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FREDERICK HISTORIC PIANO COLLECTION

Historical Piano Concerts Series
at the
Ashburnham Community Church

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.


Yuan Sheng Yuan Sheng, piano
(Click on name for Bio)


Chopin's Early Works in Chronological Order, Part 2



Mazurka in G, WN8 (1826)
Frédéric Chopin
(1810-1849)
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Mazurka in Bb, WN7 (1826) Chopin
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Contredanse in Gb, WN27 (1827?) Chopin
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Mazurka in a, WN14 (1827)Chopin
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Nocturne in e, WN23 (1827)Chopin
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Marche funèbre in c, WN9 (1827)
Chopin
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Valse in Ab, WN28 (1827) Chopin
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Sonate in c, Op. 4 (early 1828)
Chopin

Intermission

Polonaise in Bb, WN15 (1828)
Chopin
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Rondo in C (original solo version),  no WN (summer 1828) Chopin
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Polonaise in f, WN12 (1828)Chopin
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Mazurka in D (first version), B.31 (1829) Chopin
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Mazurka in F, WN25 (1829)
Chopin
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Valse in b, WN19 (1829)
Chopin
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Polonaise in Gb, WN35 (1829) Chopin

Piano by Ignaz Bösendorfer, Vienna, ca. 1830

n.b. The WN numbers are from Krystyna Kobylanska’s 1977 catalogue of works without opus number and correspond to listings in the Polish National Edition of Chopin’s complete works.

All pianos played in the concerts are from The Frederick Collection

Ashburnham Community Church: 84 Main Street (Rte. 12) at Chapel Street, Ashburnham, MA (GPS: 42.6359, -71.9083)

Admission to this special fundraiser concert is $25 (children and students, $10). Admission to both special fundraiser concerts is only $35 (children and students $15).  Because Historical Piano Concerts, Inc. is a nonprofit organization, any additional donation is fully tax-deductible. Donors of $100 or more will receive CDs of both concerts.

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