Ballade no. 1, Op. 23

Frédéric Chopin wrote his Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op. 23, in 1831. During those years he had taken residence in Vienna, and as the war between his native land and the Russian Empire grew longer so did his music become increasingly dramatic, a reflection of his feelings of loneliness and alienation. The Ballade no. 1 wasn't published until Chopin moved to Paris, where he dedicated it to Baron Nathaniel von Stockhausen. Chopin may be said to be the creator of the Ballade as a distinct genre, inspiring many musicians ... more

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Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op. 23 - Complete Score
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op. 23 - Complete Score
Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op. 23 - Complete Score
Composer Form Instrument Period
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 ...