A collection of 54 pieces by 21 composers. Includes music by Bach, Chopin, Debussy, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninov, Schubert, Scriabin, and more.
This set includes recordings from all of the rounds of the competition, held in Warsaw, October 2005. With a variety of pianists.
With a preface, historical overview, introduction, appendices and bibliography. 222 plates. A highly detailed and thoroughly researched reference. 1,552 distinct impressions are listed, and nearly 5,000 copies are individually described.
A new edition of the biography of Chopin first published in 1903. The book focuses mainly on the composer's life, but also discusses the music. With a new introductory note by Jacques Leroie, notes and index.
With a preface, chronology, catalog of works by Chopin, bibliography, discography, glossary, and indices. The author, a professor of comparative literature, discusses what the music of Chopin means to him.
A four-act opera about Chopin. Featuring Steven Harrison, Mariusz Godlewski, Ewa Vesin, and others. With the Chorus and Orchestra of the Wroclaw Opera. On two CDs.
A recital of Chopin by pianist Cooper. Contents: Polonaise-Fantaisie, Op. 61 -- Nocturne, Op. 62 No. 1 -- Nocturne, Op. 62 No. 2 -- Fantaisie, Op. 49 -- Ballade No. 4, Op. 52 -- Nocturne, Op. 27 No. 2 -- Ballade No. 1, Op. 23 -- Nocturne, Op. 55 No. 2 -- Berceuse, Op. 57.
…Frédéric Chopin. Performers: Benjamin Grosvenor (Piano). -- Scherzo for piano No. 4 in E major, Op. 54, CT. 200 / Frédéric Chopin. -- Nocturne for piano No. 19 in E minor, Op. 72/1, CT. 126 / Frédéric Chopin. -- Scherzo for piano No. 3 in C sharp minor, Op. 39, CT. 199 / Frédéric Chopin. -- Nocturne…
Liszt was a contemporary and friend of Chopin, and offered unique insight into both his life and music. This is an unabridged republication of the 1880 edition of Oliver Ditson Company.
The author studies musical life in the Warsaw of Chopin's youth, and demonstrates the influence of this world on his early compositions. With an introduction, bibliography, indices and plates.
This coffee-table biography of Chopin is richly illustrated with color and black & white photos and plates. The book brings to life the composer, the people around him and the places he knew.
Music, bibliography, index.
A generous selection of piano music by Chopin, including nocturnes, ballades, polonaises, and more.