Nocturne in F Minor Op 55 No 1 Sheet Music by Frederick Chopin
Chopin was born in March , Schumann in June of the same year. They started out as fellow poets of the piano. By the s the piano had become a bourgeois status symbol; there was a reliable market for published piano compositions and an appetite for recitals by piano virtuosi. He released small-scale works regularly; the more accessible of his pieces fueled demand for his more adventurous works. When he withdrew from active concertizing, his compositional desire to explore, innovate, and experiment had free rein. Robert Schumann might have followed a similar path had he not abandoned piano performance even before his intended career trajectory was launched due, so the legend goes, to a hand injury. Many new fans of the VRS may not know of the long, rich history of VRS Schumann performances dating back to the earliest days of the society.
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The two Nocturnes, Op. The piece is in ternary form ABA. It starts with the main theme which repeats once with only minor variations. The right hand plays a slow melody and the left hand accompanies with a bass note and then a chord, in crotchets. The second section is then played with, again, the right-hand playing the melody and the left-hand accompanying with bass notes and a chord.