Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Chopin: A Listener's Guide to the Master of the Piano (Unlocking the Masters)” as Want to Read:
Chopin: A Listener's Guide to the Master of the Piano (Unlocking the Masters)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Chopin: A Listener's Guide to the Master of the Piano (Unlocking the Masters)

0.0  ·  Rating Details ·  0 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
Chopin (Unlocking the Masters). Frederic Chopin died a famous man with his place in the musical pantheon secure. Yet the works that were once most popular tended to be his lightest and least challenging, leading many listeners and critics to view him as a miniaturist and composer for the salon. The bold pieces now revered as his masterpieces-the epic and tragic structures ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published October 15th 2006 by Amadeus Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Chopin, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Chopin

Community Reviews

(showing 1-24)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Emily
Apr 29, 2014 Emily rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: musicians
Recommended to Emily by: Christmas
Shelves: favorites, music
Chopin will forever be like a God to me, his blissful tragic life strikes me to inspire and express with his music. i will use some of his structural compositions and ideas in my music. He actually studied Bach, many musicians did.
Hywel
Hywel rated it really liked it
Aug 17, 2015
Lei
Lei rated it really liked it
Jul 20, 2011
CyLarge
Mar 11, 2011 CyLarge rated it liked it
will do later
Chris Bunnell
Chris Bunnell rated it really liked it
Jan 23, 2016
Sally
Sally rated it liked it
Jul 18, 2011
Rachel
Rachel marked it as to-read
Aug 30, 2011
Hala005
Hala005 marked it as to-read
Dec 01, 2011
Shayla
Shayla marked it as to-read
Feb 12, 2012
Exysoft Holdings
Exysoft Holdings marked it as to-read
Dec 27, 2012
Ben
Ben marked it as to-read
Feb 12, 2013
Chikey
Chikey marked it as to-read
Feb 20, 2013
Ross Hilton
Ross Hilton marked it as to-read
Apr 02, 2013
mjg300
mjg300 marked it as to-read
Jan 01, 2015
Nikko
Nikko marked it as to-read
Mar 27, 2014
Thomas Threlfo
Thomas Threlfo marked it as to-read
Oct 01, 2014
Craig
Craig is currently reading it
Nov 05, 2014
Lisa Lindsay
Lisa Lindsay marked it as to-read
Jan 16, 2016
Garret
Garret is currently reading it
Aug 23, 2016
BookDB
BookDB marked it as to-read
Sep 19, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Other Books in the Series

Unlocking the Masters (1 - 10 of 17 books)
  • Liszt: A Listener's Guide (Unlocking the Masters)
  • Beethoven Symphonies: A Guided Tour (Unlocking the Masters Series) (Book & Cd)
  • Brahms - A Listener's Guide: Unlocking the Masters Series (Unlocking the Masters)
  • Debussy: The Quiet Revolutionary (Unlocking the Masters)
  • Dvorak: Romantic Music's Most Versatile Genius (Unlocking the Masters Series)
  • The Great Instrumental Works: Unlocking the Masters Series [With CD]
  • Exploring Haydn: A Listener's Guide to Music's Boldest Innovator [With 2 CDs]
  • The Mahler Symphonies: An Owner's Manual (Unlocking the Masters)
  • Opera's First Master: Unlocking the Masters, No. 8 (Unlocking the Masters)
  • Getting the Most Out of Mozart: The Vocal Works (Unlocking the Masters)

Share This Book