Original Masters: Stefan Askenase: Complete 1950's Chopin Recordings

Original Masters: Stefan Askenase: Complete 1950's Chopin Recordings

by Stefan Askenase

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Overview

A supremely cultivated Chopin stylist.... These cleaned-up CD remasterings are a godsend, particularly because this isn't the big-boned Chopin playing typical of Polish-trained artists, but performances full of thoughtful, original phrase readings.

Product Details

Release Date: 02/08/2005
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
UPC: 0028947752424
catalogNumber: 000388902
Rank: 180633

Tracks

  1. Waltz for piano No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 18, CT. 207
  2. Waltzes (3) for piano, Op. 34, CT. 208-210
  3. Waltz for piano No. 5 in A flat major, Op. 42, CT. 211
  4. Waltzes (3) for piano, Op. 64, CT. 212-214
  5. Waltzes (2) for piano, Op. 69, CT. 215-216
  6. Waltzes (3) for piano, Op. 70, CT. 217-219
  7. Waltz for piano in E minor, KK IVa/15, CT. 222 (B. 56)
  8. Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35, CT. 202
  9. Mazurka for piano No. 32 in C sharp minor, Op. 50/3, CT. 82
  10. Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58, CT. 203
  11. Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21, CT. 48
  12. Czech Dances (10) for piano, Book 2, JB 1:114: No. 2. Slepicka in B flat major: Moderato
  13. Czech Dances (4) for piano, Book 1, JB 1:107: Polka No. 2 in A minor: Moderato
  14. Czech Dances (4) for piano, Book 1, JB 1:107: Polka No. 4 in B flat major: Lento
  15. Czech Dances (4) for piano, Book 1, JB 1:107: Polka No. 3 in F major: Allegro
  16. Nocturnes (3) for piano, Op. 9, CT. 108-110
  17. Nocturnes (3) for piano, Op. 15, CT. 111-113
  18. Nocturnes (2) for piano, Op. 27, CT. 114-115
  19. Nocturnes (2) for piano, Op. 32, CT. 116-117
  20. Nocturnes (2) for piano, Op. 37, CT. 118-119
  21. Nocturnes (2) for piano, Op. 48, CT. 120-121
  22. Nocturnes (2) for piano, Op. 55, CT. 122-123
  23. Nocturnes (2) for piano, Op. 62, CT. 124-125
  24. Nocturne for piano No. 19 in E minor, Op. 72/1, CT. 126
  25. Nocturne for piano in C sharp minor (doubtful), KK Anh.Ia/6
  26. Preludes (24) for piano, Op. 28, CT. 166-189
  27. Piano Sonata No. 16 in B flat major, K. 570
  28. Polonaises (2) for piano, Op. 26, CT. 150-151
  29. Polonaises (2) for piano, Op. 40, CT. 152-153
  30. Polonaise for piano No. 5 in F sharp minor, Op. 44, CT. 154
  31. Polonaise for piano No. 6 in A flat major ("Héroique"), Op. 53, CT. 155
  32. Polonaise-fantasy for piano No. 7 in A flat major, Op. 61, CT. 156
  33. Polonaise for piano No. 9 in B flat major, Op. 71/2, CT. 158
  34. Originaltänze (36) for piano (Erste Walzer), D. 365 (Op. 9)
  35. Liebesträume, notturno for piano No. 3 in A flat major ("O Lieb, so lang du lieben kannst"), S. 541/3 (LW A103/3)
  36. Valse oubliée, for piano No. 1, S. 215/1 (LW A311/1)
  37. Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11, CT. 47
  38. Rondo à la krakowiak for piano & orchestra in F major, Op. 14, CT. 194
  39. Song without Words for piano No. 1 in E major, Op. 19b/1
  40. Song without Words for piano No. 34 in C major ("Spinnerlied"), Op. 67/4
  41. Song without Words for piano No. 2 in A minor, Op. 19b/2
  42. Scherzo for piano in E minor ("Capriccio," "Fantasy"), Op. 16/2
  43. Scherzo for piano No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 31, CT. 198
  44. Berceuse for piano in D flat major, Op. 57, CT. 7
  45. Barcarolle for piano in F sharp major, Op. 60, CT. 6
  46. Fantasy-Impromptu for piano in C sharp minor, Op. 66, CT. 46
  47. Impromptu for piano in A flat major, Op. 29, CT. 43
  48. Impromptu for piano in F sharp major, Op. 36, CT. 44
  49. Impromptu for piano in G flat major, Op. 51, CT. 45
  50. Scherzo for piano No. 3 in C sharp minor, Op. 39, CT. 199
  51. Mazurkas (4) for piano, Op. 41, CT. 76-79
  52. Ballade for piano No. 3 in A flat major, Op. 47, CT. 4

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