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Schubert: Piano Sonatas D 784, 840, 894, 959 & 960 / Brendel


Release Date: 01/31/2006 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 000568502   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Schubert
Performer:  Alfred Brendel
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 35 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano in A minor, D 784/Op. 143 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 20 Minutes 23 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Piano in C major, D 840 "Reliquie" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/1984 
Venue:  Live  Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 22 Minutes 38 Secs. 
3. Sonata for Piano in G major, D 894/Op. 78 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1998 
Venue:  Live  Alte Oper, Frankfurt, Germany 
Length: 36 Minutes 24 Secs. 
4. Sonata for Piano in A major, D 959 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1999 
Venue:  Live  Maltings Snape, England 
Length: 38 Minutes 16 Secs. 
5. Sonata for Piano in B flat major, D 960 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1997 
Venue:  Live  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 37 Minutes 1 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No.14 in A minor, D.784: 1. Allegro giusto
Piano Sonata No.14 in A minor, D.784: 2. Andante
Piano Sonata No.14 in A minor, D.784: 3. Allegro vivace
Piano Sonata in C, D.840: 1. Moderato
Piano Sonata in C, D.840: 2. Andante
Piano Sonata No.18 in G, D.894: 1. Molto moderato e cantabile
Piano Sonata No.18 in G, D.894: 2. Andante
Piano Sonata No.18 in G, D.894: 3. Menuetto (Allegro moderato)
Piano Sonata No.18 in G, D.894: 4. Allegretto
Piano Sonata No.20 in A, D.959: 1. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.20 in A, D.959: 2. Andantino
Piano Sonata No.20 in A, D.959: 3. Scherzo (Allegro vivace)
Piano Sonata No.20 in A, D.959: 4. Rondo (Allegretto)
Piano Sonata No.21 in B flat, D.960: 1. Molto moderato
Piano Sonata No.21 in B flat, D.960: 2. Andante sostenuto
Piano Sonata No.21 in B flat, D.960: 3. Scherzo (Allegro vivace con delicatezza)
Piano Sonata No.21 in B flat, D.960: 4. Allegro ma non troppo

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