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Chopin: Polonaises / Ohlsson, Smith


Release Date: 02/21/2006 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 76930   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick OhlssonRonald Smith
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, B 90/Op. 26 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 13 Minutes 27 Secs. 
2.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 11 Minutes 26 Secs. 
3.
Polonaise for Piano in F sharp minor, B 135/Op. 44 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 11 Minutes 1 Secs. 
4.
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 43 Secs. 
5.
Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 0 Secs. 
6.
Polonaises (3) for Piano, Op. 71 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1828; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 18 Minutes 26 Secs. 
7.
Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 7 Secs. 
8.
Polonaise for Piano in G minor, B 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
9.
Polonaise for Piano in B flat major, B 3 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
10.
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 5 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1821; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
11.
Polonaise for Piano in G sharp minor, B 6 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
12.
Polonaise for Piano in B flat minor, B 13 "Adieu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
13.
Polonaise for Piano in G flat major, B 36 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 0 Secs. 
14.
Fantasie for Piano in F minor/A flat major, B 137/Op. 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1973 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 11 Minutes 30 Secs. 
15.
Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1973 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 15 Secs. 
16.
Variations for Piano in B flat major on a theme from Hérold's "Ludovic", B 80/Op. 12 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 07/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 25 Secs. 
17.
Bolero for Piano in C major/A major, B 81/Op. 19 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 07/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 45 Secs. 
18.
Tarantella for Piano in A flat major, B 139/Op. 43 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 07/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
19.
Ecossaises (3) for Piano, B 12/Op. 72 no 3 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Poland 
Date of Recording: 07/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio 1, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 

Sound Samples

16 Polonaises (2005 Digital Remaster): C sharp minor, Op.26/1
16 Polonaises (2005 Digital Remaster): E flat minor, Op.26/2
16 Polonaises (2005 Digital Remaster): A, Op.40/1, 'Military'
16 Polonaises (2005 Digital Remaster): C minor, Op.40/2
16 Polonaises (2005 Digital Remaster): F sharp minor, Op.44
16 Polonaises (2005 Digital Remaster): A flat, Op.53, 'Heroic'
16 Polonaises (2005 Digital Remaster): A flat, Op.61, 'Polonaise-fantaisie'
Trois Polonaises Posthumes Op. 71: No. 8 in D minor Op. 71/1
Trois Polonaises Posthumes Op. 71: No 9 in B flat major Op. 71/2
Trois Polonaises Posthumes Op. 71: No. 10 in F minor Op. 71/3
Andante spianato & Grand polonaise in E Flat Major. Op. 22
Polonaise in G minor
Polonaise in B flat major
Polonaise in A flat major
Polonaise in G sharp minor
Polonaise in B flat minor 'Adieu'
Polonaise in G flat major
Fantasie in F minor Op. 49
Barcarolle in F sharp major Op. 60
Variations in B flat on a Theme from Hérold's 'Ludovic' Op. 12
Boléro, Op. 19
Tarentelle in A flat Op. 43
3 Ecossaises Op. 72/3: No. 1 in D Major
3 Ecossaises Op. 72/3: No. 2 in G major
3 Ecossaises Op. 72/3: No. 3 in D flat

Customer Reviews

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 GREAT April 14, 2013 By Richard H. (Glendale, AZ) See All My Reviews "Great recording of some very fine piano music. A must for any Chopin lover." Report Abuse
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