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The Maiden's Prayer - Leaves From Grandmother's Piano Album


Release Date: 12/13/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550646   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  T Badarzewska-BaranowskaAntonín DvorákLudwig van BeethovenCamille Saint-Saëns,   ... 
Performer:  Péter NagyBalázs SzokolayIlona Prunyi
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. The maiden's prayer by T Badarzewska-Baranowska
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1856; Warsaw, Poland 
2. Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
3. Minuets (6) for Piano, WoO 10: no 6 in G major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1795; Vienna, Austria 
4. Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Notes: Transcribed: Balázs Szokolay 
5. Melodies (2) for Piano, Op. 3: no 1 in F major by Anton Rubinstein
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Russia 
6. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Notes: Transcribed: Péter Nagy 
7. Songs (6), Op. 6: no 6, None but the lonely heart by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
8. Songs (6), Op. 34: no 2, Auf Flügeln des Gesanges by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
9. Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in E major, Op. 11 no 5/G 275: 3rd movement, Minuet in A by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1771; Spain 
Notes: Transcribed: Balázs Szokolay
This minuet, listed in Boccherini's autograph catalog as part of Opus 11,
was also published, and is known popularly, as part of Opus 13. 
10. Liebesleid by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Notes: Transcribed: Sergei Rachmaninov 
11. Morceaux (12) for Piano, Op. 40: no 2, Chanson triste by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Ilona Prunyi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
12. Humoresques (6) for Piano, Op. 14: no 1, Menuet célčbre by Ignace Jan Paderewski
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1888 
13. Edelweiss, Op. 31 by Gustav Lange
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
14. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
15. Souvenir for Violin and Piano in D major by Franz Drdla
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1904 
16. Rosine: Gavotte by François Joseph Gossec
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; France 
Notes: Transcribed: Théodore de Lajarte 
17. Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1889; England 
18. Die lustige Witwe: Es lebt eine Vilja...Vilja, o Vilja by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Transcribed: Balázs Szokolay 
19. Caprice viennois, Op. 2 by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Notes: Transcribed: Balázs Szokolay 
20. Parade der Zinnsoldaten, Op. 123 by Leon Jessel
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Lübeck, Germany 
21. Galmandssange, Op. 22: no 3, Majna by Christian Sinding
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893 
22. Moods, impressions and reminiscences, Op. 41: no 14, Počme by Zdenék Fibich
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1893; Bohemia 

Sound Samples

The Maiden's Prayer, Op. 4
8 Humoresques, Op. 101: Humoresque in G flat major, Op. 101, No. 7
6 Minuets, WoO 10: Minuet in G major, WoO 10, No. 6
Carnival of the Animals: XIII. Le Cygne (The Swan)
2 Melodies, Op. 3: Melodie in F major, Op. 3, No. 1
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann): Barcarrolle from The Tales of Hoffmann
6 Romances, Op. 6 (arr. for piano): 6 Romances, Op. 6: No. 6. None But the Lonely Heart (arr. for piano)
Mendelssohn - Lieder, S547/R217 (7 Lieder from Mendelssohn, Op, 19a, 34, 47): Mendelssohn - Auf Flugeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song) (from Op. 34, No. 2), S547/R217, No. 1
String Quintet in E major, Op. 11, No. 5, G. 275 (arr. for piano): Minuet from String Quintet in E major, G. 275
Liebesleid: Leibesleid
6 Stucke, Op. 32: 6 Pieces, Op. 32: No. 3. Rustle of Spring
12 Morceaux, Op. 40: No.2. Chanson triste in G minor
Humoresques de concert, Op. 14: Minuet in G major, Op. 14, No. 1
Edelweiss, Op. 31: Edelweiss
Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, Op. 65, No. 6
Souvenir (arr. for piano): Souvenir in D major
Gavotte in D major, "Rosine": Gavotte in D major, 'Rosine'
Salut d'amour, Op. 12, "Liebesgruss": Salut d'amour, Op. 12
Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow): Vilja Song from The Merry Window
Moods, Impressions and Reminiscences, Op. 41: Poeme, Op. 41, No. 6
Caprice Viennois: Caprice viennois, Op. 2
Die Parade der Zinnsoldaten, Op. 123: Parade of the Tin Soldiers

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