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Beethoven: The Complete Violin Sonatas / Menuhin, Kentner


Release Date: 03/12/2002 
Label:  Emi Classics Références Catalog #: 74804   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi MenuhinLouis Kentner
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 3 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 12 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Louis Kentner (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1952 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 19 Minutes 6 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 12 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Louis Kentner (Piano), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1954 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 17 Minutes 35 Secs. 
3. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in E flat major, Op. 12 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Louis Kentner (Piano), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1952 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 18 Minutes 10 Secs. 
4. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 6 in A major, Op. 30 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Louis Kentner (Piano), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/15/1954 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 24 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 7 in C minor, Op. 30 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Louis Kentner (Piano), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/01/1955 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 27 Minutes 40 Secs. 
6. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 8 in G major, Op. 30 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Louis Kentner (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/17/1954 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 17 Minutes 49 Secs. 
7. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 10 in G major, Op. 96 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Louis Kentner (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1953 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 30 Minutes 12 Secs. 
8. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 4 in A minor, Op. 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Louis Kentner (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1952-55 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 17 Minutes 45 Secs. 
9. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 24 "Spring" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Louis Kentner (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1952-55 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 21 Minutes 37 Secs. 
10. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 9 in A major, Op. 47 "Kreutzer" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Louis Kentner (Piano), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802-1803; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1952-55 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 34 Minutes 56 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Op. 12 No. 1 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro con brio
Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Op. 12 No. 1 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Tema con variazioni (Andante con moto) I-IV
Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Op. 12 No. 1 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Rondo (Allegro)
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Op. 12 No. 2 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro vivace
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Op. 12 No. 2 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Andante, pi tosto allegretto
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Op. 12 No. 2 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro piacevole
Violin Sonata No. 3 in E flat Op. 12 No. 3 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro con spirito
Violin Sonata No. 3 in E flat Op. 12 No. 3 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio con molt'espressione
Violin Sonata No. 3 in E flat Op. 12 No. 3 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Rondo (Allegro molto)
Violin Sonata No. 6 in A Op. 30 No. 1 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro
Violin Sonata No. 6 in A Op. 30 No. 1 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio molto espressivo
Violin Sonata No. 6 in A Op. 30 No. 1 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Allegretto con variazioni
Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor Op. 30 No. 2 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro con brio
Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor Op. 30 No. 2 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio cantabile
Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor Op. 30 No. 2 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Scherzo & Trio (Allegro)
Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor Op. 30 No. 2 (2001 Digital Remaster): IV. Finale (Allegro)
Violin Sonata No. 8 in G Op. 30 No. 3 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro assai
Violin Sonata No. 8 in G Op. 30 No. 3 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Tempo di Minuetto, ma molto moderato e grazioso
Violin Sonata No. 8 in G Op. 30 No. 3 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro vivace
Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 96 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro moderato
Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 96 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio espressivo
Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 96 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Scherzo (Allegro ) & Trio
Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 96 (2001 Digital Remaster): IV. Poco allegretto

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