Frédéric François Chopin born Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin, was a Polish
composer and virtuoso pianist of the Romantic era who wrote ...
Mar 2, 2010 ... A composer of matchless genius, no one before or since Chopin has contributed
as many significant works to the piano's repertoire, or come ...
May 7, 2012 ... 4) Played by: Aldona Dvarionaite Fryderyk Chopin (Polish: Fryderyk ... Chopin's
music for the piano combined a unique rhythmic sense ...
Although he wrote little but piano works, many of them brief, Chopin ranks as one
of music's greatest tone poets by reason of his superfine imagination and ...
May 25, 2016 ... His father's employment exposed young Chopin to cultured Warsaw society, and
his mother introduced him to music at an early age. By age 6 ...
Chopin wrote music that was to be understood in purely musical terms and did
not depend on evoking literary or pictorial elements from the past. His most ...
Unfortunately, Chopin lived a relatively short life. This is reflected in the small
amount of works he composed. Certainly, the importance of quality is greater
Feb 15, 2010 ... Lion of the keyboard – or effete creator of drawing-room music? For the 200th
anniversary of Chopin's birth, Tom Service explores the mystery ...
Acclaimed as the greatest composer for piano, Frederic Chopin's works have
been recorded by all the great pianists of the recording era; from a private
Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849) is not always included in the same breath with
titans like Bach, ... of musical materials -- Chopin was never at home with
expansive structures. He was a musical poet extraordinaire, but no architect or