Piano Sonata no. 15 in C, D. 840

Franz Schubert wrote his Piano sonata in C major, catalogued as D. 840, in 1825, while also working on the D. 845 sonata. The Piano sonata in C major was abandoned by the composer with the two first movements completed, the trio section of the third written in full, 270 bars of the fourth movement penned, and an incomplete minuet containing an unusual harmonic development, which researchers have taken to be the moment when Schubert became disillusioned and abandoned the movement and later the sonata. The fragments survided between Schubert's manuscripts ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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I. Moderato
II. Andante
III. Menuetto trio I
III. Menuetto trio II
IV. Rondo
Composer Form Instrument Period
Franz Schubert Sonata Piano Romantic

Franz Schubert

Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer. Although he died at an early age, Schubert was tremendously prolific. He wrote some 600 ...
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