The title of Caprice suggests a quick, bounding piece, but instead Chabrier gives us a strangely slow and declamatory work, with no apparent difficulties: written for a sight-reading competition, it is quite unlike any other work by Chabrier.
Recording details: June 2004
Das Kulturzentrum Grand Hotel, Dobbiaco, Italy
Produced by Ludger Böckenhoff
Engineered by Ludger Böckenhoff
Release date: February 2006
Total duration: 2 minutes 44 seconds