Tristesse (Main theme) - Frédéric Chopin
Tristesse (Main theme) - Frédéric Chopin
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Tristesse (Main theme)

Frédéric Chopin

Tristesse (Sadness) is the third piece of «Etudes Opus 10» by Frédéric Chopin, a set of 12 compositions for solo piano published during the 1830s. Discover our piano sheet music available in 4 different skill levels for piano solo. The original title of this beautiful composition is Étude Op. 10, No. 3, in E major. Through popular arrangements it became known as Tristesse or Adieu (Farewell) and has been covered by numerous artists including Edgardo Donato and Serge Gainsbourg. The melody is featured in Survival by Muse, which was the official theme for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

Piano solo

  • Level 1 (2 pages)
  • Level 2 (2 pages)
  • Level 3 (2 pages)
  • Expert Level (2 pages)
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