Harpsichord Sheet Music
Piano Solo Sheet Music
|Level:||SMP Level 10 (Advanced)|
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Nocturnes (Piano Solo). By Frederic Chopin (1810-1849). Edited by Ewald Zimmermann. For Piano. Piano (Harpsichord), 2-hands. Urtext Editions. Pages: 120. Romantic Period. SMP Level 10 (Advanced). Collection. Standard notation, fingerings, introductory text and thematic index (does not include words to the songs). 120 pages. G. Henle #HN185. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480185).
With standard notation, fingerings, introductory text and thematic index (does not include words to the songs). Romantic Period. 9x12 inches.
This title has selections that range in difficulty from SMP Level 8-10.
About SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Very advanced level, very difficult note reading, frequent time signature changes, virtuosic level technical facility needed.
Location: from Michigan
October 16, 2012
Just one reservation
Until the new Peters is issued, with its greater attention the complex source situation in Chopin (several first editions, multiple versions, multiple early prints), this Henle will be the standard bearer for excellence. My only reservation is that Henle fingerings for Chopin are not consistent with Chopin's own fingering principles....
12 of 20 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Anacortes, WA
April 13, 2012
Standard Outstanding Henle Quality
According to Maurice Hinson: "No "ultimate" edition of Chopin's works has yet appeared. This Henle Verlag edition though upholds some of the highest standards in what has been issued. I started playing piano when I was 5. I'm now 57. Almost exclusively, into my twenties, I bought Schirmer editions. Later...
17 of 38 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Plymouthm MN
Location: from Brooklyn NY
June 20, 2011
Got this for my daughter, who's a piano student at Laguardia, a music high school here in NYC. I knew I was spending 3X more for this than the Schirmer but had heard from those whose opinion I respect that the Henle is worth every nickel of the higher price....
32 of 54 people found this review helpful.
April 17, 2009
If you are unfamiliar with this edition of Chopin and you want to play the nocturnes...this is, for me, the absolute best. The size of the music, the clarity of the paper, the fingering suggestions (great suggestions from the editor AND Chopin's original suggestions in italics!!) great music great edition....
47 of 85 people found this review helpful.