Today, he examines the various influences which helped to form Chopin's unique style. And with the help of illustrative examples on the piano, he demonstrates the falsity of Chopin's enduring reputation as a limited miniaturist.
Today, he discusses the effects of revolutionary 19th-century Europe on Chopin's style and explores Chopin's place among his contemporaries, including Schumann, Liszt and Bellini.
a look at the composer's musical legacy. With illustrations at the piano, he explores Chopin's enduring influence on figures including Debussy and Wagner.