Various ‎– Great Pianists Of The 20th Century: Sampler

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1-1 Géza Anda Waltz In G Flat, Op. 70 No. 1
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
1-2 Martha Argerich Prelude In B Flat Minor, Op. 28 No. 16
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
1-3 Claudio Arrau "Paganini" Variations, Op. 35, Book I (Variations 13 & 14)
Composed By – Johannes Brahms
1-4 Vladimir Ashkenazy Transcendental Etude No. 5 In B Flat "Feux Follets" (Excerpt)
Composed By – Franz Liszt
1-5 Wilhelm Backhaus Etude In G Sharp Minor, Op. 25 No. 2
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
1-6 Daniel Barenboim Sonetto 47 Del Petrarca (From "Années De Pèlerinage" II)
Composed By – Franz Liszt
1-7 Jorge Bolet Etude In C, Op. 23 No. 2 "Staccato" (Excerpt)
Composed By – Anton Rubinstein
1-8 Alfred Brendel Sonata In D, Hob. XVI: 42 (Finale)
Composed By – Joseph Haydn
1-9 Lyubov Bruk & Mark Taimanov "Coquette" From Suite No. 2 "Silhouettes"
Composed By – Anton Stepanovich Arensky
1-10 Robert Casadesus "Le Rappel Des Oiseaux" (From "Pièces De Clavecin")
Composed By – Jean-Philippe Rameau
1-11 Shura Cherkassky Mazurka In D, Op. 33 No. 2
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
1-12 Van Cliburn "Song Of The Lark" (From "The Months")
Composed By – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
1-13 Alfred Cortot "La Fille Aux Cheveux De Lin" (From "Preludes," Book I)
Composed By – Claude Debussy
1-14 Sir Clifford Curzon* Impromptu No. 4 In F Minor, D. 935 (Excerpt)
Composed By – Franz Schubert
1-15 György Cziffra* Etude In G Flat, Op. 25 No. 9 "Butterfly"
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
1-16 Christoph Eschenbach Intermezzo, Op. 4 No. 6
Composed By – Robert Schumann
1-17 Edwin Fischer "Ich Ruf' Zu Dir" (Chorale-Prelude)
Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
1-18 Leon Fleisher Sonata In C, K. 330 (Finale) (Excerpt)
Composed By – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1-19 Samson Francois* Waltz In D Flat, Op. 70 No. 3
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
1-20 Nelson Freire "Ständchen"
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
1-21 Ignaz Friedman Nocturne In E Flat, Op. 55 No. 2
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
1-22 Andrei Gavrilov "Dance Of The Girls With Lilies" (From "Romeo And Juliet")
Composed By – Sergei Prokofiev
1-23 Walter Gieseking "Minstrels" (From "Préludes," Book I)
Composed By – Claude Debussy
1-24 Emil Gilels Prelude In B Minor
Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
1-25 Grigory Ginsburg "La Chasse" ("Paganini" Etude No. 5)
Composed By – Franz Liszt
1-26 Leopold Godowsky "Chopin" & "Estrella" From "Carnaval"
Composed By – Robert Schumann
1-27 Friedrich Gulda Passepied From "Suite Bergamasque"
Composed By – Claude Debussy
1-28 Ingrid Haebler Bourrée (From "French Suite" No. 6 In E, BWV 817) A
Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
1-29 Clara Haskil Sonata In B Flat, D. 960 (Scherzo)
Composed By – Franz Schubert
1-30 Dame Myra Hess* "Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring"
Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
1-31 Josef Hofmann "La Jongleuse"
Composed By – Moritz Moszkowski
1-32 Vladimir Horowitz Valse Oubliée No. 1
Composed By – Franz Liszt
1-33 Byron Janis Etude In F, Op. 10 No. 8
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
2-1 William Kapell "Evocation" From "Iberia," Book I (Excerpt)
Composed By – Isaac Albéniz
2-2 Julius Katchen Hungarian Dance No. 1 In G Minor
Composed By – Johannes Brahms
2-3 Wilhelm Kempff Intermezzo In E (From "Fantasies," Op. 116)
Composed By – Johannes Brahms
2-4 Evgeny Kissin* Etude Op. 2 No. 3
Composed By – Sergei Prokofiev
2-5 Zoltán Kocsis "To The Spring" From "Lyrical Pieces," Op. 43
Composed By – Edvard Grieg
2-6 Stephen Kovacevich* Intermezzo In C, Op. 119 No. 3
Composed By – Johannes Brahms
2-7 Alicia De Larrocha El Pelele (Excerpt)
Composed By – Enrique Granados
2-8 Josef Lhévinne* & Rosina Lhévinne Etude In G Sharp Minor, Op. 26 No. 6 "Double-Thirds"
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
2-9 Dinu Lipatti Waltz In C Sharp, Op. 39 No. 6
Composed By – Johannes BrahmsPerformer [With] – Nadia Boulanger
2-10 Radu Lupu "Glückes Genug" From "Kinderszenen," Op. 15
Composed By – Robert Schumann
2-11 Nikita Magaloff Tarantelle, Op. 43
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
2-12 Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli "General Lavine - Eccentric" From "Preludes," Book II
Composed By – Claude Debussy
2-13 Benno Moiseiwitsch Concert Etude No. 2 In F Minor "La Leggierezza" (Excerpt)
Composed By – Franz Liszt
2-14 Ivan Moravec Mazurka In F Minor, Op. 63 No. 2
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
2-15 John Ogdon Paganini Etude No. 3 "La Campanella" (Excerpt)
Composed By – Franz Liszt
2-16 Ignacy Paderewski* Minuet In G (Excerpt)
Composed By – Ignacy Jan Paderewski
2-17 Murray Perahia Sonata In A, K. 212
Composed By – Domenico Scarlatti
2-18 Maria João Pires* Courante From "French Suite" No. 2, BWV 813
Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
2-19 Mikhail Pletnev "Gavotte" & "Le Canari Qui Chante" From "The Sleeping Beauty"
Composed By – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
2-20 Maurizio Pollini Berceuse, Op. 57
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
2-21 Andre Previn* "The Man I Love" (Excerpt)
Composed By – George GershwinDouble Bass [With] – David Finck
2-22 Sergei Rachmaninoff* Etude-Tableau In C, Op. 3 No. 2
Composed By – Sergei Rachmaninoff*
2-23 Sviatoslav Richter Prelude In G Sharp Major, Op. 32 No. 12
Composed By – Sergei Rachmaninoff*
2-24 Artur Rubinstein* Waltz In D Flat, Op. 64 No. 1 "Minute"
Composed By – Frédéric Chopin
2-25 András Schiff Moment Musical In F Minor, D. 780 No. 5
Composed By – Franz Schubert
2-26 Artur Schnabel "Diabelli" Variations, Op. 120 No. 8 (Poco Vivace)
Composed By – Ludwig van Beethoven
2-27 Vladimir Sofronitsky Sonata No. 3 In F Sharp Minor, Op. 23 (2nd Movement)
Composed By – Alexander Scriabine
2-28 Solomon (6) "Su Bord D'une Source" (From "Années De Pèlerinage" I)
Composed By – Franz Liszt
2-29 Rosalyn Tureck Partita No. 1 In B Flat, BWV 825 (Prelude)
Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
2-30 Mitsuko Uchida Etude No. 6 (From "Etudes," Book I)
Composed By – Claude Debussy
2-31 André Watts "Nobody But You"
Composed By – George Gershwin
2-32 Alexis Weissenberg Sonata In F, K. 107
Composed By – Domenico Scarlatti
2-33 Earl Wild "Embraceable You"
Composed By – George Gershwin
2-34 Maria Yudina "Diabelli" Variations, Op. 120 No. 8 (Poco Vivace)
Composed By – Ludwig van Beethoven
2-35 Krystian Zimerman La Danse De Puck (From "Preludes," Book I)
Composed By – Claude Debussy

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Notes

"Selections from the definitive collection"
Sampler for the then-upcoming Great Pianists Of The 20th Century series.

Repertoire by courtesy of:
Philips Classics: 1-3, 1-8, 1-15, 1-28, 1-29, 2-5, 2-6, 2-11, 2-17, 2-23, 2-30
BMG Classics: 1-1, 1-7, 1-9, 1-12, 1-24 to 1-26, 1-32, 1-33, 2-1, 2-4, 2-8, 2-16, 2-22, 2-24, 2-27, 2-34
EMI Classics: 1-11, 1-13, 1-17, 1-19, 1-21, 1-23, 1-30, 2-9, 2-13, 2-15, 2-19, 2-26, 2-28, 2-29
Deutsche Grammophon: 1-2, 1-6, 1-16, 1-22, 2-3, 2-12, 2-18, 2-20, 2-21, 2-32, 2-35
The Decca Record Company: 1-4, 1-5, 1-14, 1-27, 2-2, 2-7, 2-10, 2-25
Sony Classical: 1-10, 1-18, 2-17, 2-31
Intenational Piano Archive: 1-31
Ivory Classics: 2-33
Sender Freies Berlin: 1-20
Vox Music Group: 2-14

Packaged in a book-like case with two sleeves to hold the discs and a bound booklet containing liner notes and a release schedule for the series.

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In co-operation with Steinway & Sons.
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