Chopin – The Nocturnes

Nocturnes are directly related with the genre created by an Irish John Field. The very name of nocturne can be loosely translated as „song of the night”.

Nocturnes

Op. 9, No. 1 in B-flat minor (1831-2)
Op. 9, No. 2 in E-flat Major (1831-2)
Op. 9, No. 3, in B Major (1831-2)

Op. 15, No. 1 in F Major (1831)
Op. 15, No. 2 in F Minor (1831)
Op. 15, No. 3 in G Minor (1833)

Op. 27, No. 1 in C-sharp Minor (1835)
Op. 27, No. 2 in D-flat Major (1835)

Op. 32, No. 1 in B Major (1837)
Op. 32, No. 2 in A-flat Major (1837)

Op. 37, No. 1 in G Minor (1838)
Op. 37, No. 2 in G Major (1839)

Op. 48, No. 1 in C Minor (1841)
Op. 48, No. 2 in F-sharp Minor (1841)

Op. 55, No. 1 in F Minor (1843)
Op. 55, No. 2 in E-flat Major (1844)

Op. 62, No. 1 in B Major (1846)
Op. 62, No. 2 in E Major (1846)

Nocturne in C Minor (1847)

Nocturne in C-sharp Minor, Op. post. (1830)

  • Orlando Pezoa Scharpe

    ……It is very difficult to state something about this chapter
    of lyrical music that has not already been said …..
    Inspired formerly by beethoven´s wide and majestic force,i was
    a bit reluctant to this “minor” lyrical genre …
    I WAS COMPLETELY WRONG !!

    Once I entered this new universe of delicate,emotional
    atmospheres … I couldn´t come out of it ….
    and i didn´t want ……..

    I played once op.9_3 and 27_2 for a young audience of
    hip-hop fans and they were amazed by the ” cool geniality” that
    emerged from the sound ….I am convinced of the
    transversal and longitudinal human essence these “porcelain”
    pieces evoke …..

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