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Composer of the Week, Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849) Episode guide

  1. Episode 5

    5/5 With three great works: the Polonaise Fantaisie, the Cello Sonata, and the Barcarolle.

    First broadcast: 12 Jun 2009

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  2. Episode 4

    4/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Chopin's close relationships - with George Sand and his sister.

    First broadcast: 11 Jun 2009

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  3. Episode 3

    3/5 Donald Macleod focuses on late works by Chopin including the Heroique and the 4th Scherzo.

    First broadcast: 10 Jun 2009

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  4. Episode 2

    2/5 Donald Macleod focuses on the final years, with the 3rd Ballade and the F minor Fantaisie.

    First broadcast: 09 Jun 2009

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  5. Episode 1

    1/5 Donald Macleod explores Chopin's highly creative final years, spent at his lover's retreat

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2009

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