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Chopin Greatest Hits


Release Date: 03/24/2009 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 742559   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Philippe EntremontAlexander BrailowskyJohn BrowningRudolf Serkin,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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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 
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 
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 
4. 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 
5. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 1 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano), John Browning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Paris, France 
6. 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 
7. 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 
8. 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 
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 
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 
11. Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March": 1st movement, Grave by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
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 
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 
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 
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 
16. Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 

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