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Piano Treasures

Piano Treasures / Various
Release Date: 09/25/2012 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 2639   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei RachmaninovFrédéric ChopinFranz LisztRobert Schumann,   ... 
Performer:  Jean-Bernard PommierFrancois-René DuchableGyörgy CziffraLeif Ove Andsnes,   ... 
Conductor:  Lawrence FosterMichel PlassonGyörgy CziffraMariss Jansons,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato - Excerpt(s) by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jean-Bernard Pommier (Piano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
2.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Conductor:  Michel Plasson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Length: 10 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3.
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major: 1. Allegro maestoso by Franz Liszt
Performer:  György Cziffra (Piano)
Conductor:  György Cziffra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835-1856 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
4.
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54: 1. Allegro affettuoso (ext.) by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 2nd movement, Adagio by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
Conductor:  Dmitri Kitayenko
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Length: 6 Minutes 12 Secs. 
6.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11: 3rd movement, Rondo - Excerpt(s) by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
7.
Nights in the gardens of Spain: no 1, At the Generalife by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Gonzalo Soriano (Piano)
Conductor:  Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1915; Spain 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
8.
Piano Concerto in F major, Hob. 28:7: 2. Adagio (ext.) by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Conductor:  Mikhail Pletnev
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1766 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
9.
Concerto for 2 Pianos in D minor: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Jean-Bernard Pommier (Piano), Anne Queffélec (Piano)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 53 Secs. 
10.
Concerto for Piano in F major: 3rd movement, Allegro Agitato by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Conductor:  Wayne Marshall
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 35 Secs. 
11.
Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
12.
Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 35 Secs. 
13.
Fantasie in C major, Op. 17: 3. Langsam getragen - Durchweg leise zu halten by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Length: 10 Minutes 5 Secs. 
14.
Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3: 1. Elégie in E flat minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
15.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 142/Op. 48: no 1 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 21 Secs. 
16.
Gnossiennes (6) for Piano: no 1 by Erik Satie
Performer:  Anne Queffélec (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
17.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 
18.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 4, Notturno by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
19.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 11: no 8 in F sharp minor by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888-1896; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
20.
2 Fantasiestücke, Op. 17: 2. Hexentanz by Edward MacDowell
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1883 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
21.
6 Chants polonais (Chopin): 1. Mädchens Wunsch by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
22.
Six Concert Etudes, Op. 28: 6. F minor (Capriccio) by Ernö von Dohnányi
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Written: 07/03/1916 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
23.
Mélodie for piano in E by Ossip Gabrilowitsch
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
24.
Caprice-Burlesque for piano, Op 3 by Ossip Gabrilowitsch
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
25.
The Sound of Music: My favorite things by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
26.
4 Indian Love Lyrics: 1. Kashmiri Love Song by Amy Woodforde-Finden
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
27.
Music Box, Op. 33 no 3 by Ignaz Friedman
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Poland 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
28.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
29.
Les Papillons for piano by Moritz Rosenthal
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
30.
Java Suite: Gardens of Buitenzorg by Leopold Godowsky
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1924-1925; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
31.
Waltz for Piano in A major, Op. 2 by Mischa Levitzki
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
32.
En route, Op. 9 by Selim Palmgren
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
33.
Morceaux (3) for Piano, Op. 42: no 2, Siciliano by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
34.
Caprice espagnol, Op. 37 by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
35.
Melodies (2) for Piano, Op. 3: no 1 in F major by Anton Rubinstein
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
36.
Hungarian Gypsy Melodies by Carl Tausig
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century 
Length: 11 Minutes 20 Secs. 
37.
Étude, for piano, Op. 1/2 by Paul de Schlözer
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
38.
Humoresques de concert, Op. 14: 1. Menuet célčbre in G major by Ignace Jan Paderewski
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1884 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
39.
Miscellanea, Op. 16: 4. Nocturne in B flat by Ignace Jan Paderewski
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1887 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
40.
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: 1. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso (ext.) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Jean-Bernard Pommier (Piano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
41.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Adagio un poco mosso by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Christian Zacharias (Piano)
Conductor:  Hans Vonk
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
42.
Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Conductor:  Christian Tetzlaff
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 19 Secs. 
43.
Piano Concerto in G: 2. Adagio by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Andrew Litton (Piano)
Conductor:  Andrew Litton
Period: Modern 
Written: 1929-1931; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
44.
The Seasons, Op. 37b: 10. Octobre (Chant d'automne) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
45.
Piano Sonata No. 8 in A minor, K. 310/K. 300d: 2. Andante cantabile con espressione by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Bernard Pommier (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778 
Length: 7 Minutes 6 Secs. 
46.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 17 Secs. 
47.
Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Anne Queffélec (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Length: 7 Minutes 8 Secs. 
48.
Three Songs, Op. 3: 2. Now sleeps the crimson petal by Roger Quilter
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1905 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
49.
Six Songs, Op. 25: 2. The Fuchsia Tree by Roger Quilter
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor Op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor Op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: I. Moderato
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: I. Moderato
Piano Concerto No.5 "Emperor" : II Adagio (Excerpt): II. Adagio un poco mosso -
Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso
Piano Concerto No.2 In F Minor, Op.11 : II - Larghetto
Piano Concerto No.2 In F Minor, Op.11 : II - Larghetto
Concerto Pour Piano Et Orchestre No.1 En Mi Bémol Major : I Allegro Maestoso (Remasterisé En 1987): Concerto Pour Piano Et Orchestre No.1 En Mi Bémol Major : I Allegro Maestoso
Concerto Pour Piano Et Orchestre No.1 En Mi Bémol Major : I Allegro Maestoso (Remasterisé En 1987)
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op.54: I. Allegro affettuoso
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op.54: I. Allegro affettuoso
Piano Concerto in A minor Op. 16: II. Adagio
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op.16: II. Adagio
Piano Concerto No.1 In E Minor/en Mi Mineur Op.11 : III Rondo : Vivace
Piano Concerto No.1 In E Minor/en Mi Mineur Op.11 : III Rondo : Vivace
Noches en los jardines de Espańa (1987 Remastered Version): En la Generalife: Noches en los jardines de Espańa (1987 Digital Remaster): En la Generalife
Noches en los jardines de Espańa (1987 Digital Remaster): En la Generalife
Piano Concerto in F Major, Hob. XVIII:7 (attrib Haydn): II. Adagio
Piano Concerto in F Major, Hob. XVIII:7 (attrib Haydn): II. Adagio
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major, K. 488 (Cadenza by Mozart): II. Adagio: Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major, K. 488 (Cadenza by Mozart): II. Adagio
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major K488 (Cadenza by Mozart): II. Adagio
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in G Major: II. Adagio: Ravel: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in G Major: II. Adagio
Piano Concerto in G: II. Adagio
Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra in D minor (1932): II Larghetto
Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra in D minor (1932): II Larghetto
Piano Concerto in F: III. Finale: Allegro agitato
Piano Concerto in F: III. Finale: Allegro agitato
3 Gymnopédies: 1. Lent et douloureux
Trois Gymnopédies: I. Lent et douloureux
Liebesträume S541: No. 3 in A flat
Liebesträume, S.541: No. 3 in A Flat
The Seasons Op. 37b: X. Octobre (Chant d'automne)
The Seasons, Op.37b: X. Octobre (Chant d'automne)
Piano Sonata No. 8 in A minor K310/K300d: II. Andante cantabile con espressione
Piano Sonata No. 8 in A Minor, K.310: II. Andante cantabile con espressione
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor 'Moonlight' Op. 27 No. 2: I. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No. 2 'Moonlight': I. Adagio sostenuto
Fantasie in C Op. 17: III. Langsam getragen - Durchweg leise zu halten
Fantasie in C Op. 17: III. Langsam getragen - Durchweg leise zu halten
Nocturne No.13 in C minor Op.48 No.1
Nocturne No.13 in C minor Op.48 No.1
5 Morceaux de fantaisie Op. 3: I. Elégie in E flat minor
5 Morceaux de fantaisie Op. 3: I. Elégie in E flat minor
Six Gnossiennes: No.1: Lent
Six Gnossiennes: No.1: Lent
Pavane pour une infante défunte, M. 19: Ravel : Pavane pour une infante défunte, M. 19
Pavane pour une infante défunte
Suite bergamasque: III. Clair de lune: Debussy: Suite bergamasque: III. Clair de lune
Suite bergamasque: II. Clair de lune
Lyric Pieces, Op.54: III. March of the Trolls (Troldtog)
Lyric Pieces, Op.54: III. March of the Trolls (Troldtog)
24 Preludes, Op.11, Part II: No. 8 in F Sharp Minor
24 Preludes Op. 11, Part II: No. 8 in F sharp minor

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