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Chopin: Ballets

Chopin Ballets / Various
Release Date: 05/17/2011 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 49834   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinJohn Lanchbery
Performer:  Philip GammonRonald SmithDmitri AlexeevAndrei Gavrilov,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert IrvingJohn Lanchbery
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 28 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Les Sylphides by Frédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Robert Irving
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 04/10/1959 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
2.
A Month in the Country, ballet sequence (music by Chopin) by John Lanchbery
Performer:  Philip Gammon (Piano)
Conductor:  John Lanchbery
Period: Contemporary 
Date of Recording: 07/28/1976 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
3.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 162/Op. 63: no 3 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
4.
Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 2 in B minor, B 35 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
Venue:  St. Michael's Church, Highgate, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
5.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 115/Op. 33: no 3 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
6.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 60/Op. 6: no 4 in E flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 0 Minutes 37 Secs. 
7.
Mazurkas (5) for Piano, B 61/Op. 7: no 5 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 0 Minutes 49 Secs. 
8.
Mazurkas (5) for Piano, B 61/Op. 7: no 4 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 3 Secs. 
9.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24: no 2 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
10.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 60/Op. 6: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
11.
Waltz for Piano in A flat major, B 131/Op. 42 "Grande Valse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France; Paris, France 
Venue:  St. Michael's Church, Highgate, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
12.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 2 in A minor, B 64 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Poland 
Venue:  St. Michael's Church, Highgate, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 11 Secs. 
13.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 153/Op. 56: no 2 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
14.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 4 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1836; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1984-87 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
15.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 1 in A flat major, B 94 "Valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Venue:  St. Michael's Church, Highgate, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
16.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 5 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1834; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1984-87 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
17.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 2 in A minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1984-87 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 16 Secs. 
18.
Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Cécile Ousset (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 5 Secs. 
19.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 1 in F major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 11/1978/02/1979 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
20.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 1 in A major, B 120 "Military" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Poland 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 37 Secs. 
21.
Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
22.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 18 in F minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 0 Secs. 
23.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 16 in B flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
24.
Waltz for Piano in E minor, B 56 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Agustin Anievas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
25.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 7 in A major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 0 Minutes 46 Secs. 
26.
Mazurkas (2) for Piano, B 16: no 1 in G major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ronald Smith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Poland 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 27 Secs. 
27.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 4 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
28.
Ballade for Piano no 3 in A flat major, B 136/Op. 47 by Frédéric Chopin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 42 Secs. 

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