Nocturne in C sharp minor 'Lento con gran espressione', B. 49 (Op. posth.)

Frédéric Chopin wrote his Nocturne in C sharp minor in 1830, though it was never published during his life. He dedicated this work to his older sister as an exercise to prepare for the study of his second concerto. It was first published in 1875, as an Op. Posth. without number. It has come to be known by its Brown catalogue number, B. 49. The piece was famously played by Holocaust survivor Natalia Karp for a nazi concentration camp commandant, leaving him so impressed with the rendition that he spared her life ... more

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Nocturne in C sharp minor 'Lento con gran espressione', B. 49 (Op. posth.)
Nocturne in C sharp minor 'Lento con gran espressione', B. 49 (Op. posth.)
Nocturne in C sharp minor 'Lento con gran espressione', B. 49 (Op. posth.)
Nocturne in C sharp minor 'Lento con gran espressione', B. 49 (Op. posth.)
Nocturne in C sharp minor 'Lento con gran espressione', B. 49 (Op. posth.)
Composer Form Instrument Period
Frédéric Chopin Nocturne 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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