Piano Sonata no. 29 in Bb 'Hammerklavier', Op. 106

Beethoven's 29th sonata, Op. 106, a.k.a. the Große Sonate für das Hammerklavier, or more simply as Hammerklavier, is widely considered to be one of the most important works of the composer's third period and one of the great piano sonatas. It is considered Beethoven's single most difficult composition for the piano, with the possible exception of the Diabelli Variations, and it remains one of the most challenging solo works in the entire piano repertoire to this day. The sonata was written in 1817-18, towards the end of ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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I. Allegro
II. Scherzo - Assai vivace
III. Adagio sostenuto
IV. Largo. Allegro risoluto
Composer Form Instrument Period
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata Piano Romantic

Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. The crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in ...
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