Beethoven - Piano Sonatas Volume 3
Paul Lewis (piano)
As always, Paul Lewis offers playing of rare insight and intelligence. He is just as much at home in the dazzling brilliance of the C major Sonata, Op. 2 No. 3...as in the graceful lyricism of... — More…
Presto Recording of the Week23rd July 2007
Gramophone MagazineNovember 2007Editor's Choice
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 2 No. 1
III. Menuetto. Allegretto
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 2 No. 2
I. Allegro vivace
II. Largo appassionato
III. Scherzo. Allegretto
IV. Rondo. Grazioso
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 3 in C major, Op. 2 No. 3
I. Allegro con brio
IV. Allegro assai
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat major, Op. 7
I. Allegro molto e con brio
II. Largo con gran espressione
IV. Rondo. Poco allegretto e grazioso
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 22 in F major, Op. 54
I. In tempo di menuetto
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 'Appassionata'
I. Allegro assai
II. Andante con moto
III. Allegro ma non troppo
Beethoven: Sonata No. 12 in A-Flat Major, Op. 26 "Funeral March"
I. Andante con variazioni
II. Scherzo. Allegro molto
III. Marcia funebre "sulla morte d'un Eroe"
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 13 in E flat major, Op. 27 No. 1 'Quasi una fantasia'
II. Allegro molto e vivace
III. Adagio con espressione
IV. Finale. Allegro vivace
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 ‘Moonlight'
I. Adagio sostenuto
III. Presto agitato