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Chopin: Etudes, Sonatas & Impromptus / Janina Fialkowska

Chopin / Fialkowska,Janina
Release Date: 05/25/2010 
Label:  Atma Classique   Catalog #: 2554   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

ATMA now offers a 2-CD boxed set dedicated to the piano music of Frédéric Chopin. Pianist Janina Fialkowska, who the legendary Arthur Rubinstein called a "born Chopin interpreter" has chosen the Études opus 10 and opus 25, the Piano Sonatas nos. 2 and 3, three impromptus, and the Fantaisie-impromptu. To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frédéric Chopin, Janina Fialkowska, Canada’s “First Lady of Chopin”, has embarked on an incredible year of recitals, orchestral concerts, and master classes across Canada, the Unites States and Europe. ATMA now offers a 2-CD boxed set dedicated to the piano music of Frédéric Chopin. Pianist Janina Fialkowska, who the legendary Arthur Rubinstein called a "born Chopin interpreter" has chosen the Études opus 10 and opus 25, the Piano Sonatas nos. 2 and 3, three impromptus, and the Fantaisie-impromptu. To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frédéric Chopin, Janina Fialkowska, Canada’s “First Lady of Chopin”, has embarked on an incredible year of recitals, orchestral concerts, and master classes across Canada, the Unites States and Europe. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1833; Poland 
2.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 25 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1836; Paris, France 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, B 128/Op. 35 "Funeral March" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1839; Paris, France 
4.
Impromptu for Piano no 1 in A flat major, B 110/Op. 29 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Paris, France 
5.
Impromptu for Piano no 2 in F sharp major, B 129/Op. 36 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Paris, France 
6.
Impromptu for Piano no 3 in G flat major, b 149/Op. 51 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Paris, France 
7.
Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
8.
Sonata for Piano no 3 in B minor, B 155/Op. 58 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Janina Fialkowska (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 

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