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Favorite Chopin Vol 2 / Vladimir Horowitz


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 42412   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
2.
Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1966 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
3.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 7 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Paris, France 
4.
Mazurkas (3) for Piano, B 145/Op. 50: no 3 in C sharp minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
5.
Nocturne for Piano in E minor, B 19/Op. 72 no 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1968 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
6.
Mazurkas (4) for Piano, B 115/Op. 33: no 4 in B minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1966 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
7.
Polonaise for Piano in F sharp minor, B 135/Op. 44 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 

Sound Samples

I. Grave - Doppio movimento
II. Scherzo
III. Marche funèbre. Lento
IV. Presto
Polonaise-Fantaisie in A-flat Major, Op. 61
Etude in C-sharp minor, Op. 25, No. 7
Mazurka in C-sharp minor, Op. 50, No. 3: Moderato
Nocturne in E minor, Op. 72, No. 1
Mesto from Mazurka in B minor, Op.33, No. 4
Polonaise in F-sharp minor, Op. 44

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