Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise in Gb major

B. 36

About this work...

Chronologically, this was Chopin's ninth surviving polonaise, coming a year before he departed Poland (November 1830), ultimately for Paris, never to return. While this effort discloses his youth, it also bears witness to his burgeoning mastery, marrying joyous effervescence with subtle thematic coloration, producing m... read more