Beethoven - Piano Sonatas Volume 1
Paul Lewis (piano)
A one-time pupil of Brendel, his former teacher's influence perhaps shows in such touches as the increased urgency at the point where the second subject of the opening work turns from major to... — More…
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Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 16 in G major, Op. 31 No. 1
I. Allegro vivace
II. Adagio grazioso
III. Rondo - Allegretto
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31 No. 2 'Tempest'
I. Largo - Allegro
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 18 in E flat major, Op. 31 No. 3 'The Hunt'
II. Scherzo - Allegretto vivace
III. Menuetto - Moderato e grazioso
IV. Presto con fuoco