FIRST EDITIONS first editions

Mazurkas Op. 41

Pieces published in the collection:
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: Quatre Mazurkas pour le Piano, Op. 41

Title page:
QUATRE|Mazurkas|Pour|LE PIANO|Dédiées à son Ami|Etienne Witwicki.|Par|FRED. CHOPIN.|Op: 41. Prix: 6f.|A.L.|PARIS, chez E. TROUPENAS & Cie. Rue Neuve Vivienne, 40.|Londres, chez Wessel & Cie. Leipzig, Breitkopf & Haertel

Dedication: A son ami Etienne Witwicki

Publisher: E. Troupenas & Co.

Publication date: XII 1840

Place of publication: France, Paris

Plate number: T. 978

Format: 34 cm

Number of pages: 11

Edition based on:

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



The first impression from December 1840 was printed without the title page. Troupenas corrected the first impression with additional leaf containing title page with dedication - printed in January 184.

The order of the Mazurkas in the edition is as follows: no. 1 E minor, no. 2 B major, no. 3 A flat major, no. 4 C sharp minor. The same order is used in the English edition. In the German one the Mazurka in C sharp minor is marked as number 1 and the order of the others is: no. 2 E minor, no. 3 B major, no. 4 A flat major.

Other editions:

Mazurkas Op. 41 (German, Breitkopf & Härtel)
Mazurkas Op. 41 (English, Wessel & Co.)

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