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Grand Piano - The Grand Piano Era / Bauer, Busoni, Et Al


Release Date: 01/15/1996 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 8801   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz LisztFrédéric ChopinMoritz MoszkowskiIgnace Jan Paderewski,   ... 
Performer:  Ignaz FriedmanJosef HofmannFrederic LamondIgnace Jan Paderewski,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These selections were originally recorded on the Duo-Art Reproducing Piano between 1916 and 1926. These selections were originally recorded on the Duo-Art Reproducing Piano between 1916 and 1926. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Réminiscences de Don Juan (Mozart), S 418 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Length: 10 Minutes 29 Secs. 
2. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 27: no 2 in D flat major, B 96 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 45 Secs. 
3. Characteristic Pieces (8), Op. 36: no 6, Etincelles by Moritz Moszkowski
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
4. Concert Etudes (3) for Piano, S 144: no 3 in D flat Major, Un sospiro by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Frederic Lamond (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1848; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5. Humoresques (6) for Piano, Op. 14: no 3, Caprice in G major by Ignace Jan Paderewski
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1888; Poland 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
6. Chaconne for Piano in D minor (after Bach, BWV 1004), K B24 by Ferruccio Busoni
Performer:  Ferruccio Busoni (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1897 
7. Forgotten Melodies (8) for Piano, Op. 38: no 3, Danza festiva by Nikolai Medtner
Performer:  Nikolai Medtner (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1920; USSR 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
8. Viennese Dances (6): no 3, Waltzes on themes from Gärtner by Ignaz Friedman
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
9. Toccata for Piano in C major, Op. 7 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1832; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
10. Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Josef Hofmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
Length: 5 Minutes 59 Secs. 
11. Irish Dances (4), Op. 89: no 1, A March-Jig "Maguire's Kick" by Charles Villiers Stanford
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Percy Grainger 

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