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Beethoven: Pathetique, Appassionata & Moonlight Sonatas

Beethoven / Arrau
Release Date: 01/19/2010 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 4782132   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Claudio Arrau
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Claudio Arrau (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1963 
Venue:  Bachzaal, Amsterdam 
Length: 20 Minutes 6 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Piano no 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Claudio Arrau (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804-1805; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1965 
Venue:  Kleine Zaal, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam 
Length: 26 Minutes 54 Secs. 
3. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Claudio Arrau (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1962 
Venue:  Bachzaal, Amsterdam 
Length: 16 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4. Rondo for Piano in G major, Op. 51 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Claudio Arrau (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1798; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1963 
Venue:  Bachzaal, Amsterdam 
Length: 10 Minutes 35 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 1. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio
Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 2. Adagio cantabile
Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor, Op.57 -"Appassionata": 1. Allegro assai
Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor, Op.57 -"Appassionata": 2. Andante con moto
Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor, Op.57 -"Appassionata": 3. Allegro ma non troppo
Piano Sonata No.14 in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 1. Adagio sostenuto
Piano Sonata No.14 in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 2. Allegretto
Piano Sonata No.14 in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.2 -"Moonlight": 3. Presto
Rondo in G, Op.51, No.2

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