Notes & Reviews:
The Profil label's Frédéric Chopin: Simply the Best is a 6CD overview of some of the finest works in the great Polish/French composer's uvre, from his works for piano solo, including all 4 Scherzi, the 3 Sonatas and the Études, to both piano concerti, as well as lieder (Disc Six). The featured performers include the late, great Chopin master, pianist Artur Rubinstein, veteran Italian pianist and noted Chopin interpreter Maurizio Pollini, and younger performers Eugéne Mursky (b. 1975, Uzbekistan), pianist and British baritone Konrad Jarnot (b. 1972).