Composer & Virtuoso Pianist Frederic Chopin was Born On This Day in 1810 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Polish composer and virtuoso pianist Frederic Chopin was born on this day in 1810 – 209 years ago

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Polish composer and virtuoso pianist Frederic Chopin was born on this day in 1810 – 209 years ago.

Dying at only age 39, Chopin is remembered as one of the great masters of Romantic music.

He is credited with inventing the ‘instrumental ballade’ – and made major innovations to the piano sonata, mazurka, waltz, nocturne, polonaise, etude, impromptu, scherzo and prelude.

 

ITZHAK PERLMAN & KEN NODA | CHOPIN | NOCTURNE IN C# MINOR (ARR. MILSTEIN) 

 

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