FREDERIC CHOPIN: THE 21 NOCTURNES
At last, Jean Alexis Smith's eagerly awaited recordings of
all 21 Nocturnes of Frederic Chopin are available!
Jean's superb interpretations have been released in state-of-the-art
digital sound by the noted classical label CENTAUR RECORDS,
and can now be purchased through their website (click HERE).
Enter the number 2879 (the catalog number of the CD) into the keyword field, and click "search".
This 2-CD set was recorded on a beautiful New York Steinway "D" at the
historic Le Petit Trianon Theatre in San Jose, California.
Martin Canin, distinguished pianist and professor of piano at
"The Chopin Nocturnes are performed on this CD by
The Juilliard School,
received an advance copy of the new
recording and has this to say about it:
Jean Alexis Smith with exquisite sensitivity in a true Romantic
style. The sound of the recording is also exceptionally beautiful.
It is a feast for the ears."
Selected Nocturnes from the complete set can be heard by utilizing the music player on other pages of the present website.