Ballades (Chopin Complete Works III). Composed by Frederic Chopin (1810-1849). Edited by Ignace Jan Paderewski, Ludwik Bronarski, and Jozef Turczynski. Piano. For piano. Fryderyk Chopin Complete Works. Romantic Period. SMP Level 10 (Advanced). Collection. Standard notation, facsimile examples, illustrations and performance commentary. 76 pages. Polskie Wydawnictwo Muzyczne #410-41326. Published by Polskie Wydawnictwo Muzyczne (PR.410413260).
ISBN 0934009104. With standard notation, facsimile examples, illustrations and performance commentary. Romantic Period. 9x12 inches.
The most famous and popular edition of Chopin's works prepared by I. J. Paderewski, L. Bronarski and J. Turczynski. The edition has been based primarily on Chopin's autograph manuscripts, copies approved by him and first editions. The principal aim of the Editorial Committee has been to establish a text which fully reveals Chopin's thoughts and corresponds to his intentions as closely as possible. The full version of this edition includes 21 volumes.
About SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Very advanced level, very difficult note reading, frequent time signature changes, virtuosic level technical facility needed.