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Chopin: Polonaises Vol 1 / Idil Biret


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 550360   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Polonaises (2) for Piano, B 90/Op. 26: no 1 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 5/1991 
Venue:  Tonstudio van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
2. Polonaises (2) for Piano, B 90/Op. 26: no 2 in E flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1835; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 5/1991 
Venue:  Tonstudio van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
3. Polonaise for Piano in F sharp minor, B 135/Op. 44 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 5/1991 
Venue:  Tonstudio van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
4. Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 5/1991 
Venue:  Tonstudio van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
5. Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Date of Recording: 5/1991 
Venue:  Tonstudio van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
6. Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 1 in A major, B 120 "Military" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Poland 
Date of Recording: 5/1991 
Venue:  Tonstudio van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 
7. Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 2 in C minor, B 121 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 5/1991 
Venue:  Tonstudio van Geest, Heidelberg, Germany 

Sound Samples

Polonaise No. 1 in C sharp minor, Op. 26, No. 1
Polonaise No. 2 in E flat minor, Op. 26, No. 2
Polonaise No. 3 in A major, Op. 40, No. 1, "Military"
Polonaise No. 4 in C minor, Op. 40, No. 2
Polonaise No. 5 in F sharp minor, Op. 44
Polonaise No. 6 in A flat major, Op. 53, "Heroic"
Polonaise No. 7 in A flat major, Op. 61, "Polonaise-fantaisie": Polonaise No. 7 in A flat major, Op. 61, "Polonaise-Fantaisie"

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