Prelude in D minor . Op 28 No.24

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The last of Chopin's Preludes. Amazed at just how advanced harmonially this piece sounds, and yet the harmonies are actually quite simple. Perhaps that why he was a genius.

Comment on Daniel Schertle's review

He does have a point, others have pointed out that two violins playing in unison can present intonation problems. I will probably re-work it and split, the melody line between the two players.

There are a some precedents for these kinds of arrangement

1. There are many arrangements of the E minor prelude, so why not do one for the D minor?

2. There exists a complete orchestration of all the preludes

3. There may be some quartets out there who like this piece and want to play it.

4. I did it because I wanted to.

Score ID
Difficult (Grades 7+)
2 minutes
String quartet
Classical music

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