Waltzes and Scherzos: The Paderewski Edition: (Sheet Music) by Frederic Chopin, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Waltzes and Scherzos: The Paderewski Edition: (Sheet Music)

Waltzes and Scherzos: The Paderewski Edition: (Sheet Music)

by Frederic Chopin
     
 

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Sparkling, graceful and tinged with an ineffable melancholy, Chopin’s waltzes succeed in conveying an air of mystery while retaining their ballroom splendor. His scherzos are truly novel metamorphoses of the form — tumultuous emotional outpourings that frequently attain tragic heights. Prepared by Carl Mikuli, Chopin's student and teaching assistant,

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Sparkling, graceful and tinged with an ineffable melancholy, Chopin’s waltzes succeed in conveying an air of mystery while retaining their ballroom splendor. His scherzos are truly novel metamorphoses of the form — tumultuous emotional outpourings that frequently attain tragic heights. Prepared by Carl Mikuli, Chopin's student and teaching assistant, this edition of these innovative works is particularly authoritative, reflecting Mikuli's knowledge and understanding of Chopin's music. This volume includes: Waltzes Op. 18 Op. 70, Nos. 1–3 Op. 34, Nos. 1–3 E Minor, (Op. posth.) Op. 42 E Major (Op. posth.) Op. 64, Nos. 1–3 Op. 69, Nos. 1–2 Scherzos Opp. 20, 31, 39, 54.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486243160
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
12/01/1982
Series:
Dover Music for Piano Series
Edition description:
Paderewski Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 12.08(h) x 0.31(d)

Meet the Author

One of the great masters of Romanticism, Frédéric Chopin (1810–49) was a former child prodigy pianist who wrote many technically demanding solo piano works and introduced major innovations to the sonata, waltz, nocturne, and other forms.

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