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Chopin - Étude #1 op 10

Posted: 17 Jun 2012, 13:37
by FranKiisko
Hi to everyone! Today I'd like to show you one of the pieces that I played recently in a concert. ;)

It's the Étude #1 composed by Frédérik Chopin. It's, in my opinion, very difficult because you have to play the arpeggios very fast and it's hard to keep a continuity between them. For me, this is one of the most difficult Chopin's Études.

It receives the name of "Waterfall Étude" because of the descendant arpeggios that seem a musical waterfall (at least, I interpret this surname like that LOL!)

Well, here you have my performance of this Étude. I hope you like it! :D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5REIhTQH8RM

Chopin Etude #1 op 10

Posted: 05 Mar 2016, 20:09
by Natatnunk
Hi everyone,i'll try to be straight forward,i need advices for practicing chopin's etude op.10 no.4 ,how to achieve evenness in both hands,especially in faster tempos,my goal is to play it at 170 bpm,i have expirience with vituosic etudes,such as etude op.25 no.12 and an octave etude in B-Minor,i also played moszkowskisetude in A flat-Major, and g-minor, from op.72,i played all of those pieces perfect,so i thought i can take my technique to the next level, PLEASE HELP ME

Re: Chopin - Étude #1 op 10

Posted: 29 Jun 2016, 07:16
by jasonlim9090
Your playing is amazing! and you play with such calmness. By the way, I've helped you hit 2000 views for your video :lol:

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