Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Andante and Variations for Piano with 4 Hands in G major, K. 501: Theme: Andante
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:10
2 Andante and Variations for Piano with 4 Hands in G major, K. 501: Variation 1
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:00
3 Andante and Variations for Piano with 4 Hands in G major, K. 501: Variation 2
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:57
4 Andante and Variations for Piano with 4 Hands in G major, K. 501: Variation 3
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:55
5 Andante and Variations for Piano with 4 Hands in G major, K. 501: Variation 4
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:29
6 Andante and Variations for Piano with 4 Hands in G major, K. 501: Variation 5
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:05
7 Suite no. 2, op. 17 for two pianos: Introduction
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 3:27
8 Suite no. 2, op. 17 for two pianos: Waltz
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 5:17
9 Suite no. 2, op. 17 for two pianos: Romance
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 6:41
10 Suite no. 2, op. 17 for two pianos: Tarantella
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 5:29
11 Concerto for 2 Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra: I. Assai lento - allegro molto
Béla Bartók 13:22
12 Concerto for 2 Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra: II. Lento, ma non troppo
Béla Bartók 7:13
13 Concerto for 2 Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra: III. Allegro ma non troppo
Béla Bartók 6:42
14 En blanc et noir pour 2 pianos: Avec emportement
Claude Debussy 4:10
15 En blanc et noir pour 2 pianos: Lent, Sombre
Claude Debussy 7:17
16 En blanc et noir pour 2 pianos: Scherzando
Claude Debussy 3:54
Digital Media 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Variations on a Theme by Paganini for two pianos
Witold Lutosławski 5:18
2 Sonata for 2 Pianos and Percussion: I. Assai lento - Allegro molto
Béla Bartók 13:31
3 Sonata for 2 Pianos and Percussion: II. Lento, ma non troppo
Béla Bartók 6:46
4 Sonata for 2 Pianos and Percussion: III. allegro non troppo
Béla Bartók 6:34
5 Le carnaval des animaux: Intro et Marche royale du lion
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:24
6 Le carnaval des animaux: Poules et coqs
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:42
7 Le carnaval des animaux: Hémiones (Animaux véloces)
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:35
8 Le carnaval des animaux: Tortues
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:56
9 Le carnaval des animaux: L'élephant
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:36
10 Le carnaval des animaux: Kangourous
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:04
11 Le carnaval des animaux: Aquarium
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:35
12 Le carnaval des animaux: Personnages a longues oreilles
Camille Saint‐Saëns 0:50
13 Le carnaval des animaux: Le coucou au fond des bois
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:19
14 Le carnaval des animaux: Voliéres
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:15
15 Le carnaval des animaux: Pianistes
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:26
16 Le carnaval des animaux: Fossiles
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:17
17 Le carnaval des animaux: Ly cygne
Camille Saint‐Saëns 3:10
18 Le carnaval des animaux: Final
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:59
19 La valse for 2 Pianos
Maurice Ravel 11:11

Credits

Digital Media 1

recorded in:
Wembley, Brent, London, United Kingdom (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (tracks 1–6)
La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel, Switzerland (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (tracks 7–10)
percussion:
Jan Labordus (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 11–13)
Jan Pustjens (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 11–13)
piano:
Martha Argerich (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (tracks 1–6, 14–16)
Stephen Kovacevich (classical pianist, aka Stephen Bishop) (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (tracks 1–6, 14–16)
Martha Argerich (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (tracks 7–10)
Nelson Freire (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (tracks 7–10)
Martha Argerich (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 11–13)
Nelson Freire (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 11–13)
composer:
Béla Bartók (composer) (tracks 11–13)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 1–6)
Claude Debussy (1915-06-04 – 1915-07-20) (tracks 14–16)
conductor:
David Zinman (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 11–13)
dedicated to:
Jacques Charlot (track 15)
A. Kussewitsky (track 14)
orchestra:
Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 11–13)
producer:
Wilhelm Hellweg (producer / engineer) (tracks 7–10)
Vittorio Negri (tracks 1–6, 14–16)
Volker Straus (producer and engineer) (tracks 11–13)
recorded at:
Brent Town Hall (Wembley Town Hall) in Brent, London, England, United Kingdom (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (tracks 14–16)
Concertgebouw: Grote Zaal in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (1985-08-22 – 1985-08-23) (tracks 11–13)
orchestrations:
En blanc et noir: I. Avec emportement (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 14)
En blanc et noir: II. Lent, sombre (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 15)
En blanc et noir: III. Scherzando (Robin Holloway orchestration) (track 16)
part of:
En blanc et noir, L. 134, CD 142 (movement) (tracks 14–16)
Suite no. 2, op. 17 (tracks 7–10)
recording of:
En blanc et noir: I. Avec emportement (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (track 14)
En blanc et noir: II. Lent, sombre (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (track 15)
En blanc et noir: III. Scherzando (1977-05-21 – 1977-05-23) (track 16)
Suite no. 2, op. 17: I. Introduction: Alla marcia (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 7)
Suite no. 2, op. 17: II. Valse: Presto (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 8)
Suite no. 2, op. 17: III. Romance: Andantino (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 9)
Suite no. 2, op. 17: IV. Tarantelle: Presto (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 10)

Digital Media 2

recorded in:
La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel, Switzerland (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (tracks 1, 19)
clarinet:
Eduard Brunner (tracks 5–16, 18)
violin:
Isabelle van Keulen (Dutch violinist) (tracks 5–16, 18)
Gidon Kremer (tracks 5–16, 18)
cello:
Mischa Maisky (cellist) (tracks 5–18)
glockenspiel:
Edith Salmen-Weber (tracks 5–16, 18)
viola:
Tabea Zimmermann (tracks 5–16, 18)
flute:
Irena Grafenauer (flautist) (tracks 5–16, 18)
double bass:
Georg Hörtnagel (tracks 5–16, 18)
percussion:
Michael De Roo (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 2–4)
Willy Goudswaard (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 2–4)
piano:
Martha Argerich (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 2–4)
Stephen Kovacevich (classical pianist, aka Stephen Bishop) (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 2–4)
Martha Argerich (1982-08) (track 1)
Martha Argerich (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 19)
Nelson Freire (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (tracks 1, 19)
Martha Argerich (1985-04) (tracks 5–18)
Nelson Freire (1985-04) (tracks 5–18)
bells:
Edith Salmen-Weber (tracks 11, 18)
xylophone:
Markus Steckeler (tracks 5–16, 18)
arranger:
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1920) (track 19)
composer:
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1886-02) (tracks 5–18)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1919 – 1920) (track 19)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1937) (tracks 2–4)
Witold Lutosławski (1941) (track 1)
producer:
Wilhelm Hellweg (producer / engineer) (tracks 1, 5–18)
Vittorio Negri (tracks 2–4)
recorded at:
Watford Colosseum in Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom (1977-05-10 – 1977-05-11) (tracks 2–4)
[unknown] (only use for recorded at if explicitly stated to be at an unknown place.) (1985-04) (tracks 5–18)
arrangement of:
La Valse (for orchestra) (track 19)
arrangements:
Le Carnaval des animaux: II. Poules et coqs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Le Carnaval des animaux: III. Hèmiones (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Le Carnaval des animaux: IV. Tortues (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Le Carnaval des animaux: IX. Le Coucou au fond des bois (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Le Carnaval des animaux: V. L'Éléphant (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VI. Kangourous (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VII. Aquarium (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VIII. Personnages à longues oreilles (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Le Carnaval des animaux: X. Volière (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XI. Pianistes (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XII. Fossiles (catch-all for arrangements) (track 16)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for organ, Guilmant) (track 17)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for solo piano, Godowsky) (track 17)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 17)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 17)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for solo piano, Siloti) (track 17)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello (or violin) + piano, by composer) (track 17)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIV. Finale (catch-all for arrangements) (track 18)
later versions:
Variations on a Theme of Paganini (for brass ensemble, Harvey) (track 1)
Variations on a Theme of Paganini (for piano and orchestra) (track 1)
白鳥 (track 17)
orchestrations:
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello and orchestra, arr. Vidal) (track 17)
part of:
Le Carnaval des animaux (tracks 5–18)
recording of:
La valse (for piano duo) (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 19)
Variations on a Theme of Paganini (for two pianos) (1982-08-18 – 1982-08-20) (track 1)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (part of orig. Carnival of the Animals, for cello and dual piano) (1985-04) (track 17)

Release

ASIN: US: B000VHOG70 [info]