Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23 description
Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23, was composed in 1831 during the composer's early years in Vienna, it was a reflection about his sufferment of being alone in that city far away from home, where a war was happening against the Russian Empire´s opression. When he finished it, he didn´t published until his move to Paris, where he dedicated it to the Baron of Stockhausen, the Hanoverian ambassador to France (64, Ates Orga, Chopin). Robert Schumann commented that, "I received a new Ballade from Chopin. It seems to be a work closest to his genius (although not the most ingenious) and I told him that I like it best of all his compositions. After quite a lengthy silence he replied with emphasis, 'I am happy to hear this since I too lik... Show Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23 piano sheet
Frederic Chopin description
Frédéric François Chopin (Polish: Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin, also phonetically Szopen; 1 March or 22 February 1810 – 17 October 1849) was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist. He is widely considered one of the greatest Romantic composers. Chopin was born in Żelazowa Wola, a village in the then Duchy of Warsaw. A renowned child-prodigy pianist and composer, he grew up in Warsaw and completed his music education there; he composed many mature works in Warsaw before leaving Poland in 1830 at age 20, shortly before the November 1830 Uprising. More piano sheets by Frederic Chopin
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