Tracklist

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# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Theme from The Apartment Charles Williams 3:12
2 Clair de lune Claude Debussy 5:01
3 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganni, 18th Variation Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 2:42
4 Romance Arthur Rubinstein 3:30
5 Piano Concerto no. 21 in C, Second Movement (Love Theme From Elvira Madigan) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:34
6 The Chestnut Tree Robert Schumann 2:50
7 A Dream Edvard Grieg 2:33
8 Dream of Olwen Charles Williams 3:55
9 Piano Concerto no. 2 in C Minor: Theme From Third Movement Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 3:28
10 Für Elise Ludwig van Beethoven 2:11
11 Waltz in a Flat Johannes Brahms 1:38
12 Piano Concerto in A Minor, op. 16: Theme From First Movement Edvard Grieg 5:09
13 Nocturne in E-Flat Major, op. 9 no. 2 Frédéric Chopin 3:02
14 Rustles of Spring Christian Sinding 2:29
15 Spellbound Concerto Miklós Rózsa 2:16
16 Berceuse From 'Dolly' Gabriel Fauré 3:15
17 Sonata no. 16 in C Major, K. 545 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:25
18 Warsaw Concerto Richard Addinsell 5:16
19 Theme From Prelude no. 2 George Gershwin 3:40
20 Spring Waters Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 1:57
21 Rhapsody in Blue George Gershwin 5:28

Credits

Medium 1

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1900-12-15) (track 9)
piano:
Eileen Broster (Pianist) (track 2)
Robert Docker (tracks 1, 13–15, 18)
Douglas Gamley (track 4)
Bronwen Jones (Pianist) (track 2)
Raymond Lewenthal (track 21)
Michael Reeves (pianist) (tracks 9–10, 17, 19)
Richard Alden (track 8)
Christian Steiner (classical pianist) (tracks 5–7, 11, 16, 20)
Earl Wild (pianist, composer and conductor) (tracks 3, 12)
composer:
Richard Addinsell (composer) (track 18)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (track 16)
Edvard Grieg (composer) (track 7)
Miklós Rózsa (composer) (track 15)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (track 6)
Christian Sinding (track 14)
Charles Williams (UK film music composer & conductor) (tracks 1, 8)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785 – 1785-03-09) (track 5)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1788) (track 17)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808 – 1810) (track 10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830 – 1832) (track 13)
Johannes Brahms (1865) (track 11)
Edvard Grieg (composer) (1868) (track 12)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1905) (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 21)
conductor:
Eric Hammerstein (possibly a pseudonym used by American conductor Robert Mandell) (tracks 1–21)
lyricist:
Julius Mosen (track 6)
Winifred May (track 8)
orchestra:
London Promenade Orchestra (before it became known as the National Philharmonic Orchestra in ca. 1971) (tracks 1–21)
orchestrator:
Roy Douglas (British composer, pianist) (track 18)
Ferde Grofé (pianist, arranger, conductor and composer) (1942) (track 21)
solo piano:
Robert Docker (track 18)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 21)
Ferde Grofé Music Publishing (New York) (track 21)
New World Music Co. (track 21)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 21)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 59) (track 10)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 467) (track 5)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 467) (track 5)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 545) (track 17)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 545) (track 17)
arrangement of:
16 Waltzes, op. 39: No. 15 in A-flat major (for piano four hands) (track 11)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: I. Berceuse (for piano four hands) (track 16)
arrangements:
12 Romances, op. 14: no. 11 "Spring Waters" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 20)
Concerto for Piano no. 21 in C major, K. 467 (for flute, violin, cello and piano, Cramer - Munich 1836) (track 5)
Concerto for Piano no. 21 in C major, K. 467 (for flute, violin, cello and piano, Cramer - London 1827) (track 5)
Concerto for Piano no. 21 in C major, K. 467 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Der Nussbaum (Klaus Nomi version) (track 6)
Der Nussbaum, op. 25 no. 3 (for piano, Levinson) (track 6)
Floods of Spring, op. 14 no. 11 (arr. Earl Wild for solo piano) (track 20)
For Aleeza (Beethoven's "Für Elise" • an abridged arrangement) (track 10)
Myrthen, op. 25: Nr. 3. Der Nußbaum (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2 (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 13)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (for violin and piano, arr. Sarasate) (track 13)
Nocturne, op. 9 no. 2 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 13)
Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Rhapsody in Blue (transcription for solo piano by Gershwin) (track 21)
Rhapsody in Blue (catch-all for arrangements) (track 21)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Dokshitser for trumpet and orchestra) (track 21)
Rhapsody in Blue (Glenn Miller arrangement) (track 21)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Carlos Barbosa-Lima) (track 21)
Sonata for Piano no. 16 in C major, K. 545 "Sonata semplice" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
エリーゼのために (フォーバブルボウズ) (track 10)
instrumental recording of:
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (track 17)
Blue (track 21)
Chopin's Nocturne in E Flat (Greeley adaptation) (track 13)
Desecration (track 14)
My Twilight Dream (track 13)
Passion Flower (track 10)
Precious Moments (track 18)
Song Sung Blue (track 5)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 21)
イヴの誘惑 (track 10)
熱情的花朵 (track 10)
later versions:
Chopin w Brazylii (track 13)
Quinze ans (French lyric version of "The Dream of Olwen") (track 8)
給愛麗斯 (track 10)
orchestrations:
part of:
Dangerous Moonlight (film soundtrack) (track 18)
Myrthen, op. 25 (track 6)
While I Live (track 8)
Nocturnes, op. 9 (track 13)
6 Stücke, op. 32 (track 14)
12 Romances, op. 14 (track 20)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
"The Apartment" Theme (originally called "Jealous Lover") (track 1)
A Dream (track 7)
Dolly Suite, op. 56: I. Berceuse (catch-all for arrangements) (track 16)
Rhapsody in Blue (standard 1942 orchestration) (track 21)
Spellbound Concerto (track 15)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
The Dream of Olwen (track 8)
Waltz, op. 39 no. 15 (catch-all for unknown arrangements) (track 11)
Warsaw Concerto (Dangerous Moonlight) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on America (track 21)
revision of:
Rhapsody in Blue (original jazz band version, less often performed) (track 21)