Romantic. Henle urtext edition. Edited by Mullemann. Fingering by Hans-Martin Theopold. When Chopin gave his Opus 23 the title "Ballade" in the mid 1830s, he established the piano ballade as a new musical genre which was subsequently taken up by others, including Brahms, Liszt and Grieg. The idea of transforming a fictional, dramatic and mystical event into music particularly suggested itself to the Romantic Schumann. He was enthusiastic about this work: "I have a new Ballade by Chopin. It seems ...
Replaces Henle number HN295. G. Henle urtext edition. Edited by Norbert Muellemann. Fingering by Hans-Martin Theopold. In 1836 Chopin introduced the term "ballad" into piano music with the publication of his Ballad op. 23, although up to then it had only been used in literature and in vocal music. Indeed, all four of Chopin's ballads have the character of a dramatic story: the musical thread is spun with increasing tension throughout the work, reaching a powerful climax at the end. Following the...
Special North American edition is the same as the original Polskie Wydawnictwo Muzyczne edition, except that it lacks the photos of Chopin and of original manuscripts found in the more expensive Deluxe edition.
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9 Tranquil Masterpiece for Piano. Includes a Naxos CD. Contents: Prelude in A Majorop 28 no 7; Prelude in e minor op 28 no 4; Mazurka in a minor op 17 no 4; Nocturne in g minor op 37 no 1; Mazurka in C Major op 67 no 3; Prelude in D Flat Major "Raindrop"op 28 no 15; Nocturne in e minor op 72 no 1; Waltz in A flat Major "L'adieu" op 69 no 1; Marche Funebre from Sonata in B flat minor.
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This special Easy Piano version features the composer's intricate melodies, harmonies and rhythms newly arranged so that virtually all pianists can experience the thrill of playing Chopin at the piano! Includes 20 favorites mazurkas, nocturnes, polonaises, preludes and waltzes.
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17 Well-Known Original Piees in Progressive Order of Difficulty. Contents: Waltz in A minor, KK IVb, No. 11 Waltz in B minor, Op. Post. 69, No. 2 Waltz in C-sharp minor, Op. 64, No. Prelude in C, No. 6 Prelude in E minor, Op. 28, No. Prelude in E Major, Op. 28, No. 9 Prelude in D-flat Major, Op. 28, No. 15 "Raindrop" Mazurka in A minor, Op. Post. 68, No. 2 Mazurka in B-flat Major, , No. 1 Mazurka in G minor, Op., No. Mazurka in , No. 2 Nocturne in G minor,, No. 2 Funeral M...
This new volume in Schirmer's Library of Musical Classics presents 26 preludes, 21 nocturnes and 19 waltzes - a large amount of music at a value price. There are new urtext editions of seven pieces included, not edited by Joseffy in his original Schirmereditions: Prelude in A-flat Major (18), Nocturne in C-sharp minor (1830), ), and Waltzes in A-flat Major (0), E-flat Major (0), E-flat Major (1840), and A minor (1843).
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This Practical Performing Edition is a well-rounded introduction to Chopin's easiest piano pieces. It contains the familiar "Prelude in A Major," "Prelude in B Minor" and "Prelude in E Minor," three waltzes (published posthumously), six mazurkas and additional works. Ornaments are realized and fingering and pedal suggestions are provided. Biographical information and a brief discussion of each work further assist students with Chopin's style.
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