Scherzo No.4

Frédéric Chopin

Scherzo No.4 in E major

Op. 54, B. 148

About this work...

Published in Leipzig in 1843, the Scherzo in E major, Op. 54, was composed in 1842. Not often performed, the piece is of a very different character than Chopin's previous works in this form, exhibiting more capriciousness and elegance than profundity. It is best described as bright and direct. The opening four measures... read more