Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin

Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin

by Jeremy Siepmann
     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
07/17/2001
Label:
Naxos
UPC:
0636943800126
catalogNumber:
8558001-04

Tracks

  1. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Chopin and the soul of the piano
  2. Berceuse for piano in D flat major, Op. 57, CT 7: Excerpt
  3. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Chopin the Pole
  4. Polonaise for piano G minor, KK IIa/1, CT 161: Excerpt
  5. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Early Education
  6. Introduction and variations on a German Air ("Der Schweizerbub") for piano in E major, KK IVa/4, CT 227: Excerpt
  7. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Encounters with the Polish peasantry
  8. Mazurka for piano in G major, KK II/2, CT 100
  9. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Chopin as industrious pupil
  10. Sonata for piano No. 1 in C minor, Op. 4, CT 201: Opening
  11. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: He finds his true voice as a composer
  12. Rondo à la Mazur for piano in F major, Op. 5. CT 193: Excerpt
  13. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The fun-loving teenager
  14. Ecossaises (3) for piano, Op. 72/3, CT. 11-13
  15. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Onset of illness and the death of a sister
  16. Nocturne for piano E minor, KK IV/b, CT 128
  17. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Hats off, Gentlemen! A genius!
  18. Variations for piano & orchestra in B flat major on "La ci darem" from Mozart's Don Giovanni, Op. 2, CT 225: Excerpt
  19. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The influence of Paganini
  20. Variations for piano in A major "Souvenir de Paganini," KK IVa/10 (spurious): Excerpt
  21. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The first Etudes
  22. Etude for piano in C sharp minor, Op. 10/4, CT 17
  23. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Success in Vienna
  24. Nocturne for piano in C sharp minor, KK Anh.Ia/6 (doubtful): Excerpt
  25. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Chopin in love
  26. Introduction and Polonaise brillante for cello & piano in C major, Op. 3, CT 148: Excerpt
  27. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Stagnation, celebrity and the first Concerto
  28. Concerto for piano & orchestra No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21, CT 48: Excerpt
  29. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Return of vitality and inspiration
  30. Concerto for piano & orchestra No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11, CT 47: Excerpt
  31. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Farewells and the final departure from Poland
  32. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Europe and Chopin in crisis
  33. Scherzo for piano No. 1 in B minor, Op. 20, CT 197: Excerpt
  34. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Arrival in Paris
  35. Waltz for piano in E flat major, Op. 18, CT 207
  36. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Paris, politics, Poles, and performance
  37. Impromptu for piano in A flat major, Op. 29, CT 43
  38. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Chopin and the opera
  39. Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise for piano & orchestra, Op. 22: Andante spianato
  40. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Chopin and Kalkbrenner
  41. Etude for piano in G flat major, Op. 10/5, CT 18
  42. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The cholera epidemic; the fashionable teacher
  43. Etude for piano in C minor ("Revolutionary"), Op. 10/12, CT 25
  44. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Teaching in ernest
  45. Etude for piano in A minor, Op. 25/4, CT 29
  46. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Souplesse avant tout!
  47. Nocturne for piano in B flat minor, Op. 9/1, CT 109
  48. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The Wodzinska affair
  49. Nocturne for piano in B major, Op. 32/1, CT 116: Excerpt
  50. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: An elegant, pale, sad young man
  51. Nocturne for piano in D flat major, Op. 27/2, CT 155
  52. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: George Sand and a Majorcan winter
  53. Work(s): Unspecified Préludes from Op. 28
  54. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Misanthropy, hypocrisy, and prejudice
  55. Work(s): Unspecified Mazurkas
  56. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: At Nohant: an idyllic and creative summer
  57. Impromptu for piano F sharp major, Op. 36, CT 44
  58. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The Idyll continues
  59. Sonata for piano No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35, CT 202: Funeral march and finale
  60. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The return to Paris
  61. Ballade for piano No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52, CT 5 (Four Ballades)
  62. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Chopin grows moody, petulant, and volatile
  63. Sonata for piano No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58, CT 203: Finale
  64. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Failing health and mounting tensions
  65. Barcarolle for piano in F sharp major, Op. 60, CT 6
  66. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The break with Sand; illness; London
  67. Prelude for piano No. 8 in F sharp minor, Op. 28/8, CT 173
  68. The Life and Works of Frédéric Chopin, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Scotland, London, Paris; decline and death
  69. Polonaise for piano in A flat major, Op. 53, CT 155

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