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The Chopin Collection


Release Date: 06/27/2006 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 685246   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Philippe EntremontAlexander BrailowskyJohn BrowningRudolf Serkin,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Frédéric Chopin. Soloists: Emanuel Ax, Alexander Brailowsky, John Browning (Piano), Philippe Entremont, Fou Ts'ong, Rudolf Serkin. Includes work(s) by Frédéric Chopin. Soloists: Emanuel Ax, Alexander Brailowsky, John Browning (Piano), Philippe Entremont, Fou Ts'ong, Rudolf Serkin. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 0 Secs. 
2. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alexander Brailowsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alexander Brailowsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
4. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  John Browning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
5. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 12 in C minor, B 67 "Revolutionary" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  John Browning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
6. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 1 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  John Browning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
7. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 4 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
8. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 7 in A major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 0 Minutes 43 Secs. 
9. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 20 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
10. Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
11. Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March": 3rd movement, Marche funébre by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 8 Minutes 37 Secs. 
12. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 161/Op. 62: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 5 Secs. 
13. Ballade for Piano no 4 in F minor, B 146/Op. 52 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Length: 11 Minutes 42 Secs. 
14. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 4 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Fou Ts'ong (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
15. Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 36 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Polonaise in A-Flat Major, Op. 53 "Heroic"
Waltz in D-flat Major, Op. 64, No. 1 "Minute"
Waltz in C-sharp minor, Op. 64, No. 2
No. 3 in E
No. 12 in C Minor "Revolutionary"
No. 1 in A-Flat "Aeolian Harp"
No. 4 in E minor. Largo
No. 7 in A Major. Andantino
No. 20 in C minor. Largo
Fantaisie-impromptu, Op. 66
Marche funèbre
Nocturne in B, Op. 62, No. 1
No. 4, Op. 52 in F Minor
No. 4 in A minor: Lento, ma non troppo
Andante Spinato and Grande Polonaise Brillante, Op. 22

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