Grandes études de concert à sujets développés, Op.60 (Sowinski, Albert)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: E. Challiot, n.d. [1843, 1845]. Plate E.C. 124.
Misc. Notes Original images: 400dpi, color jpg files approx. 4520 by 5810 pixels. Editing: re-sampled to 600dpi, converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins. Book 1 stamped 1843 and book 2 stamped 1845 by the Bibliotheque Royale. Images of book 2 are from a poorly-preserved copy. 400dpi color images available at
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General Information

Work Title Grandes études de concert à sujets développés
Alternative. Title
Composer Sowinski, Albert
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.60
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 studies in 2 books
  1. Étude d'extension (A major)
  2. Étude de notes doubles (E minor)
  3. Étude de cadence brisée (B major)
  4. Étude de style lié (E major)
  5. Étude pour la main gauche seule (F major)
  6. Étude d'octaves liées et detachées (F major)
  7. Étude des passages du pouce (C major)
  8. Étude d'imitations (E major)
  9. Étude toccata (E minor)
  10. Étude d'arpèges (G major)
  11. Étude d'egalite (B major)
  12. Étude de velocité (G minor)
First Publication. 1843 – Paris: E. Challiot / Mainz: Schott / London: Wessel and Stapleton (book 1)
1845 – Paris: E. Challiot / Mainz: Schott (book 2, per Bibliotheque Royale stamp)
Copyright Information Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 
(32nd Year, No.35, 2 September 1843, p.452) — Book 1(?).
Dedication Sigismond Thalberg (book 1)
Mr le Baron Anatole de Cambray (book 2)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Piano (study no.5 for left hand alone)

Misc. Comments

Publication of book 1 by Schott noted in Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1843), p.151.