Chopin Ballades’ difficulty range?

Asked by: Joseph Mosqueda

What grade is Chopin’s Ballade No 1?

grade 10

Chopin F. It is already a grade 10.

Is La Campanella harder than Ballade No 1?

It depends, Ballade 1 is probably considered a more difficult piece, but not in terms of technical difficulty.

Which Chopin Scherzo is hardest?

As far as which one is the most difficult, it is hard to say, although the 4th Scherzo (E major) is generally regarded as the most difficult from an interprative standpoint – although the middle section of the B minor is hard to interprate so it does not sound “sing-song” or boring.

How difficult is Liszt Ballade No 2?

It’s very, very hard — just technically, even before we get to musically. The majority of the work for the 4rd ballade lies after getting the notes down.

Is Liszt harder than Chopin?

Liszt’s ones ( Trascendental études ), they are more challenging and much more technical demanding than Chopin’s ones. For example, Liszt’s trascendental étude nº5 “Feux Follets” is one of the hardest pieces ever wrote for piano.

What is Chopin’s hardest piece?

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 Hungarian Rhapsody No 6 harder than La Campanella?

Re: Liszt’s Hungarian Rhapsody No 2 vs La Campanella
HR 2 is much harder on the technical level than La Campanella.

How difficult is Ballade No 4?

Of the four ballades, it is considered by many pianists to be the most difficult, both technically and musically. It is also the longest, taking around ten to twelve minutes to perform. According to John Ogdon, it is “the most exalted, intense and sublimely powerful of all Chopin’s compositions

What grade is La Campanella?

There are plenty of compositions that are far more difficult to play including some Chopin Études and the works of Alkan for example, but ‘La Campanella’ is in all probability work for the post-grade eight pianists, or one preparing for a diploma on the piano.

How hard is Clair de Lune?

I think most pianists discover Clair de Lune at some point because it’s not a very difficult piece to play, although it’s a difficult piece to play well. It was as a young pianist that I discovered it. It’s got all the things that you enjoy as a pianist.

Why is La Campanella so hard?

‘La Campanella’, which translates as ‘little bell’, comes from a larger work – the Grandes études de Paganini – and is famous for being one of the most difficult pieces ever written for piano. The piece’s technical demands include enormous jumps for the right hand played at an uncomfortably speedy tempo.

What level is La Campanella piano?

La Campanella is a 1.9 Insane 8* level created by FunnyGame.

La Campanella
Level version 8
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What level is La Campanella RCM?

Grade 12

Composer Franz Liszt
Title Etude S 140 No 3 in A-Flat Minor La campanella
ID 140.03
Grade 12 (Licentiate Diploma)
Syllabus RCM

Is La Campanella Grade 8?

Your case is different. La Campanella is not, as you said, the most difficult piece out there, but it is still extremely difficult. However, you’re no slouch yourself having finished Grade 8. Let me ask you this: Do you want simply to learn the piece, or do you want to learn it at a high level of mastery?

What grade is Clair de Lune?

Anyone who puts under 7 has clearly never played the piece or played the piece with shity rhythm, dynamics, and no rubato.

Composer Claude Debussy
Title Clair de lune mvt 3 from Suite Bergamasque L 75
ID 75.03
Grade 7
Syllabus AMEB PFL

What grade piece is Fur Elise?

The full version of Fur Elise is considered reasonably difficult, broadly an intermediate piece around grade 5, but a shorter arrangement of only the famous section is often taught as well.