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Ultimate Piano Classics (5 CDs)

100 songs (6 hours and 13 minutes) Released on January 1, 2006
Disc 1
1
Chopin: Waltz No.6 in D Flat, Op.64 No.1 -"Minute"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
1:51
2
Liszt: Consolation No.3, Lento placido, S.142
Rhondda Gillespie
3:55
3
J.S. Bach: Cantata, BWV 147 - arr. Dame Myra Hess - 10. Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Julius Katchen
3:42
4
Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte, Op.67 - Arr. for Cornet and Piano by Hardenberger/Pöntinen - No. 4. Presto in C "The Bee's Wedding" ("Spinning Song")
András Schiff
2:01
5
Chopin: 12 Etudes, Op.10 - No. 12 in C minor "Revolutionary"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
2:43
6
Gottschalk: Souvenir de Porto Rico, Marche des Gibaros
Ivan Davis
5:53
7
Debussy: Children's Corner, L. 113 - 6. Golliwogg's Cakewalk
Pascal Rogé
2:54
8
Brahms: Rhapsody in G Minor, Op.79, No.2 (1964 Recording)
Julius Katchen & Johannes Brahms
5:46
9
Schubert: An die Musik, D.547
Joseph Cooper
1:44
10
Albéniz: España, Op.165 - 2. Tango
Alicia De Larrocha
2:40
11
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.8 in C Minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique" - 2. Adagio cantabile
Radu Lupu
7:04
12
Dvorák: Humoresque, Op.101, No.7
Joseph Cooper
3:03
13
Chopin: Polonaise No.3 in A, Op.40 No.1 - "Military"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
5:05
14
Saint-Saëns: Le Carnaval des Animaux - Le Cygne
Varda Nishry
3:08
15
Arensky: Suite for Two Pianos - Waltz
Bracha Eden & Alexander Tamir
4:55
16
Grieg: Lyric Pieces, Op.54 - 4. Notturno
Alicia De Larrocha
4:09
17
Mozart: Piano Sonata No.11 in A, K.331 -"Alla Turca" - 3. Alla Turca (Allegretto)
András Schiff & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
3:36
18
Badarzewska-Baranowska: The Maiden's Prayer
Joseph Cooper
2:58
19
Liszt: Die Forelle, S. 564 piano transcription after Schubert
Varda Nishry
3:44
20
Chopin: Waltz No.1 in E Flat, Op.18 -"Grande valse brillante"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
4:55
Disc 2
1
Chopin: 24 Préludes, Op.28 - 15. in D Flat Major ("Raindrop")
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
5:16
2
Daquin: Premier livre de pieces de clavecin (1735) - Troisième Suite - 16. Le coucou
Varda Nishry
1:49
3
Albéniz: Suite española, Op.47 - Sevilla (Sevillanas)
Alicia De Larrocha
4:36
4
Sinding: The Rustle of Spring, Op.32, No.3
Joseph Cooper
2:55
5
Liszt: 3 Etudes de Concert, S.144 - No. 3 in D Flat Major - "Un sospiro" (Allegro affettuoso)
Jorge Bolet & Franz Liszt
5:32
6
Chopin: 12 Etudes, Op.10 - No. 5 in G flat "Black Keys"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
1:41
7
Satie: 3 Gymnopédies - No.1
Pascal Rogé
3:09
8
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No.5 in G Minor, WoO 1 No.5 - Hungarian Dance No.5 in G Minor
Julius Katchen & Johannes Brahms
2:12
9
Chopin: Nocturne No.2 in E Flat, Op.9 No.2
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
4:03
10
Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte, Op.62 - No.6 Allegretto grazioso in A Major -"Frühlingslied" (Spring Song)
András Schiff
2:47
11
Schumann: Kinderszenen, Op.15 - 7. Träumerei
Ilana Vered
3:31
12
J.S. Bach: Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731 - Arr. piano Harriet Cohen
Alicia De Larrocha
3:35
13
Rachmaninov: 10 Preludes, Op.23 - No.5 in G Minor - Alla marcia
Vladimir Ashkenazy
3:53
14
Chopin: Waltz No.3 in A Minor, Op.34 No.2
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
4:35
15
Brahms: 6 Piano Pieces, Op.118 - 2. Intermezzo in A Major
Julius Katchen & Johannes Brahms
6:05
16
Albéniz: Recuerdos de Viaje, Op.71 - 6. Puerta de tierra: Bolero
Alicia De Larrocha
3:30
17
Schubert: 6 Moments musicaux, Op.94 D780 - No.3 in F Minor (Allegro moderato)
Radu Lupu & Franz Schubert
1:47
18
Debussy: Images - Book 1, L. 110 - 1. Reflets dans l'eau
Pascal Rogé
5:01
19
Chopin: Mazurka No.41 in C Sharp Minor Op.63 No.3
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
2:28
20
Dvorák: 8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46 - For Piano Duet - 1. No.1 in C (Presto)
Bracha Eden & Alexander Tamir
4:37
Disc 3
1
Liszt: Liebestraum No.3 in A flat, S.541 No.3
Jorge Bolet
4:51
2
Schumann: 3 Romanzen, Op.28 - No. 2 in F sharp (Einfach)
Alicia De Larrocha
3:29
3
Chopin: 12 Etudes, Op.25 - No. 11 in A minor "Winter Wind"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
3:47
4
Debussy: Deux Arabesques L. 66 - No. 1 Andante con moto
Pascal Rogé
3:52
5
Rubinstein: Melody in F, Op.3, No.1
Shura Cherkassky
4:19
6
Granados: La maja y el ruiseñor
Joseph Cooper
6:32
7
Chopin: Mazurka No.23 in D Major, Op.33 No.2
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
2:08
8
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No.1 in G Minor, WoO 1 No.1 - Hungarian Dance No.1 in G Minor
Julius Katchen & Johannes Brahms
2:53
9
Debussy: Préludes / Book 1, L.117 - 8. La fille aux cheveux de lin
Pascal Rogé
2:28
10
Paderewski: Menuet Célèbre Op.14, No.1 in G
Joseph Cooper
4:17
11
Chopin: Nocturne No.15 in F Minor, Op.55, No.1
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
4:52
12
Mozart: Piano Sonata No.16 in C, K.545 "Sonata facile" - 1. Allegro (1961 Recording)
Julius Katchen
2:14
13
Mendelssohn: Auf Flügeln des Gesanges, Op.34, No.2
Julius Katchen
4:12
14
MacDowell: To a Water Lily, Op.51, No.6
Joseph Cooper
2:46
15
J.S. Bach: Cantata No.22 "Jesus nahm zu sich die Zwölfe", BWV 22 - Sanctify Us
Alicia De Larrocha & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:17
16
Brahms: 16 Waltzes, Op.39 - 11. in B Minor
Julius Katchen
1:09
17
Grieg: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Joseph Cooper
6:05
18
Liszt: Widmung, S.566 after Schumann
Joseph Cooper
4:46
19
Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte, Op.19 - No. 3 in A (Molto allegro) "Hunting Song", MWV U89
Jorge Bolet
2:41
20
Chopin: Nocturne No.9 in B Major, Op.32, No.1
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
5:11
Disc 4
1
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight" - 1. Adagio sostenuto
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Ludwig van Beethoven
6:06
2
Rachmaninov: 5 Morceaux de fantaisie, Op.3 - No.2 - Prelude in C Sharp Minor
Vladimir Ashkenazy
4:29
3
Chopin: Waltz No.7 in C Sharp Minor, Op.64, No.2
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
3:27
4
Schumann: Waldszenen, Op.82 - 7. Vogel als Prophet
Varda Nishry
3:24
5
Grieg: 1. Butterfly
Joseph Cooper
2:01
6
Chopin: Mazurka No.5 in B Flat, Op.7 No.1
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
1:53
7
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No.6 in D Flat Major, WoO 1 - Hungarian Dance No.6 in D Flat Major
Julius Katchen & Johannes Brahms
3:11
8
Ibert: Dix Histoires - 2. Le petit âne blanc
Varda Nishry
2:15
9
Grainger: Country Gardens
Joseph Cooper
2:30
10
Chopin: Waltz No.9 in A Flat, Op.69 No.1 -"Farewell"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
4:01
11
Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte, Op.19 - No. 6 in G minor (Andante sostenuto) "Venetian Gondola Song"
András Schiff
2:44
12
de Falla: El amor brujo - Ballet by G. Martinez Sierra - Ritual Fire Dance
Julius Katchen
4:17
13
Brahms: Intermezzi, Op.117 - 2. in B Flat Minor
Julius Katchen & Johannes Brahms
4:35
14
Schubert: 4 Impromptus, Op.90, D.899 - No.3 in G Flat Major: Andante
Radu Lupu
6:34
15
Chopin: Waltz No.10 in B Minor, Op.69, No.2
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
3:44
16
Rimsky-Korsakov: The Tale Of Tsar Saltan - The Flight of the Bumble-Bee (Transc. Rachmaninov)
Ivan Davis
1:17
17
Chopin: Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35 - 3. Marche funèbre (Lento)
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
9:01
18
Brahms: 16 Waltzes, Op.39 - 1. in B
Julius Katchen
0:49
19
MacDowell: To a Wild Rose, Op.51, No.1
Joseph Cooper
2:11
20
Chopin: Polonaise No.6 in A Flat, Op.53 -"Heroic"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
6:20
Disc 5
1
Beethoven: Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59 -"Für Elise"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Ludwig van Beethoven
2:59
2
Liszt: 6 Etudes d'exécution transcendante d'après Paganini, S.140 - 3. La Campanella
Jorge Bolet
5:11
3
Debussy: Suite bergamasque, L.75 - 3. Clair de lune
Pascal Rogé
5:33
4
Granados: Spanish Dance Op.37, No.5 - "Andaluza"
Alicia De Larrocha
4:22
5
Chopin: Impromptu No.4 in C Sharp Minor, Op.66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
4:52
6
Brahms: 16 Waltzes, Op.39 - 15. in A flat - "Wiegenlied"
Julius Katchen
1:21
7
Rameau: Premier Livre de pieces de clavecin / Suite in G minor-major c1728 - 12. La Poule
Varda Nishry
4:36
8
Liszt: Valse oubliée No.1 in F sharp, S.215
Joseph Cooper
3:39
9
Chopin: 12 Etudes, Op.10 - No.3 in E Major - "Tristesse"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
4:22
10
Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte, Op.62 - No. 1 Andante espressivo in G "May Breeze"
András Schiff
2:27
11
Dvorák: 8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46 - For Piano Duet - 8. No.8 in G minor (Presto)
Bracha Eden & Alexander Tamir
4:14
12
Ravel: Jeux d'eau, M.30
Pascal Rogé
5:51
13
Moszkowski: La Jongleuse, Op.52, No.4
Jorge Bolet
2:04
14
Chopin: Nocturne No.5 In F Sharp, Op.15, No.2
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
3:50
15
Debussy: Images - Book 2, L. 111 - 3. Poissons d'or
Pascal Rogé
4:14
16
Brahms: 6 Piano Pieces, Op.118 - 3. Ballade in G Minor
Julius Katchen & Johannes Brahms
3:07
17
Chopin: Mazurka in C Major, Op.67, No.3
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
1:30
18
Brahms: 16 Waltzes, Op.39 - 2. in E
Julius Katchen
1:03
19
Mendelssohn: Rondo capriccioso, Op.14
Jorge Bolet
6:54
20
Chopin: Waltz No.11 in G Flat, Op.70 No.1
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
2:11