chopin chopin  /ˈʃoʊ pæn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the music of Chopin
  2. (n) United States writer who described Creole life in Louisiana (1851-1904)
  3. (n) French composer (born in Poland) and pianist of the romantic school (1810-1849)

News

  • Braque exhibition at D.C.'s Phillips highlights painter worth digging into

    WASHINGTON — Clearly visible within the neat borders on a piece of paper is the word "etude," French for study, in a detail from Georges Braque's ebullient 1929 painting, "The Round Table." Very likely, given Braque's interest in music and the bourgeois domesticity he cultivated, the etude in question is a piano work by Chopin, or perhaps Liszt or Debussy. But a guitar is also clearly visible on ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

Quotes

  1. "If you put Chopin into Google you get several hundred thousands of examples - in chaos," Reding said. "You don't know what is right and what is wrong."
    on Nov 19, 2008 By: Viviane Reding Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Everything I learnt from Hendrix and Clapton was out," said Michael Rother, guitarist of Duesseldorf duo Neu!, whose Motorik beats became a hallmark of the period. "Blues was forbidden. That wasn't me. Mozart and Chopin: that was European...
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Michael Rother Source: Hollywood Industry

  3. "The Pope has brought along sheet music of various composers: Mozart, Chopin, Schubert and others," Ganswein told Il Giornale. "It's not a pontifical secret that the Pope has a predilection for Mozart."
    on Jul 27, 2007 By: Georg Ganswein Source: Canada.com

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