Morceaux de salon

Sergey Rachmaninov

Morceaux de salon

Op. 10

About this work...

Rachmaninov composed these seven Salon pieces beginning probably in the latter half of December 1893 and finished them by early February 1894. The style of them is varied, coming early enough in his career for some to sound immature or derivative in certain passages. The first, Nocturne in A minor, is Tchaikovskyan i...