Scherzo No.1

Frédéric Chopin

Scherzo No.1 in B minor

Op. 20, B. 65 • “Le banquet infernal”

About this work...

Chopin composed six Scherzos, four of which were published as individual works, the fifth as part of the Sonata, Op. 35, and the sixth as part of the Sonata, Op. 58. The best known scherzos before Chopin are those by Beethoven and Mendelssohn, and these undoubtedly served as models for Chopin. However, in Chopin's more... read more