WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos 8, 14, 15 & 21 / Wilhelm Kempff


Release Date: 03/16/1987 
Label:  Dg Galleria Catalog #: 415834   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Low Stock: Currently 3 or fewer in stock. Usually ships in 24 hours, unless stock becomes depleted.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

"For lyrical finesse combined with the most concentrated poetic emergy Wilhelm Kempff remains unrivalled in this repertoire." -- Bryce Morrison, Gramophone "For lyrical finesse combined with the most concentrated poetic emergy Wilhelm Kempff remains unrivalled in this repertoire." -- Bryce Morrison, Gramophone Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 15 in D major, Op. 28 "Pastoral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Sonata for Piano no 24 in F sharp major, Op. 78 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title