Which Chopin Etude should I play first?

Which Chopin Etude should I play first?

Which Chopin Etude should I play first?

Most people would usually start with Op. 10 no 3 in E major, because it is slow and beautiful and well known. Another one that is not so hard is Op 25 no 7 in C#minor. Op 25 no 9 in Gb major is quite short, and is not too bad if you can already play octaves well.

What is Chopin’s best etude?

The Top Ten Most Romantic Chopin Works

  1. Larghetto from Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op.
  2. Etude in E major, Op. 10 No.
  3. Romance (Larghetto) from Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op 11.
  4. Fantaisie-Impromptu, Op.
  5. Prelude in D flat major, Op.
  6. Nocturne in B flat minor, op 9.
  7. Waltz No.10 in B minor, Op.69 No.2.
  8. Ballade No.

What is the hardest etude?

25, No. 6, in G-sharp minor, is a technical study composed by Frédéric Chopin focusing on thirds, trilling them at a high speed. Also called the Double Thirds Étude, it is considered one of the hardest of Chopin’s 24 Études, ranking the highest level of difficulty according to the Henle difficulty rankings.

Is the Butterfly Etude hard?

They are all relentless in their mechanics but the figurines for the butterfly somehow is more incessant for my hands and it gets real sloppy for me to keep practicing it for more than any thing over twenty minutes. This is truly a difficult piece. Not notes per se.

How long does it take to learn a Chopin etude?

For example it took almost 6 months to learn the chopin revolutionary etude, but i have been improving it for one year more. I guess that if you dedicate to the piano profesionally and you can invest a lot of hours per day in learning a piece, it will take less time.

How hard is Chopin waterfall Etude?

10, No. 1.” The main technical difficulty of this piece is playing the uninterrupted right hand arpeggios, including the swift position changes, in legato powerfully and accurately at the suggested tempo (quarter note equals 176) without straining the hand.

Is the Butterfly etude hard?