Celebration of a birth! -- Latin, German...and music -- First success -- National dances -- What glorious singing! -- His trusted friend -- The lure of the unknown -- A genius! -- Music to learn by: The studies -- Music to dance to: The Mazurkas -- Music to dream by: Nocturnes and ballades.
An illustrated biography of Frederic Chopin that offers an overview of his music and his influence on musical history. Includes a CD.