We'll get to the fish, but you'll have to bear with me. Ranking at 76th place in the hall of fame is Chopin's Nocturne in E flat major. Listening to a nocturne (night music) in the middle of the day is like eating After Eights for lunch. You feel like you're missing out on the intended effect, but who cares if it still tastes great?
The performance I watched was Valentina Lisitsa's. I can't remember seeing a pianist with such floaty hands. She even strokes and massages the
Ask any music student what they think of Sibelius and I'll guarantee most won't be thinking of the Finnish composer. Instead, they'll give you their comments on the music notation software that shares his name. (And the comments will mostly be negative. The Sibelius app can be infuriating to use, although it's not really the design that's at fault - it's the fact that music notation wasn't conceived of as something to be assembled on a computer). I'm in that crowd by the way.