Fantaisie Impromptu

Frédéric Chopin The Fantaisie-Impromptu, now one of Chopin's most frequently performed and popular compositions, was not published by Chopin himself. This was done by his friend and copyist Julian Fontana, who edited the work as Op. 66 ...

Fantaisie Impromptu

This beautiful concert piece, originally published after Chopin's death, is presented here in a scholarly and thoroughly notated edition by Maurice Hinson, including both the standard and Fontana versions of the piece. There are historic notes and extensive performance suggestions and practice techniques included.

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Fantaisie-Impromptu
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Frédéric Chopin, Maurice Hinson
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05-03 - Publisher: Alfred Music

This beautiful concert piece, originally published after Chopin's death, is presented here in a scholarly and thoroughly notated edition by Maurice Hinson, including both the standard and Fontana versions of the piece. There are historic notes and extensive performance suggestions and practice techniques included.
Fantaisie-Impromptu
Language: en
Pages: 12
Authors: Frí©dí©ric Chopin, Willard A. Palmer
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05-03 - Publisher: Alfred Music

Willard A. Palmer's excellent edition which includes performance suggestions in the footnotes, editorial additions to the score in gray print, and Klindworth's variant (ossia) for measure 72.
Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire, third edition
Language: en
Pages: 976
Authors: Maurice Hinson
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05-22 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

"The Hinson" has been indispensable for performers, teachers, and students. Now updated and expanded, it's better than ever, with 120 more composers, expertly guiding pianists to solo literature and answering the vital questions: What's available? How difficult is it? What are its special features? How does one reach the publisher?
The Classical Music Experience
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Julius H. Jacobson
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

Covers sixty of the world's most celebrated composers, from Bach, Mozart and Beethoven to Tchaikovsky, Gershwin and Bernstein. It weaves five hundred years of history and music into a rich tapestry of sound and story.
Chopin
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: James Huneker
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

This classic in music biography and criticism reflects the intimate knowledge of Chopin's music acquired by the author while studying to become a concert pianist. Part 1 deals with Chopin's life and comments on his teachings and performances; the second part offers a brilliant, piece-by-piece analysis of the entire body