WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Beethoven: Piano Concertos; Sonatas


Release Date: 04/11/2006 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000623802   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 4 Hours 39 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  
On sale! $23.98
CD:  $19.99
In Stock
MP3: $17.99
What's this?




Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 17 in D minor, Op. 31 no 2 "Tempest" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin (Fortepiano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin (Fortepiano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin (Fortepiano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Classical 
Written: 1793/1798; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Steven Lubin (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 1. Allegro con brio
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 2. Largo
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, Op.15: 3. Rondo (Allegro scherzando)
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 1. Allegro con brio
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 2. Adagio
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, Op.19: 3. Rondo (Molto allegro)
Piano Sonata No.14 in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 1. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Sonata No.14 in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 2. Allegretto
Piano Sonata No.14 in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 3. Presto
Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, Op.37: 1. Allegro con brio
Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, Op.37: 2. Largo
Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, Op.37: 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 1. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio
Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 2. Adagio cantabile
Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Piano Sonata No.17 in D minor, Op.31 No.2 -"Tempest": 1. Largo - Allegro
Piano Sonata No.17 in D minor, Op.31 No.2 -"Tempest": 2. Adagio
Piano Sonata No.17 in D minor, Op.31 No.2 -"Tempest": 3. Allegretto

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Great performance and a good bargain April 3, 2012 By Richard H. (Glendale, AZ) See All My Reviews "This is a rerelease of the the concertos which I own the original on Loiseau-Lyre. Lubin is great on piano forte as is Hogwood and the AAM. Unfortunately I don't have the sonatas included in my release so I can't comment. I have written a letter to Decca requesting the missing works but have not heard back from them as yet.

"
Report Abuse
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In