Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Polonaise no. 3 in A major, Military, op. 40 no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 5:37
2 Waltz no. 6 in D flat major, Minute, op. 64 no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:54
3 Waltz no. 7 in C-sharp minor, op. 64 no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 3:29
4 Nocturne no. 10 in A-flat major, op. 32 no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 5:03
5 Prelude no. 7 in A major, op. 28 no. 7
Frédéric Chopin 0:57
6 Waltz no. 1 in E-flat major, op. 18
Frédéric Chopin 5:14
7 Mazurka no. 23 in D major, op. 33 no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:37
8 Waltz no. 11 in G-flat major, op. 70 no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:56
9 Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 4:13
10 Polonaise no. 6 in A flat major, Héroique, op. 53
Frédéric Chopin 7:02
11 Etude no. 3 in E major, op. 10 no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 4:16
12 Fantasy-Impromptu in C sharp minor, op. 66
Frédéric Chopin 4:58
13 Prelude no. 15 in D-flat major, op. 28 no. 15 "Raindrop"
Frédéric Chopin 5:59
14 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: Marche funèbre, Lento
Frédéric Chopin 8:35
15 Piano Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35: IV. Presto
Frédéric Chopin 1:23
16 Introduction and Polonaise brillante for cello & piano in C major, op. 3
Frédéric Chopin 8:31
17 Etude in C minor, op. 10 no. 12 "Revolutionary"
Frédéric Chopin 2:40

Credits

CD 1

cello:
Leonard Rose (cellist) (track 16)
piano:
Philippe Entremont (tracks 1–3, 6, 8–12, 17)
傅聰 (tracks 4, 7)
Nelson Freire (track 5)
Gary Graffman (track 13)
Samuel Sanders (track 16)
André Watts (tracks 14–15)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 4, 16)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1829 – 1832) (track 8)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830 – 1832) (track 9)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831) (track 17)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1832) (track 11)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1833) (track 6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1834) (track 12)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (track 5)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836 – 1839) (track 13)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (tracks 1, 7)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1839) (tracks 14–15)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1842) (track 10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1846 – 1847) (tracks 2–3)
dedicated to:
Laura Harsford (track 6)
Auguste Léo (track 10)
producer:
Juro Yokoyama (track 17)
Andrew Kazdin (American record producer) (tracks 5, 16)
Richard Killough (tracks 14–15)
Hellmuth Kolbe (tracks 1–3, 6, 8, 10)
Michael Gore (Producer) (track 11)
Paul Myers (classical record producer) (track 13)
Steven Paul (Classical arranger/producer for Deutsche Grammophon) (track 13)
Thomas Z. Shepard (tracks 9, 12)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 14)
part of:
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 3) (track 16)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 18) (track 6)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 53) (track 10)
Works of Fryderyk Chopin by opus number (number: op. 66) (track 12)
arrangements:
Fantaisie-impromptu in C-sharp minor, op. 66 (catch all for arrangements) (track 12)
Military Polonaise (for brass band, Mortimer) (track 1)
Nocturne no. 10 in A-flat major, op. 32 no. 2: Lento (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2 (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 9)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Nocturne no. 2 in E-flat major, op. 9 no. 2: Andante (for violin and piano, arr. Sarasate) (track 9)
Nocturne, op. 9 no. 2 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 9)
Polonaise in A major, op. 40 no. 1 "Military" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Polonaise in A-flat major, op. 53 "Heroique" (concert transcription by Busoni) (track 10)
Polonaise in A-flat major, op. 53 "Heroique" (Greeley recension) (track 10)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 15 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 13)
Prelude, op. 28 no. 7 (for guitar, Tárrega) (track 5)
Prélude in D-flat major, op. 28 no. 15 "Raindrop": Sostenuto (for cello and piano, Casals) (track 13)
Prélude no. 7 in A major, op. 28 (for piano and cello, arr. Franchomme) (track 5)
Valse, op. 64 no. 1 (The Minute Waltz) (for trombone and piano, Jacobsen) (track 2)
Waltz no. 1 in E-flat major, op. 18 "Grande valse brillante" (catchall work for all unspecified transcriptions (usually orchestral). Please do not add an arranger AR to this work, create a new arrangement work instead) (track 6)
Waltz no. 6 in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute Waltz" (arranged by Michałowski) (track 2)
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 2)
Étude in E major, op. 10 no. 3: Lento ma non troppo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
is the basis for:
Aime-moi (track 7)
Chopin's Nocturne in E Flat (Greeley adaptation) (track 9)
Desecration (track 10)
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR.HELP (FixEight) (track 11)
My Twilight Dream (track 9)
No Other Love (Chopin adaptation) (track 11)
Preludium A Nr. 7 (track 5)
さびしんぼう (track 11)
later parody versions:
Oliver Cromwell (track 10)
later versions:
Chopin w Afryce (track 13)
Chopin w Andaluzji (track 3)
Chopin w Brazylii (track 9)
Chopin w Bułgarii (track 7)
Chopin w Chinach (track 11)
Chopin w Indiach (track 12)
Dans la nuit (Sarah Brightman song) (track 11)
Marche funèbre (track 14)
orchestrations:
Chopiniana, op. 46: IV. Waltz (added for revised version) (track 3)
Funeral March (orchestrated by Elgar) (track 14)
Grande Valse Brillante, op. 18 (orch. Igor Stravinsky) (track 6)
Les Sylphides: IV. Mazurka (orch. by Douglas) (track 7)
Les Sylphides: VII. Walzer (orch. by Douglas) (track 3)
Les Sylphides: VIII. Walzer (orch. by Douglas) (track 6)
Marche funèbre (track 14)
Nocturne no. 10 in A-flat major, op. 32 no. 2: Lento (orch. Igor Stravinsky) (track 4)
Prélude in A major, op. 28 no. 7: Andantino (catch-all for orchestral arrangements) (track 5)
part of:
Polonaises, op. 40 (track 1)
Waltzes, op. 70 (track 8)
Mazurkas, op. 33 (track 7)
Nocturnes, op. 32 (track 4)
Nocturnes, op. 9 (track 9)
Waltzes, op. 64 (tracks 2–3)
Études, op. 10 (tracks 11, 17)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

compiler: Warren Wernick
design/illustration: Joel Zimmerman (graphic design)
engineer: Ellen Fitton
copyrighted by: Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP)
phonographic copyright by: Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP)
ASIN: US: B00005YJEY [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/5401332 [info]