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EMI's 100 Best Piano Classics is a six-CD set focused on the standard keyboard repertoire of the Classical and Romantic eras. The most familiar names associated with piano music are represented here, including Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Frédéric Chopin, Franz Liszt, Ludwig van Beethoven, Sergey Rachmaninov, Claude Debussy, and many other celebrated composers who worked at the keyboard and wrote much of their best music for it. Included are great performances by illustrious pianists such as Martha Argerich, Sviatoslav Richter, ...

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  1. Nocturne for piano in C sharp minor (doubtful), KK Anh.Ia/6
  2. Études d'exécution transcendante (12 Transcendental Etudes), for piano, S. 139 (LW A172): La Campanella
  3. Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor ("Moonlight"), Op. 27/2: 1. Adagio sostenuto
  4. Etude for piano No. 3 in E major, Op. 10/3, CT. 16
  5. Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major ("Alla Turca") K. 331 (K. 300i): 3. Rondo alla turca: Allegro
  6. Préludes (12) for piano, Book I, L. 125 (117): La Fille aux cheveux de lin
  7. Moment musical for piano in F minor ("Air russe"), D. 780/3 (Op. 94/3)
  8. Waltz for piano No. 6 in D flat major ("Minute"), Op. 64/1, CT. 212
  9. The Piano, film score: The heart asks pleasure first
  10. Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring"
  11. Polonaise for piano No. 6 in A flat major ("Héroique"), Op. 53, CT. 155
  12. Bagatelle for piano in A minor ("Für Elise"), WoO 59
  13. Song Without Words for piano No. 30 in A major ("Frühlingslied"), Op. 62/6
  14. Fantasy-Impromptu for piano in C sharp minor, Op. 66, CT. 46
  15. Rondo for piano No. 1 in D major, K. 485
  16. Arabesque, for piano No. 1 in E major, L. 74/1 (66/1)
  17. Pavane pour une infante défunte, for piano (or orchestra), M. 19
  18. Piano Concerto No. 26 in D major ("Coronation") K. 537: 1. Allegro (extract)
  19. Waltz for piano No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 18, CT. 207
  20. Rhapsody in Blue, for piano & orchestra (orchestrated by F. Grofé):
  21. La belle excentrique, "serious fantasy" for orchestra (or piano, 4 hands): 1. Grande Ritournelle
  22. Etude for piano No. 5 in G flat major, Op. 10/5, CT. 18
  23. Fantasiestücke (8 Fantasy Pieces), for piano, Op. 12: Aufschwung
  24. Rondo capriccioso, for piano in E major, Op. 14
  25. Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major ("Waldstein"), Op. 53: 1. Allegro (extract)
  26. Années de pèlerinage, 3rd Year, suite for piano, S. 163 (LW A283): Les Jeux d'eau à la Villa d'Este
  27. Gaspard de la nuit, for piano, M. 55: 1. Ondine
  28. Impromptu for piano No. 2 in F minor, Op. 31
  29. Le Piccadilly, march for piano
  30. Invitation to the Dance (Aufforderung zum Tanze), rondo brillant for piano, J. 260 (Op. 65)
  31. Piano Sonata No. 16 in C major ("Sonata semplice") K. 545: 1. Allegro
  32. Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: 3. Allegro ma non tanto (extrait)
  33. Variations on "I Got Rhythm," for piano & orchestra (or 2 Pianos)
  34. Gymnopédie for piano No. 1
  35. Gnossienne for piano No. 1
  36. Rêverie, for piano, L. 76 (68)
  37. Un sospiro, for piano in D flat major, S. 144/3 (LW A118/3) (Grande études de concert No. 3)
  38. Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major ("Elvira Madigan") K. 467: 2. Andante
  39. Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor ("Pathétique"), Op. 13: 2. Adagio cantabile
  40. Tango, contrapuntal arrangement for piano (after Albeniz's Op. 165/2)
  41. Consolation, for piano No. 3 in D flat major ("Lento placido"), S. 172/3 (LW A111a/2/2)
  42. Song Without Words for piano No. 1 in E major, Op. 19b/1
  43. Prelude for piano No. 7 in A major, Op. 28/7, CT. 172
  44. Goldberg Variations, for keyboard, BWV 988 (BC L9) (Clavier-Übung IV): Aria
  45. Waldszenen (Forest Scenes), for piano, Op. 82: Vogel als Prophet
  46. Estampes, for piano, L. 108 (100): 2. Pagodes
  47. Nocturne for piano in D flat major (for left hand alone), Op. 9/2
  48. Nocturne for piano No. 8 in D flat major, Op. 27/2, CT. 115
  49. Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102: 2. Adagio
  50. Berceuse for piano in D flat major, Op. 57, CT. 7
  51. Etude for piano No. 12 in C minor ("Revolutionary"), Op. 10/12, CT. 25
  52. Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major ("Emperor"), Op. 73: 3. Rondo: Allegro (extract)
  53. Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: 1. Allegro molto moderato (extract)
  54. Polonaise for piano No. 3 in A major ("Military"), Op. 40/1, CT. 152
  55. Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor ("Appassionata"), Op. 57: 3. Allegro ma non troppo - Presto
  56. Slavonic Dance for piano, 4 hands No. 2 in E minor, B. 78/2 (Op. 46/2): Allegro scherzando
  57. Etude for piano in D sharp minor, Op. 8/12
  58. The Well-Tempered Clavier (24), collection of preludes & fugues, Book I, BWV 846-86
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