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Work: Nocturne no. 2 in E flat major, Op.9 no.2

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ComposerChopin, Fryderyk Franciszek (1810-1849)
PeriodRomantic
Year1832
Work typeInstrumental
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ParisRécital Alexander Romanovsky

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Prom 40: Royal assortment from the OAE

Stephen Hough plays Queen Victoria’s Érard, loaned from Royal Collection by Her Majesty the Queen © Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2019. Photography: BBC/Chris Christodoulou
Fine performances of music associated with Queen Victoria, with a royal novelty thrown in to complete a programme marked by commitment and vigour. 
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Ravel’s playful sound worlds with Alice Sara Ott

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France 2 – 0 Finland: Rouvali and the Philharmonia

Santtu-Matias Rouvali © Kaapo Kamu
Maurice Ravel met Jean Sibelius at the Royal Festival Hall for a programme to which each composer contributed a waltz, but the musical terrain was anything but a level playing field. 
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Unfamiliar Russians break the routine

Kirill Karabits © Denis Manokha
Kirill Karabits leads the BSO in music by Glazunov and Tchaikovsky, which prove more appealing that David Fray's Beethoven.
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Valentina Lisitsa captivates her Toronto audience with poise and electricity

With one week’s notice, Horacio Gutiérrez was indisposed and cancelled his much-anticipated piano recital at Toronto’s Koerner Hall. In his place, it was Valentina Lisitsa to the rescue, the sensational pianist who has now had over 50 million views on her YouTube channel, giving her the status of a rock star.
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