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Chopin - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 09/06/1991 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 60830   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  John BrowningGéza AndaEmanuel AxPeter Serkin,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. 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 
2. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Géza Anda (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
3. 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 
4. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 3rd movement, Rondo by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
5. 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 
6. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 8 in F major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  John Browning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
7. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 27: no 2 in D flat major, B 96 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Peter Serkin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
8. Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Walter Hautzig (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
9. Ballade for Piano no 1 in G minor, B 66/Op. 23 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1835 
10. Waltz for Piano in E flat major, B 62/Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Géza Anda (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
11. Impromptu for Piano no 1 in A flat major, B 110/Op. 29 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Peter Serkin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
12. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Robert Leonardy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 

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