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Title: The Complete Piano Sonatas
Otros títulos: Die Sämtliche Klaviersonaten
Les Sonates Pour Piano
Las Sonatas Completas para Piano
No. 24 F sharp major Op. 78 : No. 25 G major Op. 79 : No. 26 E flat major Op. 81a ''Les Adieux'' : No. 27 E minor Op. 90
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Ludwig van Beethoven; Daniel Barenboim
Código CDU: Bee.40
Forma Musical: Sonatas (Piano)
Abstract: The events of Beethoven's life are the stuff of Romantic legend, evoking images of the solitary creator shaking his fist at Fate and finally overcoming it through a supreme effort of creative will. Born in the small German city of Bonn on or around December 16, 1770, he received his early training from his father and other local musicians. As a teenager, he earned some money as an assistant to his teacher, Christian Gottlob Neefe, then was granted half of his father's salary as court musician from the Electorate of Cologne in order to care for his two younger brothers as his father gave in to alcoholism. Beethoven played viola in various orchestras, becoming friends with other players such as Antoine Reicha, Nikolaus Simrock, and Franz Ries, and began taking on composition commissions. As a member of the court chapel orchestra, he was able to travel some and meet members of the nobility, one of whom, Count Ferdinand Waldstein, would become a great friend and patron to him. Beethoven moved ...


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1. Sonata No. 2 ... Allegro ma non troppo).mp3 4:43 6.464Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Sonata No. 2 ... 78 - II Allegro vivace.mp3 3:03 4.192Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Sonata No. 2 ... I Presto alla tedesca.mp3 4:25 6.055Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Sonata No. 2 ... or Op. 79 - II Andante.mp3 2:54 3.975Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Sonata No. 2 ... or Op. 79 - III Vivace.mp3 2:03 2.817Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Sonata No. 2 ... ieux) Adagio (Allegro).mp3 7:47 10.68Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. & 8. Sonata ... enheit - II Wiedersehn.mp3 10:37 14.55Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Sonata No. 2 ... mpfindung und Ausdruck.mp3 6:08 8.421Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Sonata No. ... ht singbar vorzutragen.mp3 8:22 11.48Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Sonata No. 24 i ... ajor Op. 78 - Completo.wav 7:44 78.02Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata No. 25 in G major Op. 79 - Completo.wav 9:16 93.60Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata No. 26 i ... Les Adieux’ - Completo.wav 18:22 185.3Mb WAV audio wav
Sonata No. 27 in E minor Op. 90 - Completo.wav 14:28 145.9Mb WAV audio wav

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