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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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player Keyboard Sonata in A Major (1790): III. Presto 00:03:31

Beethoven, Ludwig van

  Sonata for Piano 4 Hands in D Major, Op. 6: II. Rondo: Moderato
6.   Play with flash player Sonata for Piano 4 Hands in D Major, 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player Piano Sonata in B - Flat Minor, Op. 3, "Grande Sonate": IV. Finale: Allegro grazioso 00:06:20

Raff, Joachim

  Fantaisie-polonaise, Op. 106
15.   Play with flash player Fantaisie - polonaise, Op. 106 00:06:58

Gouvy, Louis Theodore

  Sonata for Piano 4 Hands in C Minor, Op. 49: III. Minuetto: Moderato
16.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player Souvenirs de mon pays, Op. 10 00:07:14

Grieg, Edvard

  Piano Concerto in B Minor (fragments)
18.   Play with flash player Piano Concerto in B Minor (fragments) 00:02:34

Evju, Helge

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

Godard, Benjamin

  Promenade en Mer, Op. 86
20.   Play with flash player Promenade en Mer, Op. 86 00:03:24

Satie, Erik

  Allegro (1884)
21.   Play with flash player Allegro (1884) 00:00:29

Hofmann, Josef

  Mazurka in B Minor
22.   Play with flash player Mazurka in B Minor 00:02:11

Vianna da Motta, José

  Cenas Portuguesas, Op. 9: No. 2. Chula
23.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player Dolly Suite, Op. 56: I. Berceuse (arr. A Cortot for piano) 00:02:30

Roger-Ducasse, Jean

  6 Préludes: No. 2. Très calme
2.   Play with flash player 6 Préludes: No. 2. Très calme 00:01:38

Samazeuilh, Gustave

  Piano Suite in G Minor: II. Française
3.   Play with flash player Piano Suite in G Minor: II. Française 00:02:54

Medtner, Nicolas

  Piano Sonata in F Minor, Op. 5: II. Intermezzo: Allegro
4.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player Le chant des genêts: No. 4. Pour bercer 00:02:30

Schmitt, Florent

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

Ponce, Manuel María

  Barcarola mexicana, "Xochimilco"
7.   Play with flash player Barcarola mexicana, "Xochimilco" 00:02:39

Friedman, Ignaz

  4 Preludes, Op. 61: No. 1. Pensieroso
8.   Play with flash player 4 Preludes, Op. 61: No. 1. Pensieroso 00:01:46

Enescu, George

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

Vardapet, Komitas

  7 Folk Dances: No. 5. Shushiki of Vagharshapat
10.   Play with flash player 7 Folk Dances: No. 5. Shushiki of Vagharshapat 00:03:34

Tcherepnin, Alexander

  10 Bagatelles, Op. 5: No. 6. Allegro con spirito
11.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 5 Pittoresken, Op. 31: No. 1. Foxtrott 00:02:36

Roslavets, Nikolay Andreyevich

  5 Preludes: Prelude No. 4
14.   Play with flash player 5 Preludes: Prelude No. 4 00:01:42

Oswald, Henrique

  Album, Op. 33: No. 2. Idylle
15.   Play with flash player Album, Op. 33: No. 2. Idylle 00:02:03

Gershwin, George

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

Khachaturian, Aram Il'yich

  2 Pieces: No. 1. Waltz-Caprice
17.   Play with flash player 2 Pieces: No. 1. Waltz - Caprice 00:02:21

Lourié, Arthur

  Petite Suite in F Major: II. —
18.   Play with flash player Petite Suite in F Major: II. — 00:01:12

Mosolov, Alexander

  Turkmenian Nights: III. Allegro
19.   Play with flash player Turkmenian Nights: III. Allegro 00:02:21

Aubert, Louis

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

Nenov, Dimitar

  Etude No. 1
21.   Play with flash player Etude No. 1 00:01:35

Frommel, Gerhard

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

Kaprálová, Vítězslava

  Grotesque Passacaglia
23.   Play with flash player Grotesque Passacaglia 00:02:34

Grainger, Percy

  Lincolnshire Posy: IV. The Brisk Young Sailor (version for 2 pianos)
24.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Op. 5, Nos. 4 - 7: No. 7. Scherzino: Allegro scherzando 00:02:14

Succar, Toufic

  Variations sur un theme oriental
27.   Play with flash player Variations sur un theme oriental 00:06:18

Nørgård, Per

  Toccata (1949): Fuga
28.   Play with flash player Toccata (1949): Fuga 00:02:33

Weinberg, Mieczysław

  Piano Sonatina, Op. 49: I. Allegro leggiero
29.   Play with flash player Piano Sonatina, Op. 49: I. Allegro leggiero 00:02:20


Disc 3

Kazhlayev, Murad

  Picture Pieces: No. 2. Welcome Overture
1.   Play with flash player Picture Pieces: No. 2. Welcome Overture 00:02:59

Abramian, Edouard

  24 Preludes: No. 1 in E-Flat Major
2.   Play with flash player 24 Preludes: No. 1 in E - Flat Major 00:01:22

Bagdasarian, Eduard

  24 Preludes: No. 3 in G Major
3.   Play with flash player 24 Preludes: No. 3 in G Major 00:00:40

Baz, Georges

  Esquisses: VII. Une soirée libanaise
4.   Play with flash player Esquisses: VII. Une soirée libanaise 00:02:07

Arutiunian, Alexander

  3 Musical Pictures: No. 3. Sassoun Dance
5.   Play with flash player 3 Musical Pictures: No. 3. Sassoun Dance 00:02:30

Babadjanian, Arno Harutyuni

  6 Kartin (6 Pictures): No. 3. Toccatina
6.   Play with flash player 6 Kartin (6 Pictures): No. 3. Toccatina 00:01:53

Gelalian, Boghos

  Tre Cicli: III. Allegro con furia
7.   Play with flash player Tre Cicli: III. Allegro con furia 00:02:46

Rääts, Jaan

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

Glass, Philip

  Music in Fifths
9.   Play with flash player Music in Fifths 00:05:47

Fuleihan, Anis

  Piano Sonata No. 9: IV. Presto
10.   Play with flash player Piano Sonata No. 9: IV. Presto 00:03:45

Tchaikovsky, Boris

  Sonata for 2 Pianos: III. Etude
11.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player Voyage en Anatolie (Journey to Anatolia) 00:05:34

Bisgaard, Lars Aksel

  Barcarole
14.   Play with flash player Barcarole 00:03:14

Maček, Ivo

  Prelude and Toccata: Toccata
15.   Play with flash player Prelude and Toccata: Toccata 00:02:51

Riotte, Andre

  Météorite et ses métamorphoses: Métamorphose II: En oppositions
16.   Play with flash player Météorite et ses métamorphoses: Métamorphose II: En oppositions 00:01:25

Silvestrov, Valentin

  2 Waltzes, Op. 153: No. 2. Allegretto
17.   Play with flash player 2 Waltzes, Op. 153: No. 2. Allegretto 00:02:31

Hammond, Philip

  Miniatures and Modulations: Open The Door Softly
18.   Play with flash player Miniatures and Modulations: Open The Door Softly 00:02:24

Khoury, Houtaf

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

Ekanayaka, Tanya

  Adahas: Of Wings Of Roots
20.   Play with flash player Adahas: Of Wings Of Roots 00:04:18

Jaberi, Afshin

  Piano Sonata No. 1, "The Seeker": I. Allegro
21.   Play with flash player 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.   Play with flash player 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, Thérèse; McHale, Michael; Melikyan, Hayk; Monteiro, Sergio; Naoumoff, Emile; Nguyen, Tra; Oehler, Alexandra; Ortiz, Cristina; Petersson, Carl; Poghosyan, Kariné; 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: Concerto; Contemporary Jazz; Instrumental

Period: 20th Century; Classical; Contemporary; Romantic

Catalogue No: GP753-55

Barcode: 747313975327

Release Date: 03/2017

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