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Jan 21, · Chopin – Nocturnes (Complete) Piano: Arthur Rubinstein Posted by M. Özgür Nevres January 21, May 13, Leave a comment on Chopin – Nocturnes (Complete) Piano: Arthur Rubinstein Polish American classical pianist Arthur Rubinstein plays Chopin nocturnes, 21 short pieces for solo piano written by Frédéric Chopin between and
Defining moments. Rubinstein chose an all-Chopin programme for his long-delayed return to Russia in He caused a furore, expecially in the heroics of the A flat Polonaise, storming through the coda in a blaze of exultancy. But my closing memory is of Rubinstein’s final recital, given at .
Nocturnes (Chopin) They are generally considered among the finest short solo works for the instrument and hold an important place in contemporary concert repertoire. Although Chopin did not invent the nocturne, he popularized and expanded on it, building on .
Dec 17, · Perhaps the greatest tribute to Rubinstein's treatment of these pieces is that even the most well known Nocturnes emerge as totally fresh works. The pianist, by the s considered the "elder statesman" of Chopin, gives faithful renditions of these works, and this is the set I would recommend to someone hearing the Nocturnes for the first time/5(7).