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Chopin: 4 Scherzi, Etc / Maurizio Pollini


Release Date: 02/11/1992 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 1154005   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 
Date of Recording: 09/1990 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich 
Length: 9 Minutes 32 Secs. 
2.
Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/1990 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich 
Length: 9 Minutes 52 Secs. 
3.
Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
Date of Recording: 09/1990 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich 
Length: 7 Minutes 25 Secs. 
4.
Scherzo for Piano no 4 in E major, B 148/Op. 54 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/1990 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich 
Length: 10 Minutes 36 Secs. 
5.
Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/1990 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
6.
Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/1990 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich 
Length: 8 Minutes 36 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Scherzo No.1 in B minor, Op.20
Scherzo No.2 in B flat minor, Op.31
Scherzo No.3 in C sharp minor, Op.39
Scherzo No.4 in E, Op.54
Berceuse in D flat, Op.57
Barcarolle in F sharp, Op.60

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  2 Customer Reviews )
 disappointment June 24, 2013 By mitsuru yasuhara (princeton, NJ) See All My Reviews "Rather poor and hasty performance. Pollini should be able to spend more time and care and practice before recording. Very bad of Arkiv to list this as recommended." Report Abuse
 Great February 19, 2013 By Meagan B. See All My Reviews "It was great" Report Abuse
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