Polish composer renowned for his piano works. A great Romantic composer, who nevertheless wrote absolute music with formal titles such as Mazurkas, Impromptus, Walzes, Nocturnes.
Etude Op. 10, No. 12 in C minor, known as the Revolutionary Etude or the Etude on the Bombardment of Warsaw, is a solo piano work by Frederic Chopin written circa 1831, and the last in his first set, Etudes Op.10, dedicated "a son ami Franz Liszt" ("to his friend Franz Liszt").