John Field: Complete Nocturnes ()

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John Field: Complete Nocturnes - Elizabeth Joy Roe (piano)
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Irish composer John Field was an influential pianist and composer in early 19th century Romanticism, particularly because of his set of 18 Nocturnes, which affected the keyboard music of Felix Mendelssohn, Robert Schumann, Franz Liszt, Johannes Brahms, and most importantly, Frédéric Chopin, who came to compose the most famous nocturnes. Field was credited with inventing the form, though its antecedents can be found in some slow sonata movements of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig van Beethoven, as well as in the flowing, ...

John Field: Complete Nocturnes 2016, Decca

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