Definition of Chopin, Frédéric in English:

Chopin, Frédéric

proper noun

  • (1810–49), Polish composer and pianist, resident in France from 1831; Polish name Fryderyk Franciszek Szopen ; full name Frédéric François Chopin. Writing almost exclusively for the piano, he composed numerous mazurkas and polonaises inspired by Polish folk music, as well as nocturnes, preludes, and two piano concertos (1829; 1830).


Chopin, Frédéric

/ˈSHōˌpan/ /ˈʃoʊˌpæn/