Bill Quist, Erik Satie ‎– Piano Solos Of Erik Satie

Windham Hill Records ‎– WHS C-1008, Windham Hill Records ‎– C-1008
Vinyl, LP, Album


A1 3 Gymnopedies 7:46
A2 3 Sarabande 10:04
A3 Ogives #1&2 5:05
A4 Prelude De La Porte Heroique Du Ciel (Prelude Of The Heroic Gate Of Heaven) 3:10
Les Trois Valses Distinguees Du Precieux Degoute (Three Distinguished Waltzes Of A Jaded Dandy) 2:51
A5 Sa Taille (His Figure)
A6 Son Binocle (His Monocle)
A7 Ses Jambes (His Legs)
Avant-Dernieres Pensees (Next To Last Thoughts) 3:22
B1 Idylle (To Debussy)
B2 Aubade (To Paul Dukas)
B3 Meditation (To Albert Roussel)
B4 3 Gnossienne #1, 2, & 3 6:07
B5 2 Preludes 4:38
Le Fils Des Etoiles #1 & 2 (The Son Of The Stars) 6:08
B6 La Vocation (The Calling)
B7 L'Initiation (The Initiation)
B8 3 Nocturnes #1, 2 & 3 6:47



Recorded at the Music Annex, Menlo Park, CA.
Eighth release on the Windham Hill label.
First recording by Quist.
Label does not have same title as cover and spine but reads "the piano solos of ERIK SATIE performed by BILL QUIST".
Release no. listed as C-1008 on spine and on custom poly inner sleeves that originally came with WH discs, but as WHS C-1008 on front and rear of jacket and on label.
Tracks B6/B7 listed under "Le Fils Des Etoiles #1 and 2" on jacket with translation "The Son Of The Stars" but as "Le Fils Des Etoiles" on label with no reference to the two subtracks.
¨+ in BAoI refers to etching consisting of a + with a dot in each of the upper two quadrants.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etching): 6829(3) ¨+ C-1008-A-RE-III
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etching): 6830(3) ¨+ C-1008-B-RE-III