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Chopin -- Etudes (Complete)

By Frederic Chopin

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Piano - Advanced; Early Advanced
Composed by Frederic Chopin (1810-1849). Edited by Willard A. Palmer. Masterworks; Piano Collection. Alfred Masterwork Edition. Form: Etude. Masterwork; Romantic. Book. 144 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.2500C).

Item Number: AP.2500C
ISBN 0739024973. Masterwork; Romantic.

Although each study emphasizes an aspect of virtuoso piano technique, the etudes are some of the most effectively moving of all the concert works in piano literature. This 144-page volume includes the 24 Etudes, Opp. 10 and 25 as well as the three etudes without opus numbers composed in 1839 for Moscheles and Fetis's Method of Methods. Pedaling is taken from the original manuscripts and first editions, and fingering is editorial. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance.

  • Etude No. 1, Op. 10 (C Major) 
  • Etude No. 2, Op. 10 (A Minor) 
  • Etude No. 3, Op. 10 (E Major) 
  • Etude No. 4, Op. 10 (C# Minor) 
  • Etude No. 5, Op. 10 (G-flat Major) 
  • Etude No. 6, Op. 10 (E-flat Minor) 
  • Etude No. 7, Op. 10 (C Major) 
  • Etude No. 8, Op. 10 (F Major) 
  • Etude No. 9, Op. 10 (F Minor) 
  • Etude No. 10, Op. 10 (A-flat Major) 
  • Etude No. 11, Op. 10 (E-flat Major) 
  • Etude No. 12, Op. 10 (C Minor) 
  • Etude No. 1, Op. 25 (A-flat Major) 
  • Etude No. 2, Op. 25 (F Minor) 
  • Etude No. 3, Op. 25 (F Major) 
  • Etude No. 4, Op. 25 (A Minor) 
  • Etude No. 5, Op. 25 (E Minor) 
  • Etude No. 6, Op. 25 (G# Minor) 
  • Etude No 7, Op. 25 (C# Minor) 
  • Etude No. 8, Op. 25 (D-flat Major) 
  • Etude No. 9, Op. 25 (G-flat Major) 
  • Etude No. 10, Op. 25 (B Minor) 
  • Etude No. 11, Op. 25 (A Minor) 
  • Etude No. 12, Op. 25 (C Minor) 
  • Three Etudes, No. 1 (F Minor) 
  • Three Etudes, No. 2 (A-flat Major) 
  • Three Etudes, No. 3 (D-flat Major) 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 4

    Location:
    charleston SC
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • September 09, 2008 pages fall out

    this edition is great other than the pages. it is spiral bound and for people who use it for hours every day and turn the pages over and over again the pages start to rip out! the pieces are all beautiful but none of them are easy!!!

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  • 5

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    Advanced
  • June 27, 2008 Perfect

    Clear print and many suggestions. A well edited book like this i think is best for difficult pieces like these.( Alfred editions are always great especially for students!)

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  • 5

    Location:
    Hamilton, ON
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • September 30, 2007 Great quality and helpful notes

    This is a great edition of Chopin's 27 etudes. The engraving is clear and the book is comb-bound, so the pages always lie flat. The music itself is extremely challenging but very rewarding to play.

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  • 3

    Location:
    Dallas, TX
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • September 15, 2007 Pretty good

    This is a vast improvement on the internet printout I was using previously, with much better note spacing. However, on the Harp Etude (Op. 25, no. 1), there are several measures in which the bar of the sixteenth notes is on top of the bottom line on the staff, which...

    makes those measures extremely difficult to read (I had to write in the note names). I love the book's spiral binding, which makes it easy to play from. Why don't more publishers figure that out?

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  • 5

    Location:
    Portland, Or
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • May 01, 2007 great layout

    it's a pleasure to play through music that is any to read.

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