CHOPIN, Frédéric, 1810-1849

Lento con gran espressione in C Sharp Minor
 Facsimile Edition of the Manuscript held in the
“Fryderyk Chopin and George Sand” Collection in Valldemossa

[Lento, C-sharp minor, op. posth.]

Chopin, Lento con gran espressione

Works by Chopin—Facsimile Edition, 30 A XI/WN 37. Warsaw, 2017 Oblong, 32 x 25 cm, 2 vols, 2, 45 pp. Full-color reproduction of the presentation autograph manuscript from the “Fryderyk Chopin and George Sand” collection” held by the Carthusian Monastery in Valldemossa on the Isle of Mallorca. Chopin composed the Lento in C-sharp minor in 1830. He probably later offered the manuscript to his pupil, Princess Marcelina Czartoryska née Radziwiłł. Another version of the Lento, an autograph manuscript with a dedication to his sister Ludwika, has disappeared and is known only from copies and facsimiles. The volume is supplied with source commentary authored by Bożena Schmid-Adamczyk. Bound in blue linen, with matching slipcase. Bound in blue linen, with matching slipcase. $78  (view other volumes from this series)


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