Resources

Buy the book

Download the digital accompaniment to the book: Interactive ibook 'Know the score'

Discussion on Ballade
http://www.abrsm.org/forum/lofiversion/index.php/t36918.html
http://www.pianoworld.com/forum/ubbthreads.php/ubb/showflat/Forum/2/topi...

Numerous links to online performances
Including Arrau, Ashkenazy, Backhaus, Cortot, Gavrilov, Hofman, Horowitz, Kissin, Perlemuter, Richter, Rubenstein, Zimerman
http://www.forte-piano-pianissimo.com/ChopinBalladeNo1.html

Chopin First Editions
http://www.cfeo.org.uk/index.html

The Music industry in the digital age:
NYT “What’s the future of the music industry?” 09/2007
http://freakonomics.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/09/20/whats-the-future-of-the...

The Economist: “Recording Industry – Big Music Fights Back” 06/2001
http://www.economist.com/node/656204

Rubinstein masterclass pn G Minor Ballade:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TlBmdNm3uhc

The 10,000 hour rule explained
http://www.psy.fsu.edu/faculty/ericsson/ericsson.exp.perf.html

University Thesis on G Mindor Ballade by David Bjorling
http://epubl.luth.se/1402-1552/2002/01/index-en.html

The Chopin Project on the G Minor Ballade
http://www.chopinproject.com/2007/12/19/ballade-in-g-minor-op-23-1836/

Jim Samson on the Four Ballades
http://books.google.co.uk/books/about/Chopin_The_Four_Ballades.html?id=i...