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Chopin: Complete Piano Music / Idil Biret


Release Date: 09/28/1999 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8501501   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil BiretMartin Sauer
Conductor:  Robert Stankovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 15 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 17 Hours 30 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by Frédéric Chopin. Soloist: Idil Biret. Includes work(s) by Frédéric Chopin. Soloist: Idil Biret. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Ballade for Piano no 1 in G minor, B 66/Op. 23 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1835 
2. Ballade for Piano no 2 in F major/a minor, B 102/Op. 38 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
3. Ballade for Piano no 3 in A flat major, B 136/Op. 47 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
4. Ballade for Piano no 4 in F minor, B 146/Op. 52 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
5. Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
6. Nouvelles Etudes (3) for Piano, B 130 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
7. Fantasie for Piano in F minor/A flat major, B 137/Op. 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
8. Galop Marquis for Piano in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
9. Largo for Piano in E flat major, B 109 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1837; Paris, France 
10. Funeral March for Piano in C minor, B 10/Op. 72 no 2 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
11. Cantabile for Piano in B flat major, B 84 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; Paris, France 
12. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1833; Poland 
13. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1836; Paris, France 
14. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 60/Op. 6 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Vienna, Austria 
15. Mazurkas (5) for Piano, B 61/Op. 7 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Vienna, Austria 
16. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
17. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
18. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 105/Op. 30 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
19. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 115/Op. 33 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; Paris, France 
20. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 41 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1840; Paris, France 
21. Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 145/Op. 50 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
22. Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 153/Op. 56 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
23. Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 157/Op. 59 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Paris, France 
24. Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 162/Op. 63 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
25. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 67: no 4 in A minor, B 163 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
26. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827-1849 
27. Mazurka for Piano in A minor, B 134 "Notre temps" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Paris, France 
28. Mazurka for Piano in A minor, B 140 "A Emile Gaillard" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Paris, France 
29. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
30. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1833 
31. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 27 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
32. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 106/Op. 32 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
33. Nocturne for Piano in C minor, B 108 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
34. Nocturne for Piano in C sharp minor, B 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830 
Notes: The attribution of this composition to Chopin is doubtful. 
35. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 37 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1849; Paris, France 
36. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 142/Op. 48 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
37. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 152/Op. 55 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
38. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 161/Op. 62 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
39. Nocturne for Piano in E minor, B 19/Op. 72 no 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
40. Sonata for Piano no 1 in C minor, B 23/Op. 4 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Poland 
41. Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
42. Sonata for Piano no 3 in B minor, B 155/Op. 58 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
43. Polonaises (2) for Piano, B 90/Op. 26 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
44. Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
45. Polonaise for Piano in F sharp minor, B 135/Op. 44 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
46. Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
47. Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
48. Polonaises (3) for Piano, Op. 71 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1828; Poland 
49. Polonaise for Piano in G minor, B 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Poland 
50. Polonaise for Piano in B flat major, B 3 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Poland 
51. Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 5 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1821; Poland 
52. Polonaise for Piano in G sharp minor, B 6 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Poland 
53. Polonaise for Piano in B flat minor, B 13 "Adieu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Poland 
54. Polonaise for Piano in G flat major, B 36 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
55. Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
56. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
57. Prelude for Piano in A flat major, B 86 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; Paris, France 
58. Prelude for Piano in C sharp minor, B 141/Op. 45 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
59. Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
60. Bolero for Piano in C major/A major, B 81/Op. 19 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
61. Bourées (2) for Piano, B 160b by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
62. Andantino for Piano in G minor, B 117 "Wiosna" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Paris, France 
63. Album Leaf for Piano in E major, B 151 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
64. Fugue for Piano in A minor, B 144 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1842; Paris, France 
65. Rondo for Piano in C minor, Op. 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Poland 
66. Rondo for Piano in F major, B 15/Op. 5 "ŕ la Mazur" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Poland 
67. Introduction in C minor and Rondo in E flat major for Piano, B 76/Op. 16 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832 
68. Rondo for 2 Pianos in C major, B 27/Op. 73 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martin Sauer (Piano), Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Poland 
69. Mazurkas (2) for Piano, B 16: no 1 in G major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Poland 
70. Mazurkas (2) for Piano, B 16: no 2 in B flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Poland 
71. Mazurka for Piano in B flat major, B 73 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832 
72. Mazurka for Piano in C major,B 82 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
73. Mazurka for Piano in A flat major, B 7 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Warsaw, Poland 
74. Mazurka for Piano in D major, B 4 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1820; Poland 
75. Variations for Piano in B flat major on a theme from Hérold's "Ludovic", B 80/Op. 12 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
76. Introduction and Variations in E major on a German Air, B 14 "Der Schweizerbub" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Poland 
77. Variations for Piano no 6 in E major on a March by Bellini, B 113 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
78. Variations for Piano in A major, B 37 "Souvenir de Paganini" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
79. Variations for 2 Pianos in D major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Martin Sauer (Piano), Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
80. Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 
81. Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
82. Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
83. Scherzo for Piano no 4 in E major, B 148/Op. 54 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
84. Impromptu for Piano no 1 in A flat major, B 110/Op. 29 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
85. Impromptu for Piano no 2 in F sharp major, B 129/Op. 36 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
86. Impromptu for Piano no 3 in G flat major, b 149/Op. 51 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
87. Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
88. Allegro de concert in A major, B 72/Op. 46 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1841; Paris, France 
89. Waltz for Piano in E flat major, B 62/Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
90. Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1838 
91. Waltz for Piano in A flat major, B 131/Op. 42 "Grande Valse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France; Paris, France 
92. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
93. Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1835 
94. Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 70 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1841 
95. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Stankovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
96. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Stankovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
97. Fantasia for Piano and Orchestra in A major on Polish Airs, Op. 13 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Stankovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Poland 
98. Variations for Piano and Orchestra in B flat major on Mozart's "Lŕ ci darem", Op. 2 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Stankovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 

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