Annotation

Recordings
Piano Sonata No.2 in B-flat minor, Op.35: Recorded at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City, April 18 & 24, May 9 & 14, 1962
Polonaise in A majo, Op.40 No.1 "Military" & Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op.44: Recorded at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City, July 6, 1972
Polonaise in A-flat major, Op.53 "Heroic": Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City, January 2, February 1, 1968
Polonaise-Fantaisie in A-flat major, Op.61: Recorded at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City, May 4, 1971
Fantaisie-Impromptu, Op.66: Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City, April 17, 1966
Scherzo No.1 in B minor, Op.20: Recorded at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City, November 14, 1963

Annotation last modified on 2012-01-19 12:49 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35: I. Grave - Doppio movimento
Frédéric Chopin 5:27
2 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35: II. Scherzo
Frédéric Chopin 6:51
3 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35: III. Marche funèbre. Lento
Frédéric Chopin 7:47
4 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35: IV. Finale: Presto
Frédéric Chopin 1:30
5 Polonaise No. 3 in A major "Military", Op. 40 No. 1
Frédéric Chopin 4:55
6 Polonaise No. 5 in F sharp minor, Op. 44
Frédéric Chopin 10:20
7 Polonaise No. 6 in A flat major "Héroique", Op. 53
Frédéric Chopin 6:26
8 Polonaise-Fantaisie in A flat major, Op. 61
Frédéric Chopin 13:08
9 Fantaisie-Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op. 66
Frédéric Chopin 4:35
10 Scherzo No. 1 in B minor, Op. 20
Frédéric Chopin 8:27

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Vladimir Horowitz (1962-04-18 – 1962-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
Владимир Самойлович Горовиц (1968-01-02 – 1968-02-01) (track 7)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (track 8)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831 – 1832) (track 10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (track 9)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (track 5)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1839) (tracks 1–4)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1840 – 1841) (track 6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1842) (track 7)
dedicated to:
Thomas Albrecht (friend of Chopin) (track 10)
Auguste Léo (track 7)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 3)
recorded at:
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 20) (track 10)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 44) (track 6)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 53) (track 7)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 61) (track 8)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 66) (track 9)
arrangements:
Fantaisie-impromptu in C-sharp minor, op. 66 (catch all for arrangements) (track 9)
Military Polonaise (for brass band, Mortimer) (track 5)
Polonaise in A major, op. 40 no. 1 "Military" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Polonaise in A-flat major, op. 53 "Heroique" (concert transcription by Busoni) (track 7)
Polonaise in A-flat major, op. 53 "Heroique" (Greeley recension) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Desecration (track 7)
later parody versions:
Oliver Cromwell (track 7)
later versions:
Chopin w Indiach (track 9)
Marche funèbre (track 3)
orchestrations:
Funeral March (orchestrated by Elgar) (track 3)
Marche funèbre (track 3)
part of:
Polonaises, op. 40 (track 5)
recording of:
Sonata for Piano no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: II. Scherzo (1962-04-18 – 1962-05-14) (track 2)
Scherzo no. 1 in B minor, op. 20 (1963-11-14) (track 10)
Polonaise in A-flat major, op. 53 "Heroique" (1968-01-02 – 1968-02-01) (track 7)
Polonaise in F-sharp minor, op. 44 (1972-07-06) (track 6)

Release

ASIN: US: B000JCDSDK [info]