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GRAND PIANO - THE KEY COLLECTION: 3 Centuries of Rare Keyboard Gems

The Grand Piano label is dedicated to exploring undiscovered piano repertoire by unfamiliar composers, producing high quality, often world première recordings, performed by virtuoso authorities in their chosen field. Marking the label’s 5th anniversary, this collection is a comprehensive guide through the history of keyboard music from the invention of the fortepiano to today’s living composers, as well as taking the listener on a musical adventure through a geographically global range of rare musical gems, with all of their new and exciting sounds and fresh perspectives.



Disc 1

Neefe, Christian Gottlob

  12 Keyboard Sonatas (1773): Sonata No. 4 in C Minor: III. Presto
1.   12 Keyboard Sonatas (1773): Sonata No. 4 in C Minor: III. Presto 00:02:25

Türk, Daniel Gottlob

  12 Keyboard Sonatas, Collection 2 (1777): Sonata No. 2 in E-Flat Major: II. Adagio assai
2.   12 Keyboard Sonatas, Collection 2 (1777): Sonata No. 2 in E - Flat Major: II. Adagio assai 00:02:53

Koželuch, Leopold

  Piano Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 10, No. 1, P. XII:15: III. Allegretto
3.   Piano Sonata in E - Flat Major, Op. 10, No. 1, P. XII:15: III. Allegretto 00:04:13

Vaňhal, Johann Baptist

  3 Neue Caprice-Sonaten, Op. 31: No. 2 in G Minor, "Amoroso": III. Allegretto
4.   3 Neue Caprice - Sonaten, Op. 31: No. 2 in G Minor, "Amoroso": III. Allegretto 00:03:32

Hoffmeister, Franz Anton

  Keyboard Sonata in A Major (1790): III. Presto
5.   Keyboard Sonata in A Major (1790): III. Presto 00:03:31

Beethoven, Ludwig van

  Sonata in D Major for Piano 4 Hands, Op. 6: II. Rondo: Moderato
6.   Sonata in D Major for Piano 4 Hands, Op. 6: II. Rondo: Moderato 00:03:23

Cramer, Johann Baptist

  Studio per il pianoforte, Book 1, Op. 30: No. 26 in G-Sharp Minor
7.   Studio per il pianoforte, Book 1, Op. 30: No. 26 in G - Sharp Minor 00:02:07

Busoni, Ferruccio

  Klavierübung in 10 Books, Book 7: 8 Etudes after Cramer: No. 5 in C Major
8.   Klavierübung in 10 Books, Book 7: 8 Etudes after Cramer: No. 5 in C Major 00:02:02

Szymanowska, Maria

  18 Danses: No. 7. Valse in B-Flat Major
9.   18 Danses: No. 7. Valse in B - Flat Major 00:01:31

Voříšek, Jan Hugo

  Piano Sonata in B-Flat Minor, Op. 20, "Quasi una fantasia": III. Finale: Allegro con brio
10.   Piano Sonata in B - Flat Minor, Op. 20, "Quasi una fantasia": III. Finale: Allegro con brio 00:04:12

Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich

  Variations on the song Sredi dolinï rovnïye in A Minor (Among the Gentle Valleys)
11.   Variations on the song Sredi dolinï rovnïye in A Minor (Among the Gentle Valleys) 00:03:01

Henselt, Adolf von

  12 Études caractéristiques, Op. 2: No. 6 in F-Sharp Major, "Si oiseau j'étais, à toi je volerais!"
12.   12 Études caractéristiques, Op. 2: No. 6 in F - Sharp Major, "Si oiseau j'étais, à toi je volerais!" 00:02:03

Saint-Saëns, Camille

  6 Bagatelles, Op. 3: Bagatelle No. 3: Poco adagio
13.   6 Bagatelles, Op. 3: Bagatelle No. 3: Poco adagio 00:03:00

Balakirev, Mily Alexeyevich

  Piano Sonata in B-Flat Minor, Op. 3, "Grande Sonate": IV. Finale: Allegro grazioso
14.   Piano Sonata in B - Flat Minor, Op. 3, "Grande Sonate": IV. Finale: Allegro grazioso 00:06:20

Raff, Joachim

  Fantaisie-polonaise, Op. 106
15.   Fantaisie - polonaise, Op. 106 00:06:58

Gouvy, Louis Theodore

  Sonata for Piano 4 Hands in C Minor, Op. 49: III. Minuetto: Moderato
16.   Sonata for Piano 4 Hands in C Minor, Op. 49: III. Minuetto: Moderato 00:04:16

Carreno, Teresa

  Souvenirs de mon pays, Op. 10
17.   Souvenirs de mon pays, Op. 10 00:07:14

Grieg, Edvard

  Piano Concerto in B Minor (fragments)
18.   Piano Concerto in B Minor (fragments) 00:02:34

Evju, Helge

  Piano Concerto in B Minor: V. Finale (on fragments by E. Grieg)
19.   Piano Concerto in B Minor: V. Finale (on fragments by E. Grieg) 00:04:17

Godard, Benjamin

  Promenade en Mer, Op. 86
20.   Promenade en Mer, Op. 86 00:03:24

Satie, Erik

  Allegro (1884)
21.   Allegro (1884) 00:00:29

Hofmann, Josef

  Mazurka in B Minor
22.   Mazurka in B Minor 00:02:11

Vianna da Motta, José

  Cenas Portuguesas, Op. 9: No. 2. Chula
23.   Cenas Portuguesas, Op. 9: No. 2. Chula 00:03:22


Disc 2

Fauré, Gabriel
Cortot, Alfred, arranger(s)

  Dolly Suite, Op. 56: I. Berceuse (arr. A Cortot for piano)
1.   Dolly Suite, Op. 56: I. Berceuse (arr. A Cortot for piano) 00:02:30

Roger-Ducasse, Jean

  6 Préludes: No. 2. Très calme
2.   6 Préludes: No. 2. Très calme 00:01:38

Samazeuilh, Gustave

  Piano Suite in G Minor: II. Française
3.   Piano Suite in G Minor: II. Française 00:02:54

Medtner, Nicolas

  Piano Sonata in F Minor, Op. 5: II. Intermezzo: Allegro
4.   Piano Sonata in F Minor, Op. 5: II. Intermezzo: Allegro 00:03:44

Le Flem, Paul

  Le chant des genêts: No. 4. Pour bercer
5.   Le chant des genêts: No. 4. Pour bercer 00:02:30

Schmitt, Florent

  Feuillets de voyage, Book 2, Op. 26: No. 2. Mazurka
6.   Feuillets de voyage, Book 2, Op. 26: No. 2. Mazurka 00:01:32

Ponce, Manuel María

  Barcarola mexicana, "Xochimilco"
7.   Barcarola mexicana, "Xochimilco" 00:02:39

Friedman, Ignaz

  4 Preludes, Op. 61: No. 1. Pensieroso
8.   4 Preludes, Op. 61: No. 1. Pensieroso 00:01:46

Enescu, George

  Pièces impromptues, Op. 18, "Suite No. 3": I. Mélodie
9.   Pièces impromptues, Op. 18, "Suite No. 3": I. Mélodie 00:03:16

Vardapet, Komitas

  7 Folk Dances: No. 5. Shushiki of Vagharshapat
10.   7 Folk Dances: No. 5. Shushiki of Vagharshapat 00:03:34

Tcherepnin, Alexander

  10 Bagatelles, Op. 5: No. 6. Allegro con spirito
11.   10 Bagatelles, Op. 5: No. 6. Allegro con spirito 00:01:05

Niemann, Walter Rudolph

  3 Compositions for Piano, Op. 7: No. 3. Arabeske: Vivace e leggiero
12.   3 Compositions for Piano, Op. 7: No. 3. Arabeske: Vivace e leggiero 00:01:41

Schulhoff, Erwin

  5 Pittoresken, Op. 31: No. 1. Foxtrott
13.   5 Pittoresken, Op. 31: No. 1. Foxtrott 00:02:36

Roslavets, Nikolay Andreyevich

  5 Preludes: Prelude No. 4
14.   5 Preludes: Prelude No. 4 00:01:42

Oswald, Henrique

  Album, Op. 33: No. 2. Idylle
15.   Album, Op. 33: No. 2. Idylle 00:02:03

Gershwin, George

  Rhapsody in Blue: Andantino moderato (version for piano)
16.   Rhapsody in Blue: Andantino moderato (version for piano) 00:02:30

Khachaturian, Aram Il'yich

  2 Pieces: No. 1. Waltz-Caprice
17.   2 Pieces: No. 1. Waltz - Caprice 00:02:21

Lourié, Arthur

  Petite Suite in F Major: II. —
18.   Petite Suite in F Major: II. — 00:01:12

Mosolov, Alexander

  Turkmenian Nights: III. Allegro
19.   Turkmenian Nights: III. Allegro 00:02:21

Aubert, Louis

  Feuille d'Images: No. 2. Chanson de route: Avec entrain
20.   Feuille d'Images: No. 2. Chanson de route: Avec entrain 00:02:16

Nenov, Dimitar

  Etude No. 1
21.   Etude No. 1 00:01:35

Frommel, Gerhard

  Piano Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 10: III. Allegro
22.   Piano Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 10: III. Allegro 00:04:41

Kaprálová, Vítězslava

  Grotesque Passacaglia
23.   Grotesque Passacaglia 00:02:34

Grainger, Percy

  Lincolnshire Posy: IV. The Brisk Young Sailor (version for 2 pianos)
24.   Lincolnshire Posy: IV. The Brisk Young Sailor (version for 2 pianos) 00:01:46

Bowen, York

  24 Preludes, Op. 102: Prelude No. 4 in C-Sharp Minor: Allegro con fuoco
25.   24 Preludes, Op. 102: Prelude No. 4 in C - Sharp Minor: Allegro con fuoco 00:01:36

Kvandal, Johan

  Lyric Pieces, Op. 5, Nos. 4-7: No. 7. Scherzino: Allegro scherzando
26.   Lyric Pieces, Op. 5, Nos. 4 - 7: No. 7. Scherzino: Allegro scherzando 00:02:14

Succar, Toufic

  Variations sur un theme oriental
27.   Variations sur un theme oriental 00:06:18

Nørgård, Per

  Toccata (1949): Fuga
28.   Toccata (1949): Fuga 00:02:33

Weinberg, Mieczysław

  Piano Sonatina, Op. 49: I. Allegro leggiero
29.   Piano Sonatina, Op. 49: I. Allegro leggiero 00:02:20


Disc 3

Kazhlayev, Murad

  Picture Pieces: No. 2. Welcome Overture
1.   Picture Pieces: No. 2. Welcome Overture 00:02:59

Abramian, Edouard

  24 Preludes: No. 1 in E-Flat Major
2.   24 Preludes: No. 1 in E - Flat Major 00:01:22

Bagdasarian, Eduard

  24 Preludes: No. 3 in G Major
3.   24 Preludes: No. 3 in G Major 00:00:40

Baz, Georges

  Esquisses: VII. Une soirée libanaise
4.   Esquisses: VII. Une soirée libanaise 00:02:07

Arutiunian, Alexander

  3 Musical Pictures: No. 3. Sassoun Dance
5.   3 Musical Pictures: No. 3. Sassoun Dance 00:02:30

Babadjanian, Arno Harutyuni

  6 Kartin (6 Pictures): No. 3. Toccatina
6.   6 Kartin (6 Pictures): No. 3. Toccatina 00:01:53

Gelalian, Boghos

  Tre Cicli: III. Allegro con furia
7.   Tre Cicli: III. Allegro con furia 00:02:46

Rääts, Jaan

  Piano Sonata No. 4, Op. 36, "Quasi Beatles": II. —
8.   Piano Sonata No. 4, Op. 36, "Quasi Beatles": II. — 00:02:31

Glass, Philip

  Music in Fifths
9.   Music in Fifths 00:05:47

Fuleihan, Anis

  Piano Sonata No. 9: IV. Presto
10.   Piano Sonata No. 9: IV. Presto 00:03:45

Tchaikovsky, Boris

  Sonata for 2 Pianos: III. Etude
11.   Sonata for 2 Pianos: III. Etude 00:02:50

Lykkebo, Finn

  Tableaux: No. 1. Couleurs et valses: Alla cadenza. Allegretto. Lento a la valse
12.   Tableaux: No. 1. Couleurs et valses: Alla cadenza. Allegretto. Lento a la valse 00:02:10

Solal, Martial

  Voyage en Anatolie (Journey to Anatolia)
13.   Voyage en Anatolie (Journey to Anatolia) 00:05:34

Bisgaard, Lars Aksel

  Barcarole
14.   Barcarole 00:03:14

Maček, Ivo

  Prelude and Toccata: Toccata
15.   Prelude and Toccata: Toccata 00:02:51

Riotte, Andre

  Météorite et ses métamorphoses: Métamorphose II: En oppositions
16.   Météorite et ses métamorphoses: Métamorphose II: En oppositions 00:01:25

Silvestrov, Valentin

  2 Waltzes, Op. 153: No. 2. Allegretto
17.   2 Waltzes, Op. 153: No. 2. Allegretto 00:02:31

Hammond, Philip

  Miniatures and Modulations: Open The Door Softly
18.   Miniatures and Modulations: Open The Door Softly 00:02:24

Khoury, Houtaf

  Piano Sonata No. 3, "Pour un instant perdu…": III. Quête
19.   Piano Sonata No. 3, "Pour un instant perdu…": III. Quête 00:06:17

Ekanayaka, Tanya

  Adahas: Of Wings Of Roots
20.   Adahas: Of Wings Of Roots 00:04:18

Jaberi, Afshin

  Piano Sonata No. 1, "The Seeker": I. Allegro
21.   Piano Sonata No. 1, "The Seeker": I. Allegro 00:06:08

Glass, Philip
Riesman, Michael / Muhly, Nico, arranger(s)

  The Hours: Choosing Life (arr. M. Riesman and N. Muhly for piano)
22.   The Hours: Choosing Life (arr. M. Riesman and N. Muhly for piano) 00:03:48

Total Playing Time: 03:40:15






Composer(s):
Abramian, Edouard; Arutiunian, Alexander; Aubert, Louis; Babadjanian, Arno Harutyuni; Bagdasarian, Eduard; Balakirev, Mily Alexeyevich; Baz, Georges; Beethoven, Ludwig van; Bisgaard, Lars Aksel; Bowen, York; Busoni, Ferruccio; Carreno, Teresa; Cramer, Johann Baptist; Ekanayaka, Tanya; Enescu, George; Evju, Helge; Fauré, Gabriel; Friedman, Ignaz; Frommel, Gerhard; Fuleihan, Anis; Gelalian, Boghos; Gershwin, George; Glass, Philip; Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich; Godard, Benjamin; Gouvy, Louis Theodore; Grainger, Percy; Grieg, Edvard; Hammond, Philip; Henselt, Adolf von; Hoffmeister, Franz Anton; Hofmann, Josef; Jaberi, Afshin; Kaprálová, Vítězslava; Kazhlayev, Murad; Khachaturian, Aram Il'yich; Khoury, Houtaf; Koželuch, Leopold; Kvandal, Johan; Le Flem, Paul; Lourié, Arthur; Lykkebo, Finn; Maček, Ivo; Medtner, Nicolas; Mosolov, Alexander; Neefe, Christian Gottlob; Nenov, Dimitar; Niemann, Walter Rudolph; Nørgård, Per; Oswald, Henrique; Ponce, Manuel María; Rääts, Jaan; Raff, Joachim; Riotte, Andre; Roger-Ducasse, Jean; Roslavets, Nikolay Andreyevich; Saint-Saëns, Camille; Samazeuilh, Gustave; Satie, Erik; Schmitt, Florent; Schulhoff, Erwin; Silvestrov, Valentin; Solal, Martial; Succar, Toufic; Szymanowska, Maria; Tchaikovsky, Boris; Tcherepnin, Alexander; Türk, Daniel Gottlob; Vaňhal, Johann Baptist; Vardapet, Komitas; Vianna da Motta, José; Voříšek, Jan Hugo; Weinberg, Mieczysław

Arranger(s):
Cortot, Alfred; Muhly, Nico; Riesman, Michael

Conductor(s):
Stratton, Kerry

Orchestra(s):
Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra

Ensemble(s):
Invencia Piano Duo

Artist(s):
Andryushchenko, Olga; Armengaud, Jean-Pierre; Ayrapetyan, Mikael; Banowetz, Joseph; Blome, Tatjana; Blumina, Elisaveta; Brewster Franzetti, Allison; Burleson, Geoffrey; Cendoya, Álvaro; Chauzu, Olivier; Cheng, Yau; Deljavan, Alessandro; Ekanayaka, Tanya; English, Kemp; Ferrand-N'Kaoua, Eric; Filipec, Goran; Fiolia, Inga; Gallo, Sergio; Hamann, Amy; Hamann, Sara; Hastings, Joel; He, Yue; Horvath, Nicolas; Jaberi, Afshin; Kagan, Susan; Knoph, Joachim; Korostelyov, Dmitry; Kostritsa, Alexander; Koukl, Giorgio; Kusunoki, Chisato; Li, Bing Bing; Lourenço, Sofia; Luisi, Gianluca; Malengreau, Therese; McHale, Michael; Melikyan, Hayk; Monteiro, Sergio; Naoumoff, Emile; Nguyen, Tra; Oehler, Alexandra; Ortiz, Cristina; Petersson, Carl; Poghosyan, Karine; Primak-Khoury, Tatiana; Rave, Clemens; Reyes, Eliane; Shibagaki, Natsumi; Solaun, Josu de; Solovieva, Olga; Stewart, Paul; Tsalka, Michael; Tzinlikova, Biliana; Urban, Biljana; Valkov, Viktor; Walker, Nicholas; Weichert, Caroline; Yasynskyy, Artem

Label: Grand Piano

Genre: Concertos; Contemporary Jazz; Instrumental

Period: 20th Century; Classical; Contemporary; Romantic

Catalogue No: GP753-55

Barcode: 747313975327

Physical Release: 03/2017

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