Polonaise No.6

Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise No.6 in Ab major

Op. 53, B. 147 • “Héroique”

About this work...

This polonaise, nicknamed the "Heroic," is one of Chopin's most popular works. It was written during a happy period in his life: his love affair with writer George Sand (Aurore Dupin Dudevant) was in full bloom, and the unpredictable tuberculosis which nearly killed him in early 1839 was temporarily behaving less letha... read more