Jan 8, 2013
Opus 67 No 2 Mazurka by Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
|Frédéric François Chopin was a Polish composer, virtuoso pianist, and music teacher of French–Polish parentage. A great masters of Romantic music and has been called “the poet of the piano”. He supported himself as a composer and piano teacher, giving few public performances. For most of his life, Chopin suffered from poor health; he died in Paris in 1849 at the age of 39.|
The fingering here recommends much shifting in order to permit liberal legato and portamenti. Highly idiomatic, it could have been written for the guitar
Romantic Era. 56 Measures. 4 Pages. Time Signature 3/4. key of d minor. cantabile. Mazurka. Drop D. Originally in g minor. Arr Stephen Aron.