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Chopin: Ballades

Biret,Idil
Release Date: 05/30/2001 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550508   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Ballade for Piano no 2 in F major/a minor, B 102/Op. 38 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 7 Minutes 41 Secs. 
2. Ballade for Piano no 3 in A flat major, B 136/Op. 47 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 7 Minutes 45 Secs. 
3. Ballade for Piano no 4 in F minor, B 146/Op. 52 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 12 Minutes 19 Secs. 
4. Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
5. Nouvelles Etudes (3) for Piano, B 130 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
6. Fantasie for Piano in F minor/A flat major, B 137/Op. 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 13 Minutes 36 Secs. 
7. Galop Marquis for Piano in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 0 Minutes 59 Secs. 
8. Largo for Piano in E flat major, B 109 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1837; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
9. Funeral March for Piano in C minor, B 10/Op. 72 no 2 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 5 Minutes 32 Secs. 
10. Cantabile for Piano in B flat major, B 84 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
11. Ballade for Piano no 1 in G minor, B 66/Op. 23 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1835 
Date of Recording: 03/1991-02/1992 
Venue:  Clara Wieck Auditorium, Heidelberg, Germ 
Length: 10 Minutes 1 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23
Ballade No. 2 in F major, Op. 38
Ballade No. 3 in A flat major, Op. 47
Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52
Berceuse in D flat major, Op. 57
3 Nouvelles etudes, Op. posth.: I. Etude No. 25 in F minor
3 Nouvelles etudes, Op. posth.: II. Etude No. 26 in A flat major
3 Nouvelles etudes, Op. posth.: III. Etude No. 27 in D flat major
Fantasy in F minor, Op. 49: Fantasie in F minor, Op. 49
Galopp in A flat major: Galop Marquis in A flat major
Largo in E flat major: BI 109
Funeral March, Op. 72, No. 2: Marche Funebre in C minor, Op. 72, No. 2
Cantabile in B flat major

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