Ballade no. 3, Op. 47

Frédéric Chopin wrote his Ballade no. 3 in A flat major, Op. 47, in 1841, and published it with dedication to Pauline de Noailles. It shares some similarities with the Raindrop Prelude, as both of them were said to be inspired by a disastrous trip to Majorca with George Sand. Chopin may be said to be the creator of the Ballade as a distinct genre, inspiring many musicians (such as Liszt and Brahms) to write their own Ballades. Though the pieces seem to be entirely different between them, analysts have shown that ... more

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Ballade no. 3 in A flat major Op. 47
Ballade no. 3 in A flat major Op. 47
Ballade no. 3 in A flat major Op. 47
Ballade no. 3 in A flat major Op. 47
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Frédéric Chopin Ballade 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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