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Composer of the Week: Fryderyk Chopin (1810-49)


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1/5. Donald Macleod looks at some important events and encounters in Chopin's early life - among them a visit to Warsaw by virtuoso violinist Nicolo Paganini.
Souvenir de Paganini Fou Ts'ong (piano) Waltz in B minor, Op 69 No 2 Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)
Piano Concerto No 1 in E minor Martha Argerich , Montreal SO, conductor Charles Dutoit Berceuse in D flat Alfred Cortot (piano)
Producer Rachel Hopkin Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Violinist: Nicolo Paganini.
Piano: Fou Ts'Ong
Piano: Vladimir Ashkenazy
Unknown: Martha Argerich
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Piano: Alfred Cortot
Producer: Rachel Hopkin

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Composer of the Week: Fryderyk Chopin (1810-49)

BBC Radio 3, 17 October 2005 12.00

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