Chopin*, Alfred Cortot ‎– Préludes • Impromptus • Barcarolle • Berceuse

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EMI Classics ‎– 0946 3 61541 2 1, His Master's Voice ‎– 3 61541 2
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Tracklist

24 Préludes Op.28 (34:21)
1 No.1 In C = C-dur = En Ut Majeur 0:38
2 No.2 In A Minor = A-moll = En La Mineur 2:16
3 No.3 In G = G-dur = En Sol Majeur 0:58
4 No.4 In E Minor = E-moll = En Mi Mineur 1:50
5 No.5 In D = D-dur = En Ré Majeur 0:36
6 No.6 In B Minor = H-moll = En Si Mineur 1:49
7 No.7 In A = A-dur = En La Majeur 0:38
8 No.8 In F Sharp Minor = Fis-moll = En Fa Dièse Mineur 1:40
9 No.9 In E = E-dur = En Mi Majeur 1:13
10 No.10 In C Sharp Minor = Cis-Moll = En Ut Dièse Mineur 0:31
11 No.11 In B = H-dur = En Si Majeur 0:31
12 No.12 In G Sharp Minor = Gis-moll = En Sol Dièse Mineur 1:06
13 No.13 In F Sharp = Fis-dur = En Fa Dièse Majeur 2:31
14 No.14 In E Flat Minor = Es-moll = En Mi Bémol Mineur 0:32
15 No.15 In D Sharp = Des-dur = En Ré Bémol Majeur 4:43
16 No.16 In B Flat = B-dur = En Si Bémol Majeur 1:02
17 No.17 In A Flat = As-dur = En La Bémol Majeur 2:38
18 No.18 In F Minor = F-moll = En Fa Mineur 0:48
19 No.19 In E Flat = Es-dur = En Mi Bèmol Majeur 1:16
20 No.20 In C Minor = C-moll = En Ut Mineur 1:24
21 No.21 In B Flat = B-dur = En Si Bémol Majeur 1:36
22 No.22 In G Minor = G-moll = En Sol Mineur 0:46
23 No.23 In F = F-dur = En Fa Majeur 0:42
24 No.24 In D Minor = D-moll = En Ré Mineur 2:30
25 Prélude Op.45 In C Sharp Minor = Cis-Moll = En Ut Dièse Mineur 4:07
26 Berceuse Op.57 In D Flat = Des-dur = En Ré Bémol Majeur 4:08
Impromptus
27 Op.29 No.1 In A Flat = As-dur = En La Bémol Majeur 3:45
28 Op.36 No.2 In F Sharp Minor = Fis-moll = En Fa Dièse Mineur, 4:27
29 Op.51 No.3 In G Flat = Ges-dur = En Sol Bémol Majeur 4:52
30 Op.66 No.4 ‘Fantaisie-impromptu’ In C Sharp Minor = Cis-moll = En Ut Dièse Mineur 4:34
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31 Barcarolle Op.60 In F Sharp = Fis-dur = En Fa Dièse Majeur 7:52

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Notes

Recorded/Aufgenommen/Enregistré: 5.VII.1933 & 20.VI.1934 (1-24); 4.XI.1949 (25, 26); 5.VII.1933 (27-31), No.3 Studio, Abbey Road, London [...] Balance Engineers/Tonmeister/Ingénieurs du son: unknown/unbekannt/inconnu (1-24, 27-31) [...]

Total time (CD): 68:45

Digital remastering ℗ 2006 by EMI Records Ltd.
© 2006 EMI Records Ltd.

Remastered at Abbey Road Studios and noise-shaped via the Prism SNS system for optimum sound quality
[Abbey Road Technology logo]

Liner notes:
"Cortot plays Chopin" © Bryce Morrison

On spine:
Chopin: Préludes • Impromptus
Cortot

On disc:
DP Made In The EU

On back:
Manufactured and printed in the EU

Catalog numbers:
Spine, back, disc: 0946 3 61541 2 1 ["3 61541 2" bolded]
Booklet: 3 61541 2

Incidental information:
For track 20, the key name C Minor is wrongly translated into German as "C-dur".
Released in standard jewel case with 12 pp. booklet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 94636 15412 1
  • Barcode: 094636154121
  • Label Code: LC 06646
  • Matrix / Runout: www.takt.eu 2100003326287 3615412
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LK97
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 9R78
  • SPARS Code: ADD

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