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Percy Grainger: Complete Solo 78rpm Recordings 1908-1945

Percy Grainger (piano)

The maverick Australian's choice of recorded repertory is as idiosyncractic as expected, emphasising a small-ish number of individual works...His playing impresses all the more for never needing... More…
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Contents

 Excerpt, Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16

Work length2:43
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 16 May 1908

Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato (Cadenza) [Excerpt]

Track length2:43
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 Excerpt, Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsodies, S244 Nos. 1-19

Work length3:55
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 16 May 1908

19 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S. 244: No. 12 in C-Sharp Minor (Excerpt)

Track length3:55
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Stanford: 4 Irish Dances, Op. 89

Work length2:42
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 16 May 1908

4 Irish Dances, Op. 89: No. 1, March-Jig (Maguire's Kick) [Arr. P. Grainger for Piano]

Track length2:42
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Grainger: Shepherd's Hey

Work length1:52
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 4 July 1914

Shepherd's Hey (Version for Piano) [1]

Track length1:52
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Grainger: Mock Morris

Work length3:24
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 4 July 1914

 Excerpt, Debussy: Pour le piano

Work length3:45
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 4 July 1914

Pour le piano, L. 95: III. Toccata (1)

Track length3:45
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 Excerpt, Handel: Water Music Suite No. 1 in F major, HWV348

Work length2:19
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 28 February 1924

Water Music Suite No. 1 in F Major, HWV 348: IX. Hornpipe (Arr. P. Grainger for Piano)

Track length2:19
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Brahms: Iphigenie en Aulide, Act II

Work length3:01
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 29 October 1923

Iphigenie en Aulide, Act II: Gavotte (After C.W. Gluck)

Track length3:01
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Chopin: Waltz No. 5 in A flat major, Op. 42

Work length3:55
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 3 December 1917

 Excerpt, Chopin: Preludes (24), Op. 28

Work length8:41
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 7 June 1918

Prélude in A-Flat Major, Op. 28 No. 17 (1)

Track length4:16
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Prélude in A-Flat Major, Op. 28 No. 17 (2)

Track length4:25
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Chopin: Polonaise No. 6 in A flat major, Op. 53 'Héroïque'

Work length4:32
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 2 January 1918

Polonaise in A-Flat Major, Op. 53 "Heroic" (Abridged)

Track length4:32
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Chopin: Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 31

Work length6:16
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 25 February 1924

Scherzo No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 31 (Abridged)

Track length6:16
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 Excerpt, Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 12

Work length2:13
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 27 February 1924

Fantasiestücke, Op. 12: No. 3, Warum?

Track length2:13
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19 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S. 244

Work length21:05
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  • Recorded: 29 August and 19 September 1917

19 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S. 244: No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor (Abridged)

Track length8:15
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19 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S. 244: No. 12 in C-Sharp Minor

Track length8:30
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19 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S. 244: No. 15 in A Minor "Rakoczy March"

Track length4:20
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 Excerpt, Liszt: Deux Polonaises, S223 / R44

Work length8:40
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 29 November 1921

Polonaise in E Major, S. 223 No. 2

Track length8:40
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Liszt: Fantasy on Hungarian Folk-tunes, S123

Work length8:24
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Columbia Concert Band
  • Recorded: 17 December 1918

Fantasia on Hungarian Folk Themes, S. 123 (Abridged)

Track length8:24
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 Excerpt, Liszt: Liebesträume, S541 Nos. 1-3

Work length4:34
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 26 November 1921

Liebesträume, S. 541: No. 3, Nocturne in A-Flat Major (1)

Track length4:34
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Brahms: Wiegenlied, Op. 49 No. 4 (Lullaby)

Work length3:08
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 2 August 1922

Cradle Song, Op. 49 No. 4: Wiegenlied

Track length3:08
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 Excerpt, Brahms: Waltzes (16), Op. 39

Work length1:34
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 10 February 1920

16 Waltzes, Op. 39: No. 15 in A-Flat Major (1)

Track length1:34
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Dett: In The Bottoms

Work length2:01
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 10 February 1920

In the Bottoms: No. 5, Juba Dance (1)

Track length2:01
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trad.: Turkey in the Straw (arr. D. Guion for piano)

Work length2:36
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 7 February 1921

 Excerpt, MacDowell: Woodland Sketches, Op. 51

Work length2:17
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 29 October 1923

Woodland Sketches, Op. 51: No. 6, To a Water Lily

Track length2:17
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 Excerpt, Sinding: Stücke (6), Op. 32

Work length2:47
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 31 October 1923

6 Stücke, Op. 32: No. 3, Rustle of Spring

Track length2:47
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Scharwenka, X: Polish Dances, Op. 3

Work length4:14
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 17 June 1919

Polish Dances, Op. 3: No. 1 in E-Flat Minor

Track length4:14
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Grainger: Paraphrase on Tchaikovsky's Flower Waltz

Work length8:28
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 2 January 1918

Paraphrase on the Waltz of the Flowers from Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker (1)

Track length4:10
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Paraphrase on the Waltz of the Flowers from Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker (2)

Track length4:18
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 Excerpt, Debussy: Children's Corner

Work length3:05
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 31 October 1923

Children's Corner, L. 113: VI. Golliwog's Cakewalk (Arr. J. Bream for 2 Guitars)

Track length3:05
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 Excerpt, Grieg: Lyric Pieces VIII (6), Op. 65

Work length4:21
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 5 February 1921

Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65: No. 6, Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (1)

Track length4:21
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Grieg: Scenes from Folk Life, Op. 19

Work length7:37
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 19 September 1917

Folkelivsbilleder, Op. 19: No. 2, Bridal Procession (1)

Track length3:55
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Folkelivsbilleder, Op. 19: No. 2, Bridal Procession (2)

Track length3:42
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 Excerpt, Grieg: Lyric Pieces III (6), Op. 43

Work length2:18
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 17 June 1919

Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 6, To the Spring (1)

Track length2:18
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Grainger: One More Day, My John

Work length1:33
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 17 June 1919

One More Day (1)

Track length1:33
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Grainger: Spoon River

Work length2:21
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 2 August 1922

Spoon River (Version for Piano)

Track length2:21
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Grainger: Molly on the Shore

Work length3:34
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 10 February 1920

Molly on the Shore (Version for Piano) [1]

Track length3:34
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Grainger: Country Gardens

Work length2:09
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 7 June 1918

Country Gardens (Version for Piano) [1]

Track length2:09
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Grainger: Shepherd's Hey

Work length2:03
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 7 June 1918

Shepherd's Hey (Version for Piano) [2]

Track length2:03
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Country Gardens (version for piano)

Work length1:48
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  • Recorded: 7 June 1918

Country Gardens (Version for Piano) [2]

Track length1:48
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Shepherd's Hey

Work length2:03
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  • Recorded: 7 June 1918

Shepherd's Hey (Version for Piano) [3]

Track length2:03
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Grainger: In a Nutshell, suite

Work length3:05
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 8 February 1921

In a Nutshell: IV. The Gum-Suckers March

Track length3:05
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Bach, J S: Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV565

Work length9:02
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 13 October 1931

Bach, J S: Prelude and Fugue in A Minor, BWV 543 (arr. F. Liszt for piano)

Work length10:37
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 13 October 1931

Bach, J S: Fantasia & Fugue in G minor, BWV542 'Great'

Work length11:51
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 13 and 15 October 1931

Schumann: Piano Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22

Work length15:50
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 1 June 1927

Piano Sonata No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 22: I. So rasch wir möglich

Track length5:04
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Piano Sonata No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 22: II. Andantino

Track length3:22
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Piano Sonata No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 22: III. Scherzo

Track length1:49
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Piano Sonata No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 22: IV. Rondo

Track length5:35
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Schumann: Études symphoniques, Op. 13

Work length20:27
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 28 May 1928

Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Thema. Andante

Track length1:18
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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 1, Un poco più vivo

Track length1:14
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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 2

Track length1:44
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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Étude No. 3, Vivace

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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 3

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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 4

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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 5

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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 6, Allegro molto

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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 7

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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Presto possibile

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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 8

Track length0:42
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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Var. 9

Track length1:41
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Symphonic Études, Op. 13: Finale. Allegro brillante

Track length5:54
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 Excerpt, Schumann: Romances (3), Op. 28

Work length3:48
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 28 May 1928

3 Romanzen, Op. 28: No. 2 in F-Sharp Major

Track length3:48
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Liebesträume, S. 541

Work length4:33
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  • Recorded: 1 June 1927

Liebesträume, S. 541: No. 3, Nocturne in A-Flat Major (2)

Track length4:33
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Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35 'Marche funèbre'

Work length19:41
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 9 September 1928

Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March": I. Grave - Doppio movimento

Track length5:33
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Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March": II. Scherzo

Track length5:56
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Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March": III. Marche funèbre

Track length6:26
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Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March": IV. Finale. Presto

Track length1:46
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Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58

Work length24:38
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 10 and 11 June 1925

Piano Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58: I. Allegro maestoso

Track length9:33
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Piano Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58: II. Scherzo. Molto vivace

Track length2:36
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Piano Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58: III. Largo - Cantabile

Track length7:31
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Piano Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58: IV. Finale. Presto, non tanto

Track length4:58
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24 Préludes, Op. 28

Work length4:06
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  • Recorded: 1 April 1926

Prélude in A-Flat Major, Op. 28 No. 17 (3)

Track length4:06
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Chopin: Étude Op. 25 No. 7 in C sharp minor

Work length6:16
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 9 October 1928

Étude in B Minor, Op. 25 No. 10 "Octave"

Track length3:40
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Étude in C Minor, Op. 25 No. 12 "Ocean"

Track length2:36
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16 Waltzes, Op. 39

Work length1:43
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  • Recorded: 31 March 1926

16 Waltzes, Op. 39: No. 15 in A-Flat Major (2)

Track length1:43
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Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65

Work length4:37
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  • Recorded: 15 June 1927

Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65: No. 6, Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (2)

Track length4:37
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Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43

Work length2:29
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  • Recorded: 15 June 1927

Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 6, To the Spring (2)

Track length2:29
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One More Day, My John

Work length1:34
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  • Recorded: 15 June 1927

One More Day (2)

Track length1:34
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 Excerpt, Debussy: Suite Bergamasque

Work length4:24
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 31 March 1926

Suite bergamasque, L. 75: III. Clair de lune (Arr. for Orchestra)

Track length4:24
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Pour le piano, L. 95

Work length3:43
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  • Recorded: 31 March 1926

Pour le piano, L. 95: III. Toccata (2)

Track length3:43
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trad.: Sheep and Goat Walkin' to the Pasture (arr. D. Guion for piano)

Work length2:47
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 1 April 1926

 Excerpt, Bach, J S: Partita No. 1 in B flat major, BWV825

Work length1:28
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 1 April 1926

Partita No. 1 in B-Flat Major, BWV 825: VI. Gigue

Track length1:28
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Brahms: Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

Work length31:18
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 30 January and 2 February 1926

Piano Sonata No. 3 in F Minor, Op. 5: I. Allegro maestoso

Track length7:41
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Piano Sonata No. 3 in F Minor, Op. 5: II. Andante espressivo

Track length8:44
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Piano Sonata No. 3 in F Minor, Op. 5: III. Scherzo. Allegro energico

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Piano Sonata No. 3 in F Minor, Op. 5: IV. Intermezzo. Andante molto

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Piano Sonata No. 3 in F Minor, Op. 5: V. Finale. Allegro moderato ma rubato

Track length8:14
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Cradle Song, Op. 49 No. 4

Work length3:02
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  • Recorded: 15 June 1927

Cradle Song, Op. 49 No. 4: Wiegenlied (Lullaby)

Track length3:02
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Grainger: Blithe Bells

Work length3:39
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 15 October 1931

Blithe Bells

Track length3:39
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Grainger: Ramble on Love (from Der Rosenkavalier)

Work length6:06
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 21 January 1929

Ramble on Love (After R. Strauss)

Track length6:06
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Molly on the Shore (version for piano)

Work length3:23
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  • Recorded: 1 June 1927

Molly on the Shore (Version for Piano) [2]

Track length3:23
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Country Gardens (version for piano)

Work length1:49
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  • Recorded: 24 May 1927

Country Gardens (Version for Piano) [3]

Track length1:49
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Shepherd's Hey (version for piano)

Work length2:00
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  • Recorded: 24 May 1927

Shepherd's Hey (Version for Piano) [4]

Track length2:00
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Grainger: Jutish Medley

Work length7:58
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 21 January 1929

Jutish Medley (Version for Piano)

Track length7:58
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Molly on the Shore (version for piano)

Work length3:23
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  • Recorded: 13 April 1945

Molly on the Shore (Version for Piano) [3]

Track length3:23
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Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry 'Danny Boy'

Work length3:04
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 24 September 1945

Irish Tune from County Derry (Version for Piano)

Track length3:04
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Country Gardens (version for piano)

Work length1:54
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  • Recorded: 5 September 1945

Country Gardens (Version for Piano) [4]

Track length1:54
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One More Day, My John

Work length1:31
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  • Recorded: 5 September 1945

One More Day (3)

Track length1:31
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In the Bottoms

Work length3:25
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  • Recorded: 5 September 1945

In the Bottoms: No. 5, Juba Dance (2)

Track length1:57
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In the Bottoms: No. 1, Prelude. Night

Track length1:28
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Scott, C: Two Pierrot Pieces, Op. 35

Work length3:03
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 4 April 1945

2 Pierrot Pieces, Op. 35: No. 1, Pierrot triste

Track length3:03
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Scott, C: Danse nègre, Op.58 No.5 (W89)

Work length1:56
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 24 September 1945

Scott, C: Cherry Ripe

Work length1:33
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  • Percy Grainger (piano)
  • Recorded: 24 September 1945