Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23
Frédéric Chopin 9:11
2 Prelude in B minor, Op. 28 No. 6
Frédéric Chopin 2:09
3 Prelude in D-flat major, Op. 28 No. 15
Frédéric Chopin 5:12
4 Étude in E major, Op. 10 No. 3
Frédéric Chopin 3:37
5 Étude in C-sharp minor, Op. 10 No. 4
Frédéric Chopin 2:05
6 Étude in G-flat major, Op. 10 No. 5
Frédéric Chopin 1:39
7 Étude in E-flat minor, Op. 10 No. 6
Frédéric Chopin 3:43
8 Étude in F major, Op. 10 No. 8
Frédéric Chopin 2:33
9 Étude in C minor, Op. 10 No. 12
Frédéric Chopin 2:40
10 Étude in C minor, Op. 10 No. 12
Frédéric Chopin 2:41
11 Étude in A-flat major, Op. 25 No. 1
Frédéric Chopin 2:26
12 Étude in E minor, Op. 25 No. 5
Frédéric Chopin 3:22
13 Étude in C-sharp minor Op. 25 No. 7
Frédéric Chopin 5:41
14 Étude No. 2 in A-flat major from "Trois Nouvelles Etudes"
Frédéric Chopin 2:02
15 Introduction & Rondo in E-flat major, Op. 16
Frédéric Chopin 10:17
16 Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23
Frédéric Chopin 8:52

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Vladimir Horowitz (1971-04-14 – 1971-05-04) (track 3)
Vladimir Horowitz (1972-07-06) (track 10)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 2, 8)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830) (tracks 5–7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831) (tracks 9–10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831 – 1835) (tracks 1, 16)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (tracks 4, 15)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (track 13)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (track 11)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836 – 1839) (track 3)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1837) (track 12)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1839) (track 14)
dedicated to:
Nathaniel von Stockhausen (Hanover ambassador to France) (tracks 1, 16)
recorded at:
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1972-07-06) (track 10)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 16) (track 15)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 23) (tracks 1, 16)
arrangements:
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (for violin and piano, Ysaÿe) (tracks 1, 16)
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, op. 23 (for Violin and Piano, Yokoyama) (tracks 1, 16)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 15 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 3)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 6 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 2)
Prélude in D-flat major, op. 28 no. 15 "Raindrop": Sostenuto (for cello and piano, Casals) (track 3)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 10 no. 4: Presto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 25 no. 7 (for cello and piano, Glazunov) (track 13)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 25 no. 7 (for cello and piano, arr. Franchomme) (track 13)
Étude in E major, op. 10 no. 3: Lento ma non troppo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
is the basis for:
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR.HELP (FixEight) (track 4)
No Other Love (Chopin adaptation) (track 4)
さびしんぼう (track 4)
later versions:
Chopin w Afryce (track 3)
Chopin w Chinach (track 4)
Dans la nuit (Sarah Brightman song) (track 4)
part of:
Études, op. 25 (tracks 11–13)
Études, op. 10 (tracks 4–10)
recording of:
Prélude no. 15 in D-flat major, op. 28: Sostenuto (1971-04-14 – 1971-05-04) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Can't Stop the Classics (tracks 9–10)