WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Chopin: Preludes, Etc / Barenboim


Release Date: 03/01/2005 
Label:  Emi Classics Encore Catalog #: 85453   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes prelude(s) for pno by Frédéric Chopin. Soloist: Daniel Barenboim. Includes prelude(s) for pno by Frédéric Chopin. Soloist: Daniel Barenboim. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/1976 
Venue:  Zehlendorf, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 37 Minutes 41 Secs. 
2. Prelude for Piano in C sharp minor, B 141/Op. 45 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/1976 
Venue:  Zehlendorf, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
3. Prelude for Piano in A flat major, B 86 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/1976 
Venue:  Zehlendorf, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 0 Minutes 49 Secs. 
4. Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 06/1973 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
5. Polonaise-fantaisie for Piano in A flat major, B 159/Op. 61 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Poland 
Date of Recording: 06/1973 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 13 Minutes 26 Secs. 
6. Variations for Piano in A major, B 37 "Souvenir de Paganini" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Poland 
Date of Recording: 06/1973 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
7. Variations for Piano in B flat major on a theme from Hérold's "Ludovic", B 80/Op. 12 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 06/1973 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 22 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Preludes Op. 28: No. 1 in C major (Agitato)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 2 in A minor (Lento)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 3 in G major (Vivace)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 4 in E minor (Largo)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 5 in D major (Allegro molto)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 6 in B minor (Lento assai)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 7 in A major (Andantino)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 8 in F sharp minor (Molto agitato)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 9 in E major (Largo)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 11 in B major (Vivace)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 12 in G sharp minor (Presto)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 13 in F sharp major (Lento)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 14 in E flat minor (Allegro)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 15 in D flat major (Sostenuto)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 16 in B flat minor (Presto con fuoco)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 17 in A flat major (Allegretto)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 18 in F minor (Allegro molto)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 19 in E flat major (Vivace)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 20 in C minor (Largo)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 21 in B flat major (Cantabile)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 22 in G minor (Molto agitato)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 23 in F major (Moderato)
Preludes Op. 28: No. 24 in D minor (Allegro appassionato)
Prelude in C sharp minor Op. 45
Prelude Op. Posth.
Berceuse in D flat Op. 57
Polonaise-fantaisie in A flat Op. 61
Variations in A ('Souvenir de Paganini')
Introduction and Variations in B flat on a theme from Hérold's 'Ludovic' ('Variations brillantes') Op. 12

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook