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Piano Music

Maurizio Pollini.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Maurizio Pollini.

This program features great piano compositions and great pianists. We'll hear Maurizio Pollini in iconic music of Beethoven and Chopin. Then, brace yourself for Chopin performed by Marc-Andre Hamelin.

Compositions and Recordings

Turkish March (from The Ruins of Athens), Ludwig Von Beethoven
Arranged and performed by Sergei Rachmaninoff

Emperor Concerto, Ludwig von Beethoven
Karl Böhm, Vienna Philharmonic with pianist Maurizio Pollini

Polonaise in A Major, op. 40 No. 1, Frédéric Chopin
Maurizio Pollini

Chopinata, Clemens Doucet
Marc Andre Hamelin

Frank Byrne is the host of From the Archives on 91.9 Classical KC.
Leah Sosland is an intern for 91.9 Classical KC.