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Chopin For Relaxation


Release Date: 04/13/1999 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 63423   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Peter SerkinJohn BrowningEmanuel AxGéza Anda,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Peter Serkin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
Length: 9 Minutes 9 Secs. 
2. Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Peter Serkin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  John Browning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
4. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25: no 1 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  John Browning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 161/Op. 62: no 1 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 5 Secs. 
6. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 27: no 2 in D flat major, B 96 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Peter Serkin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 30 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11: 2nd movement, Romanze by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Length: 9 Minutes 57 Secs. 
8. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Length: 9 Minutes 20 Secs. 
9. Nouvelles Etudes (3) for Piano, B 130: no 2 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
10. Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 1 in A flat major, B 95 "L'adieu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Géza Anda (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
11. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 7 in A major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Nikolsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 0 Minutes 48 Secs. 
12. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 11 in B major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Nikolsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 0 Minutes 35 Secs. 
13. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Nikolsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
14. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 23 in F major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Nikolsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 0 Minutes 51 Secs. 
15. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 13 in F sharp major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Nikolsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
16. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 3 in G major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andrei Nikolsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 0 Minutes 56 Secs. 

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