Nocturne No.8

Frédéric Chopin

Nocturne No.8 in Db major

Op. 27/2, B. 96 • “Les plaintives 2”

About this work...

The Two Nocturnes, Op.27--dedicated to Mme. la Comtesse d'Appony--are Chopin's third publication in the genre. Many feel these two works to be among the very best of his compositions; they are certainly two of the most powerful--and, as fate would have it, famous--nocturnes he ever penned. The composer's conception of ... read more

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