CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 2: II.
Sergei Rachmaninov 11:46
2 Enigma Variations: Nimrod
Edward Elgar 4:07
3 Four Seasons: Winter
Antonio Vivaldi 3:22
4 By the Beautiful Blue Danube
Johann Strauss II 10:06
5 Orchestral Suite no. 2: Badinerie
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:24
6 Symphony no. 100, Military: Finale
Joseph Haydn 4:40
7 La Valse
Maurice Ravel 12:23
8 The Mastersingers of Nuremburg: Prelude
Richard Wagner 9:51


CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 4)
Moskva, Russia (1900-12-15) (track 1)
Simon Trpčeski (track 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 5)
Antonio Vivaldi (1723) (track 3)
Joseph Haydn (composer) (1794) (track 6)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1863 – 1867) (track 8)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (track 4)
Edward Elgar (composer) (1899) (track 2)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1919 – 1920) (track 7)
Vasily Petrenko (tracks 1–8)
dedicated to:
Augustus J. Jaeger (track 2)
Sir Edward Elgar (dec’d) (composer) (track 2)
Ed. Durand & Cie (1909–1947) (track 7)
Soc. Arima (rights society?) (track 7)
recorded at:
Philharmonic Hall (Liverpool) in Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–8)
part of:
Catalogo numerico-tematico delle opere strumentali (Antonio Vivaldi) (number: F. I/25) (track 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 314) (track 4)
Ryom-Verzeichnis (number: RV 297) (track 3)
An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (track 4)
Blue Danube (Trapeze) (track 4)
Concerto in F minor, op. 8 no. 4, RV 297 “L’inverno” (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Vorspiel (for two pianos, Reger) (track 8)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Vorspiel (for piano, arr. Gould) (track 8)
La Valse (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
La Valse (arranged for solo piano by Glenn Gould) (track 7)
La Valse (for piano four hands, Garban) (track 7)
La valse (for piano duo) (track 7)
La valse (for piano solo) (track 7)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 5)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Overture to "Die Meistersinger" (for organ, Lemare) (track 8)
Winter from "The Four Seasons" (for brass band, Snell) (track 3)
is the basis for:
3. Juni 1899 (track 4)
All by Myself (track 1)
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 4)
Peace Planet (track 5)
Preghiera (track 1)
Red Danube (track 4)
River of Dreams (track 3)
Sanctus (based on "Nimrod" from Variations on an Original Theme ('Enigma'), op. 36) (track 2)
Sanctus Dei (track 2)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 4)
The Globalist (track 2)
Winter Fantasia (track 3)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Nimrod (track 2)
River of Light (track 4)
part of:
Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, op. 8 (part of collection) (track 3)
Le quattro stagioni (“The Four Seasons”) (part of collection) (track 3)
recording of:
La Valse (for orchestra) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 5)