FIRST EDITIONS first editions

Nocturnes Op. 55

Pieces published in the collection:
Nocturne in F minor, Op. 55 No. 1 Op. 55 No. 1
Nocturne in E flat major, Op. 55 No. 2 Op. 55 No. 2

Title: 15me & 16me Nocturno, Op. 55

Title page:
15me. 16me. NOCTURNO Composé par FREDERIC CHOPIN. Op: 55|Dédié à Mademoiselle I. W. STIRLING.|LONDON, Wessel & Co. Importers and Publishers of FOREIGN MUSIC.|(by special Appointment) to H.R.H. the Duchess of Kent.|No. 67 Frith Street, Soho Square

Dedication: Miss J. W. Stirling

Publisher: Wessel & Co.

Publication date: 22 IV 1845

Place of publication: United Kingdom, London

Plate number: W & Co. No. 5308

Number of pages: 10


Each of the Nocturnes with a title in the headline of the first pages of the music text. On the series title page there is the main title of the series: Wessel & Cos Complete Collection of the Compositions of Frederic Chopin for the Piano Forte with the number 59 hand-written, and also a list of abridged titles of all already published works with numbers from 1 to 60 (including compositions up to Op. 56).

Other editions:

Nocturnes Op. 55 (French, M. Schlesinger)
Nocturnes Op. 55 (German, Breitkopf & Härtel)

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