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The Mazurkas Op. 41

Pieces included in the source:
Mazurka in E minor, Op. 41 No. 1
Mazurka in B major, Op. 41 No. 2 Op. 41 No. 2
Mazurka in A flat major, Op. 41 No. 3
Mazurka in C sharp minor, Op. 41 No. 4

Title: 4 Mazourkas [Op. 41]

Type of the source: Stichvorlage autograph

Dedication: A son ami Monsieur Etienne Witwicki


Dimensions:

  • height - 23,3 cm

  • width - 30,2 cm

Number of pages: 16


Location: Poland, Warsaw, The National Library

Shelf-mark: Mus. 226

Sound Library NIFC: F. 706

ÖNB Pha: 372

First Editions:

Mazurkas Op. 41 (German, Breitkopf & Härtel)


Notes:

Turło/Chomiński catalogue uses the term "Stichvorlage manuscript" for that autograph. The autograph marked with the plate number of the Breitkopf & Härtel edition. The title page with dedication and composer's signature: 4 Mazourkas / pour le piano forte / dedié à / son ami Mr Etienne Witwicki / par F Chopin.

Other sources:

Mazurka in E minor, Op. 41 No. 1; Complete autograph
Mazurka in E minor, Op. 41 No. 1; Incomplete Stichvorlage autograph
Mazurka in E minor, Op. 41 No. 1; Sketch



 
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