Chopin News, Reviews, & Previews:

CHOPIN: 24 Preludes, Op. 28; 3 Nouvelles Etudes; Prelude in A-flat
Audiophile Audition – USA

“Moravec–and now Tharaud–remind us how much of the Romantic keyboard rhetoric the Preludes subsume.”
Tharaud performs his recital on an eight-year-old Steinway D, and its seductive character reveals itself in the less popular of the Chopin Preludes (1838),
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Concert Review: Piano recital
Jerusalem Post – Israel
By URY EPPSTEIN Sonia Rubinsky, a Brazilian-born guest pianist from Paris, presented a recital ranging from Mozart to Villa-Lobos to Chopin at the Jerusalem
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Pianist Fliter will perform in Fresno
Fresno Bee (subscription) – Fresno,CA,USA
Keyboard Concerts at Fresno State this week features Argentine pianist Ingrid Fliter, a previous prizewinner at the Busoni and Chopin International Piano
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Chopin in the blogosphere:

I Like Chopin
I Like Chopin Remember that piano So delightful, unusual That classic sensation Sentimental confusion Used to say I like Chopin Love me now and again Woh… Rainy days, never say good-bye To desire when we are together
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Impromptu Part Deux
By admin
In response to a classmate who believes that French author Madam George Sand (Judy Davis) in James Lapine’s 1991 film Impromptu, is “attracted to Chopin [(Hugh Grant)] because she unconsciously learned to be more feminine like he was,”

Are audiobooks the same as reading?
By cjwriter
It’s an audiobook called The Chopin Manuscript and is being billed as the first-ever audio serial book. It’s written by 15 successful thriller writers; Jeffery Deaver conceived of the characters, story and wrote the first chapter,
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