Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wiosna, op. 74 no. 2
Frédéric Chopin 2:38
2 Gdzie lubi, op. 74 no. 5
Frédéric Chopin 1:16
3 Hulanka, op. 74 no. 4
Frédéric Chopin 1:26
4 Piosnka litewska, op. 74 no. 16
Frédéric Chopin 2:15
5 Czary in D minor, B. 51
Frédéric Chopin 1:25
6 Śliczny chłopiec, op. 74 no. 8
Frédéric Chopin 2:20
7 Życzenie, op. 74 no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 1:49
8 Moja pieszczotka, op. 74 no. 12
Frédéric Chopin 1:54
9 Precz z moich oczu, op. 74 no. 6
Frédéric Chopin 3:35
10 Wojak, op. 74 no. 10
Frédéric Chopin 2:10
11 Śpiew z mogiły, op. 74 no. 17
Frédéric Chopin 5:08
12 Poseł, op. 74 no. 7
Frédéric Chopin 2:44
13 Pierścień, op. 74 no. 14
Frédéric Chopin 1:32
14 Narzeczony, op. 74 no. 15
Frédéric Chopin 2:05
15 Smutna rzeka, op. 74 no. 3
Frédéric Chopin 4:14
16 Dumka in A minor, B. 132
Frédéric Chopin 1:36
17 Dwojaki koniec, op. 74 no. 11
Frédéric Chopin 2:19
18 Nie ma czego trzeba, op. 74 no. 13
Frédéric Chopin 4:38
19 Melodia, op. 74 no. 9
Frédéric Chopin 2:53
20 Plainte d'amour (after Chopin's Mazurka, op. 6 no. 1)
Frédéric Chopin / Pauline Viardot 3:32
21 Faible cœur (after Chopin's Mazurka, op. 7 no. 3)
Frédéric Chopin / Pauline Viardot 4:20
22 Berceuse (after Chopin's Mazurka, op. 33 no. 3)
Frédéric Chopin / Pauline Viardot 3:55
23 La Fête (after Chopin's Mazurka, op. 6 no. 4)
Frédéric Chopin / Pauline Viardot 4:37
24 La Danse (after Chopin's Mazurka, op. 50 no. 1)
Frédéric Chopin / Pauline Viardot 3:26

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Charles Spencer (British classical pianist) (tracks 1–24)
arranger:
Pauline Viardot-Garcia (tracks 20–24)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (tracks 7–8, 17–18, 20–24)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1827) (track 9)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1829) (track 2)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830) (tracks 3, 5, 10)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1831) (tracks 4, 12, 14–15)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1836) (tracks 11, 13)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1838) (track 1)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1840-03-25) (track 16)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1841) (track 6)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1847) (track 19)
librettist:
Stefan Witwicki (track 2)
lyricist:
Zygmunt Krasiński (track 19)
Adam Mickiewicz (tracks 8–9)
Ludwik Osiński (track 4)
Wincenty Pol (Polish poet) (track 11)
Louis Pomey (tracks 20–24)
Stefan Witwicki (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7, 10, 12–15)
Józef Bohdan Zaleski (tracks 6, 16–18)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Urszula Kryger (Polish mezzosoprano) (tracks 1–24)
recorded at:
part of:
arrangements:
6 Chants polonais, S. 480: 1. Mädchens Wünsch (Życzenie (#1) in Chopin's Polish Songs) (track 7)
6 Chants polonais, S. 480: 2. Frühling (Wiosna (#2) in Chopin's Polish Songs) (track 1)
6 Chants polonais, S. 480: 3. Das Ringlein (Pierścień (#14) in Chopin's Polish Songs) (track 13)
6 Chants polonais, S. 480: 4. Bacchanal (Hulanka (#4) in Chopin's Polish Songs) (track 3)
6 Chants polonais, S. 480: 5. Meine Freuden (Moja pieszczotka (#12) in Chopin's Polish Songs) (track 8)
6 Chants polonais, S. 480: 6. Heimkehr (Narzeczony (#15) in Chopin's Polish Songs) (track 14)
is based on:
later versions:
Chopin na Mazowszu (track 7)
Chopin w Armenii (track 1)
Chopin w Japonii (track 17)
part of:
Pieśni, op. 74 (tracks 1–15, 17–19)
recording of:
Berceuse (track 22)
Faible cœur (track 21)
La Danse (track 24)
La Fête (track 23)
Plainte d'amour (track 20)
version of:
Chopin w Arabii (track 18)

Release

ASIN: US: B000031WGM [info]