Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata 21 in C, op. 53 "Waldstein": I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:00
2 Piano Sonata 21 in C, op. 53 "Waldstein": II. Introduzione. Adagio molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:17
3 Piano Sonata 21 in C, op. 53 "Waldstein": III. Rondo. Allegretto moderato - Prestissimo
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:57
4 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Tema. Vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:54
5 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation I. Alla marcia maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:41
6 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation II. Poco allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:13
7 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation III. L’istesso tempo
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:18
8 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation IV. Un poco più vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:03
9 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation V. Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:54
10 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation VI. Allegro ma non troppo e serioso
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:38
11 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation VII. Un poco più allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:58
12 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation VIII. Poco vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:30
13 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation IX. Allegro pesante e risoluto
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:06
14 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation X. Allegro pesante e risoluto
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:38
15 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XI. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:10
16 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XII. Un poco pio moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:52
17 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XIII. Vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:54
18 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XIV. Grave e maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:52
19 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XV. Presto scherzando
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:37
20 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XVI. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:52
21 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XVII. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:54
22 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XVIII. Poco moderato
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:37
23 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XIX. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:48
24 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XX. Andante
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:36
25 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXI. Allegro con brio - meno allegro - Tempo I
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:02
26 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXII. Allegro molto: Alla "Notte e giorno fatica
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:32
27 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXIII. Allegro assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:53
28 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXIV. Fughetta. Andante
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:08
29 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:47
30 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXVI. (Piacevole)
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:02
31 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXVII. VIvace
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:58
32 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXVIII. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:56
33 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXIX. Adagio ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:23
34 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXX. Andante, sempre cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:01
35 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXXI. Largo, molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:31
36 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXXII. Fuga. Allegro - Poco adagio
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:50
37 33 variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, op. 120: Variation XXXIII. Tempo di minuetto moderato, ma non tirarsi
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:49
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata for Piano no. 30 in E major, op. 109: I. Vivace, ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:59
2 Sonata for Piano no. 30 in E major, op. 109: II. Prestissimo
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:27
3 Sonata for Piano no. 30 in E major, op. 109: III. Gesangvoll, mit innigster Empfindung. Andante molto cantabile ed espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:23
4 Sonata for Piano no. 32 in C minor, op. 111: Ia. Maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:39
5 Sonata for Piano no. 32 in C minor, op. 111: Ib. Allegro con brio ed appassionato
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:50
6 Sonata for Piano no. 32 in C minor, op. 111: II. Arietta. Adagio molto semplice e cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 17:44
7 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 4 in G major, op. 58: I. Allegro moderato (cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven)
Ludwig van Beethoven 17:22
8 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 4 in G major, op. 58: II. Andante con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:42
9 Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 4 in G major, op. 58: III. Rondo. Vivace (cadenza: Ludwig van Beethoven)
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:02

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Artur Schnabel (Austrian classical pianist and teacher, 1852-1951) (1934-04-25 – 1934-05-07) (tracks 1–3)
Artur Schnabel (Austrian classical pianist and teacher, 1852-1951) (1937-10-30 – 1937-11-02) (tracks 4–37)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1803 – 1804) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1819 – 1823) (tracks 4–37)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1934-04-25 – 1934-05-07) (tracks 1–3)
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1937-10-30 – 1937-11-02) (tracks 4–37)
compiled in:
part of:
recording of:

CD 2

piano:
Artur Schnabel (Austrian classical pianist and teacher, 1852-1951) (1942-06-16 – 1942-06-17) (tracks 4–6)
Artur Schnabel (Austrian classical pianist and teacher, 1852-1951) (1942-06-18 – 1942-06-23) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1807) (tracks 7–9)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1820) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1821 – 1822) (tracks 4, 4–5, 5–6)
conductor:
Sir Malcolm Sargent (1933-02-16) (tracks 7–9)
orchestra:
London Philharmonic Orchestra (1933-02-16) (tracks 7–9)
solo piano:
Artur Schnabel (Austrian classical pianist and teacher, 1852-1951) (1933-02-16) (tracks 7–9)
recorded at:
RCA Studio A (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1942-06-16 – 1942-06-17) (tracks 4–6)
RCA Studio A (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1942-06-18 – 1942-06-23) (tracks 1–3)
arrangements:
[Ein Stückchen von Beethoven], op. 68 Anh. Nr. 25 (Variation theme from 3rd movement of op. 109) (track 3)
part of:
Sonata for Piano no. 32 in C minor, op. 111 (movement) (tracks 4, 4–5, 5–6)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Sonata for Piano no. 30 in E major, op. 109: II. Prestissimo (1942-06-18 – 1942-06-23) (track 2)

Release

part of: Great Pianists of the 20th Century (Philips 1998) (number: 89)
ASIN: US: B00000I0LL [info]