Qobuz Store wallpaper
Categories:
Cart 0

Your cart is empty

Fazil Say|Chopin : Nocturnes

Chopin : Nocturnes

Fazil Say

Digital booklet

Available in
logo Hi-Res
24-Bit 96.0 kHz - Stereo

Unlimited Streaming

Listen to this album in high quality now on our apps

Start my trial period and start listening to this album

Enjoy this album on Qobuz apps with your subscription

Subscribe

Enjoy this album on Qobuz apps with your subscription

Digital Download

Purchase and download this album in a wide variety of formats depending on your needs.

Fazil Say, who made his debut on this label with a very, very well-received work on Mozart’s Complete Piano Sonatas, is now turning his attention to Chopin, but a more confidential side of Chopin, much less virtuoso, the Chopin Nocturnes, the almost complete work of which he recorded in the Mozarteum Salzburg in March 2016. An “almost complete work” because the Nocturne in C-Sharp minor Op. 71/1 is missing, most likely due to CD running time restrictions as the total exceeded the limit by just a handful of seconds… Regardless the interpretation is dazzling and almost symphonic, taking these Nocturnes out of the hyper-romantic state of torpor they are so frequently plunged in by musicians. In addition to Chopin’s music, a few of Say’s short-lived grunts can also be heard who, much like Gould (albeit to a lesser extent), sometimes enjoys humming in the background. © SM/Qobuz

More info

Chopin : Nocturnes

Fazil Say

launch qobuz app I already downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS Open

download qobuz app I have not downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS yet Download the Qobuz app

You are currently listening to samples.

Listen to over 80 million songs with an unlimited streaming plan.

Listen to this playlist and more than 80 million songs with our unlimited streaming plans.

From 12,50€/month

Nocturnes (Frédéric Chopin)

1
No. 1 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 9 No. 1
00:04:39

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

2
No. 2 in E-Flat Major, Op. 9 No. 2
00:04:44

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

3
No. 3 in B Major, Op. 9 No. 3
00:05:47

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

4
No. 4 in F Major, Op. 15 No. 1
00:04:34

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

5
No. 5 in F-Sharp Major, Op. 15 No. 2
00:02:40

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

6
No. 6 in G Minor, Op. 15 No. 3
00:05:17

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

7
No. 8 in D-Flat Major, Op. 27 No. 2
00:04:58

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

8
No. 9 in B Major, Op. 32 No. 1
00:04:12

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

9
No. 11 in G Minor, Op. 37 No. 1
00:05:16

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

10
No. 13 in C Minor, Op. 48 No. 1
00:05:54

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

11
No. 14 in F-Sharp Minor, Op. 48 No. 2
00:05:32

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

12
No. 15 in F Minor, Op. 55 No. 1
00:04:21

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

13
No. 19 in E Minor, Op. 72 No. 1
00:03:59

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

14
No. 20 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. posth.
00:03:33

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

15
No. 21 in C Minor, Op. posth.
00:03:47

Fazil Say, Piano - Frederic Chopin, Composer - Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

© 2017 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company ℗ 2017 Fazil Say under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company.

Album Description

Fazil Say, who made his debut on this label with a very, very well-received work on Mozart’s Complete Piano Sonatas, is now turning his attention to Chopin, but a more confidential side of Chopin, much less virtuoso, the Chopin Nocturnes, the almost complete work of which he recorded in the Mozarteum Salzburg in March 2016. An “almost complete work” because the Nocturne in C-Sharp minor Op. 71/1 is missing, most likely due to CD running time restrictions as the total exceeded the limit by just a handful of seconds… Regardless the interpretation is dazzling and almost symphonic, taking these Nocturnes out of the hyper-romantic state of torpor they are so frequently plunged in by musicians. In addition to Chopin’s music, a few of Say’s short-lived grunts can also be heard who, much like Gould (albeit to a lesser extent), sometimes enjoys humming in the background. © SM/Qobuz

Details of original recording : Recorded: 11–16.III.2016, Great Hall, Mozarteum Salzburg. Recording producer, balance engineer, editing & mastering : Jean-Martial Golaz

About the album

Distinctions:

Improve this page

Qobuz logo Why buy on Qobuz...

On sale now...

I Dream Of Christmas

Norah Jones

I Dream Of Christmas Norah Jones

...‘Til We Meet Again - Live

Norah Jones

Beethoven : 9 Symphonies (1963)

Herbert von Karajan

Beethoven : 9 Symphonies (1963) Herbert von Karajan

Florence Price: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Florence Price: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3 Yannick Nézet-Séguin
More on Qobuz
By Fazil Say

Evening Piano - Schumann: Träumerei

Fazil Say

Mozart : Complete Piano Sonatas

Fazil Say

Beethoven : Complete Piano Sonatas

Fazil Say

Debussy : Préludes - Satie: Gymnopédies, Gnossiennes

Fazil Say

Şükran Türküsü, Op. 88

Fazil Say

You may also like...

Field : Nocturnes

Florent Albrecht

Field : Nocturnes Florent Albrecht

Bach: The Goldberg Variations (1981) - Gould Remastered

Glenn Gould

Brahms : The Complete Solo Piano Works

Geoffroy Couteau

Johann Sebastian Bach

Víkingur Ólafsson

Johann Sebastian Bach Víkingur Ólafsson

Schubert : Sonatas & Impromptus

András Schiff

In your panoramas...
Nelson Freire, a Humble Virtuoso

A child prodigy in his native country, the Brazilian pianist who passed away in November 2021 kept his distance from the noisy fanfare of fame. His enormous hands and his natural and virtuoso technique always assisted his full, powerful and mellow sound. Here Qobuz looks back at the career of a musician that for a long time was the “best-kept secret in the world of the piano”.

Scriabin's Flamboyant Raptures

Somewhat overshadowed today by his compatriots Rimsky-Korsakov, Stravinsky and Rachmaninov, Alexander Scriabin is nonetheless a key figure in Russian music. At the beginning of the 20th century, the composer and virtuoso pianist broke away from the Romantic legacy to offer a unique and innovative musical language which no one would follow. His work, deeply influenced by mystical philosophy and synaesthesia, would undergo a dazzling evolution in barely two decades, interrupted by his premature death at the age of 43.

Wilhelm Kempff: The Most Human of Pianists

An artist of another time, Wilhelm Kempff (1895-1991) believed in inspiration: he took on music as if it were a religion, with a respectful enthusiasm for the masters that came before him. With his velvet touch, sense of phrasing and storytelling quality, Wilhelm Kepff’s art was like that of a waking dream. Half poet, half divine, during a time when expression of emotion triumphed all. He recorded many times the works of his favourite composers, in particular his ‘god’ Beethoven, for whom Kempff is well known and left behind three complete sonatas in keeping with his own maturation and the evolution of his recording technique.

In the news...