Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 4 Mazurkas, op. 6: No. 1 in F-sharp minor
Frédéric Chopin 3:17
2 4 Mazurkas, op. 6: No. 2 in C-sharp minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:31
3 4 Mazurkas, op. 6: No. 3 in E major
Frédéric Chopin 1:39
4 4 Mazurkas, op. 6: No. 4 in E-flat minor
Frédéric Chopin 1:02
5 5 Mazurkas, op. 7: No. 1 in B-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 1:49
6 5 Mazurkas, op. 7: No. 2 in A minor
Frédéric Chopin 3:17
7 5 Mazurkas, op. 7: No. 3 in F minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:23
8 5 Mazurkas, op. 7: No. 4 in A-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 1:09
9 5 Mazurkas, op. 7: No. 5 in C major
Frédéric Chopin 0:49
10 4 Mazurkas, op. 17: No. 1 in B-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 1:58
11 4 Mazurkas, op. 17: No. 2 in E minor
Frédéric Chopin 1:59
12 4 Mazurkas, op. 17: No. 3 in A-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 4:06
13 4 Mazurkas, op. 17: No. 4 in A minor
Frédéric Chopin 4:16
14 4 Mazurkas, op. 24: No. 1 in G minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:50
15 4 Mazurkas, op. 24: No. 2 in C major
Frédéric Chopin 2:05
16 4 Mazurkas, op. 24: No. 3 in A-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 1:57
17 4 Mazurkas, op. 24: No. 4 in B minor
Frédéric Chopin 4:35
18 4 Mazurkas, op. 30: No. 1 in C minor
Frédéric Chopin 1:33
19 4 Mazurkas, op. 30: No. 2 in B minor
Frédéric Chopin 1:09
20 4 Mazurkas, op. 30: No. 3 in D-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 2:39
21 4 Mazurkas, op. 30: No. 4 in C-sharp minor
Frédéric Chopin 3:41
22 4 Mazurkas, op. 33: No. 1 in G-sharp minor
Frédéric Chopin 2 1:27
23 4 Mazurkas, op. 33: No. 2 in D major
Frédéric Chopin 2:04
24 4 Mazurkas, op. 33: No. 3 in C major
Frédéric Chopin 1:30
25 4 Mazurkas, op. 33: No. 4 in B minor
Frédéric Chopin 4:36
26 4 Mazurkas, op. 41: No. 1 in C-sharp minor
Frédéric Chopin 3:33
27 4 Mazurkas, op. 41: No. 2 in E minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:22
28 4 Mazurkas, op. 41: No. 3 in B major
Frédéric Chopin 1:09
29 4 Mazurkas, op. 41: No. 4 in A-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 1:57
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 3 Mazurkas, op. 50: No. 1 in G major
Frédéric Chopin 1:52
2 3 Mazurkas, op. 50: No. 2 in A-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 2:54
3 3 Mazurkas, op. 50: No. 3 in C-sharp minor
Frédéric Chopin 5:00
4 3 Mazurkas, op. 56: No. 1 in B major
Frédéric Chopin 3:57
5 3 Mazurkas, op. 56: No. 2 in C major
Frédéric Chopin 1:37
6 3 Mazurkas, op. 56: No. 3 in C minor
Frédéric Chopin 5:58
7 3 Mazurkas, op. 59: No. 1 in A minor
Frédéric Chopin 4:31
8 3 Mazurkas, op. 59: No. 2 in A-flat major
Frédéric Chopin 2:33
9 3 Mazurkas, op. 59: No. 3 in F-sharp minor
Frédéric Chopin 3:16
10 3 Mazurkas, op. 63: No. 1 in B major
Frédéric Chopin 2:02
11 3 Mazurkas, op. 63: No. 2 in F minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:11
12 3 Mazurkas, op. 63: No. 3 in C-sharp minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:28
13 4 Mazurkas, op. 67: No. 1 in G major
Frédéric Chopin 1:04
14 4 Mazurkas, op. 67: No. 2 in G minor
Frédéric Chopin 1:58
15 4 Mazurkas, op. 67: No. 3 in major
Frédéric Chopin 1:28
16 4 Mazurkas, op. 67: No. 4 in A minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:31
17 4 Mazurkas, op. 68: No. 1 in C major
Frédéric Chopin 1:30
18 4 Mazurkas, op. 68: No. 2 in A minor
Frédéric Chopin 3:12
19 4 Mazurkas, op. 68: No. 3 in F major
Frédéric Chopin 1:17
20 4 Mazurkas, op. 68: No. 4 in F minor
Frédéric Chopin 2:21
21 Mazurka in A minor ("À Émile Gaillard", 1840)
Frédéric Chopin 3:09
22 Mazurka in A minor ("Notre Temps", 1840)
Frédéric Chopin 3:16
23 Mazurka in B-flat major (1826)
Frédéric Chopin 1:11
24 Mazurka In G minor (1826)
Frédéric Chopin 1:45
25 Mazurka in A-flat major (1834)
Frédéric Chopin 1:18
26 Mazurka in C major (1833)
Frédéric Chopin 2:23
27 Mazurka in B-flat major (for Alexandra Wołowska, 1832)
Frédéric Chopin 1:04
28 Mazurka in D major (1832)
Frédéric Chopin 1:17
29 Mazurka in D major (?1820)
Frédéric Chopin 1:05
30 Mazurka in F minor, op. 68 no. 4 (revised version)
Frédéric Chopin 3:30

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1981-04) (tracks 26–29)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1982-06) (tracks 18–25)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1983) (track 5)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1983-01) (tracks 14–17)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1983-06) (tracks 10–13)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1983-10) (tracks 1–9)
balance engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer) (1981-04) (tracks 26–29)
John Dunkerley (engineer) (1982-06) (tracks 18–25)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 1–15, 18–22, 24–28)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834 – 1835) (tracks 16–17)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (track 23)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838 – 1839) (track 29)
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer) (track 23)
producer:
James Walker (ballet/opera conductor, classical recordings producer for Decca) (tracks 1–29)
recorded at:
St. George the Martyr (Queen Square, Holborn) in Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1981-04) (tracks 26–29)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-06) (tracks 18–25)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1983-01) (tracks 14–17)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1983-06) (tracks 10–13)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1983-10) (tracks 1–9)
arrangements:
Mazurka, op. 24 no. 3 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 16)
Mazurka, op. 33 no. 1 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 22)
Mazurka, op. 33 no. 4 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 25)
is the basis for:
Aime-moi (track 23)
Berceuse (track 24)
Coquette (track 5)
Faible cœur (track 7)
La Fête (track 4)
La Jeune Fille (track 15)
Plainte d'amour (track 1)
Séparation (track 14)
later versions:
Chopin w Bułgarii (track 23)
orchestrations:
Les Sylphides: IV. Mazurka (orch. by Douglas) (track 23)
Mazurka no. 13 in A minor, op. 17 no. 4 (orch. Stokowski) (track 13)
Mazurka no. 17 in B-flat minor, op. 24 no. 4 (orch. Stokowski) (track 17)
part of:
Mazurkas, op. 17 (tracks 10–13)
Mazurkas, op. 24 (tracks 14–17)
Mazurkas, op. 30 (tracks 18–21)
Mazurkas, op. 33 (tracks 22–25)
Mazurkas, op. 41 (tracks 26–29)
Mazurkas, op. 6 (tracks 1–4)
Mazurkas, op. 7 (tracks 5–9)
recording of:
revision of:
Mazurka en la mineur (first version of op. 7 no. 2) (track 6)

CD 2

piano:
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) ( – ????) (track 12)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (tracks 23, 29)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1977-02) (tracks 7–9, 14, 16, 20)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1979-03) (tracks 1–3, 22)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1979-06) (tracks 18, 24, 27)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1981-11) (tracks 17, 19)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1982-04) (track 21)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1983-01) (tracks 13, 15)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1983-06) (tracks 25–26, 28)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1985-02) (tracks 4–6)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1992-06) (track 30)
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1999-06) (tracks 10–11)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 1–20, 29–30)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1826) (tracks 23–24)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (track 28)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832-06-24) (track 27)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1833) (track 26)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834-07) (track 25)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1840) (track 21)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1841) (track 22)
arrangements:
Mazurka no. 44 in C major, op. 67 no. 3 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Mazurka no. 45 in A minor, op. 67 no. 4 (violin and piano, arr. Kreisler) (track 16)
is the basis for:
L'Oiselet (track 18)
La Beauté (track 13)
La Danse (track 1)
Seize ans (track 2)
orchestrations:
Les Sylphides: V. Mazurka (orch. by Douglas) (track 15)
part of:
Two Mazurkas, B. 16 (tracks 23–24)
Mazurkas, op. 50 (tracks 1–3)
Mazurkas, op. 56 (tracks 4–6)
Mazurkas, op. 59 (tracks 7–9)
Mazurkas, op. 63 (tracks 10–12)
Mazurkas, op. 67 (tracks 13–16)
Mazurkas, op. 68 (tracks 17–20, 30)
recording of:
revision of: