Nocturne No.4

Gabriel Fauré

Nocturne No.4 in E major

Op. 36

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The Nocturne No. 4 is generally considered superior to the first three and among the finest Fauré produced. Published in 1885 along with the Fifth, it more or less follows the same tripartite form he used in the earlier nocturnes, a model used by Chopin: a lyrical, subdued main theme frames a more animated middle secti... read more