Annotation

According to liner notes Kinderszenen is 1987-06 recording but after comparing it to other releases it's clear that this is a mistake. This version was recorded in 1987-05-31 at the Musikverein, Vienna, Austria.

Annotation last modified on 2013-09-05 13:42 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Toccata in C, op. 7
Robert Schumann 4:42
2 Arabeske in C, op. 18
Robert Schumann 6:18
3 Traumeswirren (from "Fantasiestücke", op. 12)
Robert Schumann 2:24
4 Presto Passionato (Rejected finale of Sonata no. 2, op. 22)
Robert Schumann 5:33
5 Kreisleriana, op. 16: I. Äußerst bewegt
Robert Schumann 2:54
6 Kreisleriana, op. 16: II. Sehr innig und nicht zu rasch
Robert Schumann 6:56
7 Kreisleriana, op. 16: III. Sehr aufgeregt
Robert Schumann 5:00
8 Kreisleriana, op. 16: IV. Sehr langsam
Robert Schumann 3:27
9 Kreisleriana, op. 16: V. Sehr lebhaft
Robert Schumann 3:19
10 Kreisleriana, op. 16: VI. Sehr langsam
Robert Schumann 3:24
11 Kreisleriana, op. 16: VII. Sehr rasch
Robert Schumann 2:26
12 Kreisleriana, op. 16: VIII. Schnell und spielend
Robert Schumann 3:52
13 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Einfach
Robert Schumann 1:59
14 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Sehr rasch und leicht
Robert Schumann 0:54
15 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Noch rascher
Robert Schumann 3:03
16 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Hastig
Robert Schumann 1:43
17 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Nach und nach immer lebhafter und stärker
Robert Schumann 2:08
18 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Einfach und zart
Robert Schumann 1:51
19 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Intermezzo
Robert Schumann 2:44
20 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Innig
Robert Schumann 2:39
21 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Sehr lebhaft
Robert Schumann 1:51
22 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Mit einigem Pomp
Robert Schumann 1:28
23 Humoreske in B-flat, op. 20: Zum beschluss
Robert Schumann 5:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata no. 3 in F minor, op. 14 "Concert sans orchestre": I. Allegro brillante
Robert Schumann 8:05
2 Piano Sonata no. 3 in F minor, op. 14 "Concert sans orchestre": II. Scherzo, molto commodo
Robert Schumann 5:36
3 Piano Sonata no. 3 in F minor, op. 14 "Concert sans orchestre": III. Quasi variazioni, Andantino de Clara Wieck
Robert Schumann 8:14
4 Piano Sonata no. 3 in F minor, op. 14 "Concert sans orchestre": IV. Finale, Prestissimo possibile
Robert Schumann 6:50
5 Novellette in F major, op. 21 no. 1
Robert Schumann 5:52
6 Fantasiestücke, op. 111: I. Molto vivace ed appassionatamente
Robert Schumann 2:23
7 Fantasiestücke, op. 111: II. Piu tosto Lento - un poco piu Mosso - tempo I
Robert Schumann 4:42
8 Fantasiestücke, op. 111: III. Con forza, assai marcato
Robert Schumann 3:36
9 Kinderszenen, op. 15: I. Von fremden Ländern und Menschen
Robert Schumann 1:32
10 Kinderszenen, op. 15: II. Kuriose Geschichte
Robert Schumann 1:06
11 Kinderszenen, op. 15: III. Hasche-Mann
Robert Schumann 0:32
12 Kinderszenen, op. 15: IV. Bittendes Kind
Robert Schumann 0:50
13 Kinderszenen, op. 15: V. Gluckes genug
Robert Schumann 0:40
14 Kinderszenen, op. 15: VI. Wichtige Begebenheit
Robert Schumann 0:51
15 Kinderszenen, op. 15: VII. Träumerei
Robert Schumann 2:34
16 Kinderszenen, op. 15: VIII. Am Kamin
Robert Schumann 1:19
17 Kinderszenen, op. 15: IX. Ritter vom Steckenpferd
Robert Schumann 0:40
18 Kinderszenen, op. 15: X. Fast zu ernst
Robert Schumann 1:29
19 Kinderszenen, op. 15: XI. Fürchtenmachen
Robert Schumann 1:38
20 Kinderszenen, op. 15: XII. Kind im Einschlummern
Robert Schumann 1:40
21 Kinderszenen, op. 15: XIII. Der Dichter spricht
Robert Schumann 2:11

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Vladimir Horowitz (1979-04-08 – 1979-04-22) (tracks 13–23)
Vladimir Horowitz (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (tracks 5–12)
composer:
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (– 1837-07) (track 3)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (– 1839) (track 20)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1829 – 1833) (track 1)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1835) (track 4)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1838-04) (tracks 5–12)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1839) (tracks 2, 13–19, 21–23)
dedicated to:
Ludwig Schunke (track 1)
recorded at:
RCA Studio A (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-06) (track 5)
RCA Studio A (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (tracks 6–12)
part of:
Works of Robert Schumann without opus numbers (listed by Hofmann/Keil) (number: WoO 5.2) (track 4)
Works of Robert Schumann by opus number (number: op. 7) (track 1)
Works of Robert Schumann by opus number (number: op. 18) (track 2)
live recording of:
Humoreske, op. 20: III. Einfach und zart - Intermezzo (1979-04-08 – 1979-04-22) (tracks 18–19)
Humoreske, op. 20: IV. Innig (1979-04-08 – 1979-04-22) (track 20)
Humoreske, op. 20: V. Sehr lebhaft – Immer lebhafter (1979-04-08 – 1979-04-22) (track 21)
Humoreske, op. 20: VI. Mit einigem Pomp (1979-04-08 – 1979-04-22) (track 22)
Humoreske, op. 20: VII. Zum Beschluss - Adagio - Allegro (1979-04-08 – 1979-04-22) (track 23)
part of:
Humoreske, op. 20 (tracks 13–23)
Kreisleriana, op. 16 (tracks 5–12)
recording of:
Presto passionato, H/K WoO 5,2 (original finale for the piano sonata no. 2, op. 22) (1932-11-15) (track 4)
Arabeske in C major, op. 18 (1934-05-06) (track 2)
Toccata in C major, op. 7 (1934-05-12) (track 1)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: I. Äußerst bewegt (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (track 5)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: II. Sehr innig und nicht zu rasch (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (track 6)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: III. Sehr aufgeregt (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (track 7)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: IV. Sehr langsam (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (track 8)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: V. Sehr lebhaft (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (track 9)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: VI. Sehr langsam (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (track 10)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: VII. Sehr rasch (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (track 11)
Kreisleriana, op. 16: VIII. Schnell und spielend (1985-09-12 – 1985-10-09) (track 12)

CD 2

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1985-04-28 – 1985-04-30) (track 5)
piano:
Vladimir Horowitz (1976-05-09) (tracks 1–4)
Vladimir Horowitz (1985-04-28 – 1985-04-30) (track 5)
composer:
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (– 1838) (track 5)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (– 1851) (tracks 6–8)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1836) (tracks 1–4)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1838) (tracks 9–21)
producer:
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (track 5)
recorded at:
Massey Hall in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (1976-05-09) (tracks 1–4)
Wiener Musikverein: Großer Musikvereinssaal in Wien, Austria (1987-05-31) (tracks 9–21)
arrangements:
Kinderszenen, op. 15: No. 1. Von fremden Ländern und Menschen (for string quartet and piano, arr. Paul Cassidy) (track 9)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: No. 2. Kuriose Geschichte (for string quartet and piano, arr. Paul Cassidy) (track 10)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: No. 7. Träumerei (for string quartet and piano, arr. Paul Cassidy) (track 15)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Träumerei (for violin and piano, arr. Catherine) (track 15)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Träumerei (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
is the basis for:
子供の情景 (track 9)
live recording of:
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Am Kamin (1987-05-31) (track 16)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Bittendes Kind (1987-05-31) (track 12)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Fast zu ernst (1987-05-31) (track 18)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Fürchtenmachen (1987-05-31) (track 19)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Glückes genug (1987-05-31) (track 13)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Hasche-Mann (1987-05-31) (track 11)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Träumerei (for piano) (1987-05-31) (track 15)
orchestrations:
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Träumerei (orchestrated by Herbeck) (track 15)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Träumerei (orchestrated by Josef Strauss) (track 15)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Träumerei (orchestrated by R. Tilling) (track 15)
part of:
Kinderszenen, op. 15 (tracks 9–21)
recording of:
Novelletten, op. 21: I. Markiert und kräftig (1985-04-28 – 1985-04-30) (track 5)

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 47)
ASIN: US: B00000DBUB [info]