Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise in Bb major

B. 3

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This was Chopin's second Polonaise, following closely on the heels of the first, written earlier in 1817. Both were composed when Chopin was a mere seven years of age, and both show the signs of child genius. One thinks of Mozart or Saint-Saens as examples of wunderkind, but Chopin was not far behind these iconic figur... read more