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Horowitz Plays Chopin: Sonata No 2, Polonaises


Release Date: 09/30/2003 
Label:  Sony Classical Masterworks Catalog #: 90430   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

Imported from : ARGENTINA   
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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.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 1 in A major, B 120 "Military" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Poland 
3.
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 
4.
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
5.
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 
6.
Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
7.
Scherzo for Piano no 1 in B minor, B 65/Op. 20 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831-1832; Poland 

Sound Samples

I. Grave - Doppio movimento
II. Scherzo
III. Marche funèbre. Lento
IV. Presto
Polonaise in A Major, Op. 40, No. 1 "Military"
Polonaise in F-sharp minor, Op. 44; empo di polacca - Doppio movimento, tempo di Mazurka - Tempo I
Polonaise in A-flat Major, Op. 53 "Heroic"
Polonaise-Fantaisie in A-flat Major, Op. 61
Fantaisie-Impromptu, Op. 66
Scherzo No. 1 in B minor, Op. 20

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