Chopin: Les Sylphides

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COMPOSERS: Chopin
LABELS: EMI
WORKS: Les Sylphides; A Month in the Country; Dances at a Gathering; The Concert
PERFORMER: Barenboim, Ohlsson et al (piano) Philharmonia/Robert Irving
CATALOGUE NO: EMI 949 8342 (1959-87)

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Fine performances of the orchestrated ballets, but several different pianists have been used for those based on the solo piece, resulting in stylistic incoherence. Christopher Dingle