Emmanuel Despax – Chopin: Preludes; Berceuse; Barcarolle (2017) [Qobuz 24-96]

Emmanuel Despax – Chopin: Preludes / Berceuse / Barcarolle (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz  | Time – 55:07 minutes | 780 MB | Genre: Classical
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“Chopin the composer has always fascinated me – multifaceted, complex, a man of paradoxes. His music has huge scope yet at the same time is incredibly intimate and poetic. He sometimes has a reputation for being merely a writer of sentimental salon music; I wanted to correct this through this recording, and demonstrate how timeless and relevant, indeed modern his message is…” Emmanuel Despax

Pianist Emmanuel Despax performs Chopin’s timeless collection of 24 Preludes, Op. 28, alongside the Berceuse in Op. 57 and Barcarolle Op. 60. Working from the latest editions as well as original facsimiles of Chopin’s scores, Despax’s brings his own passion for the works into performances that seek to remain as truthful to the composers’s intentions as possible on a modern instrument.

Tracklist:

Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)
1 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 1 in C Major 00:00:40
2 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 2 in A Minor 00:01:58
3 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 3 in G Major 00:01:02
4 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 4 in E Minor 00:01:54
5 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 5 in D Major 00:00:37
6 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 6 in B Minor 00:02:00
7 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 7 in A Major 00:00:46
8 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 8 in F-Sharp Minor 00:02:08
9 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 9 in E Major 00:01:11
10 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 10 in C-Sharp Minor 00:00:36
11 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 11 in B Major 00:00:50
12 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 12 in G-Sharp Minor 00:01:29
13 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 13 in F-Sharp Major 00:03:18
14 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 14 in E-Flat Minor 00:00:32
15 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 15 in D-Flat Major ‘Raindrop’ 00:05:41
16 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 16 in B-Flat Minor 00:01:15
17 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 17 in A-Flat Major 00:03:22
18 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 18 in F Minor 00:01:05
19 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 19 in E-Flat Major 00:01:36
20 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 20 in C Minor 00:01:49
21 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 21 in B-Flat Major 00:02:15
22 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 22 in G Minor 00:00:49
23 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 23 in F Major 00:01:10
24 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 24 in D Minor 00:02:46
25 Berceuse in D-Flat Major, Op. 57 00:05:02
26 Barcarolle in F-Sharp Major, Op. 60 00:09:16

Personnel
Emmanuel Despax (piano)

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