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Klavier - Piano - Greatest Solo Works


Release Date: 03/04/2008 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 1280   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz SchubertWolfgang Amadeus MozartJohann Sebastian BachFrédéric Chopin,   ... 
Performer:  Peter RöselCécile OussetRagna SchirmerAndreas Pistorius,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Trio ex AequoVienna Mozart Trio
Number of Discs: 2 
Length: 2 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 19 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Cécile Ousset (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 38 Secs. 
3.
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ragna Schirmer (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741-1742; Nuremberg, Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Nuremberg, Germany (1741 - 1742). 
4.
Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
5.
Gymnopédies (3) for Piano by Erik Satie
Performer:  Gerhard Erber (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
6.
Jeux d'eau by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Cécile Ousset (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
7.
Album für die Jugend, Op. 68 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Norman Shetler (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
8.
Pictures at an exhibition: Promenade by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Length: 0 Minutes 42 Secs. 
9.
Pictures at an exhibition: no 4, The Old Castle by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
10.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Dieter Zechlin (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
11.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
12.
Pičces (2) symphoniques for Piano 4 hands, Op. 14 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ines Walachowski (Piano), Anna Walachowski (Piano), Alfons Kontarsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Copenhagen, Denmark 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
13.
Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello in E minor, Op. 16 no 5 by Ignace Joseph Pleyel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Trio ex Aequo
Period: Classical 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
14.
Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in F major, Op. 80 by Robert Schumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Mozart Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 37 Secs. 
15.
Élégie for Piano, FP 175 by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Süher Pekinel (Piano), Güher Pekinel (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
16.
Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 1, Andante con moto in E major "Sweet Remembrance" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Peter Arne Rohde (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 

Sound Samples

4 Impromptus, Op. 90, D. 899: No. 3 in G flat major
Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major, K. 331: I. Theme and Variations: Andante grazioso
Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major, K. 331: II. Menuetto
Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major, K. 331: III. Alla turca: Allegretto
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variatio 3. Canone all'Unisuono a 1 Clav.
Fantasy-Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op. 66
3 Gymnopedies: No. 3. Lent et grave
Jeux d'eau
Album fur die Jugend (Album for the Young), Op. 68, Part I: Fur Kleinere: Album fur die Jugend (Album for the Young), Op. 68, Part I: Fur Kleinere: No. 18. Schnitterliedchen (Song of the Reaper)
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19b: No. 1 in E major, Op. 19, No. 1
Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade
Pictures at an Exhibition: II. Old Castle
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight": II. Allegretto
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight": III. Presto agitato
Suite bergamasque: III. Clair de lune
2 Symphonic Pieces, Op. 14: No. 1. Adagio cantabile
Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, B. 166, "Dumky": I. Lento maestoso - Allegro vivace, quasi doppio movimento - Tempo I - Allegro molto -
Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, B. 166, "Dumky": II. Poco adagio - Vivace non troppo - Poco adagio - Vivace -
Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, B. 166, "Dumky": III. Andante - Vivace non troppo - Andante - Allegretto
Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, B. 166, "Dumky": IV. Andante moderato (quasi tempo di marcia) - Allegretto scherzando - Tempo I - Allegro - Meno mosso (Tempo I)
Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, B. 166, "Dumky": V. Allegro
Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, B. 166, "Dumky": VI. Lento maestoso - Vivace, quasi doppio movimento - Lento - Vivace
2 Pieces for Piano 6 Hands: No. 1. Valse
2 Pieces for Piano 6 Hands: No. 2. Romance
Piano Trio No. 2 in F major, Op. 80: I. Sehr lebhaft
Piano Trio No. 2 in F major, Op. 80: II. Mit innigem Ausdruck
Piano Trio No. 2 in F major, Op. 80: III. In massiger Bewegung
Piano Trio No. 2 in F major, Op. 80: IV. Nicht zu rasch
Elegie for 2 Pianos, FP 175: Elegie for 2 Pianos

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