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Chopin: Nocturnes

Chopin: Nocturnes
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11 years, 11 months ago at Nov 3 20:35
Absolutely beautiful piano pieces composed by Chopin and played with supreme skill and emotional intensity by pianist Ivan Moravec.

This particular release includes all 19 of Chopin's nocturnes, here recording in 1965 by Moravec. The sound quality is rich, free of hiss or distortion. Each note played is clearly and cleanly captured.

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Description: If Moravec had made only these recordings, he would still be esteemed as one of our greatest pianists. He makes the piano sing throughout this set--coloring the music with exquisite tonal shadings, reflecting the changes of mood with total conviction, and providing moment after moment of revelatory beauty. Many critics consider this the greatest set of the Chopin Nocturnes ever recorded, even finer than the superb stereo set by Rubinstein on RCA. The 1966 recordings, made in two different venues, are still outstanding examples of beautiful-sounding, realistic piano sound. --Leslie Gerber ... (more)
Manufacturer: Nonesuch
Release date: 25 June 1991
EAN: 0075597923322 UPC: 075597923322
Tags: Ivan Moravec (1), Romantic (1), Classical (1), Poland (1), Piano (1), Baroque (1)
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