John Buttrick
Piano Recordings

JD 623-2    Ferruccio Busoni
Variations and Fugue on Fredric Chopin’s C minor Prelude, Op. 22  (1884)
Fantasia in F minor after Bach  (1909)
Two organ preludes of Bach, transcribed    No. 2   No. 3
Revised Variations on Frédéric Chopin’s C minor Prelude  (1922)
(Note on the composer by J.B.)
Published 1988,  CD.

JD 621-2    Joseph Haydn
English Canzonettas (Elisabeth Speiser, soprano): The Wanderer, She Never Told Her Love, The Spirit’s Song, O Tuneful Voice
C major Sonata  (1794/95)    I   II   III
Cantata “Arianna a Naxos”  (1789)  (Elisabeth Speiser, soprano)
Andante with Variations in F minor  (1793)
Published 1988,  CD.

JD 604-2    Max Reger
Piano Trio in E, Op. 102  (Christine Ragaz & Regula Hausler, strings)    I   II   III   IV
Published 1986,  CD.

JD 601-2    Max Reger
Six Intermezzi,  Op. 45    1   2   3   4   5   6
Traume am Kamin,  Op. 143    1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12
(Note on the composer by J.B.)
Published 1985,  CD.

JD 592-2    Richard Strauss
Enoch Arden,  Op. 38  (Gert Westphal, narrator)
Published 1984,  CD.

JD 586    Johannes Brahms
Ballade,  Op. 10, #1
Rhapsodie in G minor,  Op. 79, No. 2
Intermezzo in A-flat major,  Op. 76, No. 3
Intermezzo in B major,  Op. 76, No. 4
Capriccio in C-sharp minor,  Op. 76, No. 5
Intermezzo in A minor,  Op. 76, No. 7
Capriccio in C major,  Op. 76, No. 8
Capriccio in D minor,  Op. 116, No. 1
Intermezzi,  Op. 117, Nos. 1 - 3
Intermezzi,  Op. 118, Nos. 1, 2
Rhapsodie in E-flat major,  Op. 119, No. 4
(Program notes by J.B.)
Published 1984,  LP.

JD 584    Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata #30 in E major,  Op. 109
Sonata #31 in A-flat major,  Op. 110
(Program notes by J.B.)
Published 1983,  LP.

JD 583    Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata #23,  Op. 57 in F minor  (“Appassionata”)
Sonata #17,  Op. 31 No. 2 in D minor  (“Der Sturm”)
(Program notes by J.B.)
Published 1983,  LP.

Apollo 101    Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata #30,  Op. 109 in E major
Sonata #31,  Op. 110 in A-flat major
Published 1981,  cassette.

DS 4012    César Franck
Opera Integrale da Camera (chamber music)
Mariana Sirbu, Ruxandra Colan, Mihai Dancila, strings
Mihail Sarbu, John Buttrick, pianos
Quartetto Academica (Bucharest)
Quintetto in fa minore per pianoforte ed archi
Published 1980,  5 LPs.

Redwood    Frédéric Chopin
Preludes,  Op. 28
Published 1977,  LP.

(unpublished)    Mozart, Schumann, Debussy, Beethoven
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sonata in B-flat major, K. 454
Robert Schumann - Sonata in A minor, Op. 105
Claude Debussy - Sonata in G major (1917)
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata in C minor, Op. 30, No. 2
Roman Totenberg, violin
John Buttrick, piano
Boston University Concert Hall, October 7, 1976,  B.U. Music Library, 2 reels tape.

(unpublished)    Mozart, Ravel, Debussy, Beethoven
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sonata in B-flat, K. 454
Maurice Ravel - Sonate posthume pour piano et violon
Claude Debussy - Sonata
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata in G major, Op. 96
Roman Totenberg, violin
John Buttrick, piano
Boston University Concert Hall, December 4, 1975,  B.U. Music Library, 3 reels tape.

(unpublished)    Johannes Brahms
Piano Quintet Op. 34 in f minor
Dimov Quartet
John Buttrick, piano
Kresge Auditorium, MIT, October 16, 1974

(unpublished)    Schubert, Brahms, Beethoven
Franz Schubert - Sonatina in D, Op. 137 No. 1 in D major
I. 0:00,  II. 4:35,  III. 9:05
Johannes Brahms - Sonata No. 1, Op. 78
I. Vivace, ma non troppo,  II. Adagio,  III. Allegro molto moderato
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata #7 in C minor, Op. 30 No. 2
I. Allegro con brio 0:00,  II. Adagio cantabile 8:08,  III. Scherzo: Allegro 17:45,  IV. Finale: Allegro, Presto 21:00
Abraham Comfort, violin
John Buttrick, piano
Kresge Auditorium, MIT, July 19, 1974,  tape made by B. Meredith  (the 19th according to the note on the tape, the 16th according to The Harvard Crimson)

(unpublished)    Ludwig van Beethoven
Concerto No. 5 in E-flat for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 73  (“Emperor”)
MIT Symphony Orchestra
John Buttrick, piano
Carnegie Hall, New York, April 19, 1971,  MIT Music Library CD
     mp3 – I. Allegro,  II. Adagio un poco mosso 20:00,  III. Rondo-Allegro 27:22

(unpublished)    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Concerto #10  in E-flat for Two Pianos and Orchestra, K. 365
MIT Symphony Orchestra
John Buttrick, Robert Freeman, pianos
Carnegie Hall, New York, April 17, 1969,  MIT Music Library CD
     mp3 (tape glitch near end) – I. Allegro,  II. Andante 10:04,  III. Rondo-Allegro 17:48
Kresge Auditorium, MIT, May 10, 1969,  MIT Music Library CD
     mp3 – I. Allegro,  II. Andante 10:12,  III. Rondo-Allegro 18:29

Note:  Jecklin (JD) published the Max Reger Intermezzi in two versions, an LP with catalogue number JD 601 and a CD with catalogue number JD 601-2.  There may be an LP for the other JDs as well.

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