Tracklist

CD 1: Raindrops
# Title Rating Length
1 Prelude in D-flat major, op. 28 no. 15 "Raindrop"
4:44
2 Mazurka in B-flat minor, op. 24 no. 4
4:37
3 Prelude in C major, op. 28 no. 1
0:37
4 Prelude in A minor, op. 28 no. 2
1:57
5 Prelude in G major, op. 28 no. 3
1:08
6 Mazurka in A minor, op. 68 no. 2
2:53
7 Ballade in F minor, op. 52
11:11
8 Waltz in A-flat major, op. 69 no. 1
5:25
9 Waltz in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute"
1:48
10 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: III. Funeral March
9:00
11 Berceuse in D-flat major, op. 57
5:16
12 Mazurka in F minor op. 63 no. 2
2:05
13 Nocturne in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2
6:26
14 Mazurka in C-sharp minor, op. 63 no. 3
2:07
15 Etude in E major, op. 10 no. 3
4:51
16 Etude in A minor, op. 10 no. 2 "Chromatic"
1:15
17 Nocturne in B major, op. 32 no. 1
5:49
18 Polonaise in A major, op. 40 no. 1 "Military"
4:37
CD 2: Raindrops
# Title Rating Length
1 Fantaisie-Impromptu in C-sharp minor, op. 66
5:44
2 Mazurka in B-flat major, op. 7 no. 1
2:33
3 Waltz in C-sharp minor, op. 64 no. 2
3:40
4 Barcarolle in F-sharp major, op. 60
8:42
5 Impromptu in A-flat major, op. 29 no. 1
4:02
6 Mazurka in F minor, op. 68 no. 4
3:25
7 Prelude in E minor, op. 28 no. 4
2:10
8 Prelude in B minor, op. 28 no. 6
1:59
9 Mazurka in C-sharp minor, op. 6 no. 2
2:57
10 Prelude in A major, op. 28 no. 7
1:04
11 Prelude in C minor, op. 28 no. 20
2:06
12 Waltz in A minor, op. 3 no. 2
5:56
13 Nocturne in B major, op. 62 no. 1
7:18
14 Mazurka in C-sharp minor, op. 30 no. 4
3:24
15 Mazurka in A minor, op. 17 no. 4
3:55
16 Nocturne in F major, op. 15 no. 1
5:11
17 Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante, op. 22: Andante spianato
4:18
18 Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante, op. 22: Grand polonaise brillante
8:34

Credits

CD 1: Raindrops

piano:
Tessa Birnie (pianist) (track 6)
John Champ (tracks 1, 12)
Roberto Cominati (pianist) (tracks 3–5)
David Fung (track 7)
David Stanhope (tracks 15, 17)
Daniil Tsvetkov (pianist) (tracks 8, 16)
Roger Woodward (pianist) (tracks 2, 9, 11, 13–14, 18)
Roger Wright (pianist) (track 10)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 4–6, 11–12, 14, 17)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1829) (track 16)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1829 – 1835) (track 8)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830 – 1832) (track 13)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (track 15)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834 – 1835) (track 2)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836 – 1839) (track 1)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (track 18)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838 – 1839) (track 3)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1839) (track 10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1842) (track 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1846 – 1847) (track 9)
dedicated to:
Elise Gavard (track 11)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 10)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 52) (track 7)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 57) (track 11)
arrangements:
Military Polonaise (for brass band, Mortimer) (track 18)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2 (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 13)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (for violin and piano, arr. Sarasate) (track 13)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Nocturne, op. 32 no. 1 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 17)
Nocturne, op. 9 no. 2 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 13)
Polonaise in A major, op. 40 no. 1 "Military" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 18)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 15 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 1)
Prélude in D-flat major, op. 28 no. 15 "Raindrop": Sostenuto (for cello and piano, Casals) (track 1)
Valse, op. 64 no. 1 (The Minute Waltz) (for trombone and piano, Jacobsen) (track 9)
Waltz no. 6 in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute Waltz" (arranged by Michałowski) (track 9)
Waltz no. 6 in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute Waltz" (catchall work for all unspecified transcriptions. Please do not add an arranger AR to this work, create a new arrangement work instead) (track 9)
Étude in E major, op. 10 no. 3: Lento ma non troppo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
is the basis for:
Chopin's Nocturne in E Flat (Greeley adaptation) (track 13)
L'Oiselet (track 6)
My Twilight Dream (track 13)
No Other Love (Chopin adaptation) (track 15)
さびしんぼう (track 15)
later versions:
Chopin w Afryce (track 1)
Chopin w Brazylii (track 13)
Chopin w Chinach (track 15)
Dans la nuit (Sarah Brightman song) (track 15)
Marche funèbre (track 10)
live recording of:
orchestrations:
Funeral March (orchestrated by Elgar) (track 10)
Marche funèbre (track 10)
Mazurka no. 17 in B-flat minor, op. 24 no. 4 (orch. Stokowski) (track 2)
part of:
Nocturnes, op. 32 (track 17)
Polonaises, op. 40 (track 18)
Waltzes, op. 64 (track 9)
Waltzes, op. 69 (track 8)
Mazurkas, op. 68 (track 6)
Nocturnes, op. 9 (track 13)
Études, op. 10 (tracks 15–16)
Mazurkas, op. 63 (tracks 12, 14)
Mazurkas, op. 24 (track 2)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

CD 2: Raindrops

piano:
John Champ (tracks 2, 7–10)
Masataka Goto (pianist) (track 13)
Tanel Joamets (track 16)
Slawomir Wilk (pianist) (track 4)
Roger Woodward (pianist) (tracks 1, 3, 5, 11–12, 14–15)
Eric Zuber (pianist) (tracks 17–18)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 2, 5–9, 11, 13–16)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830 – 1831) (track 18)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (tracks 1, 17)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1835 – 1838) (track 12)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (track 10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1845 – 1846) (track 4)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1846 – 1847) (track 3)
dedicated to:
publisher:
Brandus & Cie. (Paris) (1846) (track 4)
Breitkopf & Härtel (1846) (track 4)
Wessel & Co (London) (1846) (track 4)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 29) (track 5)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 60) (track 4)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 66) (track 1)
arrangements:
Continuum (FEZ) (track 7)
Fantaisie-impromptu in C-sharp minor, op. 66 (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 20 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 11)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 6 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 8)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 7 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 10)
Prélude in E minor, S. 662 no. 1 (for organ, Liszt) (track 7)
Prélude no. 4 in E minor, op. 28: Largo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Prélude no. 7 in A major, op. 28 (for piano and cello, arr. Franchomme) (track 10)
Waltz, op. 34 no. 2 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 12)
is the basis for:
Coquette (track 2)
Could It Be Magic (track 11)
La soledad (track 17)
Preludium A Nr. 7 (track 10)
later versions:
Chopin w Andaluzji (track 3)
Chopin w Indiach (track 1)
Chopin w Persji (track 7)
Jane B. (track 7)
Prelude (track 7)
live recording of:
orchestrations:
Chopiniana, op. 46: IV. Waltz (added for revised version) (track 3)
Les Sylphides: VII. Walzer (orch. by Douglas) (track 3)
Mazurka no. 13 in A minor, op. 17 no. 4 (orch. Stokowski) (track 15)
Prelude in E minor (orch. by Stokowski) (track 7)
Prélude in A major, op. 28 no. 7: Andantino (catch-all for orchestral arrangements) (track 10)
part of:
Mazurkas, op. 7 (track 2)
Nocturnes, op. 15 (track 16)
Nocturnes, op. 62 (track 13)
Mazurkas, op. 6 (track 9)
Waltzes, op. 34 (track 12)
Waltzes, op. 64 (track 3)
Mazurkas, op. 17 (track 15)
Mazurkas, op. 30 (track 14)
Mazurkas, op. 68 (track 6)
24 Préludes pour le piano, op. 28 (tracks 7–8, 10–11)
recording of: