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Nocturne in B major, Op. 62 No. 1 Op. 62 No. 1

Type of the source: Stichvorlage autograph

Dedication: A Mademoiselle R. de Könneritz


  • height - 22 cm

  • width - 28,5 cm

Number of pages: 4

Location: USA, Chicago, The Newberry Library

Sound Library NIFC: F. 1613

First Editions:

Nocturnes Op. 62 (French, Brandus & Co.)


Autograph manuscript of the entire opus divided into two parts (each work is separate). Title, dedication and publishers' addresses noted on the upper margin of Nocturne no. 1: 2 Nocturnes pour le piano / dediés [!] à Mademoiselle R. de Könneritz / par F. Chopin Op. 62 / Paris Brandus Leipsic, Haertel. Londres, Wessel. Musical text is in an advanced version, including numerous dynamic, pedalling, articulation and phrasing markings.

Other sources:

Nocturnes Op. 62; Stichvorlage autograph
Nocturne in B major, Op. 62 No. 1 Op. 62 No. 1; Sketch

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