Annotation

from back cover:
producer: Steven Epstein
engineer: Marcus Herzog
recorded at EMI Studio, No. 1 Abbey Road, London, December 1991.
piano four hands performance on tracks: 1, 9, 10, 15, 16, 18, and 20.

Annotation last modified on 2012-03-25 07:54 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Polka
Adolfo Berio 1:00
2 Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:22
3 Prelude No.1
George Gershwin 1:25
4 Prelude No.2
George Gershwin 4:37
5 Prelude No.3
George Gershwin 1:03
6 Tango
Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский 3:32
7 Wasserklavier
Adolfo Berio 1:51
8 Waltz in A-flat major
Johannes Brahms 1:46
9 Maria Isabella
Adolfo Berio 5:10
10 June
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 5:00
11 Walking the Dog
George Gershwin 3:33
12 Jet Song
Leonard Bernstein 2:17
13 Bethena
Scott Joplin 7:42
14 The Entertainer
Scott Joplin 3:31
15 La Primavera
Adolfo Berio 3:17
16 Valse
Marie Jaëll 3:30
17 America
Leonard Bernstein 2:12
18 Waltz
Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский 1:51
19 New Hungarian Folksong
Béla Bartók 1:12
20 Abendlied
Robert Schumann 3:08

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Katia Labèque (tracks 1–20)
Marielle Labèque (tracks 1–20)
piano arranger:
Dame Myra Hess (track 2)
arranger:
Irwin Kostal (track 3)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 2)
Adolfo Berio (track 1)
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (tracks 12, 17)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (track 10)
Johannes Brahms (1865) (track 8)
Marie Jaëll (1874) (track 16)
Scott Joplin (1902) (track 14)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (tracks 3–5)
lyricist:
Stephen Sondheim (tracks 12, 17)
publisher:
Universal/MCA Music (music publisher; do not use as release label!) (track 17)
arrangement of:
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (original version for piano) (track 3)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (original version for piano) (track 4)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (original version for piano) (track 5)
arrangements:
16 Waltzes, op. 39: No. 15 in A-flat major (for two pianos) (track 8)
The Entertainer (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
The Seasons, op. 37: VI. June "Barcarolle" (for piano trio, Goedicke) (track 10)
The Seasons, op. 37a: VI. June "Barcarolle" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Waltz in A major, op. 39 no. 15 (for violin and piano) (track 8)
Waltz, op. 39 no. 15 (catch-all for unknown arrangements) (track 8)
instrumental recording of:
West Side Story: America (Anita, Shark Girls) (track 17)
later translated versions:
America (West Side Story, Japanese version) (track 17)
America (track 17)
Amerika je Amerika (track 17)
Jet Song (track 12)
later versions:
悠悠的風 (Waltz in A-flat major, op. 39 no. 15) (with Cantonese lyrics) (track 8)
part of:
The Seasons, op. 37a (for piano) (track 10)
West Side Story (tracks 12, 17)
16 Waltzes, op. 39 (for piano four hands) (track 8)
recording of:
16 Waltzes, op. 39: No. 15 in A-flat major (for piano four hands) (track 8)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desire, from BWV 147 (for piano, Myra Hess) (track 2)
Polka (track 1)
Preludes for Piano: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 3)
Preludes for Piano: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 4)
Preludes for Piano: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 5)
The Entertainer (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
West Side Story Suite (tracks 12, 17)
West Side Story Medley (Clayderman) (track 17)
West Side Story (Peter Riese arrangement) (track 17)

Release

ASIN: US: B0000027ZV [info]