CHOPIN’S ENGLISH GRAND PIANO

by John Broadwood & Sons, London, 1847 Chosen by Chopin for his English recitals Continue reading

Overview

When revolution broke out in Paris in 1848, Chopin and many of his acquaintances came to England. Pleyel recommended that Chopin place himself in the hands of John Broadwood
& Sons, from whom he chose three pianos; one to be shipped to Scotland, one for his lodgings and this for his public performances in England.

Chopin – Mazurka No. 47 in A minor, Op. 68, No. 2