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The Great French Pianists - The Original Piano Roll Recordings

Debussy / Faure / Saint-saens / Chaminade
Release Date: 11/19/2013 
Label:  Dal Segno   Catalog #: 39   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Camille Saint-SaënsClaude DebussyGabriel FauréJacques Offenbach,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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a collection of some of the greatest French composers and pianists playing their own compositions. These recordings were made of the highest standard and are taken from the original piano rolls mad almost 100 years ago. a collection of some of the greatest French composers and pianists playing their own compositions. These recordings were made of the highest standard and are taken from the original piano rolls mad almost 100 years ago. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Valse mignonne in E flat major, Op. 104 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2.
Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 58 Secs. 
3.
Mazurka for Piano no 3 in B minor, Op. 66 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
4.
Mazurka for Piano no 1 in G minor, Op. 21 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
5.
Valse nonchalante in D flat major, Op. 110 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
6.
Samson et Dalila: Softly Awakes My Heart by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859-1877; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
7.
Préludes, Book 1: no 10, La cathédrale engloutie by Claude Debussy
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
8.
Préludes, Book 1: no 11, La danse de Puck by Claude Debussy
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
9.
La plus que lente by Claude Debussy
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
10.
Children's Corner by Claude Debussy
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
Length: 12 Minutes 26 Secs. 
11.
Préludes, Book 1: no 8, La fille aux cheveux de lin by Claude Debussy
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
12.
Estampes (3) for Piano: no 2, La soirée dans Grenade by Claude Debussy
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
13.
Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
14.
Dolly, Op. 56: no 1, Berceuse by Gabriel Fauré
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
15.
Orphée aux enfers: Can-can by Jacques Offenbach
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858/1874; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
16.
Samson & Delilah: Improvisations by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859-1877; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
17.
American March for Piano, Op. 131 by Cécile Louise Chaminade
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
18.
Autumn Leaves, Op. 146 by Cécile Louise Chaminade
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 

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