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Piano Moods - A Collection of Romantic Melodies


Release Date: 05/08/2007 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000872602   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinRobert SchumannClaude DebussyJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Daniel BarenboimLang LangAlexis WeissenbergHélène Grimaud,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Includes song(s) without words by Felix Mendelssohn. Soloist: Daniel Barenboim.
Includes work(s) for piano by Robert Schumann. Soloist: Lang Lang.
Includes song(s) without words by Felix Mendelssohn. Soloist: Daniel Barenboim.
Includes work(s) for piano by Robert Schumann. Soloist: Lang Lang. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
2. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Lang Lang (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
3. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
4. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C, BWV 846 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hélène Grimaud (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
5. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
6. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 4 in A flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
7. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
8. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 4, Notturno by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
9. Italian Concerto, BWV 971: 2nd movement, Andante by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Angela Hewitt (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
10. Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117: no 1 in E flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
11. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
12. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
13. Fantasia for Piano in D minor, K 397 (385g) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
14. Préludes, Book 1: no 8, La fille aux cheveux de lin by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Dino Ciani (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; France 
15. Consolations (6) for Piano, S 172: no 3 in D flat major, Lento placido by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849-1850; Weimar, Germany 
16. Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
17. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
18. Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Anatol Ugorski (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
19. Impromptu for Piano in F sharp major, S 191 "Nocturne" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Yundi Li (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; Rome, Italy 
20. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Performer:  Jean-Marc Luisada (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
21. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 2 in F sharp major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
22. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 6, In Springtime by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
23. Waltzes (16) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 39: no 15 in A flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Andor Foldes (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Austria 
24. Preludes (13) for Piano, Op. 32: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Lilya Zilberstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Russia 
25. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 935/Op. 142: no 2 in A flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
26. Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 2 in A minor, B 64 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
27. Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 6, Allegretto in F sharp minor "Venetian Gondola Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
28. Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 4 in D major, Andante cantabile by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Lazar Berman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
29. Consolations (6) for Piano, S 172: no 1 in E major, Andante con moto by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849-1850; Weimar, Germany 
30. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
31. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 

Sound Samples

Nocturne No.2 in E flat, Op.9 No.2
Kinderszenen, Op.15: 7. Träumerei
Suite bergamasque, L.75: 3. Clair de lune
Das Wohltemperierte Klavier: Book 1, BWV 846-869: Prelude In C Major BWV 846
Piano Sonata No.8 In C Minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 2. Adagio cantabile
4 Impromptus, Op.90, D.899: No.4 In A Flat: Allegretto
12 Etudes, Op.10: No. 3 In E "Tristesse"
Lyric Pieces, Op.54: 4. Notturno
Lieder ohne Worte, Op.19: No.1 In E (Andante con moto) "Sweet Remembrance"
Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971: 2. Andante
Intermezzi, Op.117: 1. In E Flat Major
24 Préludes, Op.28: 15. in D Flat Major ("Raindrop")
4 Impromptus, Op.90, D.899: No.3 In G Flat: Andante
Fantasia In D Minor, K.397: Andante
Préludes - Book 1: 8. La fille aux cheveux de lin
6 Consolations, S. 172: No. 3 In D Flat Major (Lento, placido)
Impromptu No.4 in C sharp minor, Op.66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu"
Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 1. Adagio sostenuto
Bagatelle In A Minor, WoO 59 -"Für Elise": Poco moto
Liebestraum No.3 In A Flat, S.541 No.3
Gymnopédie No.1: Lent et douloureux
Nocturne No.5 in F sharp, Op.15 No.2
Lyric Pieces III, Op.43: 6. To The Spring
16 Waltzes, Op.39: 15. in A flat
13 Préludes op.32: No.12 in g sharp minor: Allegro
4 Impromptus Op.142, D.935: No.2 in A flat: Allegretto
Waltz No.3 In A Minor, Op.34 No.2
Kinderszenen, Op.15: 1. Von fremden Ländern und Menschen
Lieder ohne Worte, Op.30: No. 6. Allegretto in F sharp minor "Venetian Gondola Song"
Prelude in D, Op.23, No.4: Andante
24 Préludes, Op.28: 4. in E minor
24 Préludes, Op.28: 7. in A major
6 Consolations, S. 172: No. 1 in E major (Andante con moto)
Lyric Pieces, op.65: 6. Wedding Day at Troldhaugen

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