Recordings


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Memories and Inspirations

1. Steven Introduces Memories and Inspirations
2. Steven shares his earliest musical experiences
Hymn Transcriptions
3. Amazing Grace (live performance)
4. Something About That Name
5. There Is a Fountain
6. Oh How He Loves You and Me
7. How Great Thou Art
8. Steven talks about his first piano lessons
9. Chopin, Nocturne in E-Flat Major, Op. 9 No. 2
10. Grieg, Arietta, From Lyric Pieces, Op. 12 No. 1
11. Steven discusses the influence of Vladimir Horowitz
12. Rachmaninoff, Etude Tableau in D Major, Op. 39 No. 9
13. Scriabin, Prelude in G-Flat Major, Op. 16 No. 3

CD 2

1. Bach/Busoni, Chorale Prelude, Ich ruf’ zu dir, Herr, BWV 639
2. Bach/Busoni, Chorale Prelude, Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659
3. Steven shares his first experience learning the music of Liszt
4. Schubert/Liszt, Erlkönig S.558/4, (Live Performance, 2011)
5. Lassen/Liszt, Löse, Himmel, meine Seele, (Live Performance, 2011)
6. Steven speaks of his admiration for Keith Jarrett
7. Shenandoah
8. Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Live Performance, 2013)
9. Steven talks about the art of improvisation
10. Amazing Grace (Studio Version)

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Native Informant

1. Tahwidah
2. Chorale Fantasy
3. Sonata, I. Lyric Sketch
4. Sonata, II. Rounds
5. Sonata, III. For Egypt
6. Sonata, IV. Scherzo
7. Sonata, V. Lullaby of the Ex Soldat
8. POSH, I. Ballad of the Layette
9. POSH II. Blue Sea Songs
10. POSH III. Posh
11. For Victims I.Prologue
12. For Victims II. Song of the Victims
13. Jebel Lebnan I. Bashir’s March
14. Jebel Lebnan Interlude: Nay
15. Jebel Lebnan II. Lamentation: Ariel’s Song
16. Jebel Lebnan III. Dance and Little Song
17. Jebel Lebnan IV. Mar Charbel’s Dabkeh


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Aspects of Liszt

1. Lose, Himmel, Meine Seele (Second Version) S.495
2. Sonata No. 2, I. the Last Resistance
3. Sonata No. 2, II. Retro Recolections On 21st and 8th
4. Sonata No. 2, III. Freud Goes to Abu Ghraib
5. Sonata No. 2, IV. Men and Women in Dark Times
6. St. Francis Walking on the Waves (Legends No. 2)
7. Ständchen (from “Schwanengesang), S. 560-7
8. Erlkonig, S. 558
9. Hungarian Rhapsody No.13, S.244-13



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Historical Piano Recital Series, Vol. I

1. Sonata in D Minor, K. 213
2. Sonata in D Minor, K. 141
3. Sonata in F Minor, K. 184
4. Sonata in C Major, K. 132
5. Sonata in A-Flat Major, Hob. XVI/46, I
6. Sonata in A-Flat Major, Hob. XVI/46, II
7. Sonata in A-Flat Major, Hob. XVI/46, III
8. Sonata in A Minor, D. 537, I
9. Sonata in A Minor, D. 537, II
10. Sonata in A Minor, D. 537, III
11. Bagatelle in E-Flat Major, Op. 126 no. 6



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Historical Piano Recital Series Vol. II

1. Strauss/Dohnanyi Schatz-Walzer” (Zigeunerbaron)
2. Chopin Mazurka Op. 24 no. 1, G Minor
3. Chopin Mazurka Op. 24 no. 2, C Major
4. Chopin Mazurka Op. 24 no. 3, A-Flat
5. Chopin Mazurka Op. 24 no. 4, B-Flat Minor
6. Chopin Etude op. 10 no. 1
7. Chopin Waltz op. 69 no. 1
8. Wagner/Liszt, Rienzi Paraphrase
9. Brahms, Intermezzo op. 116 no. 6
10. Brahms, Capriccio op. 116 no. 7
11. Debussy, La cathedrale engloutie, Preludes Book I
12. Debussy Etude Pour les octaves
13. Rachmaninov Etude Op. 39 no. 9 in D Major
14. Bartok, from 15 Hungarian Peasant Songs
15. Bartok Burlesque no. 1
16. Spooner, Etude-Toccata (a la Argerich)



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Historical Piano Recital Series, Vol. III

1. Romanze in F-Sharp Major, Op. 28 no. 2
2. Aufenthalt
3. Standchen
4. Hungarian Rhapsody no. 13
5. Mazurka in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 6 no. 2
6. Mazurka in F minor, Op. 7 no. 3
7. Mazurka in A Minor, Op. 17 no. 4
8. Polonaise Fantasie in A-Flat Major, Op. 61
9. Etude, Keith Jarrett
10. Etude, a la Argerich
11. Serpent’s Kiss



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Historical Piano Recital Series, Vol. IV

1. Sonata in B Minor, S. 178
2. Il Penseroso
3. Sonata in B-Flat Major, D. 960, I
4. Sonata in B-Flat Major, D. 960, II
5. Sonata in B-Flat Major, D. 960, III
6. Sonata in B-Flat Major, D. 960, IV



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Historical Piano Recital Series, Vol. V

1. Sonata in B Minor, S. 178, Lento assai
2. Sonata in B Minor, S. 178, Andante sostenuto
3. Sonata in B Minor, S. 178, Allegro energico
4. Sonata in B Minor, S. 178, Sempre f ed agitato
5. Paraphrase on Themes From Rienzi
6. Aufenthalt 3:27 $0.99 7. Standchen
8. Mut
9. Die Loreley
10. Valse Infernale from Robert le diable


DVD – Steven Spooner Plays Liszt

Including original works and transcriptions by Liszt such as the Sonata in B Minor, St. Francis Walks on the Waves, Erlkoenig, Staendchen, Totentanz, Il Penseroso, and Robert le Diable. Two works recorded on Liszt’s very last piano, an 1886 Bechstein concert grand.


Don Quixote
Strauss/Stewart/Spooner

1. Commentary
2-5. Introduction
6. Commentary
7-8. Thema
9. Commentary
10. Variation I.: The Adventure with the Wind
11. Variation II: The Battle With The Sheep
12. Commentary
13-15. Variation III: Dialogue of Knight & Squire
16. Commentary
17. Variation IV: The Adventure with the Penitents
18. Variation V: The Knight’s Vigil
19. Variation VI: Dulcinea Enchanted
20. Commentary
21. Variation VII: The Ride Through the Air
22. Variation VIII: The Voyage of the Enchanted Boat
23. Variation IX: The Contest of the Two Monks
24. Commentary
25-26. Variation X: The Defeat of Don Quixote
27. Finale: The Death of Don Quixote


Plays Liszt Live

1. No. 1, Preludio, Presto
2. No. 3, Paysage, Poco adagio

3. No. 8, Wilde Jagd, Presto furioso
4. No. 11, Harmonies du Soir, Andantino
5. Sonata in B Minor, S. 178
6. Die Loreley (Second Version), S. 532
7. Ständchen (Schubert/Liszt), S. 560/7
8. Miserere du Trovatore (Verdi/Liszt), S. 433


Plays Liszt Transcriptions

1. Aufenthalt
2. Ständchen
3. Der Doppelgänger
4. Die Post
5. Ihr Bild
6. Mut
7. Allegro ma non troppo
8. Allegretto quasi andantino
9. Allegro vivace
10. Die Loreley
11. Fantasy on Themes from Rienzi