26) (track 7)
[concert] (1905-02-10) (track 25)
[concert] (track 6)
[concert] (1910-06-02) (track 8)
[concert] (1911-01-16) (tracks 3–4)
[concert] (1910-05-25) (tracks 1–2, 10–11)
part of:
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version de 1977 "L.") (number: L. 106) (track 25)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version révisée en 2001 "CD") (number: CD 109) (track 25)
arrangements:
Des pas sur la neige (choral arrangement by Gottwald) (track 6)
L'Isle joyeuse, L. 106, CD 109 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 25)
La Cathédrale engloutie (for organ, Roques) (track 10)
La fille aux cheveux de lin (for violin and piano, arr. Hartmann) (track 8)
Minstrels (for cello and piano, arr. Bergmann) (track 12)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117: X. La cathédrale engloutie (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117: XII. Minstrels (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117: XII. Minstrels. Modéré (for violin and piano, Debussy) (track 12)
Préludes, Livre II, L. 123: I. Brouillards. Modéré (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Préludes, Livre II, L. 123: V. Bruyères. Calme (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
Préludes, Livre II, L. 123: VII. La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune. Lent (catch-all for arrangements and unknown versions) (track 19)
is the basis for:
Carry (track 8)
Moonlight Love (1956 song) (track 19)
orchestrations:
La Cathédrale engloutie (orch. Stokowski) (track 10)
La cathédrale engloutie (orch. Sir Henry Wood) (track 10)
L’Isle joyeuse, L. 106 (orch. Molinari) (track 25)
Préludes, Book 1: Danseuses de Delphes (orch. Matthews) (track 1)
Préludes, Book 1: Des pas sur la neige (orch. Matthews) (track 6)
Préludes, Book 1: I. Danseuses de Delphes (orch. Breiner) (track 1)
Préludes, Book 1: II. Voiles (orch. Breiner) (track 2)
Préludes, Book 1: La Cathédrale engloutie (orch. Matthews) (track 10)
Préludes, Book 1: La Danse de Puck (orch. Matthews) (track 11)
Préludes, Book 1: Le Vent dans la plaine (orch. Matthews) (track 3)
Préludes, Book 1: Minstrels (orch. Matthews) (track 12)
Préludes, Book 1: Voiles (orch. Matthews) (track 2)
Préludes, Book 1: XI. La danse de Puck (orch. Breiner) (track 11)
Préludes, Book 1: XII. Minstrels (orch. Breiner) (track 12)
Préludes, Book 2: Brouillards (orch. Matthews) (track 13)
Préludes, Book 2: Bruyères (orch. Matthews) (track 17)
Préludes, Book 2: Canope (orch. Matthews) (track 22)
Préludes, Book 2: Feuilles mortes (orch. Matthews) (track 14)
Préludes, Book 2: Feux d’artifice (orch. Matthews) (track 24)
Préludes, Book 2: General Lavine - eccentric (orch. Matthews) (track 18)
Préludes, Book 2: I. Brouillards (orch. Peter Breiner) (track 13)
Préludes, Book 2: II. Feuilles mortes (orch. Breiner) (track 14)
Préludes, Book 2: III. La Puerta del Vino (orch. Breiner) (track 15)
Préludes, Book 2: La Puerta del Vino (orch. Matthews) (track 15)
Préludes, Book 2: Les Tierces alternées (orch. Matthews) (track 23)
Préludes, Book 2: Ondine (orch. Matthews) (track 20)
Préludes, Book 2: V. Bruyères (orch. Peter Breiner) (track 17)
Préludes, Book 2: VI. General Lavine – eccentric (orch. Peter Breiner) (track 18)
Préludes, Book 2: VIII. Ondine (orch. Peter Breiner) (track 20)
Préludes, Book 2: X. Canope (orch. Peter Breiner) (track 22)
Préludes, Book 2: XI. Les tierces alternées (orch. Peter Breiner) (track 23)
Préludes, Book 2: XII. Feux d’artifice (orch. Peter Breiner) (track 24)
part of:
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117, CD 125 (part of collection) (tracks 1–12)
Préludes, Livre II, L. 123 (part of collection) (tracks 13–24)
recording of:
L’Isle joyeuse, L. 106, CD 109 (for piano) (track 25)

CD 2

piano:
Friedrich Gulda (1953-02-10 – 1953-02-14) (tracks 3–6, 21–23)
Friedrich Gulda (1957-09-30 – 1957-10-05) (tracks 7–20)
Friedrich Gulda (1957-10) (tracks 1–2)
composer:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (tracks 13–20)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1905) (tracks 3–6)
Claude Debussy (1894 – 1901) (tracks 7–9)
Claude Debussy (1901 – 1905) (track 1)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1903 – 1905) (tracks 10–12)
Claude Debussy (1903-07) (track 2)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1908) (tracks 21–23)
dedicated to:
Nicolas G. Coronio (track 9)
Yvonne Lerolle (track 8)
premiered at:
[Concert des " Soirées d'art "] (1905-12-14) (track 1)
arrangements:
Clair de lune (for cello and piano) (track 5)
Pour le piano: Sarabande (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Sonatine pour piano: I. Modéré (arr. David Walter, for saxophone and piano) (track 10)
Sonatine pour piano: II. Mouvement de menuet (arr. David Walter, for saxophone and piano) (track 11)
Sonatine pour piano: III. Anime (arr. David Walter, for saxophone and piano) (track 12)
Sonatine: I. Modéré (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Sonatine: II. Mouvement de menuet (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Sonatine: III. Animé (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (for cello and orchestra, arr. Palmer) (track 5)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (arr. Phyllis Schlomovitz for harp) (track 5)
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a : I. Prélude (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a : II. Menuet (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a : IV. Passepied (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a : IV. Passepied (for violin and piano, arr. Caramba) (track 6)
Valses nobles et sentimentales: I. Modéré - Très franc (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Valses nobles et sentimentales: II. Assez lent (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Valses nobles et sentimentales: III. Modéré (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Valses nobles et sentimentales: VI. Vif (for string quartet, arr. Paul Cassidy) (track 18)
Valses nobles et sentimentales: VI. Vif (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 18)
Valses nobles et sentimentales: VII. Moins vif (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 19)
is based on:
Le Gibet (track 22)
Ondine (track 21)
Scarbo (track 23)
is the basis for:
Dawn (track 5)
orchestrations:
Clair de lune (orch. Mouton) (track 5)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Caplet) (track 5)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Stokowski) (track 5)
Images. Premier livre: I. Reflets dans l’eau (orch. Colin Matthews) (track 1)
La Soirée dans Grenade (orch. Stokowski) (track 2)
La Soirée dans Grenade from Estampes (orch. Büsser) (track 2)
Menuet from Suite bergamasque (Gustave Cloëz orchestration) (track 4)
Passepied from Suite bergamasque (orch. Cloëz) (track 6)
Pour le piano: Sarabande (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 8)
Prélude from Suite bergamasque (Gustave Cloëz orchestration) (track 3)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (orch. A. Reed) (track 5)
Valses nobles et sentimentales: I. Modéré (for orchestra) (track 13)
Valses nobles et sentimentales: IV. Animé (for orchestra) (track 16)
part of:
Images, Livre 1, L. 110, CD 105 (for piano) (part of collection) (track 1)
Estampes, L. 100, CD 108 (for piano) (movement) (track 2)
Sonatine (movement) (tracks 10–12)
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a (for piano) (tracks 3–6)
Valses nobles et sentimentales (for piano) (tracks 13–20)
recording of:
Sonatine: II. Mouvement de menuet (for piano) (track 11)

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 40)
ASIN: US: B00000HY8F [info]