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Chopin: Best Loved Piano Pieces

Chopin: Best Loved Piano Pieces / Various
Release Date: 08/23/2011 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 84027   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René DuchableMikhail PletnevLeif Ove AndsnesPiotr Anderszewski
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
2.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 12 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
3.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 4 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
5.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 24 in D minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
6.
Nocturne for piano in C sharp minor (doubtful), KK Anh.Ia/6 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
7.
Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 1 in A flat major, B 95 "L'adieu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Francois-René Duchable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
8.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 2 in F sharp major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
9.
Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Length: 11 Minutes 5 Secs. 
10.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March": 3rd movement, Marche funébre by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 9 Minutes 20 Secs. 
11.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 77/Op. 17: no 1 in B flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1833; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
12.
Sonata for Piano no 3 in B minor, B 155/Op. 58: 4th movement, Presto non tanto by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
13.
Ballade for Piano no 4 in F minor, B 146/Op. 52 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Piotr Anderszewski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Length: 11 Minutes 53 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Etude in E Major, Op. 10 No. 3 "Tristesse": Chopin: Etude in E Major, Op. 10 No. 3 "Tristesse"
27 Etudes Opp. 10, 25 and posth: C minor, Op. 25/12
Prelude in E minor (Largo) Op. 28 No. 4
Prelude in D flat major, Op.28 No.15
Preludes Op. 28: No. 24 in D minor (Allegro appassionato)
Nocturne No.21 in C minor, Op.Posth.
Waltzes: No. 9 in A flat major, Op. 69/1
Nocturnes: No. 5 in F sharp Op. 15 No. 2
4 Scherzos: No. 2 in B flat minor Op. 31
Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor Op. 35: III. Marche funèbre (Lento)
Mazurka No. 1 in B Flat, Op.17
Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor Op.58: IV. Finale: Presto non tanto
4 Ballades: No. 4 in F Minor, Op.52: Chopin: 4 Ballades: No. 4 in F Minor, Op.52

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