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Chopin: Scherzos, Mazurkas / Emanuel Ax


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 44544   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 
2. Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
3. Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
4. Scherzo for Piano no 4 in E major, B 148/Op. 54 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
5. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 60/Op. 6: no 2 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Vienna, Austria 
6. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 89/Op. 24: no 2 in C major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
7. Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 153/Op. 56: no 3 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
8. Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 157/Op. 59 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Paris, France 

Sound Samples

Scherzo Op. 20 in B minor - Presto con fuoco
Scherzo Op. 31 in B-flat minor - Presto (Instrumental)
Scherzo Op. 39 in C-sharp minor - Presto con fuoco
Scherzo in E Major, Op. 54. Presto (Instrumental)
Mazurka in C-sharp minor, Op. 6, No. 2
Mazurka Op. 24, No. 2 in C Major
Mazurka Op. 56, No. 3 in C minor
Mazurka Op. 59, No. 1 in A minor
Mazurka in A-flat Major, Op. 59, No. 2
Mazurka Op. 59, No. 3 in F-sharp minor

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