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Ballade in A-flat Major

By Frédéric Chopin

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Piano
Composed by Frédéric Chopin. Edited by Willard A. Palmer. Masterworks; Piano Solo; Solo. Alfred Masterwork Edition. Form: Ballade. Masterwork; Romantic. 16 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.22557).

Item Number: AP.22557
ISBN 0739034197. Masterwork; Romantic.

In this new Alfred Masterwork Sheet Music edition, Willard A. Palmer provides fingering and offers suggestions in footnotes for the performance of ornaments and other markings, based on his extensive study of the original source.

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  • 5

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  • June 11, 2007 A Wonderful Piece

    This is by far the most lovely of the four ballades. If you have mastered Liszt's third Liebestraume, this piece is the next level of difficulty. If you plan on mastering the four ballades, be sure to learn this one first, as it will better prepare you for this...

    side of Chopin and this form of piece. Contrary to the first and fourth ballades, this one has a lighter, lovelier atmosphere. It is a great performance and concert piece if you play it as Chopin intended.

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  • 5

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    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • September 09, 2006 Excellent piece- fun to play!

    This is a rather long piece being about 8 minutes but is great for concerts and competitions. Lots of trills and ornaments with almost a sort of jazzy, V7 chord scenario. It switches to the relative minor a few times and than has an actual key change into E and...

    back to A flat. Definitely Chopin-esque.

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