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The Nocturnes, Op. The second nocturne of the work is regarded as Chopin's most famous piece. This nocturne has Op. 55 rhythmic freedom that came to characterise Chopin's later work. The left hand has an unbroken sequence of eighth notes in simple arpeggios throughout the entire piece, while the right hand moves with freedom in patterns of seven, eleven, twenty, and twenty-two notes. The opening section moves into a contrasting middle section, which flows back to the opening material in a transitional passage where the melody floats above seventeen consecutive bars of D-flat major chords.
The reprise of the first section grows out of this, followed by a Picardy third ending. Chopin Space Race - Bruce Dickinson - MP3 Collection his best-known Nocturne in E-flat major, Op. The A and B sections become increasingly ornamented with each Its Magic - Various - House Rarities. The penultimate bar utilizes considerable rhythmic freedom, indicated by the instruction, senza tempo without tempo.
Nocturne in E-flat major opens with a legato melody, mostly played pianocontaining graceful upward leaps which becomes increasingly wide as the line unfolds. This melody is heard again three times during the piece. With each repetition, it is varied by ever more elaborate decorative tones and trills.
The nocturne also includes a subordinate melody, which is played with rubato. A sonorous foundation for the melodic line is provided by the widely spaced notes in the accompaniment, connected by the damper pedal. The final dance of the ballet In the Night by Jerome Robbinswas choreographed to this music.
Nocturne In E Flat is in ternary form A-B-A. The first section is marked allegretto. The main theme is chromatic, but filled with nostalgic energy. The second contrasting section, Agitato in B minor, is a very dramatic one with a combined melody and counter-melody in No.
2 - Frederic Chopin* - The Complete Works Of Frederic Chopin Volume right hand and continuous 8th note arpeggios in the left, which requires an amount of virtuosity. The piece is full of coloratura ornaments, and ends with a wide chord in the left hand accompanied with right hand triplets in a high octave to lead to a legatissimo smorzando adagio senza tempo. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Nocturnes Op.