Ludwig van Beethoven, Claudio Arrau - Complete Piano Sonatas
Genre: Classical
Singer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Title: Complete Piano Sonatas
Short-info: Label: Decca ‎– 478 3694
Series: Collectors Edition –
Type: 12 x CD, Compilation
Country: Europe
Date of released: 2012
Category: Classical
Style: Classical
MP3 album size .rar: 1789 mb
APE album size .rar: 1320 mb
Digital formats: MP3 FLAC MP3 MP2 TTA AU DTS AIFF VQF

Tracklist

Sonata No. 1 In F Minor, Op. 2/1
1-1 Allegro 5:23
1-2 Adagio 5:40
1-3 Menuetto: Allegretto 3:01
1-4 Prestissimo 7:27
Sonata No. 2 In A Major, Op. 2/2
1-5 Allegro Vivace 10:43
1-6 Largo Apassionato 8:13
1-7 Scherzo: Allegretto 3:17
1-8 Rondo: Grazioso 6:50
Sonata No. 5 In C Minor, Op. 10/1
1-9 Allegro Molto E Con Brio 5:46
1-10 Adagio Molto 8:34
1-11 Finale: Prestissimo 4:35
Sonata No. 3 In C Major, Op. 2/3
2-1 Allegro Con Brio 10:47
2-2 Adagio 10:14
2-3 Scherzo: Allegro 3:17
2-4 Allegro Assai 5:41
Sonata No. 4 In E Flat Major, Op. 7
2-5 Allegro Molto E Con Brio 8:37
2-6 Largo, Con Gran Espressione 9:40
2-7 Allegro 5:13
2-8 Rondo: Poco Allegretto E Grazioso 7:49
Sonata No. 6 In F Major, Op. 10/2
3-1 Allegro 8:20
3-2 Allegretto 4:03
3-3 Presto 4:00
Sonata No. 7 In D Major, Op. 10/3
3-4 Presto 6:42
3-5 Largo E Mesto 10:25
3-6 Menuetto: Allegro 2:59
3-7 Rondo: Allegro 4:10
Sonata No. 8 In C Minor, Op. 13, "Pathétique"
3-8 Grave - Allegro Di Molto E Con Brio 9:04
3-9 Adagio Cantabile 6:20
3-10 Rondo: Allegro 4:30
Sonata No. 9 In E Major, Op. 14/1
3-11 Allegro 6:40
3-12 Allegretto 3:32
3-13 Rondo: Allegro Commodo 3:25
Sonata No. 10 In G Major, Op. 14/2
4-1 Allegro 7:25
4-2 Andante 6:13
4-3 Scherzo: Allegro Assai 3:21
Sonata No. 11 In B Flat Major, Op. 22
4-4 Allegro Con Brio 7:31
4-5 Adagio Con Molta Espressione 10:46
4-6 Minuetto 3:18
4-7 Rondo: Allegretto 6:42
Sonata No. 12 In A Flat Major, Op. 26
4-8 Andante Con Variazioni 8:50
4-9 Scherzo: [Allegro Molto] 2:33
4-10 Marcia Funebre Sulla Morte D'un Eroe 6:16
4-11 Allegro 3:11
Sonata No. 13 In E Flat Major, Op. 27/1
5-1 Andante - Allegro - Tempo I 6:01
5-2 Allegro Molto E Vivace - 2:15
5-3 Adagio Con Espressione - 3:29
5-4 Allegro Vivace - Tempo I - Presto 5:42
Sonata No. 14 In C Sharp Minor, Op. 27/2, "Moonlight"
5-5 Adagio Sostenuto 6:46
5-6 Allegretto 2:27
5-7 Presto 7:42
Sonata No. 15 In D Major, Op. 28, "Pastoral"
5-8 Allegro 9:32
5-9 Andante 7:53
5-10 Scherzo: Allegro Assai 2:03
5-11 Rondo: Allegro Ma Non Troppo 4:59
Sonata No. 16 In G Major, Op. 31/1
6-1 Allegro Vivace 6:35
6-2 Adagio Grazioso 12:17
6-3 Rondo: Allegretto 6:29
Sonata No. 17 In D Minor, Op. 31/2, "The Tempest"
6-4 Largo - Allegro 8:40
6-5 Adagio 10:23
6-6 Allegretto 7:43
Sonata No. 18 In E Flat Major, Op. 31/3
6-7 Allegro 8:41
6-8 Scherzo: [Allegretto Vivace] 5:37
6-9 Menuetto: [Moderato E Grazioso] 5:19
6-10 Presto Con Fuoco 5:04
Sonata No. 19 In G Minor, Op. 49/1
7-1 Andante 4:36
7-2 Rondo: [Allegro] 3:42
Sonata No. 20 In G Major, Op. 49/2
7-3 Allegro Ma Non Troppo 4:59
7-4 Tempo Di Menuetto 3:56
Sonata No. 21 In C Major, Op. 53, "Waldstein"
7-5 Allegro Con Brio 11:46
7-6 Introduzione: Adagio Molto - Rondo: Allegretto Moderato - Prestissimo 15:04
Sonata No. 22 In F Major, Op. 54
7-7 In Tempo D'un Menuetto 6:15
7-8 Allegretto 5:53
7-9 Piu Allegro 0:29
Sonata No. 25 In G Major, Op. 79
7-10 Presto Alla Tedesca 4:55
7-11 Andante 3:05
7-12 Vivace 2:06
Sonata No. 23 In F Minor, Op. 57, "Appassionata"
8-1 Allegro Assai 11:13
8-2 Andante Con Moto 7:20
8-3 Allegro Ma Non Troppo 8:15
Sonata No. 24 In F Sharp Minor, Op. 78
8-4 Adagio Cantabile - Allegro Ma Non Troppo 7:31
8-5 Allegro Vivace 2:56
Sonata No. 26 In E Flat Major, Op. 81a, "Les Adieux"
8-6 Adagio - Allegro 7:01
8-7 Andante Espressivo 3:48
8-8 Vivacissimamente 6:18
Sonata No. 27 In E Minor, Op. 90
8-9 Mit Lebhaftigkeit Und Durchaus Mit Empfindung Und Ausdruck 5:13
8-10 Nicht Zu Geschwind Und Sehr Singbar Vorgetragen 7:57
Sonata No. 28 In A Major, Op. 101
9-1 Etwas Lebhaft Und Mit Der Innigsten Empfindung (Allegro Ma Non Troppo) 4:47
9-2 Lebhaft. Marchmäßig (Vivace Alla Marcia) 6:05
9-3 Langsam Und Sehnsuchtsvoll (Adagio Ma Non Troppo, Con Affetto) - 3:42
9-4 Geschwind, Doch Nicht Zu Sehr, Und Mit Entschlossenheit (Allegro) 7:59
Sonata No. 29 In B Flat Major, Op. 106, "Hammerklavier"
9-5 Allegro 10:48
9-6 Scherzo: Assai Vivace 2:30
9-7 Adagio Sostenuto, Appassionato E Con Molto Sentimento 20:26
9-8 Largo - Allegro Risoluto 11:43
Sonata No. 30 In E Major, Op. 109
10-1 I: Vivace Ma Non Troppo - Adagio Espressivo - Tempo I; II: Prestissimo 6:34
10-2 Gesangvoll, Mit Innigster Empfindung (Molto Cantabile Ed Espressivo) 16:24
Sonata No. 31 In A Flat Major, Op. 110
10-3 Moderato Cantabile, Molto Espressivo 6:57
10-4 Allegro Molto 2:22
10-5 Adagio, Ma Non Troppo - Arioso Dolente 3:56
10-6 Fuga: Allegro, Ma Non Troppo - L'istessoTempo Di Arioso - L'inversione Della Fuga 7:13
Sonata No. 32 In C Minor, Op. 111
10-7 Maestoso - Allegro Con Brio Ed Appassionato 9:15
10-8 Arietta: Adagio Molto Semplice E Cantabile 19:40
15 Variations And Fugue On An Original Theme, Op. 35, "Eroica Variations"
11-1 Introduzione Con Basso Del Tema: Allegretto Vivace 3:38
11-2 Variations I-VI - Variation VII: Canone All'ottava - Variations VIII-XIII - Variation XIV: Minore - Variation XV: Maggiore 17:23
11-3 Finale Alla Fuga: Allegro Con Brio - Adagio - Andante Con Moto 5:09
11-4 32 Variations On An Original Theme, WoO 80 12:16
11-5 6 Variations On An Original Theme, Op. 34 15:04
33 Variations On A Waltz By Anton Diabelli, Op. 120
12-1 Tema: Vivace 0:51
12-2 Variation I: Alla Marcia Maestoso 1:43
12-3 Variation II: Poco Allegro 1:07
12-4 Variation III: L'istesso Tempo 1:35
12-5 Variation IV: Un Poco Più Vivace 1:06
12-6 Variation V: Allegro Vivace 0:55
12-7 Variation VI: Allegro Ma Non Troppo E Serioso 1:35
12-8 Variation VII: Un Poco Più Allegro 1:02
12-9 Variation VIII: Poco Vivace 1:26
12-10 Variation IX: Allegro Pesante E Risoluto 1:40
12-11 Variation X: Presto 0:35
12-12 Variation XI: Allegretto 1:08
12-13 Variation XII: Un Poco Più Moto 1:02
12-14 Variation XIII: Vivace 0:55
12-15 Variation XIV: Grave E Maestoso 3:09
12-16 Variation XV: Presto Scherzando 0:40
12-17 Variation XVI: Allegro 0:58
12-18 Variation XVII: [Allegro] 0:55
12-19 Variation XVIII: Poco Moderato 2:04
12-20 Variation XIX: Presto 0:52
12-21 Variation XX: Andante 2:50
12-22 Variation XXI: Allegro Con Brio - Meno Allegro - Tempo I 1:21
12-23 Variation XXII: Allegro Molto: Alla "Notte e Giorno Faticar" Di Mozart 0:43
12-24 Variation XXIII: Allegro Assai 0:59
12-24 Variation XXIV: Fughetta: Andante 3:43
12-26 Variation XXV: Allegro 0:49
12-27 Variation XXVI: Piacevole 1:25
12-28 Variation XXVII: Vivace 1:06
12-29 Variation XXVIII: Allegro 0:58
12-30 Variation XXIX: Adagio Ma Non Troppo 1:14
12-31 Variation XXX: Andante, Sempre Cantabile 2:29
12-32 Variation XXXI: Largo, Molto Espressivo 4:53
12-33 Variation XXXII: Fuga: Allegro - Poco Adagio 2:52
12-34 Variation XXXIII: Tempo Di Minuetto Moderato (Ma Non Tirarsi Dietro) 4:06

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Bachzaal, Amsterdam – 1-1 to 3-10, 4-4 to 5-11, 7-5, 7-6, 9-5 to 9-8,
  • Recorded At – Concertgebouw, Amsterdam – 3-11 to 4-3, 6-1 to 7-4, 7-7 to 9-4, 10-1 to 10-8,
  • Recorded At – Johannesstift, Berlin – 11-1 to 11-5

Credits

  • Composed By – Ludwig van Beethoven
  • Liner Notes – Jeremy Hayes
  • Piano – Claudio Arrau

Notes

Comes with 28 p. booklet. No production or engineering information included.

Discs packaged individually in unlabelled paper sleeves.

Recording Details:
Sonatas 1 to 4: 03/1964; Sonatas 5 to 7: 09/1964; Sonata 8: 09/1963; Sonatas 9, 10: 04/1966; Sonatas 11 to 15: 06/1962; Sonatas 16 to 18: 05/1965; Sonatas 19, 20: 04/1966; Sonata 21: 09/1963; Sonata 22: 10/1965; Sonata 23: 09/1965; Sonata 24: 11/1965; Sonatas 25 to 27: 04/1966; Sonata 28: 11/1965; Sonata 29: 09/1963; Sonata 30: 11/1965; Sonatas 31, 32: 10/1965

Variations, Opp. 34 and 35, WoO 80 recorded 11/1968

Variations, Op. 120 recorded New York, 1952

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