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Title: Etude in f-minor Composer: Frédéric Chopin Instrument: Violoncello Edited By: Luigi Silva Instrumentation: Solo with Piano Pages: 9 including the violoncello and piano parts
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Simplicity is the highest goal, achievable when you have overcome all difficulties. -Frédéric Chopin
The Etude in F minor, Op. 25 No. 2 has always been known in France as Les Abeilles (The Bees), but Schumann had a totally different description of this etude after listening to a performance by Chopin himself: “After performing the first etude he immediately passed to the second one in F minor, also bearing the unforgettable imprint of his personality, an etude so charming, dreamy that it could be the song of a sleeping child.” The Luigi Silva transcription is a very virtuosic encore piece for the cello.
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