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Piano sonatas / Beethoven.

Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Author). Serkin, Rudolf, 1903-1991 (Performer). Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 Sonatas, piano, no. 14, op. 27, no. 2, C♯ minor. (Added Author). Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 Sonatas, piano, no. 8, op. 13, C minor. (Added Author). Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 Sonatas, piano, no. 23, op. 57, F minor. (Added Author). Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 Sonatas, piano, no. 26, op. 81a, E♭ major. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Sony Classical : [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released separately on analog discs in 1963 (1st-3rd works) and 1978 (4th work).
Compact disc.
Program notes in English in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
No. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27, no. 2 "Moonlight" (15:35) -- No. 8 in C minor, op. 13 "Pathétique" (19:27) -- Sonata no. 23 in F minor, op. 57 "Appassionata" (24:19) -- Bonus tracks: Piano sonata no. 26 in E-flat major, op. 81a "Les adieux" (16:55).
Participant or Performer Note:
Rudolf Serkin, piano.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded Dec. 14 (1st work) and Dec 8, 15, 1962 (2nd-3rd works), Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City, and Dec. 14-15, 1977, Carnegie Hall, New York City (4th work).
Subject: Compact discs.
Sonatas (Piano)

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