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Muzio Clementi: Didone Abbandonata

Clementi / Cave
Release Date: 01/11/2011 
Label:  Aeon   Catalog #: 1094   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Muzio Clementi
Performer:  Olivier Cavé
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The choice of Olivier Cavé, a pianist of exquisite sensibility, falls precisely on four sonatas all in minor tonality, defined by the performer himself as "authentic dramas in music". Dramas in a structural sense, certainly, constructed by following the complex aesthetic canons of their time, of which Clementi was a great connoisseur. The choice of Olivier Cavé, a pianist of exquisite sensibility, falls precisely on four sonatas all in minor tonality, defined by the performer himself as "authentic dramas in music". Dramas in a structural sense, certainly, constructed by following the complex aesthetic canons of their time, of which Clementi was a great connoisseur. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonatas (6) for Piano, Op. 25: no 5 in F sharp minor by Muzio Clementi
Performer:  Olivier Cavé (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; London, England 
Venue:  Salle de musique, La Chaux-de-Fond 
Length: 14 Minutes 20 Secs. 
2.
Sonata (3) for Piano, Op. 40: no 2 in B minor by Muzio Clementi
Performer:  Olivier Cavé (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; London, England 
Venue:  Salle de musique, La Chaux-de-Fond 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
3.
Piano Sonata in F minor, Op.13/6 by Muzio Clementi
Performer:  Olivier Cavé (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785 
Venue:  Salle de musique, La Chaux-de-Fond 
Length: 14 Minutes 55 Secs. 
4.
Piano Sonata in G minor ("Didone abbandonata"), Op. 50/3 by Muzio Clementi
Performer:  Olivier Cavé (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1821 
Venue:  Salle de musique, La Chaux-de-Fond 
Length: 14 Minutes 10 Secs. 

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