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Ein Winter Auf Mallorca - Chopin & George Sand / Elsner, Knauer


Release Date: 12/03/2008 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 17012   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinVarious
Performer:  Sebastian KnauerHannelore Elsner
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 1 in A major, B 120 "Military" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Poland 
2. Polonaises (2) for Piano, Op. 40: no 2 in C minor, B 121 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
3. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 41: no 2 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Paris, France 
4. Mazurkas (4) for Piano, Op. 41: no 4 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
5. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
6. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 20 in C minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
7. Ballade for Piano no 2 in F major/a minor, B 102/Op. 38 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
8. Scherzo for Piano no 3 in C sharp minor, B 125/Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Mallorca (Majorca),  
9. Work(s) by Various
Performer:  Hannelore Elsner (Spoken Vocals)
Notes: Hannelore Elsner reads excerpts from George Sand's writings. 

Sound Samples

George Sand und Frederic Chopin ...
Polonaise No. 3 in A major, Op. 40, No. 1, "Military"
Im Jahre 1838 entschloss ich mich ...
Mazurka No. 29 in A flat major, Op. 41, No. 3: Mazurka No. 29 in A flat major, Op. 41, No. 4
Auf den Einbruch des Winters ...
24 Preludes, Op. 28: Prelude No. 20 in C minor, Op. 28, No. 20
Als Kranker war der arme grosse Kunstler unausstehlich.
24 Preludes, Op. 28: Prelude No. 15 in D flat major, Op. 28, No. 15, "Raindrop"
Als er sich wieder gefasst hatte ...
Ballade No. 2 in F major, Op. 38
Im Laufe von acht Jahren ...
Polonaise No. 4 in C minor, Op. 40, No. 2
Endlich im Februar ...
Mazurka No. 27 in E minor, Op. 41, No. 1: Mazurka No. 27 in E minor, Op. 41, No. 2
Auch aus heutiger Sicht ...
Scherzo No. 3 in C sharp minor, Op. 39

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