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Schubert: The Late Piano Sonatas / Maurizio Pollini


Release Date: 08/04/2003 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 474613   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz Schubert
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Maurizio Pollini records Schubert's three great last sonatas, all written in the year of his untimely death, with a delicate and lyrical touch. The Originals series. Maurizio Pollini records Schubert's three great last sonatas, all written in the year of his untimely death, with a delicate and lyrical touch. The Originals series. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano in C minor, D 958 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
2. Sonata for Piano in A major, D 959 by Franz Schubert
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
3. Sonata for Piano in B flat major, D 960 by Franz Schubert
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
4. Allegretto for Piano in C minor, D 915 by Franz Schubert
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
5. Pieces (3) for Piano, D 946 by Franz Schubert
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No.19 In C Minor, D.958: 1. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.19 In C Minor, D.958: 2. Adagio
Piano Sonata No.19 In C Minor, D.958: 3. Menuetto (Allegro)
Piano Sonata No.19 In C Minor, D.958: 4. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.20 In A, D.959: 1. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.20 In A, D.959: 2. Andantino
Piano Sonata No.20 In A, D.959: 3. Scherzo (Allegro vivace)
Piano Sonata No.20 In A, D.959: 4. Rondo (Allegretto)
Piano Sonata No.21 In B Flat, D.960: 1. Molto moderato
Piano Sonata No.21 In B Flat, D.960: 2. Andante sostenuto
Piano Sonata No.21 In B Flat, D.960: 3. Scherzo (Allegro vivace con delicatezza)
Piano Sonata No.21 In B Flat, D.960: 4. Allegro ma non troppo
Allegretto In C Minor, D.915
3 Klavierstücke, D.946: No.1 In E Flat Minor (Allegro assai)
3 Klavierstücke, D.946: No.2 In E Flat (Allegretto)
3 Klavierstücke, D.946: No.3 In C (Allegro)

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