The Chopin statue in Deansgate, Manchester. Image credit: Mike Kniec (cropped)
Have you come across any music by Fryderyk Chopin that you can think of? He was a nineteenth century composer and is the subject of The Virtual Chopin presented by Professor John Rink from Cambridge University Faculty of Music.
- You can listen to Chopin's music on the British Library website.
- The website for primary sources that Prof Rink mentions is the OCVE (Online Chopin Valiorum Edition)
- See Chapter 7 in Richard Taruskin, Music in the Nineteenth Century (Oxford University Press, 2009)
- You may also enjoy the Fryderyk Chopin resources on BBC Music