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Polonaise in A flat major [op. posth.]

Title: Polonaise

Type of the source: Presentation autograph

Dedication: A Monsieur A. Żywny


  • height - 23,1 cm

  • width - 27,9 cm

Number of pages: 3

Location: Poland, Warsaw, The Warsaw Music Society

Shelf-mark: 1/Ch

Sound Library NIFC: F. 1492


Autograph manuscript dedicated to Wojciech Żywny. Title page: Polonaise / pour / le Piano Forté / composée et dediée / A Monsieur A. Żywny / par son Elève / Frederyk Chopin / a Vasovie / ce 23 Avril 1821. Considered to be the first score of the young Chopin. Musical text includes no performance indications.

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