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Grand Piano - Liszt & Chopin / Ignaz Friedman


Release Date: 04/02/1996 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 8805   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz LisztFrédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These recordings consist of reproductions on a modern piano from piano rolls made by Ignaz Friedman in the 1920's. These recordings consist of reproductions on a modern piano from piano rolls made by Ignaz Friedman in the 1920's. 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 27 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Ignaz Friedman
This selection was originally released in April 1922 (piano roll no. 6523). 
2.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 14 in F minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Ignaz Friedman
This selection was originally released in November 1924 (piano roll no. 6808). 
3.
Transcendental Etudes (6) after Paganini, S 140: no 3 "La Campanella" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Switzerland 
Length: 5 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Ignaz Friedman
This performance is of the Ferruccio Busoni edition.
This selection was originally released in October 1923 (piano roll no. 6666). 
4.
Overture to Wagner's "Tannhäuser", S 442 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 15 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Ignaz Friedman
This selection was originally released in April 1923 (piano roll no. 6616). 
5.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 161/Op. 62: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was originally released in July 1921 (piano roll no. 6443). 
6.
Polonaises (3) for Piano, Op. 71: no 2 in B flat major, B 24 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Poland 
Length: 5 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was originally released in September 1921 (piano roll no. 6398). 
7.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 37: no 1 in G minor, B 119 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was originally released in January 1926 (piano roll no. 6954). 
8.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was originally released in February 1924 (piano roll no. 6722). 
9.
Ballade for Piano no 4 in F minor, B 146/Op. 52 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Length: 11 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was originally released in October 1922 (piano roll no. 6556). 

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