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The Art Of Interpretation - Beethoven: Sonatas / R. Serkin


Release Date: 11/02/2004 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 93442   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1945 
2. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1941 
3. Sonata for Piano no 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804-1805; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1947 
4. Sonata for Piano no 30 in E major, Op. 109 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1820; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1952 

Sound Samples

I. Grave - Allegro di molto et con brio
II. Adagio cantabile
III. Rondo. Allegro
I. Adagio sostenuto
II. Allegretto
III. Presto agitato
I. Allegro assai
II. Andante con moto
III. Allegro ma non troppo - Presto
I. Vivace, ma non troppo
II. Prestissimo
III. Gesangvoll, mit innigser Empfindung. Andante molto cantabile ed espressivo

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