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Chopin: Nocturnes / Brigitte Engerer


Release Date: 07/13/2010 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 501430   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The essence of Romanticism. The 19th century gave a new significance to the night, and in his later works Chopin was to give the nocturne its musical accolade, so to speak. These works, rising from the darkness of the night and its romantic associations, are amongst the most beautiful and most intimate ever composed by Chopin. The essence of Romanticism. The 19th century gave a new significance to the night, and in his later works Chopin was to give the nocturne its musical accolade, so to speak. These works, rising from the darkness of the night and its romantic associations, are amongst the most beautiful and most intimate ever composed by Chopin. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 1 in B flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 5 Minutes 46 Secs. 
2.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
3.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 3 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 6 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 1 in F major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
5.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 2 in F sharp major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
6.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 3 in G minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
7.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 27: no 1 in C sharp minor, B 91 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 29 Secs. 
8.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 27: no 2 in D flat major, B 96 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 46 Secs. 
9.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 106/Op. 32: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
10.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 106/Op. 32: no 2 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
11.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 37: no 1 in G minor, B 119 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 47 Secs. 
12.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 37: no 2 in G major, B 127 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
13.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 142/Op. 48: no 1 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 58 Secs. 
14.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 142/Op. 48: no 2 in F sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
15.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 152/Op. 55: no 1 in F minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 16 Secs. 
16.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 152/Op. 55: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
17.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 161/Op. 62: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 24 Secs. 
18.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 161/Op. 62: no 2 in E major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 14 Secs. 
19.
Nocturne for Piano in E minor, B 19/Op. 72 no 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
20.
Nocturne for Piano in C sharp minor, B 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
21.
Nocturne for Piano in C minor, B 108 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 

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