Piano Sonata no. 20 in A major, D. 959

The Sonata for piano in A major, D. 959 is part of the composer's last set of sonatas, written during the last months of his life, between the spring and autumn of 1828. The set was published ten years after his death, and mostly neglected during the 19th century. By the late 20th century, however, public and critical opinion had changed, and Schubert's last sonatas are now considered amongst the most important of the composer's mature masterpieces. They are part of the core piano repertoire, appearing regularly on concert ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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Piano Sonata no. 20 in A major, D. 959 - I. Allegro
Piano Sonata no. 20 in A major, D. 959 - II. Andantino
Piano Sonata no. 20 in A major, D. 959 - III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
Piano Sonata no. 20 in A major, D. 959 - IV. Rondo. Allegretto
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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