Tracklist

CD 1
CD 2
CD 3
CD 4
CD 5
CD 6
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata no. 3 in B minor, op. 58: I. Allegro maestoso
Fryderyk Chopin 8:45
2 Piano Sonata no. 3 in B minor, op. 58: II. Scherzo: Molto vivace
Fryderyk Chopin 2:32
3 Piano Sonata no. 3 in B minor, op. 58: III. Largo
Fryderyk Chopin 8:54
4 Piano Sonata no. 3 in B minor, op. 58: IV. Finale: Presto, non tanto
Fryderyk Chopin 4:57
5 Nocturne no. 8 in D-flat major, op. 27 no. 2
Fryderyk Chopin 5:45
6 Waltz no. 2 in A-flat major, op. 34 no. 1
Fryderyk Chopin 4:35
7 Barcarolle in F-sharp major, op. 60
Fryderyk Chopin 8:29
8 Sonata in E major, L. 23 (Kk 380)
Domenico Scarlatti 2:38
9 Sonata in D minor, L. 413 (Kk 9)
Domenico Scarlatti 3:17
10 Sonetto del Petrarca no. 104, S. 161 no. 5
Franz Liszt 6:14
11 Etude de concert "La Leggierezza", S. 144 no. 2
Franz Liszt 4:33
12 Alborada del Gracioso (from "Miroirs" no. 4)
Maurice Ravel 5:45
13 Apres un reve, op. 7 no. 1 (for Cello arr. Casals)
Fauré / Casals 3:20
14 Vocalise-Étude en forme de Habanera (for Cello arr. Paul Bazelaire)
Ravel / Bazelaire 2:38
15 The flight of the bumblebee arr. for Cello (from the opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan)
Rimsky-Korsakov 1:09
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Credits

CD 7

recorded in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1947-02-20) (tracks 5, 9)
London, England, United Kingdom (1947-03-01 – 1947-03-04) (tracks 1–4)
Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland (1947-05-24) (tracks 13–15)
London, England, United Kingdom (1947-09-24) (tracks 6, 10)
London, England, United Kingdom (1947-09-25) (track 11)
London, England, United Kingdom (1947-09-27) (track 8)
London, England, United Kingdom (1948-04-17) (track 12)
London, England, United Kingdom (1948-04-17 – 1948-04-21) (track 7)
cello:
Antonio Janigro (1947-05-24) (tracks 13–15)
cello and piano arranger:
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (track 13)
piano:
Dinu Lipatti (1947-02-20) (tracks 5, 9)
Dinu Lipatti (1947-03-01 – 1947-03-04) (tracks 1–4)
Dinu Lipatti (1947-05-24) (tracks 13–15)
Dinu Lipatti (1947-09-24) (tracks 6, 10)
Dinu Lipatti (1947-09-25) (track 11)
Dinu Lipatti (1947-09-27) (track 8)
Dinu Lipatti (1948-04-17) (track 12)
Dinu Lipatti (1948-04-17 – 1948-04-21) (track 7)
composer:
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (track 13)
Franz Liszt (tracks 10–11)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (track 14)
Domenico Scarlatti (tracks 8–9)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1835 – 1838) (track 6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (track 5)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1844) (tracks 1–4)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1845 – 1846) (track 7)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1904 – 1905) (track 12)
dedicated to:
engineer:
Charles Anderson (track 5)
Robert Beckett (tracks 7, 12)
Harold Davidson (classical sound engineer, active from late 1950's) (tracks 8–10)
Douglas Larter (tracks 1–4)
producer:
Walter Legge (British classical record producer, 1906-1979) (tracks 1–5, 7–10, 12)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1951) (tracks 8–9)
publisher:
Brandus & Cie. (Paris) (1846) (track 7)
Breitkopf & Härtel (1846) (track 7)
Wessel & Co (London) (1846) (track 7)
recorded at:
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 60) (track 7)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Alborada del gracioso (for cello and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 12)
Flight of the Bumblebee (for banjo, arr. Charles Wood) (track 15)
Miroirs: IV. Alborada del gracioso (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Nocturne, op. 27 no. 2 (for violin and piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 5)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (track 15)
Barcarolles (track 7)
later versions:
orchestrations:
Alborada del gracioso (for orchestra, Ravel) (track 12)
part of:
Waltzes, op. 34 (track 6)
Nocturnes, op. 27 (track 5)
Miroirs (track 12)
recording of:
Sonata for Piano no. 3 in B minor, op. 58: III. Largo (1947-03-01 – 1947-03-04) (track 3)
Après un rêve, op. 7 no. 1 (for cello and piano, Casals) (1947-05-24) (track 13)
Pièce en forme de habanera (catch-all for arrangements) (1947-05-24) (track 14)
Полёт шмеля (catch-all for arrangements) (1947-05-24) (track 15)
Miroirs: IV. Alborada del gracioso (original for piano solo) (1948-04-17) (track 12)
Barcarolle in F-sharp major, op. 60 (1948-04-17 – 1948-04-21) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
revision of: