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Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas Volume 2 / Robert Taub


Release Date: 07/09/1996 
Label:  Vox Classics Catalog #: 7529   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Robert Taub
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded March and November 1995.
These performances were recorded in Wolfensohn Hall at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey.
REVIEWS:
New York Times (Publisher) (5/14/00, p.31) - "...A survey as remarkable for the intellectual grasp of the material as for its technical assurance and aura of poetic spontaneity..."
Selections recorded March and November 1995.
These performances were recorded in Wolfensohn Hall at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey.
REVIEWS:
New York Times (Publisher) (5/14/00, p.31) - "...A survey as remarkable for the intellectual grasp of the material as for its technical assurance and aura of poetic spontaneity..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano no 5 in C minor, Op. 10 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Robert Taub (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795-1797; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 17 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Piano no 6 in F major, Op. 10 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Robert Taub (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796-1797; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 16 Minutes 37 Secs. 
3. Sonata for Piano no 7 in D major, Op. 10 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Robert Taub (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 24 Minutes 14 Secs. 
4. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Robert Taub (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 19 Minutes 52 Secs. 
5. Sonata for Piano no 16 in G major, Op. 31 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Robert Taub (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 22 Minutes 53 Secs. 
6. Sonata for Piano no 28 in A major, Op. 101 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Robert Taub (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 22 Minutes 7 Secs. 

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