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Piano Sonata B minor op. 58

Piano Solo

By Frederic Chopin

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Piano solo - SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Piano Solo. Composed by Frederic Chopin (1810-1849). Edited by Ewald Zimmermann. This edition: Paperback/Soft Cover. Sheet music. Henle Music Folios. Urtext edition-paper bound. Romantic Period. Single piece (softcover). With introductory text, fingerings and performance notes. Op. 58. 46 pages. G. Henle #HN290. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480290).

Item Number: HL.51480290

9x12 inches.

The early piano trio, the two piano concertos, the three piano sonatas and the late cello sonata op. 65 comprise Chopin's few contributions to sonata form, the principal form of the Classical era. Especially the two Piano Sonatas opp. 35 and 58 fully deserve their reputation as two of Chopin's most distinctive creations.Chopin composed the Sonata in b minor op. 58 in 1844 at the country estate of George Sand in Nohant. This piece may be somewhat more conventional than the earlier b flat minor one, but Chopin shows in it that, contrary to the occasionally expressed view that strict (sonata) form was not to his liking, he most certainly mastered this genre, too, and was able to express himself as genuinely and intensely as in the smaller romantic character pieces.

About SMP Level 10 (Advanced)

Very advanced level, very difficult note reading, frequent time signature changes, virtuosic level technical facility needed.

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  • 5

    Bob C. Allen
    Location:
    Kansas City, Kansas
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • 2008-03-26 00:00:00.0 Great Song!

    This is definitely a work of art by Chopin...he is a genius!

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  • 5

    Benjamin Dowson
    Location:
    Calgary, Canada
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • 2008-02-15 00:00:00.0 BEST PIECE EVER

    Whats more to say? I think this is one of the greatest things ever written (Especially the 4th movement).

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