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Beethoven: Piano Sonatas 21, 23, 30, 31 / Walter Gieseking


Release Date: 09/11/2001 
Label:  Emi Great Recordings Of The Century Catalog #: 67586   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Walter Gieseking
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

Imported from : ARGENTINA   
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Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 21 in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803-1804; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1951 
Venue:  Kammersaal, Kongresshalle, Zürich 
Length: 20 Minutes 20 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 30 in E major, Op. 109 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1820; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1955 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 16 Minutes 58 Secs. 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 31 in A flat major, Op. 110 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1821-1822; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 18 Minutes 47 Secs. 
4.
Sonata for Piano no 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Walter Gieseking (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804-1805; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1951 
Venue:  Kammersaal, Kongresshalle, Zürich 
Length: 22 Minutes 53 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Op. 53 (Waldstein) (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro con brio
Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Op. 53 (Waldstein) (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Introduzione (Adagio molto)
Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Op. 53 (Waldstein) (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Rondo (Allegretto moderato)
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor Op. 57 "Appassionata" (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro assai - Più allegro
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor Op. 57 "Appassionata" (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Andante con moto -
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor Op. 57 "Appassionata" (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro, ma non troppo - Presto
Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major Op. 109 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Vivace, ma non troppo - Adagio espressivo
Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major Op. 109 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Prestissimo
Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major Op. 109 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Tema (Andante molto cantabile ed espressivo ) - Variazioni I-VI
Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat Op. 110 (2001 Digital Remaster): I. Moderato cantabile molto espressivo
Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat Op. 110 (2001 Digital Remaster): II. Allegro molto
Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat Op. 110 (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Adagio ma non troppo - Fuga (Allegro ma non troppo) - L'istesso tempo di Arioso - L'istesso tempo di Fuga - Meno allegro

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