Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 1 in C: Allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 2:04
2 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 2 in A minor: Allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 1:29
3 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 3 in E: Lento ma non troppo
Fryderyk Chopin 4:31
4 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 4 in C sharp minor: Presto
Fryderyk Chopin 2:06
5 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 5 in G flat "Black Keys": Vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 1:44
6 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 6 in E flat minor: Andante
Fryderyk Chopin 4:21
7 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 7 in C Vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 1:32
8 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 8 in F: Allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 2:31
9 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 9 in F minor: Allegro molto agitato
Fryderyk Chopin 2:21
10 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 10 in A flat: Vivace assai
Fryderyk Chopin 1:59
11 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 11 in E flat: Allegretto
Fryderyk Chopin 2:10
12 Etudes, Op. 10 no. 12 in C minor "Revolutionary": Allegro con fuoco
Fryderyk Chopin 2:40
13 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 1 in A flat "Aeolian Harp": Allegro sostenuto
Fryderyk Chopin 2:25
14 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 2 in F minor: Presto
Fryderyk Chopin 1:25
15 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 3 in F: Allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 1:49
16 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 4 in A minor: Agitato
Fryderyk Chopin 1:48
17 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 5 in E minor: Vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 3:17
18 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 6 in G sharp minor: Allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 2:06
19 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 7 in C sharp minor: Lento
Fryderyk Chopin 4:38
20 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 8 in D flat: Vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 1:08
21 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 9 in G flat "Butterfly": Allegro assai
Fryderyk Chopin 0:58
22 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 10 in B minor: Allegro con fuoco
Fryderyk Chopin 3:43
23 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 11 in A minor "Winter Wind": Lento-Allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 3:32
24 Etudes, Op. 25 no. 12 in C minor: Allegro molto
Fryderyk Chopin 2:42
25 Trois nouvelles études no. 1 in F minor: Andantino
Fryderyk Chopin 2:17
26 Trois nouvelles études no. 2 in D flat: Allegretto
Fryderyk Chopin 1:51
27 Trois nouvelles études no. 3 in A flat: Allegretto
Fryderyk Chopin 1:46
28 Fantasy in F minor, Op. 49
Fryderyk Chopin 12:48
29 Mazurka in D, Op. 33 no. 2
Fryderyk Chopin 2:17
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Barcarolle in F sharp, Op. 60
Fryderyk Chopin 9:10
2 Nocturne in F minor, Op. 55 No. 1
Fryderyk Chopin 5:24
3 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 1 in C: Agitato
Fryderyk Chopin 0:39
4 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 2 in A minor: Lento
Fryderyk Chopin 1:49
5 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 3 in G: Vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 1:06
6 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 4 in E monir: Largo
Fryderyk Chopin 1:50
7 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 5 in D: Allegro molto
Fryderyk Chopin 0:38
8 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 6 in B minor: Lento assai
Fryderyk Chopin 2:13
9 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 7 in A: Andantino
Fryderyk Chopin 0:58
10 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 8 in F sharp minor: Molto agitato
Fryderyk Chopin 2:09
11 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 9 in E: Largo
Fryderyk Chopin 1:34
12 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 10 in C sharp minor: Molto allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 0:35
13 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 11 in B: Vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 0:35
14 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 12 in G sharp minor: Presto
Fryderyk Chopin 1:17
15 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 13 in F sharp: Lento
Fryderyk Chopin 3:32
16 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 14 in E flat minor: Allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 0:29
17 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 15 in D flat: Sostenuto
Fryderyk Chopin 5:37
18 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 16 in B flat minor: Presto con fuoco
Fryderyk Chopin 1:18
19 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 17 in A flat: Allegretto
Fryderyk Chopin 3:40
20 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 18 in F minor: Molto allegro
Fryderyk Chopin 0:55
21 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 19 in E flat: Vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 1:23
22 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 20 in C minor: Largo
Fryderyk Chopin 1:37
23 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 21 in B flat: Cantabile
Fryderyk Chopin 2:34
24 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 22 in G minor: Molto agitato
Fryderyk Chopin 0:49
25 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 23 in F: Moderato
Fryderyk Chopin 1:13
26 Préludes, Op. 28 no. 24 in D minor: Allegro appassionato
Fryderyk Chopin 2:35
27 Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op. 58: Allegro maestoso
Fryderyk Chopin 8:22
28 Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op. 58: Scherzo. Molto vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 2:22
29 Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op. 58: Largo
Fryderyk Chopin 8:03
30 Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op. 58: FInale. Presto ma non tanto
Fryderyk Chopin 5:35

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Shura Cherkassky (Shura Cherkassky, American pianist) (tracks 1–29)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 8, 10–11, 14, 16, 18, 20–21, 24)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1829) (tracks 1–2, 9)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830) (tracks 4–6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831) (track 12)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (track 3)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1833) (track 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (track 19)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1835) (track 22)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (tracks 13, 15, 23)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1837) (track 17)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (track 29)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1839) (tracks 25–27)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1841) (track 28)
dedicated to:
Catherine de Souzzo (track 28)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 49) (track 28)
arrangements:
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 10 no. 4: Presto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 25 no. 7 (for cello and piano, Glazunov) (track 19)
Étude in C-sharp minor, op. 25 no. 7 (for cello and piano, arr. Franchomme) (track 19)
Étude in E major, op. 10 no. 3: Lento ma non troppo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Aime-moi (track 29)
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR.HELP (FixEight) (track 3)
No Other Love (Chopin adaptation) (track 3)
さびしんぼう (track 3)
later versions:
Chopin w Bułgarii (track 29)
Chopin w Chinach (track 3)
Dans la nuit (Sarah Brightman song) (track 3)
orchestrations:
Les Sylphides: IV. Mazurka (orch. by Douglas) (track 29)
part of:
Mazurkas, op. 33 (track 29)
Études, op. 10 (tracks 1–12)
Études, op. 25 (tracks 13–24)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

piano:
Shura Cherkassky (Shura Cherkassky, American pianist) (tracks 1–30)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 2, 4–8, 10–14, 21–26)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (track 9)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836 – 1839) (tracks 15–20)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838 – 1839) (track 3)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1844) (tracks 27–30)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1845 – 1846) (track 1)
dedicated to:
publisher:
Brandus & Cie. (Paris) (1846) (track 1)
Breitkopf & Härtel (1846) (track 1)
Wessel & Co (London) (1846) (track 1)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 60) (track 1)
arrangements:
Continuum (FEZ) (track 6)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 15 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 17)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 20 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 22)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 6 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 8)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 7 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 9)
Prélude in D-flat major, op. 28 no. 15 "Raindrop": Sostenuto (for cello and piano, Casals) (track 17)
Prélude in E major, S. 662 no. 2 (for organ, Liszt) (track 11)
Prélude in E minor, S. 662 no. 1 (for organ, Liszt) (track 6)
Prélude no. 4 in E minor, op. 28: Largo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Prélude no. 7 in A major, op. 28 (for piano and cello, arr. Franchomme) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Barcarolles (track 1)
Coda (Diablo II) (track 22)
Could It Be Magic (track 22)
Preludium A Nr. 7 (track 9)
later versions:
Chopin w Afryce (track 17)
Chopin w Persji (track 6)
Jane B. (track 6)
Prelude (track 6)
orchestrations:
Prelude in E minor (orch. by Stokowski) (track 6)
Prélude in A major, op. 28 no. 7: Andantino (catch-all for orchestral arrangements) (track 9)
Prélude no. 24 in D minor, op. 28 (orch. Stokowski) (track 26)
part of:
Nocturnes, op. 55 (track 2)
recording of:

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 17)
ASIN: UK: B00000HY8B [info]