CHARLES-VALENTIN ALKAN (1813-1888): Capriccio alla soldatesca, Op. 50, Le tembour bat aux champs, Op. 50bis, 3 menuets, Op. 51, Une fusée, Op. 55, Nocturnes Nos. 2 and 3, Op. 57, Sonatine in A Minor, Op. 61
Catalogue Number: 12Q034
Label: Brilliant Classics
Description: First recording we can remember of Alkan on a period piano and not only that but only the Sonatine has more than one other recording available. Like so much other French repertoire of this period, this is released under the auspices of the Palazzetto Bru Zane. Costantino Mastroprimiano (1865 Pleyel piano).