Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mazurka no. 1 in F-sharp minor, op. 6, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 2:49
2 Mazurka no. 2 in C-sharp minor, op. 6, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:22
3 Mazurka no. 3 in E major, op. 6, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 1:58
4 Mazurka no. 4 in E-flat minor, op. 6, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 0:34
5 Mazurka no. 5 in B-flat major, op. 7, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 2:09
6 Mazurka no. 6 in A minor, op. 7, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 3:48
7 Mazurka no. 7 in F minor, op. 7, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 2:46
8 Mazurka no. 8 in A-flat major, op. 7, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 0:54
9 Mazurka no. 9 in C major, op. 7, no. 5
Frédéric Chopin 0:31
10 Mazurka no. 10 in B-flat major, op. 17, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:46
11 Mazurka no. 11 in E minor, op. 17, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 1:47
12 Mazurka no. 12 in A-flat major, op. 17, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 4:17
13 Mazurka no. 13 in A minor, op. 17, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 4:01
14 Mazurka no. 14 in G minor, op. 24, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 3:32
15 Mazurka no. 15 in C major, op. 24, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:00
16 Mazurka no. 16 in A-flat major, op. 24, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 2:03
17 Mazurka no. 17 in B-flat minor, op. 24, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 5:29
18 Mazurka no. 18 in C minor, op. 30, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:25
19 Mazurka no. 19 in B minor, op. 30, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 1:25
20 Mazurka no. 20 in D-flat major, op. 30, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 3:02
21 Mazurka no. 21 in C-sharp minor, op. 30, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 3:40
22 Mazurka no. 22 in G-sharp minor, op. 33, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:28
23 Mazurka no. 23 in D major, op. 33, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:24
24 Mazurka no. 24 in C major, op. 33, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 2:31
25 Mazurka no. 25 in B minor, op. 33, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 4:32
26 Mazurka no. 26 in C-sharp minor, op. 41, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 3:10
27 Mazurka no. 27 in E minor, op. 41, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:08
28 Mazurka no. 28 in B major, op. 41, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 1:01
29 Mazurka no. 29 in A-flat major, op. 41, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 1:48
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mazurka no. 30 in G major, op. 50, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 2:15
2 Mazurka no. 31 in A-flat major, op. 50, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:49
3 Mazurka no. 32 in C-sharp minor, op. 50, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 5:04
4 Mazurka no. 33 in B major, op. 56, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 4:01
5 Mazurka no. 34 in C major, op. 56, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 1:25
6 Mazurka no. 35 in C minor, op. 56, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 5:26
7 Mazurka no. 36 in A minor, op. 59, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 3:25
8 Mazurka no. 37 in A-flat major, op. 59, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:16
9 Mazurka no. 38 in F-sharp minor, op. 59, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 3:15
10 Mazurka no. 39 in B major, op. 63, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:59
11 Mazurka no. 40 in F minor, op. 63, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 1:32
12 Mazurka no. 41 in C-sharp minor, op. 63, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 1:57
13 Mazurka no. 42 in G major, op. 67, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:01
14 Mazurka no. 43 in G minor, op. 67, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 1:35
15 Mazurka no. 44 in C major, op. 67, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 1:22
16 Mazurka no. 45 in A minor, op. 67, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 2:34
17 Mazurka no. 46 in C major, op. 68, no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:30
18 Mazurka no. 47 in A minor, op. 68, no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:27
19 Mazurka no. 48 in F major, op. 68, no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 1:09
20 Mazurka no. 49 in F minor, op. 68, no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 1:40
21 Mazurka no. 51 in A minor, op. posth., "A Emile Gaillard"
Frédéric Chopin 2:59
22 Mazurka no. 50 in A minor, op. posth., "Notre temps"
Frédéric Chopin 2:13
23 Impromptu no. 1 in A-flat, op. 29
Frédéric Chopin 4:02
24 Impromptu no. 2 in F-sharp, op. 36
Frédéric Chopin 5:52
25 Impromptu no. 3 in G-flat, op. 51
Frédéric Chopin 4:47
26 Fantaisie-Impromptu in C-sharp minor, op. 66
Frédéric Chopin 5:28

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1952-07-14 – 1952-07-24) (tracks 1–29)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1952-09-05) (tracks 1–29)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1953-02-05) (tracks 1–29)
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)
recorded at:
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1952-07-14 – 1952-07-24) (tracks 1–29)
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1952-09-05) (tracks 1–29)
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1953-02-05) (tracks 1–29)
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:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1952-07-14 – 1952-07-24) (tracks 1–22)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1952-09-05) (tracks 1–22)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1953-02-05) (tracks 1–22)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1954-02-12) (track 23)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1957-03-11) (tracks 24–26)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 1–20, 23–25)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (track 26)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1840) (track 21)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1841) (track 22)
recorded at:
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1952-07-14 – 1952-07-24) (tracks 1–22)
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1952-09-05) (tracks 1–22)
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1953-02-05) (tracks 1–22)
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1954-02-12) (track 23)
Manhattan Center in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1957-03-11) (tracks 24–26)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 29) (track 23)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 36) (track 24)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 51) (track 25)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 66) (track 26)
arrangements:
Fantaisie-impromptu in C-sharp minor, op. 66 (catch all for arrangements) (track 26)
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)
later versions:
Chopin w Indiach (track 26)
orchestrations:
Les Sylphides: V. Mazurka (orch. by Douglas) (track 15)
part of:
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)
recording of:

Release

part of:The Rubinstein Collection (1999 collection from RCA, 94 CDs) (number: 27)