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Nocturnes Op. 62

Pieces included in the source:
Nocturne in B major, Op. 62 No. 1 Op. 62 No. 1
Nocturne in E major, Op. 62 No. 2 Op. 62 No. 2

Title: 2 Nocturnes Op. 62

Type of the source: Stichvorlage autograph

Dedication: A Mademoiselle R. de Könneritz


Dimensions:

  • height - 21,7 cm

  • width - 28,3 cm

Number of pages: 8 [4+4]


Location: Poland, Warsaw, The National Library

Shelf-mark: Mus. 234

Sound Library NIFC: F. 1306

ÖNB Pha: 380

First Editions:

Nocturnes Op. 62 (German, Breitkopf & Härtel)


Notes:

Autograph manuscript with B&H plate number (7547). Title, dedication and co-publishers' addresses appear on upper margin of the first page of Nocturne no. 1: 2 Nocturnes pour le piano / dediés [!] à Mademoiselle R. de Könneritz / par F. Chopin Leipsic Haertel. Pairs Maison Schlesinger, Brandus / et Cie / Londres Wessel. / Op. 62. The manuscript is accurate and detailed (including many dynamic, articulation and tempo markings).

Other sources:

Nocturne in B major, Op. 62 No. 1 Op. 62 No. 1; Sketch
Nocturne in B major, Op. 62 No. 1 Op. 62 No. 1; Stichvorlage autograph
Nocturne in E major, Op. 62 No. 2 Op. 62 No. 2; Stichvorlage autograph



 
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