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Chopin: Mazurkas, Polonaises, Scherzi / Arthur Rubinstein


Release Date: 01/12/2010 
Label:  Emi Classics Références Catalog #: 64697   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 3 Hours 52 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The mazurkas were recorded November 13 and December 12-14, 1938 and May 10, 1939. The mazurkas were recorded November 13 and December 12-14, 1938 and May 10, 1939. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 1 in A flat major, B 94 "Valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/09/1928 
Venue:  Studio C, Small Queens Hall, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
2.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 60/Op. 6: no 1 in F sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
3.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 60/Op. 6: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
4.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 60/Op. 6: no 3 in E major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
5.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 60/Op. 6: no 4 in E flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 0 Minutes 22 Secs. 
6.
Mazurkas (5) for Piano, B 61/Op. 7: no 1 in B flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
7.
Mazurkas (5) for Piano, B 61/Op. 7: no 2 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
8.
Mazurkas (5) for Piano, B 61/Op. 7: no 3 in F minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
9.
Mazurkas (5) for Piano, B 61/Op. 7: no 4 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 0 Minutes 56 Secs. 
10.
Mazurkas (5) for Piano, B 61/Op. 7: no 5 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 0 Minutes 34 Secs. 
11.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 1 in B flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
12.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 2 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
13.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 3 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
14.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 4 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
15.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24: no 1 in G minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
16.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24: no 2 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
17.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24: no 3 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
18.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24: no 4 in B flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
19.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 105/Op. 30: no 1 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 32 Secs. 
20.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 105/Op. 30: no 2 in B minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
21.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 105/Op. 30: no 3 in D flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
22.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 105/Op. 30: no 4 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
23.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 115/Op. 33: no 1 in G sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
24.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 115/Op. 33: no 2 in D major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
25.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 115/Op. 33: no 3 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
26.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 115/Op. 33: no 4 in B minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
27.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 41: no 1 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
28.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 41: no 2 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
29.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 41: no 3 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 5 Secs. 
30.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 41: no 4 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
31.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 145/Op. 50: no 1 in G major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
32.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 145/Op. 50: no 2 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
33.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 145/Op. 50: no 3 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
34.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 153/Op. 56: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
35.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 153/Op. 56: no 2 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 22 Secs. 
36.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 153/Op. 56: no 3 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
37.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 157/Op. 59: no 1 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
38.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 157/Op. 59: no 2 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
39.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 157/Op. 59: no 3 in F sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
40.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 162/Op. 63: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
41.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 162/Op. 63: no 2 in F minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
42.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 162/Op. 63: no 3 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
43.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 67: no 1 in G major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 6 Secs. 
44.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 67: no 2 in G minor, B 167 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 25 Secs. 
45.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 67: no 3 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
46.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 1 in C major, B 38 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
47.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 2 in A minor, B 18 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
48.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 3 in F major, B 34 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 25 Secs. 
49.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 4 in F minor, B 168 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
50.
Mazurka for Piano in A minor, B 134 "Notre temps" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
51.
Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1932 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 18 Secs. 
52.
Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/1932 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 11 Secs. 
53.
Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
Date of Recording: 10/1932 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 26 Secs. 
54.
Scherzo for Piano no 4 in E major, B 148/Op. 54 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/1932 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 9 Minutes 33 Secs. 
55.
Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/18/1928 
Venue:  Studio C, Small Queens Hall, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 20 Secs. 
56.
Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 07/22/1932 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
57.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, B 90/Op. 26: no 1 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 02/06/1935 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 56 Secs. 
58.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, B 90/Op. 26: no 2 in E flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 02/06/1935 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 4 Secs. 
59.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 1 in A major, B 120 "Military" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Poland 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1934 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
60.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 2 in C minor, B 121 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 12/06/1934 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
61.
Polonaise for Piano in F sharp minor, B 135/Op. 44 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/29/1935 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 9 Minutes 22 Secs. 
62.
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 02/02/1935 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 13 Secs. 
63.
Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1934 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 11 Minutes 49 Secs. 
64.
Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1935 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 13 Minutes 45 Secs. 
65.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 67: no 4 in A minor, B 163 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Artur Rubinstein (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Venue:  Studio no 3, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 

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