Posted June 29, 2018
April 15, 2018
CHOPIN WALTZ Op 64 No 2 in C# Minor
Here’s my work-in-progress rendition of this Chopin waltz. I recorded this version on the Clavinova, first with harp and strings, then with piano and strings, and finally with piano solo – the way Chopin had written it.
I did the former two because this waltz is part of the Chopiniana (Les Sylphides) ballet, where it is played with strings only. Let me know which version you like best.
I am not asking you to judge the quality of my playing because I have only worked on it for a few days. I would like your input about the instrumental combinations I used. Thanks.
Here’s also for comparison a Steinway recording of the first two themes of the waltz:
MARCH 15, 2018
CHOPIN WALTZ IN E MINOR
Here’s now my work-in-progress rendition of Chopin’s Waltz in E-minor which I named “Dance of Water”:
FEB 26, 2018
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