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Prelude in B major, Op. 28 No. 11 incypit

Genre: Prelude

Key: B major

Opus/WN: Op. 28 No. 11

Creation date: 1831(?)-1839, kompozycja cyklu: 1838-1839

Acc. to Paderewski: I/11

Acc. to Turło: 176

Instruments: piano

Composition dedicated to:

Joseph Christoph Kessler
Camille Pleyel


The eleventh Prelude, in B major, is filled with an arabesque melody evoking the music of Chopin’s impromptus. This cheerful and songful ‘album leaf’ appears and then vanishes. It brings an idyllic character, diatonic melody and sanguine expression.

Author: Mieczysław Tomaszewski
[Cykl audycji "Fryderyka Chopina Dzieła Wszystkie"]
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