FREISCHÜTZ - FIVE WALTZES
Freyschütz Walzer für das Piano=Forte: Nos. 182, 183, 184, 185, 186.B. Schott Söhnen.: Mainz, [c 1822]. Pl.n: 1726 [No. 184 only]. Octavo. 3 pp. (each waltz). Disbound. Some spotting throughout but overall crisp copies in good condition. (No. 185 with an uneven edge to p. 3, not affecting.).
A set of five unattributed waltzes based on music from Weber's Der Freischütz. All but one title page with a small vignette related to the opera. These were published just one year after the opera's premiere, a testament to the work's immense popularity.MUS-14864$150
Published in or about 1822, based on plate number (which is printed only on Waltz No. 184).