About 'Waltz no.10 in B minor op.69 no.2'
Chopin, Frédéric (biography)
1810 , Zelazowa Wola, Poland
1849 , Paris
Polish composer renowned for his piano works. A great Romantic composer, who nevertheless wrote absolute music with formal titles such as Mazurkas, Impromptus, Waltzes, Nocturnes.
Waltz Op. 69, No. 2 was composed by Frederic Chopin for solo piano in the year 1829, although published posthumously. The main theme is in the key of B minor and is marked with an overall tempo of Moderato. It is one of several works that the composer hoped would be burnt upon his death.|
The piece is largely melancholic and changes to B major and again reverts to the original theme. It is not technically demanding and is one of Chopin's better known pieces.
|Time Signature:||3/4 (View more 3/4 Music)|
|Score Key:||B minor (Sounding Pitch) (View more B minor Music for Piano )|
|Tempo Marking:||Moderato = 152|
|Number of Pages:||5|
|Difficulty:||Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players|
|Style:||Classical (View more Classical Music)|
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