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Complete Beethoven Edition Vol 5 - Piano Sonatas / Kempff


Release Date: 10/14/1997 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 453724   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff
Number of Discs: 8 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 9 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano no 1 in F minor, Op. 2 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1793-1795; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
2. Sonata for Piano no 3 in C major, Op. 2 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1794-1795; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
3. Sonata for Piano no 4 in E flat major, Op. 7 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796-1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
4. Sonata for Piano no 5 in C minor, Op. 10 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795-1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
5. Sonata for Piano no 6 in F major, Op. 10 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796-1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
6. Sonata for Piano no 7 in D major, Op. 10 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
7. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1965 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
8. Sonata for Piano no 9 in E major, Op. 14 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
9. Sonata for Piano no 10 in G major, Op. 14 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1799; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
10. Sonata for Piano no 11 in B flat major, Op. 22 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1965 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
11. Sonata for Piano no 12 in A flat major, Op. 26 "Funeral March" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
12. Sonata for Piano no 13 in E flat major, Op. 27 no 1 "Quasi una fantasia" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1965 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
13. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1965 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
14. Sonata for Piano no 15 in D major, Op. 28 "Pastoral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1965 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
15. Sonata for Piano no 16 in G major, Op. 31 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
16. Sonata for Piano no 17 in D minor, Op. 31 no 2 "Tempest" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
17. Sonata for Piano no 18 in E flat major, Op. 31 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
18. Sonata for Piano no 19 in G minor, Op. 49 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
19. Sonata for Piano no 20 in G major, Op. 49 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
20. Sonata for Piano no 21 in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803-1804; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
21. Sonata for Piano no 22 in F major, Op. 54 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
22. Sonata for Piano no 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804-1805; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
23. Sonata for Piano no 24 in F sharp major, Op. 78 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1965 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
24. Sonata for Piano no 25 in G major, Op. 79 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
25. Sonata for Piano no 26 in E flat major, Op. 81a "Les Adieux" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809-1810; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
26. Sonata for Piano no 27 in E minor, Op. 90 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1814; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1965 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
27. Sonata for Piano no 28 in A major, Op. 101 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
28. Sonata for Piano no 29 in B flat major, Op. 106 "Hammerklavier" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1817-1818; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
29. Sonata for Piano no 30 in E major, Op. 109 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1820; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
30. Sonata for Piano no 31 in A flat major, Op. 110 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1821-1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
31. Sonata for Piano no 32 in C minor, Op. 111 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1821-1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 
32. Sonata for Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 2 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1794-1795; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1964 
Venue:  Beethoven-Saal, Hannover, Germany 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No.1 in F minor, Op.2 No.1: 1. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.1 in F minor, Op.2 No.1: 2. Adagio
Piano Sonata No.1 in F minor, Op.2 No.1: 3. Menuetto (Allegretto)
Piano Sonata No.1 in F minor, Op.2 No.1: 4. Prestissimo
Piano Sonata No.2 in A, Op.2 No.2: 1. Allegro vivace
Piano Sonata No.2 in A, Op.2 No.2: 2. Largo appassionato
Piano Sonata No.2 in A, Op.2 No.2: 3. Scherzo (Allegretto)
Piano Sonata No.2 in A, Op.2 No.2: 4. Rondo (Grazioso)
Piano Sonata No.4 in E flat, Op.7: 1. Allegro molto e con brio
Piano Sonata No.4 in E flat, Op.7: 2. Largo, con gran espressione
Piano Sonata No.4 in E flat, Op.7: 3. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.4 in E flat, Op.7: 4. Rondo (Poco allegretto e grazioso)
Piano Sonata No.3 in C, Op.2 No.3: 1. Allegro con brio
Piano Sonata No.3 in C, Op.2 No.3: 2. Adagio
Piano Sonata No.3 in C, Op.2 No.3: 3. Scherzo (Allegro)
Piano Sonata No.3 in C, Op.2 No.3: 4. Allegro assai
Piano Sonata No.5 in C minor, Op.10 No.1: 1. Allegro molto e con brio
Piano Sonata No.5 in C minor, Op.10 No.1: 2. Adagio molto
Piano Sonata No.5 in C minor, Op.10 No.1: 3. Finale (Prestissimo)
Piano Sonata No.6 in F, Op.10 No.2: 1. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.6 in F, Op.10 No.2: 2. Allegretto
Piano Sonata No.6 in F, Op.10 No.2: 3. Presto
Piano Sonata No.7 in D, Op.10 No.3: 1. Presto
Piano Sonata No.7 in D, Op.10 No.3: 2. Largo e mesto
Piano Sonata No.7 in D, Op.10 No.3: 3. Menuetto (Allegro)
Piano Sonata No.7 in D, Op.10 No.3: 4. Rondo (Allegro)

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