Tracklist

CD 1: CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: I. Allegro ma non tanto
Serge Racmaninoff 15:46
2 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: II. Intermezzo. Adagio
Serge Racmaninoff 11:00
3 Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30: III. Finale. Alla breve
Serge Racmaninoff 13:58
4 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso – Allegro con spirito
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 19:13
5 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: II. Andantino simplice – Prestissimo – Tempo I
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 6:23
6 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23: III. Allegro con fuoco
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 6:56
CD 2: CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: I. Introduction Et Marche Royale Du Lion
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:25
2 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: II. Poules Et Coqs
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:42
3 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: III. Hémiones (Animaux Véloces)
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:35
4 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: IV. Tortues
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:56
5 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: V. L'Eléphant
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:36
6 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: VI. Kangourous
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:04
7 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: VII. Aquarium
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:36
8 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: VIII. Personnages À Longues Oreilles
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:50
9 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: IX. Le Coucou Au Fond Des Bois
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:19
10 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: X. Volières
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:15
11 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: XI. Pianistes
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:26
12 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: XII. Fossiles
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:17
13 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: XIII. Le Cygne
Camille Saint‐Saëns 3:10
14 Le Carnaval Des Animaux: XIV. Finale
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:01
15 "Ferdinand", For Speaker And Solo Violin
Alan Ridout 10:46
16 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: I. Gebet Des Ochsen
Frieder Meschwitz 2:02
17 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: II. Gebet Der Maus
Frieder Meschwitz 0:29
18 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: III. Gebet Der Katze
Frieder Meschwitz 1:27
19 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: IV. Gebet Des Hundes
Frieder Meschwitz 1:30
20 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: V. Gebet Der Ameise
Frieder Meschwitz 1:13
21 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: VI. Gebet Der Elefanten
Frieder Meschwitz 2:12
22 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: VII. Gebet Der Schildkröte
Frieder Meschwitz 1:30
23 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: VIII. Gebet Der Giraffe
Frieder Meschwitz 1:14
24 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: IX. Gebet Des Affen
Frieder Meschwitz 0:48
25 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: X. Gebet Des Hahnes
Frieder Meschwitz 0:32
26 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: XI. Gebet Des Alten Gaules
Frieder Meschwitz 2:25
27 Tier-Gebete, For Speaker And Piano: XII. Gebet Des Schmetterlings
Frieder Meschwitz 1:16
28 "Little Sad Sound", A Melodrama For Speaker And Double-Bass
Alan Ridout 11:32
CD 3: CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonate für Arpeggione und Klavier, D. 821: I. Allegro moderato
Franz Schubert 11:57
2 Sonate für Arpeggione und Klavier, D. 821: II. Adagio
Franz Schubert 4:33
3 Sonate für Arpeggione und Klavier, D. 821: III. Allegretto
Franz Schubert 9:30
4 Fantasiestücke für Cello und Klavier, op. 73: I. Zart und mit Ausdruck
Robert Schumann 3:07
5 Fantasiestücke für Cello und Klavier, op. 73: II. Lebhaft, leicht
Robert Schumann 3:15
6 Fantasiestücke für Cello und Klavier, op. 73: III. Rasch und mit Feuer
Robert Schumann 3:50
7 5 Stücke im Volkston für Klavier und Cello, op. 102: I. Vanitas vanitatum (Mit Humor)
Robert Schumann 3:13
8 5 Stücke im Volkston für Klavier und Cello, op. 102: II. Langsam
Robert Schumann 3:50
9 5 Stücke im Volkston für Klavier und Cello, op. 102: III. Nicht schnell, mit viel Ton zu spielen
Robert Schumann 4:55
10 5 Stücke im Volkston für Klavier und Cello, op. 102: IV. Nicht zu rasch
Robert Schumann 2:10
11 5 Stücke im Volkston für Klavier und Cello, op. 102: V. Stark und markiert
Robert Schumann 3:04
CD 4: CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Suite No. 2, Op. 17: 1. Introduction (Alla marcia)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 3:27
2 Suite No. 2, Op. 17: 2. Waltz (Presto)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 5:16
3 Suite No. 2, Op. 17: 3. Romance (Andantino)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 6:43
4 Suite No. 2, Op. 17: 4. Tarantella (Presto)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 5:25
5 «La Valse»
Maurice Ravel 11:16
6 Variations on a Theme by Paganini
Witold Lutosławski 5:15
CD 5: CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata for 2 pianos and percussion: Assai lento - Allegro molto
Béla Bartók 13:32
2 Sonata for 2 pianos and percussion: Lento ma non troppo
Béla Bartók 6:47
3 Sonata for 2 pianos and percussion: Allegro non troppo
Béla Bartók 6:34
4 Andante and Five Variations for piano duet In G, K.501: Thema (Andante)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:10
5 Andante and Five Variations for piano duet In G, K.501: Variation 1
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:00
6 Andante and Five Variations for piano duet In G, K.501: Variation 2
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:57
7 Andante and Five Variations for piano duet In G, K.501: Variation 3
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:55
8 Andante and Five Variations for piano duet In G, K.501: Variation 4
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:30
9 Andante and Five Variations for piano duet In G, K.501: Variation 5
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:03
10 En blanc et noir: I. Avec emportement
Claude Debussy 4:10
11 En blanc et noir: II. Lent - Sombre
Claude Debussy 7:17
12 En blanc et noir: III. Scherzando
Claude Debussy 4:00
CD 6: CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra: I. Assai lento - Allegro molto
Béla Bartók 13:22
2 Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra: II. Lento ma non troppo
Béla Bartók 7:14
3 Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra: III. Allegro ma non troppo
Béla Bartók 6:45
4 Dances of Galánta
Zoltán Kodály 16:02

Credits

CD 1: CD 1

recorded in:
Berlin, Germany (1982-12) (tracks 1–3)
piano:
Martha Argerich (1980-02) (tracks 4–6)
Martha Argerich (1982-12) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1874-11 – 1875-02) (tracks 4–6)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1909 – 1909-09-23) (tracks 1–2, 2–3, 3)
conductor:
Kirill Kondrashin (conductor) (1980-02) (tracks 4–6)
Riccardo Chailly (1982-12) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
RSO Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (1982-12) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1980-02) (tracks 4–6)
Sender Freies Berlin in Berlin, Germany (1982-12) (tracks 1–3)
is the basis for:
AMERICA (STAGE 1) (City Connection) (track 4)
Concerto (track 4)
Tonight We Love (Freddy Martin 1941 hit) (track 4)
live recording of:
part of:
Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30 (movement) (tracks 1–2, 2–3, 3)
recording of:
version of:

CD 2: CD 2

clarinet:
Eduard Brunner (tracks 1–12, 14)
violin:
Isabelle van Keulen (Dutch violinist) (tracks 1–12, 14)
Gidon Kremer (tracks 1–12, 14–15)
cello:
Mischa Maisky (cellist) (tracks 1–14)
glockenspiel:
Edith Salmen-Weber (tracks 1–12, 14)
viola:
Tabea Zimmermann (tracks 1–12, 14)
flute:
Irena Grafenauer (flautist) (tracks 1–12, 14)
double bass:
Georg Hörtnagel (tracks 1–12, 14)
piano:
Elena Bashkirova (Russian-born pianist and musical director) (tracks 16–28)
Martha Argerich (1985-04) (tracks 1–14)
Nelson Freire (1985-04) (tracks 1–14)
bells:
Edith Salmen-Weber (tracks 7, 14)
xylophone:
Markus Steckeler (tracks 1–12, 14)
composer:
Frieder Meschwitz (tracks 16–27)
Alan Ridout (tracks 15, 28)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1886-02) (tracks 1–14)
producer:
Wilhelm Hellweg (producer / engineer) (tracks 1–14)
spoken vocals:
Elena Bashkirova (Russian-born pianist and musical director) (tracks 15–28)
Gidon Kremer (tracks 16–28)
recorded at:
[unknown] (only use for recorded at if explicitly stated to be at an unknown place.) (1985-04) (tracks 1–14)
arrangements:
Le Carnaval des animaux: II. Poules et coqs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Le Carnaval des animaux: III. Hèmiones (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Le Carnaval des animaux: IV. Tortues (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Le Carnaval des animaux: IX. Le Coucou au fond des bois (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Le Carnaval des animaux: V. L'Éléphant (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VI. Kangourous (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VII. Aquarium (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Le Carnaval des animaux: X. Volière (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XI. Pianistes (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XII. Fossiles (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for organ, Guilmant) (track 13)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for solo piano, Godowsky) (track 13)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 13)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 13)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for solo piano, Siloti) (track 13)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello (or violin) + piano, by composer) (track 13)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIV. Finale (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
later versions:
白鳥 (track 13)
orchestrations:
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello and orchestra, arr. Vidal) (track 13)
part of:
Le Carnaval des animaux (tracks 1–14)
recording of:
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (part of orig. Carnival of the Animals, for cello and dual piano) (1985-04) (track 13)

CD 3: CD 3

cello:
Mischa Maisky (cellist) (1984-01) (tracks 1–11)
piano:
Martha Argerich (1984-01) (tracks 1–11)
composer:
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1824-11) (tracks 1–3)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1849) (tracks 4–11)
arrangements:
Sonata in A minor, D. 821: I. Allegro moderato (for flute and piano, Galway) (track 1)
Sonata in A minor, D. 821: I. Allegro moderato (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Sonata in A minor, D. 821: II. Adagio (for flute and piano, Galway) (track 2)
Sonata in A minor, D. 821: III. Allegretto (for flute and piano, Galway) (track 3)
orchestrations:
Sonata in A minor “Arpeggione”, D. 821: II. Adagio (orch. Ze’ev Steinberg) (track 2)
part of:
recording of:

CD 4: CD 4

recorded in:
La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel, Switzerland (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (tracks 1–6)
piano:
Martha Argerich (1982-08) (track 6)
Martha Argerich (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (tracks 1–5)
Nelson Freire (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (tracks 1–6)
arranger:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1920) (track 5)
composer:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1919 – 1920) (track 5)
Witold Lutosławski (1941) (track 6)
producer:
Wilhelm Hellweg (producer / engineer) (tracks 1–4, 6)
arrangement of:
La Valse (for orchestra) (track 5)
later versions:
Variations on a Theme of Paganini (for brass ensemble, Harvey) (track 6)
Variations on a Theme of Paganini (for piano and orchestra) (track 6)
part of:
Suite no. 2, op. 17 (tracks 1–4)
recording of:
La valse (for piano duo) (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 5)
Suite no. 2, op. 17: I. Introduction: Alla marcia (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 1)
Suite no. 2, op. 17: II. Valse: Presto (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 2)
Suite no. 2, op. 17: III. Romance: Andantino (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 3)
Suite no. 2, op. 17: IV. Tarantelle: Presto (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 4)
Variations on a Theme of Paganini (for two pianos) (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 6)

CD 5: CD 5

recorded in:
Wembley, Brent, London, United Kingdom (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (tracks 4–9)
percussion:
Michael De Roo (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 1–3)
Willy Goudswaard (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 1–3)
piano:
Martha Argerich (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 1–3)
Stephen Kovacevich (classical pianist, aka Stephen Bishop) (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 1–3)
Martha Argerich (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (tracks 4–12)
Stephen Kovacevich (classical pianist, aka Stephen Bishop) (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (tracks 4–12)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 4–9)
Claude Debussy (1915-06-04 – 1915-07-20) (tracks 10–12)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1937) (tracks 1–3)
dedicated to:
Jacques Charlot (track 11)
A. Kussewitsky (track 10)
producer:
Vittorio Negri (tracks 4–12)
recorded at:
Brent Town Hall (Wembley Town Hall) in Brent, London, England, United Kingdom (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (tracks 10–12)
orchestrations:
En blanc et noir: I. Avec emportement (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 10)
En blanc et noir: II. Lent, sombre (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 11)
En blanc et noir: III. Scherzando (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 12)
part of:
En blanc et noir, L. 134, CD 142 (movement) (tracks 10–12)
recording of:
En blanc et noir: I. Avec emportement (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (track 10)
En blanc et noir: II. Lent, sombre (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (track 11)
En blanc et noir: III. Scherzando (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (track 12)

CD 6: CD 6

percussion:
Jan Labordus (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 1–3)
Jan Pustjens (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 1–3)
piano:
Martha Argerich (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 1–3)
Nelson Freire (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Béla Bartók (composer) (tracks 1–3)
Zoltán Kodály (1933) (track 4)
conductor:
David Zinman (1985-08) (track 4)
David Zinman (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest (1985-08) (track 4)
Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Volker Straus (producer and engineer) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Concertgebouw: Grote Zaal in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 1–3)
part of:
parts:
recording of:
Dances of Galánta (1985-08) (track 4)

Release

ASIN: US: B004Q2MZPG [info]