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These Nocturnes were written by Frederic Chopin in 1843 and published in 1844. They were dedicated to Jane Stirling, the daughter of Sir William Stirling-Maxwell

Nocturne #15 Opus 55 no. 1 F dim

Nocturne #16 Opus 55 no. 2 E flat

In this recording we hear Vladimir von Pachman (27 Jul 1848 Odessa, Ukraine - 6 Jan 1933 Rome, Italy) in a very early recording circa 1910 playing the E flat Nocturne #16