January 4 - IDENTIFIED Beethoven
Diabelli Variations as by Stefan Vladar. Wav file
images will be added later.
IDENTIFIED all remaining Mendelssohn Songs without Words
as stolen from various Naxos CDs. I believe that the
Mendelssohn Fantasia in F sharp minor on this CD is taken from the
recording by Gitti Pirner on
Calig. [UPDATE: The Pirner CD has been obtained and the match confirmed]
December 23 - IDENTIFIED Schumann: Carnaval, Allegro, Toccata, and
Paganini Etudes, Op. 10 on Schumann Volume
5 and Volume 6
as by Adam Skoumal on the Studio Matous label. Hatto
pianists list now up to 86 performers
October 20 - IDENTIFIED Prokofiev
Toccata on CD with Tchaikovsky 1st and Prokofiev 3rd
Concertos as by Roland Pöntinen
October 17 - IDENTIFIED Schubert Waltzes Nobles on Encores volume 2 as by Michel
Dalberto. This disc is now fully identified.
tempo manipulations on Encores
volume 2, including Rossini/Liszt La Danza, which has an
introduction slowed down by 20%.
October 16 - IDENTIFIED all tracks on Godowsky
Volume 2 as by Carlo Grante, Marc-André
Hamelin, and Ian Hobson.
One track on this CD has been sped up by an astounding 20%.
details and audio excerpts are on the Godowsky
Volume 2 page
September 21 - IDENTIFIED All Mozart
as stolen from Ingrid Haebler on Philips. This sets a
as the first time analog recordings are used as a source.
September 19 - IDENTIFIED Debussy Arabesques Nos. 1 and 2 on Debussy Volume 2 as by Balázs
Szokolay on Naxos.
All three Hatto Debussy volumes are now fully
September 18 - IDENTIFIED Liszt Mephisto Waltz on A Liszt Recital and
Venezia e Napoli on Liszt
Années Book 2 as by Janina Fialkowska. Wav files
images to come later.
Added wav file images for other known tracks on both of the
September 15 - Added wav file images for A
Recital of French Music. Identified Saint-Saëns
Etude as stolen from Margit Rahkonen.
September 14 - All work to determine which Beethoven Sonatas are from
John O'Conor's cycle completed:
23 Sonatas were taken in whole from John O'Conor's
5 additional Sonatas are by O'Conor on
Hatto releases but not others (Op. 31 No. 1, both Op. 49 Sonatas,
Waldstein, and Appassionata)
take some movements from O'Conor (Moonlight & Les Adieux)
2 Sonatas are not by O'Conor at all (Op. 79 and
Septmeber 14 - Revised Beethoven
Volume 5 because another version of this CD was discovered.