Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 in D minor, op. 15: 1. Maestoso
Johannes Brahms 21:31
2 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 in D minor, op. 15: 2. Adagio
Johannes Brahms 13:13
3 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 in D minor, op. 15: 3. Rondo: Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 11:19
4 Capriccio in B minor, op. 76 no. 2
Johannes Brahms 3:36
5 Intermezzo in E-flat minor, op. 118 no.6
Johannes Brahms 5:32
6 Rhapsody in B minor op. 79 no. 1
Johannes Brahms 9:06
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B-flat major, op.83: I. Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 16:50
2 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B-flat major, op.83: II. Allegro appassionato
Johannes Brahms 9:03
3 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B-flat major, op.83: III. Andante
Johannes Brahms 12:36
4 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B-flat major, op.83: IV. Allegretto grazioso
Johannes Brahms 8:59
5 Intermezzo in B-Flat minor, op. 117 no.2
Johannes Brahms 5:54
6 Intermezzo in E minor, op. 116 no. 2
Johannes Brahms 3:00
7 Rhapsody in G minor, op. 79 no. 2
Johannes Brahms 6:49
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, op 5: I. Allegro maestoso
Johannes Brahms 9:11
2 Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, op 5: II. Andante
Johannes Brahms 10:23
3 Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, op 5: III. Scherzo. Allegro energico - Trio
Johannes Brahms 4:15
4 Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, op 5: IV. Intermezzo
Johannes Brahms 3:00
5 Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, op 5: V. Finale
Johannes Brahms 7:39
6 Intermezzo in E major, op 116 no. 6
Johannes Brahms 2:52
7 Romance in F major, op. 118 mo. 5
Johannes Brahms 3:47
8 4 Ballades, op. 10: No. 1 in D minor
Johannes Brahms 3:57
9 4 Ballades, op. 10: No. 2 in D major
Johannes Brahms 5:46
10 4 Ballades, op. 10: No. 3 in B minor
Johannes Brahms 3:57
11 4 Ballades, op. 10: No. 4 in B major
Johannes Brahms 7:24
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 1 in G major, op. 76: I. Vivace ma non troppo
Johannes Brahms 10:31
2 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 1 in G major, op. 76: II. Adagio
Johannes Brahms 7:38
3 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 1 in G major, op. 76: III. Allegro molto moderato
Johannes Brahms 9:29
4 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 2 in A major, op. 100: I. Allegro amabile
Johannes Brahms 6:16
5 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 2 in A major, op. 100: II. Andante tranquilo - Vivace - Andante - Vivace di più - Andante - Vivace
Johannes Brahms 6:03
6 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 2 in A major, op. 100: III. Allegro grazioso (quasi Andante)
Johannes Brahms 5:50
7 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 3 in D minor, op. 108: I. Allegro
Johannes Brahms 7:42
8 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 3 in D minor, op. 108: II. Adagio
Johannes Brahms 4:39
9 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 3 in D minor, op. 108: III. Un poco presto e con sentimento
Johannes Brahms 2:57
10 Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 3 in D minor, op. 108: IV. Presto agitato
Johannes Brahms 5:50
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 1 in E minor, op. 38: Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 10:40
2 Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 1 in E minor, op. 38: Allegretto quasi menuetto
Johannes Brahms 5:34
3 Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 1 in E minor, op. 38: Allegro
Johannes Brahms 6:34
4 Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 2 in F major, op. 99: I. Allegro vivace
Johannes Brahms 8:54
5 Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 2 in F major, op. 99: II. Adagio affettuoso
Johannes Brahms 7:42
6 Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 2 in F major, op. 99: III. Allegro passionato
Johannes Brahms 7:35
7 Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 2 in F major, op. 99: IV. Allegro molto
Johannes Brahms 4:07
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 1 in B major, op. 8: Allegro con brio
Johannes Brahms 10:23
2 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 1 in B major, op. 8: Allegro molto - Meno allegro
Johannes Brahms 6:48
3 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 1 in B major, op. 8: Adagio
Johannes Brahms 8:30
4 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 1 in B major, op. 8: Allegro
Johannes Brahms 6:53
5 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 2 in C major, op. 87: Allegro
Johannes Brahms 9:43
6 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 2 in C major, op. 87: Andante con moto
Johannes Brahms 8:19
7 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 2 in C major, op. 87: Scherzo: Presto - Poco meno presto
Johannes Brahms 5:01
8 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 2 in C major, op. 87: Finale: Allegro giocoso
Johannes Brahms 6:53
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 3 in C minor, op. 101: Allegro energico
Johannes Brahms 7:34
2 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 3 in C minor, op. 101: Presto non assai
Johannes Brahms 3:32
3 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 3 in C minor, op. 101: Andante grazioso
Johannes Brahms 3:43
4 Trios for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 3 in C minor, op. 101: Allegro molto
Johannes Brahms 6:05
5 Qunitet for Piano, 2 Violins, Viola and Cello in F minor, op. 34: I. Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 11:16
6 Qunitet for Piano, 2 Violins, Viola and Cello in F minor, op. 34: II. Andante, un poco adagio
Johannes Brahms 9:14
7 Qunitet for Piano, 2 Violins, Viola and Cello in F minor, op. 34: III. Scherzo. Allegro
Johannes Brahms 7:47
8 Qunitet for Piano, 2 Violins, Viola and Cello in F minor, op. 34: IV. Finale: Poco sostenuto - Allegro non troppo - Presto, non troppo
Johannes Brahms 10:21
CD 8
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Quartets for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 1 in G minor, op. 25: Allegro
Johannes Brahms 13:00
2 Quartets for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 1 in G minor, op. 25: Intermezzo: Allegro ma non troppo - Trio: Animato
Johannes Brahms 8:17
3 Quartets for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 1 in G minor, op. 25: Andante con moto - Animato
Johannes Brahms 9:07
4 Quartets for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 1 in G minor, op. 25: Rondo alla zingarese: Presto - Meno presto - Molto presto
Johannes Brahms 7:43
5 Quartets for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 3 in C minor, op. 60: Allegro ma non troppo
Johannes Brahms 10:41
6 Quartets for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 3 in C minor, op. 60: Scherzo: Allegro
Johannes Brahms 4:21
7 Quartets for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 3 in C minor, op. 60: Andante
Johannes Brahms 8:57
8 Quartets for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 3 in C minor, op. 60: Allegro
Johannes Brahms 10:50
CD 9
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Quartet for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 2 in A mmajor, op. 26: Allegro non troppo
Johannes Brahms 13:16
2 Quartet for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 2 in A mmajor, op. 26: Poco adagio
Johannes Brahms 12:28
3 Quartet for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 2 in A mmajor, op. 26: Scherzo: Poco allegro
Johannes Brahms 11:22
4 Quartet for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello No. 2 in A mmajor, op. 26: Allegro
Johannes Brahms 10:04

Credits

CD 1

grand piano:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (tracks 4–6)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1954-04-17) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (track 5)
Johannes Brahms (1854 – 1859) (tracks 1–3)
Johannes Brahms (1878) (track 4)
Johannes Brahms (1879) (track 6)
conductor:
Fritz Reiner (1954-04-17) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1954-04-17) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Richard Mohr (producer) (tracks 1–3)
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 1–3)
recording engineer:
Leslie Chase (1954-04-17) (tracks 1–3)
Lewis Layton (engineer) (1954-04-17) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

CD 2

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1893-01-30) (track 5)
piano:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (track 5)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1958-04-04) (tracks 1–4)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1970-06-10 – 1970-06-12) (tracks 6–7)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1878 – 1881) (tracks 1–4)
Johannes Brahms (1879) (track 7)
Johannes Brahms (1892) (tracks 5–6, 6)
conductor:
Josef Krips (1958-04-04) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra (1958-04-04) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
John Pfeiffer (producer and engineer) (tracks 1–4)
Max Wilcox (engineer/editor/producer) (tracks 6–7)
recorded at:
Manhattan Center in New York, New York, United States (1958-04-04) (tracks 1–4)
RCA Italiana Studios in Rome, Roma, Lazio, Italy (1970-06-10) (tracks 6–7)
part of:
7 Fantasias, op. 116 (tracks 6, 6)
recording of:

CD 3

piano:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1959-12-17) (tracks 1–5)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1959-12-31) (tracks 6–7)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1970-06-10 – 1970-06-12) (tracks 8–11)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (track 7)
Johannes Brahms (1853) (tracks 1–5)
Johannes Brahms (1854) (tracks 8–11)
Johannes Brahms (1892) (track 6)
is based on:
Edward (track 8)
part of:
Ballades, op. 10 (tracks 8–11)
Sonata for Piano no. 3 in F minor, op. 5 (movement) (tracks 1–5)
recording of:
Ballades, op. 10: No. 1 in D minor "Edward" (1970-06-10 – 1970-06-12) (track 8)
Ballades, op. 10: No. 2 in D major. Andante (1970-06-10 – 1970-06-12) (track 9)
Ballades, op. 10: No. 3 in B minor. Intermezzo. Allegro (1970-06-10 – 1970-06-12) (track 10)
Ballades, op. 10: No. 4 in B major. Andante con moto (1970-06-10 – 1970-06-12) (track 11)

CD 4

violin:
Henryk Szeryng (tracks 5–10)
piano:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (tracks 1–3, 5–10)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1878 – 1879) (tracks 1–3)
Johannes Brahms (1886) (tracks 4–6)
Johannes Brahms (1886 – 1888) (tracks 7–10)
arrangements:
Sonate D-Dur für Klavier und Violoncello, op. 78: I. Vivace ma non troppo (arranged by Klengel (earlier thought to be arr. by Brahms)) (track 1)
Sonate D-Dur für Klavier und Violoncello, op. 78: II. Adagio (arranged by Klengel (earlier thought to be arr. by Brahms)) (track 2)
Sonate D-Dur für Klavier und Violoncello, op. 78: III. Allegro molto moderato (arranged by Klengel (earlier thought to be arr. by Brahms)) (track 3)
part of:
recording of:

CD 6

violin:
Henryk Szeryng (1972-09-04 – 1972-09-10) (tracks 1–8)
cello:
Pierre Fournier (cellist) (1972-09-04 – 1972-09-10) (tracks 1–8)
piano:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1972-09-04 – 1972-09-10) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Victoria Hall (Geneva) in Geneva, Genève, Switzerland (1972-09-04 – 1972-09-10) (tracks 1–8)
part of:
recording of:

CD 8

strings:
Guarneri Quartet (1967-12-27 – 1967-12-28) (tracks 5–8)
Guarneri Quartet (1967-12-29 – 1967-12-30) (tracks 1–4)
piano:
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1967-12-27 – 1967-12-28) (tracks 5–8)
Arthur Rubinstein (pianist) (1967-12-29 – 1967-12-30) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (1855 – 1875) (tracks 5–8)
Johannes Brahms (1856 – 1861) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
Webster Hall in New York, New York, United States (1967-12-27 – 1967-12-28) (tracks 5–8)
Webster Hall in New York, New York, United States (1967-12-29 – 1967-12-30) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
Piano Quartet no. 1 in G minor, op. 25 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
Piano Quartet no. 3 in C minor, op. 60 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
Piano Quartet no. 3 in C minor, op. 60: II. Scherzo. Allegro (1967-12-27 – 1967-12-28) (track 6)
Piano Quartet no. 3 in C minor, op. 60: III. Andante (1967-12-27 – 1967-12-28) (track 7)
Piano Quartet no. 1 in G minor, op. 25: I. Allegro (1967-12-29 – 1967-12-30) (track 1)