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Polonaise in A flat major, Op. 53 Op. 53

Title: Polonaise

Type of the source: Stichvorlage autograph

Dedication: A Monsieur Auguste Leo


Dimensions:

  • height - 21 cm

  • width - 27 cm

Number of pages: 6


Location: USA, New York, The Pierpont Morgan Library The Heineman Foundation

Sound Library NIFC: F. 1701

ÖNB Pha: 321

First Editions:

Polonaise in A flat major, Op. 53 Op. 53 (German, Breitkopf & Härtel)


Notes:

Autograph manuscript includes precise articulation markings, which were partly omitted in the first edition. Annotation on the title page: Polonaise, pour le Piano, dedié à Monsieur Auguste Leo, par F Chopin. / Op. 53. / Leipsic Breitkopf et Haertel. Paris Pchlesinger. Londres Wessel et Stapleton. Autograph marked with plate number of Breitkopf & Härtel first edition (7002). 

Other sources:

Polonaise in A flat major, Op. 53 Op. 53; Working autograph



 
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