Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op. 44

Frédéric Chopin composed his Polonaise in F sharp minor for solo piano, Op, 44, in 1841. It has been referred to as the 'tragic' polonaise. It was dedicated to Ludmilla de Beauveau, a prominent member of the Polish community in Paris. Despite being called a Polonaise, the piece is actually a composite work with a central mazurka section. A typical performance lasts around eleven minutes.

This piece contains the following parts:

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Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op. 44
Composer Form Instrument Period
Frédéric Chopin Polonaise Piano Romantic

Frédéric Chopin

Frederic Francois Chopin was a Polish composer, virtuoso pianist, and music teacher of French–Polish parentage. He was one of the great masters ...
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