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Chopin: Piano Sonatas Nos. 1 - 3


Release Date: 05/06/1996 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 448123   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano no 1 in C minor, B 23/Op. 4 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Poland 
2. Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
3. Sonata for Piano no 3 in B minor, B 155/Op. 58 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No.1 in C minor, Op.4: 1. Allegro maestoso
Piano Sonata No.1 in C minor, Op.4: 2. Minuetto (Allegretto)
Piano Sonata No.1 in C minor, Op.4: 3. Larghetto
Piano Sonata No.1 in C minor, Op.4: 4. Finale (Presto)
Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35: 1. Grave - Doppio movimento
Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35: 2. Scherzo - Più lento - Tempo I
Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35: 3. Marche funèbre (Lento)
Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.35: 4. Finale (Presto)
Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op.58: 1. Allegro maestoso
Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op.58: 2. Scherzo (Molto vivace)
Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op.58: 3. Largo
Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op.58: 4. Finale (Presto non tanto)

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