Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral March', op. 35

Fréderic Chopin completed his Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor, op. 35, in 1839. This work is often nicknamed Funeral March in reference to its most popular Marcia Funebre third movement, which was written two years earlier than the rest of the sonata. This movement was later adapted for orchestral by both Leopold Stokowski and Sir Edward Elgar, and played in a number of well known funerals (the original piece had been played at the graveside during Chopin's own burial). There is no shortage of drama in this Sonata ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral march' - I. Grave, Doppio movimento
Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral march' - II. Scherzo
Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral march' - III. Marche Funebre, Lento
Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral march' - IV. Finale. Presto
Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral march' - I. Grave, Doppio movimento
Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral march' - II. Scherzo
Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral march' - III. Marche Funebre, Lento
Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral march' - IV. Finale. Presto
Composer Form Instrument Period
Frédéric Chopin Sonata Piano Romantic

Frédéric Chopin

Frederic Francois Chopin was a Polish composer, virtuoso pianist, and music teacher of French–Polish parentage. He was one of the great masters ...
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