Piano Dreams

Release Date: 6/1/2008
Label: Teldec
Catalog Number: 2564695498
Number of Discs: 5

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
A collection of some of classical music's best-known and best-loved piano pieces, ranging from the Mozart to Poulenc, with stops along the way to savor some Chopin, Grieg, Ravel, and more.
Works on This Recording
1. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 1 in B flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1830-1831 ; Poland
2. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1875/1888 ; Norway
3. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838 ; Germany
4. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Boris Berezovsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1836-1839 ; Paris, France
5. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1847 ; Paris, France
6. Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1827 ; Vienna, Austria
7. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1830-1831 ; Poland
8. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1801 ; Vienna, Austria
9. Suite for 2 Pianos no 1, Op. 5 "Fantaisie-tableaux": no 1, Barcarolle by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer: Martha Argerich (Piano), Alexandre Rabinovitch (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893 ; Russia
10. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Susanne Grützmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838-1839 ; Paris, France
11. Sonata for 2 Pianos in D major, K 448 (375a): 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Güher Pekinel (Piano), Süher Pekinel (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1781 ; Vienna, Austria
12. Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 1 in A flat major, B 95 "L'adieu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1835 ; Paris, France
13. Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer: Güher Pekinel (Piano), Süher Pekinel (Piano)
Conductor: Marek Janowski
Period: Romantic
Written: 1886 ; France
14. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 1 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Boris Berezovsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1836 ; Paris, France
15. Albumblätter for Piano, Op. 124: no 6, Wiegenliedchen by Robert Schumann
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1832-1845 ; Germany
16. Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Karl Engel (Piano)
Conductor: Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble: Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1785 ; Vienna, Austria
17. Concerto for Piano no 20 in D minor, K 466: 2nd movement, Romanze by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Karl Engel (Piano)
Conductor: Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble: Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1785 ; Vienna, Austria
18. Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Karl Engel (Piano)
Conductor: Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble: Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
19. Concerto for Piano no 24 in C minor, K 491: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Karl Engel (Piano)
Conductor: Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble: Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
20. Concerto for Piano no 27 in B flat major, K 595: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Karl Engel (Piano)
Conductor: Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble: Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
21. Concerto for Harpsichord in D major, BWV 1054: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Conductor: János Rolla
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1738-1739 ; Leipzig, Germany
22. Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Conductor: János Rolla
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1738-1739 ; Leipzig, Germany
23. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer: Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900-1901 ; Russia
24. Concerto for Piano: 1st movement, Allegretto by Francis Poulenc
Performer: Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Conductor: James Conlon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1949 ; France
25. Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 70: no 1 in G flat major, B 92 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1833 ; Paris, France
26. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1797-1798 ; Vienna, Austria
27. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 2nd movement, Adagio sostenuto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer: Alexei Sultanov (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900-1901 ; Russia
28. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 4 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Susanne Grützmann (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1836-1839 ; Paris, France
29. Carnival of the animals: no 7, Aquarium by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer: Güher Pekinel (Piano), Süher Pekinel (Piano)
Conductor: Marek Janowski
Period: Romantic
Written: 1886 ; France
30. Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 2 in A minor, B 64 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1831 ; Poland
31. From Holberg's Time, Op. 40: 4th movement, Air by Edvard Grieg
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1884 ; Norway
32. Nocturne for Piano in E minor, B 19/Op. 72 no 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1827 ; Poland
33. Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 9 in E flat minor, Presto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer: Boris Berezovsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901-1903 ; Russia
34. Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1808 ; Vienna, Austria
35. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 2 in F sharp major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1830-1831 ; Poland
36. Pictures at an exhibition: no 4, The Old Castle by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Russia
37. Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 2 in B minor, B 35 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1829 ; Poland
38. Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 7, Vogel als Prophet by Robert Schumann
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1848-1849 ; Germany
39. Fantasia for Piano in D minor, K 397 (385g) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1782 ; Vienna, Austria
40. Suite for 2 Pianos no 2, Op. 17: no 3, Romanze by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer: Martha Argerich (Piano), Alexandre Rabinovitch (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900-1901 ; Russia
41. Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1899 ; France
42. Jeux d'eau by Maurice Ravel
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1901 ; France
43. Sonatine for Piano: 1st movement, Modere by Maurice Ravel
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1903-1905 ; France
44. Sonatine for Piano: 2nd movement, Mouvement de menuet by Maurice Ravel
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1903-1905 ; France
45. Sonatine for Piano: 3rd movement, Animé by Maurice Ravel
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1903-1905 ; France
46. Suite bergamasque: 1st movement, Prélude by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1890/1905 ; France
47. Suite bergamasque: 2nd movement, Menuet by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1890/1905 ; France
48. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1890/1905 ; France
49. Suite bergamasque: 4th movement, Passepied by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1890/1905 ; France
50. Arabesques (2) for Piano: no 1 in E major, Andante con moto by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1888-1891 ; France
51. Arabesques (2) for Piano: no 2 in G major, Allegretto scherzando by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1888-1891 ; France
52. Children's Corner: no 1, Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1906-1908 ; France
53. Children's Corner: Jimbo's Lullaby by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1906-1908 ; France
54. Children's Corner: no 3, Serenade for the Doll by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1906-1908 ; France
55. Children's Corner: no 4, The Snow is Dancing by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1906-1908 ; France
56. Children's Corner: The Little Shepherd by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1906-1908 ; France
57. Children's Corner: no 6, Golliwogg's Cake-walk by Claude Debussy
Performer: Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1906-1908 ; France
58. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Performer: Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888 ; France
59. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 2, Lent et triste by Erik Satie
Performer: Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1888 ; France
60. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 3, Lent et grave by Erik Satie
Performer: Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1888 ; France
61. Rêveries nocturnes (2): no 1 by Erik Satie
Performer: Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
62. Rêveries nocturnes (2): no 2 by Erik Satie
Performer: Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
63. Caresse by Erik Satie
Performer: Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: circa 1897 ; France
64. Les naïades et le faune indiscret by Déodat de Sévérac
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1908 ; France
65. Jeunes Filles: L'Insouciante by Joseph Guy Ropartz
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1929 ; France
66. Jeunes Filles: La Nonchalante by Joseph Guy Ropartz
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1929 ; France
67. Jeunes Filles: La Coquette by Joseph Guy Ropartz
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1929 ; France
68. Jeunes Filles: La Tendre by Joseph Guy Ropartz
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1929 ; France
69. Jeunes Filles: La Capricieuse by Joseph Guy Ropartz
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1929 ; France
70. Promenades, Op. 7 by Albéric Magnard
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893 ; France
71. Jeunes Filles: La Tendre by Joseph Guy Ropartz
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1929 ; France
72. Jeunes Filles: La Capricieuse by Joseph Guy Ropartz
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1929 ; France
73. Promenades, Op. 7 by Albéric Magnard
Performer: Jean Doyen (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893 ; France
74. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1801 ; Vienna, Austria
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