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The Bärenreiter1 and Henle2 urtext editions and the ABRSM edition3 all indicate a trill and make no reference to other possibilities. In the Alfred Masterworks edition,4 the editor, Willard A. Palmer, includes the following note. ALL manuscripts show a TRILL here. The mordent on this note, which appears in the Busoni edition, the Czerny edition and the ...


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There are different versions in various editions for a number of reasons. Sometimes different editors start with different sources, either different manuscripts or different early editions of a work. Sometimes editors adapt the work to suit the people who are likely to use their editions, either by simplifying or by following the musical tastes of their time....


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