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Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra and soloist Hugo Kitano orchestrate a journey

“It should be like dreaming in beautiful springtime — by moonlight.” Frédéric Chopin wrote these words to a good friend to describe his “Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11,” which he secretly dedicated to classmate Konstancja Gladkhowska. He composed the piece in 1830 at the age of 20 for his muse, whom…
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