Arthur Rubinstein – Chopin Mazurka Op 6 No 2

Arthur Rubinstein – Chopin Mazurka Op 6 No 2

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Chopin Waltz op 64 no 2 in c sharp minor – Michel Mananes CD

For better audio Chopin Waltz in c sharp minor op. 64 no. 2 in c sharp minor click here: youtube.com Michel Mañanes plays Chopin Waltz in c sharp minor op. 64 no. 2 in c sharp minor. With recitals for Europe and south america specialy. Hewon first prize in several young piano competitions. He is Piano Teacher in Madrid and continue to give concerts. Michel Mañanes has obtained, recently, the University Title of “Expert in Pianistic Interpretation”, gotten with “Cum Laudae” by Unanimous vote (International University of Andalusia) Waltz in C? minor is the second work of Chopin\’s opus 64 and the companion to the Minute Waltz (Opus 64 no. 1). It consists of three main themes: Theme A tempo giusto chordal with a walking pace feel; Theme B più mosso (faster) — theme stated in running eighth notes, with all harmony in the left hand. Theme C più lento (slower) — a sostenuto in the tonic major (D-flat major, enharmonic equivalent to C-sharp major). Besides the slower general pace, the melody is in quarter notes except for a few flourishes in eighth notes, giving this section the quality of an interlude before the dramatic restatement of Theme B The overall layout of the piece is ABCBA B. The piece ends with a fade-out rather than the strident chords of his first Grande Valse Brillante (Op 18). In an orchestrated version, it forms part of the ballet Les Sylphides. Frédéric François Chopin (Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin, sometimes Szopen; 1 March 1810 17 October 1849) was a