Fifty Years of Music Making


Catalogue No: RPD 20001
EAN/UPC: 809730999123
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Release Date: May 2001
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Discs: 1
Total Playing Time: 73:06

This is a special album.It was produced as a limited edition product to celebrate 50 years in performing by Peter Katin, one of the great names of British pianism and includes recordings personally chosen by Katin to typify the composers and works which with he became most closely associated.

Track Listing

    Johann Sebastian Bach:

  1. Prelude & Fugue in B flat minor (from the “48” – book 1) -recorded 1948
  2. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:

  3. Rondo in A minor – recorded 1968
  4. Ludwig van Beethoven:

  5. Beethoven: Piano Sonata, op.27, no.2 (“Moonlight”) – recorded 1976
  6. Franz Schubert:

  7. Impromptus in G flat and E flat, from D.899 – recorded late 1950s
  8. Claude Debussy:

  9. Debussy: Suite Bergamasque – recorded mid 1960s
  10. Fryderyk Chopin:

  11. Chopin: Polonaise-Fantaisie,op.61 – recorded 1987


Audiophile Audition

Katin has … established himself among the leading British virtuosos, on a plane with Solomon and Clifford Curzon … the pianism remains direct, inflected and stylistically effective.

” —Gary Lemco

A feast for Katin admirers… a rare example of Katin’s Bach

” —Jonathan Woolf