A First Book of Chopin: 23 Favorite Pieces in Easy Piano Arrangements [NOOK Book]

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Beginning pianists and their teachers will love this attractive compilation of immortal music by Chopin. Fun-to-play, pedagogically sound arrangements include the theme from the "Raindrop" Prelude, "Minute" Waltz, the charming "Lullaby," and melodic highlights from the most familiar preludes, mazurkas, waltzes, impromptus, and etudes. From the lyrical "Fantaisie-impromptu" and delightful "Butterfly" Etude to the brilliant strains of the world-famous "Military" Polonaise and "Heroic" Polonaise, these ...
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A First Book of Chopin: 23 Favorite Pieces in Easy Piano Arrangements

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Overview



Beginning pianists and their teachers will love this attractive compilation of immortal music by Chopin. Fun-to-play, pedagogically sound arrangements include the theme from the "Raindrop" Prelude, "Minute" Waltz, the charming "Lullaby," and melodic highlights from the most familiar preludes, mazurkas, waltzes, impromptus, and etudes. From the lyrical "Fantaisie-impromptu" and delightful "Butterfly" Etude to the brilliant strains of the world-famous "Military" Polonaise and "Heroic" Polonaise, these arrangements of 23 of Chopin's best-loved pieces are guaranteed to be favorite additions to any beginning pianist's repertoire.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486171500
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 12/26/2012
  • Series: Dover Music for Piano
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 48
  • File size: 7 MB

Table of Contents

An Elegant Chopin Melody (in French Ballroom Style) "[Prelude, Op. 28 no.7]"
A Plaintive Chopin Melody (in Polish Mazurka Style) "[Mazurka, Op. 67 no. 2]"
Lullaby "[Berceuse, Op.57]"
Mazurka "[Mazurkz, Op. 67 no. 2 (revisited)]"
Mazurka in F "[Mazurka, Op. 6 no.3]"
Etude No. 3 "[Etude, Op. 10 no.3]"
Prelude No. 7 "[Prelude, Op. 28 no.7 (revisited)]"
An Early Nocturne "[Nocturne, Op. 9 no.2]"
A Late Nocturne "[Nocturne, Op. 55 no.1]"
First Ballade "[Ballade No 1, Op. 23]"
Ballade in F "[Ballade No 2, Op. 38]"
Funeral March "["Marche funèbre" from Sonata No. 2, Op. 35]"
Mazurka in C "[Mazurka, Op. 33 no.3]"
Grand Waltz in A Minor "[Grande Valse Brillante, Op. 34 no.2]"
"Farwell" Waltz" "[Waltz, Op. 69 no.1 "L'adieu"]"
"Minute" Waltz" "[Waltz, Op. 64 no.1 ]"
"Organ" Prelude" "[Prelude, Op. 28 no. 20]"
"Raindrop" Prelude" "[Prelude, Op. 28 no. 15]"
Fantaise-impromptu "[Fantaisie-impomtu, Op. 66]"
"Butterfly" Etude" "[Etude, Op. 25 no.9]"
"Military" Polonaise" "[Polonaise, Op. 40 no.1]"
"Heroic" Polonaise" "[Polonaise, Op. 53]"
Scottish Dance 48 "[The first of Trois √ącossaises, Op. 72 no.3]"
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