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Chopin: Etudes ()

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Chopin: Etudes - Maurizio Pollini (piano)
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  1. Etudes (12) for piano, Op. 10, CT. 14-25
  2. Etudes (12) for piano, Op. 25, CT. 26-37
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Both sets of Chopin's etudes can be as fiendishly difficult for the performer as they are mesmerizing for the listener, yet Maurizio Pollini makes them sound as if they pose no problems whatsoever for him in this 1972 recording. Every one of the etudes is played with easy precision, energy, and an entirely enjoyable musicality that demonstrates why Chopin's etudes are no mere exercises and are as suited to the recital hall as to the practice room. The Op. 25 No. 5 Etude in E minor has some tricky finger acrobatics in it, ...

Chopin: Etudes 1990, Deutsche Grammophon

UPC: 028941379429