Beethoven: The Complete Piano Sonatas - Brendel

Beethoven: The Complete Piano Sonatas - Brendel

Brendel
Int. Release 07 Sep. 2009
10 CDs
CD 0289 478 1821 2 DB 10


Track List

CD 1: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 1 In F Minor, Op. 2, No. 1

Piano Sonata No. 2 In A Major, Op. 2, No. 2

Piano Sonata No. 3 In C Major, Op. 2, No. 3

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7:16

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 1:09:20

CD 2: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 4 In E Flat Major, Op. 7

Piano Sonata No. 15 In D Major, Op. 28 -"Pastorale"

Piano Sonata No. 20 In G Major, Op. 49, No. 2

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 1:05:28

CD 3: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 5 In C Minor, Op. 10, No. 1

Piano Sonata No. 6 In F Major, Op. 10, No. 2

Piano Sonata No. 7 In D Major, Op. 10, No. 3

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 58:33

CD 4: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 8 In C Minor, Op. 13 -"Pathétique"

Piano Sonata No. 9 In E Major, Op. 14, No. 1

Piano Sonata No. 10 In G Major, Op. 14, No. 2

Piano Sonata No. 11 In B Flat Major, Op. 22

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 1:14:30

CD 5: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 12 In A Flat Major, Op. 26

Piano Sonata No. 13 In E Flat Major, Op. 27, No. 1

Piano Sonata No. 14 In C Sharp Minor, Op. 27, No. 2 -"Moonlight"

Piano Sonata No. 19 In G Minor, Op. 49, No. 1

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 59:24

CD 6: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 16 In G Major, Op. 31, No. 1

Piano Sonata No. 17 In D Minor, Op. 31, No. 2 -"The Tempest"

Piano Sonata No. 18 In E Flat Major, Op. 31, No. 3 -"The Hunt"

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 1:11:45

CD 7: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 21 In C Major, Op. 53 -"Waldstein"

Piano Sonata No. 22 In F Major, Op. 54

Piano Sonata No. 28 In A Major, Op. 101

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 1:07:55

CD 8: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 25 In G Major, Op. 79

Piano Sonata No. 24 In F Sharp Major, Op. 78 "For Therese"

Piano Sonata No. 27 In E Minor, Op. 90

Piano Sonata No. 23 In F Minor, Op. 57 -"Appassionata"

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 58:53

CD 9: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 29 In B Flat Major, Op. 106 -"Hammerklavier"

Piano Sonata No. 26 In E Flat Major, Op. 81a -"Les adieux"

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 1:01:06

CD 10: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Piano Sonata No. 30 In E Major, Op. 109

Piano Sonata No. 31 In A Flat Major, Op. 110

Piano Sonata No. 32 In C Minor, Op. 111

Alfred Brendel

Total Playing Time: 1:05:40

Nulle «cérébralité» mais la recherche permanente d'un vocabulaire sonore spécifique: c'est bien l'analyse, la connaissance approfondie du parcours qui permettent -- est-ce vraiment un paradoxe ? -- la spontanéité, l'inventivité des couleurs et phrasés que Brendel insuffle à chaque sonate d'un corpus totalement réinventé.