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George Walker Plays Bach, Schumann, Chopin & Poulenc


Release Date: 08/19/1997 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 252   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachRobert SchumannFrédéric ChopinFrancis Poulenc
Performer:  George Walker
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 5 in D major, BWV 850 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Walker (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
2. Kreisleriana, Op. 16 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  George Walker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
3. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 4 in C sharp minor, B 74 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  George Walker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Poland 
4. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 5 in G flat major "Black Keys" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  George Walker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
5. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 6 in E flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  George Walker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
6. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 10 in B minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  George Walker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1836; Paris, France 
7. Pieces (3) for Piano: no 2, Toccata by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  George Walker (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928/1953; France 

Sound Samples

The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude
The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Fugue
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: I. Ausserst bewegt
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: II. Sehr innig und nicht zu rasch
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: III. Sehr aufgeregt
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: IV. Sehr langsam
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: V. Sehr lebhaft
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: VI. Sehr langsam
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: VII. Sehr rasch
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: VIII. Schnell und spielend
Etudes, Op. 10: Etude No. 4 in C sharp minor, Op. 10, No. 4
Etudes, Op. 10: Etude No. 5 in G flat major, Op. 10, No. 5, "Black Keys"
Etudes, Op. 10: Etude No. 6 in E flat minor, Op. 10, No. 6
Etudes, Op. 25: Etude No. 22 in B minor, Op. 25, No. 10
Nocturne No. 5 in F sharp major, Op. 15, No. 2
3 Pieces: No. 3. Toccata

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