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The Alfred Brendel Collection - Chopin: Polonaises


Release Date: 11/09/2004 
Label:  Vanguard   Catalog #: 1589   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alfred Brendel
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 50 Mins. 

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This is a hybrid Super Audio CD playable on both regular and Super Audio CD players. This is a hybrid Super Audio CD playable on both regular and Super Audio CD players. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/1968 
Venue:  Mozartsaal, Konzerthaus, Vienna 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
2.
Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 2 in C minor, B 121 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/1968 
Venue:  Mozartsaal, Konzerthaus, Vienna 
Length: 5 Minutes 57 Secs. 
3.
Polonaise for Piano in F sharp minor, B 135/Op. 44 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/1968 
Venue:  Mozartsaal, Konzerthaus, Vienna 
Length: 11 Minutes 17 Secs. 
4.
Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Date of Recording: 04/1968 
Venue:  Mozartsaal, Konzerthaus, Vienna 
Length: 11 Minutes 52 Secs. 
5.
Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1968 
Venue:  Mozartsaal, Konzerthaus, Vienna 
Length: 13 Minutes 40 Secs. 

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