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Frédéric Chopin:

About Frdric Chopin

Frédéric Chopin was one of the greatest pianists of his day. Every single piece of music he wrote used the piano. The name Chopin doesn't sound very Polish because Chopin's father was born in France. Even though he was fiercely proud of being Polish, Frédéric Chopin wound up moving to France, and never returned to Poland.

Music heard in this episode:

Chopin: Minute Waltz
Chopin: Mazurka
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Chopin: Grand Waltz Brillante
Chopin: Prelude No. 8
Chopin: Revolutionary Etude
Chopin: Impromptu No. 4
Chopin: Sonata No. 2: Funeral march
Chopin: Military Polonaise

Learn more about Frédéric Chopin

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This Week's Quiz

What country was Chopin born in?

 Germany

 Poland

 England

 France

 Austria

What instrument did Chopin play?

 piano

 violin

 flute

 clarinet

 cello

When he was 20, Chopin moved to what city?

 London

 Vienna

 Moscow

 Paris

 Prague

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Frédéric Chopin:

About Frdric Chopin

Frédéric Chopin was one of the greatest pianists of his day. Every single piece of music he wrote used the piano. The name Chopin doesn't sound very Polish because Chopin's father was born in France. Even though he was fiercely proud of being Polish, Frédéric Chopin wound up moving to France, and never returned to Poland.

Music heard in this episode:

Chopin: Minute Waltz
Chopin: Mazurka
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Chopin: Grand Waltz Brillante
Chopin: Prelude No. 8
Chopin: Revolutionary Etude
Chopin: Impromptu No. 4
Chopin: Sonata No. 2: Funeral march
Chopin: Military Polonaise

Learn more about Frédéric Chopin

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

What country was Chopin born in?

 Germany

 Poland

 England

 France

 Austria

What instrument did Chopin play?

 piano

 violin

 flute

 clarinet

 cello

When he was 20, Chopin moved to what city?

 London

 Vienna

 Moscow

 Paris

 Prague

 

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