John Williams D Scarlatti - Sonata K213 John Williams - D. Scarlatti - Sonata K.213
Moonlight Sonata, 3rd Movement - Beethoven Wilhelm Kempff plays Presto Agitato from Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2.
Beethoven's "Tempest" Sonata, 3rd Movement - Visual Score Visual score for Allegretto, the third movement from Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven. Performed by Wilhelm Kempff.
S. Prokofiev – Piano Sonata No.1 Op.1 in f minor (Jamina Ger Jamina Gerl plays S. Prokofiev – Piano Sonata No.1 Op.1 in f minor
Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata" - 2nd Movemen Andante con moto from Beethoven's Piano Sonata in F minor. Rehearsal run before recital in Musikverein, Vienna.
First Movement from Piano Sonata in E-flat minor - Samuel Barber Visual score with Vladimir Horowitz' recording of the first movement from Samuel Barber's Piano Sonata in E-flat minor.
Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata" - 3rd Movement Allegro ma non troppo from Beethoven's Piano Sonata in F minor. Rehearsal run before recital in Musikverein, Vienna.
Moonlight Sonata, 1st Movement - Ludwig van Beethoven Adagio Sostenuto from Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2.
Andor Földes plays Beethoven Sonata No.24, "À Thérèse" Piano Sonata No. 24 in F-sharp major, op.78, nicknamed "À Thérèse"; composed in 1809. Movements are: - Adagio cantabile, Allegro ma non troppo - Allegro vivace ~~~ Dedicatee of the sonata (composed some five years after Appassionata), Countess Theresa Brunszvik of Korompa was a member of the Hungarian nobility. She was the founder of nursery schools in Hungary, under the Austro-hungarian monarchy on July 1, 1828. Soon the pre-school institution became famous all over Hungary and in 1837, Friedrich Fröbel founded the first "kindergarten" in Germany. She launched the Women's Association in Buda and Pest and initiated an institution for educating women and consistently supported their equality. She was once thought of as a leading contender for being the composer's mysterious "Immortal Beloved". Yet by the time these enigmatic references to a lover had begun to appear in his correspondence and conversation books, Theresa had been out of his life for a couple of years and, indeed, it is she who seems to have been the more disappointed party when their relationship came to nothing in 1809. He, meanwhile, was more besotted with her widowed sister Josephine. Once Beethoven failed to respond to Theresa's love for him, she found solace in caring for disadvantaged children and survived to the age of 86. The composer nevertheless treasured the portrait she gave him on her departure, inscribed with the words : "To the unique genius, to the great artist, to the good man ...
Allegretto from Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2 - Beethoven Beethoven's "Tempest Sonata", played by Wilhelm Kempff.