Chopin: the Man and His Music

James HUNEKER (1860 - 1921)

A biography of the Polish composer and virtuoso pianist Frédéric Chopin and a critical analysis of his work by American music writer and critic James Huneker. (Summary by Julie VW)

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Biography & Autobiography, Music

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 01 I. Poland: Youthful Ideals Julie VW
00:45:46
Play 02 02 II. Paris: In the Maelstrom Neeru Iyer
00:55:02
Play 03 03 III. England, Scotland and Père La Chaise Julie VW
00:28:46
Play 04 04 IV. The Artist MJ Franck
00:49:03
Play 05 05 V. The Poet and Psychologist Julie VW
00:31:28
Play 06 06 VI. The Studies: Titanic Experiments (Part I) Linda Andrus
00:46:29
Play 07 07 VI. The Studies: Titanic Experiments (Part II) Julie VW
00:30:06
Play 08 08 VI. The Studies: Titanic Experiments (Part III) Robert Hoffman
00:28:54
Play 09 09 VII. Moods in Miniature: The Preludes Robert Hoffman
00:35:21
Play 10 10 VIII. Impromptus and Valses Elizabeth Klett
00:17:44
Play 11 11 IX. Night and its Melancholy Mysteries: The Nocturnes Christopher Smith
00:32:38
Play 12 12 X. The Ballades: Faery Dramas Joy S Grape
00:23:26
Play 13 13 XI. Classical Currents doonaboon
00:42:52
Play 14 14 XII. The Polonaises: Heroic Hymns of Battle pklipp
00:24:08
Play 15 15 XIII. Mazurkas: Dances of the Soul MJ Franck
00:57:22
Play 16 16 XIV. Chopin the Conquerer Robert Hoffman
00:21:02