WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

The Classics - Chopin: Sonata No 2, Etc / Mikhail Pletnev


Release Date: 03/27/2001 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 61836   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 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:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
Venue:  St. Martin's Church, East Woodhay, UK 
Length: 25 Minutes 29 Secs. 
2.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, Op. 15: no 2 in F sharp major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
Venue:  St. Martin's Church, East Woodhay, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3.
Scherzo for Piano no 2 in B flat minor/D flat major, B 111/Op. 31 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
Venue:  St. Martin's Church, East Woodhay, UK 
Length: 11 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4.
Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
Venue:  St. Martin's Church, East Woodhay, UK 
Length: 9 Minutes 38 Secs. 
5.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 161/Op. 62: no 2 in E major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
Venue:  St. Martin's Church, East Woodhay, UK 
Length: 7 Minutes 13 Secs. 
6.
Nocturne for Piano in C sharp minor, B 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
Venue:  St. Martin's Church, East Woodhay, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: The attribution of this composition to Chopin is doubtful. 
7.
Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 142/Op. 48: no 1 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
Venue:  St. Martin's Church, East Woodhay, UK 
Length: 6 Minutes 18 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor Op. 35: I. Grave - Doppio movimento
Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor Op. 35: II. Scherzo
Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor Op. 35: III. Marche funèbre (Lento)
Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor Op. 35: IV. Finale (Presto)
Nocturnes: No. 5 in F sharp Op. 15 No. 2
Nocturnes: No. 18 in E Op. 62 No. 2
Barcarolle in F sharp Op. 60
Nocturnes: C sharp minor Op. posthumous
Nocturnes: No. 13 in C minor Op. 48 No. 1
4 Scherzos: No. 2 in B flat minor Op. 31

Customer Reviews

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




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In