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Grand Piano - Chopin / Paderewski, Scharwenka


Release Date: 10/20/1998 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 8816   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinFranz Liszt
Performer:  Ignace Jan PaderewskiFranz Xaver Scharwenka
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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This disc contains Duo-Art piano roll recordings reproduced on a modern Steinway Concert Grand Piano. This disc contains Duo-Art piano roll recordings reproduced on a modern Steinway Concert Grand Piano. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 1 in A major, B 120 "Military" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Poland 
Notes: This selection was originally released in December 1919 (piano roll no.
6140). 
2.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 4 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
Notes: This selection was originally released in November 1924 (piano roll no.
6809). 
3.
Polish Songs (6) for Piano (Chopin), S 480: no 1, Maiden's wish by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847-1860; Weimar, Germany 
Notes: This selection was originally released in January 1923 (piano roll no.
6594). 
4.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 37: no 2 in G major, B 127 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Notes: This selection was originally released in February 1925 (piano roll no.
D629). 
5.
Waltz for Piano in A flat major, B 131/Op. 42 "Grande Valse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France; Paris, France 
Notes: This selection was originally released in April 1923 (piano roll no.
6618). 
6.
Ballade for Piano no 3 in A flat major, B 136/Op. 47 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Notes: This selection was originally released in January 1925 (piano roll no.
6832). 
7.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 5 in G flat major "Black Keys" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Notes: This selection was previously unpublished. It is piano roll no. 8022. 
8.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 9 in G flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1834; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/1919 
Notes: This selection was originally released in April 1919 (piano roll no.
6097). 
9.
Polish Songs (6) for Piano (Chopin), S 480: no 5, My darling by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847-1860; Weimar, Germany 
Notes: Transcribed: Franz Liszt
This selection was originally released in November 1922 (piano roll no.
6567). 
10.
Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
Notes: This selection was originally released in October 1927 (piano roll no.
7160). 
11.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24: no 4 in B flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Notes: This selection was originally released in November 1922 (piano roll no.
6566). 
12.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 1 in A flat major, B 94 "Valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignace Jan Paderewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Notes: This selection was originally released in September 1922 (piano roll no.
6551). 
13.
Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Franz Xaver Scharwenka (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Notes: This selection was originally released in 1914 (piano roll no. 5545). 

Sound Samples

Polonaise In A Major, Op. 40, No 1, Military
Mazurka In A Minor, Op. 17, No. 4
The Maiden's Wish, Op. 74, No. 1 From "Polish Songs": (Trans. Liszt)
Nocturne In G Major, Op. 37, No. 2
Watltz In A Flat Major, Op. 42
Ballade No. 3 In A Flat Major, Op. 42
?tude In G Flat Major, Op. 10, No. 5, Black Key
?tude In G Flat Major, Op. 25, No. 9, Butterfly
My Joy, Op. 74, No. 12 From "Polish Songs": (Trans. Listz)
Scherzo In C Sharp Minor, Op. 39
Mazurka In B Flat Minor, Op. 24, No. 4
Waltz In A Flat Major, Op. 34, No. 1
Scherzo In B Flat Minor, Op. 31

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