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Chopin: A Musical Diary

Abdel Rahman El Bacha, Jean Frederic Neuburger, An
Release Date: 03/02/2010 
Label:  Mirare   Catalog #: 114  
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abdel Rahman El BachaAnne QueffélecPhilippe GiusianoIddo Bar-Shai
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

From childhood to death, Chopin never ceased writing for his soul mate: the piano. From the very first Polonaise composed at the age of seven, to the final mazurka, dictated on his deathbed in 1849, the music he left us reveals an extraordinary tormented genius devoted to elegance, poetry and beauty From childhood to death, Chopin never ceased writing for his soul mate: the piano. From the very first Polonaise composed at the age of seven, to the final mazurka, dictated on his deathbed in 1849, the music he left us reveals an extraordinary tormented genius devoted to elegance, poetry and beauty Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Polonaise for Piano in G minor, B 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abdel Rahman El Bacha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Poland 
2.
Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Abdel Rahman El Bacha (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
3.
Nocturne for Piano in E minor, B 19/Op. 72 no 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Anne Queffélec (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
4.
Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Anne Queffélec (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
5.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Philippe Giusiano (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
6.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 2 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Philippe Giusiano (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
7.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Philippe Giusiano (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
8.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 68: no 4 in F minor, B 168 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Iddo Bar-Shai (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Paris, France 
9.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 4 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Iddo Bar-Shai (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
10.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 3 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Iddo Bar-Shai (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
11.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 162/Op. 63: no 3 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Iddo Bar-Shai (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 

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