This is a traditional Polish dance that became famous all over the world because of Chopin.
This is a traditional Polish dance, and Chopin was the most famous composer of this form.
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21
Chopin wrote only 2 piano concertos, and these are mostly piano solos with orchestra accompaniment. This performance is by a young Polish pianist.
Recommended Reading for Children
This new book is a wonderful introduction to 11 different composers, including Chopin. In words and recordings, it follows the adventures of a little boy who can’t stand to practice the piano. He is transformed, as you will be, by the journey.
Recommended Books for High School and Adults
This book includes a listening CD that takes the reader through 15 of Chopin’s compositions and the stories behind how they were written. This would be a wonderful companion to any student learning to play Chopin’s music.