Piano Sonata no. 8, K. 310

The Piano Sonata no. 8, K. 310/300d, written in 1778, is a work in three movements. A typical performance takes about 22 minutes. This is the first of only two Mozart piano sonatas to have been composed in a minor key (the other being the K. 457 in C minor). It was written in one of the most tragic times of his life: his mother had just died, and his father blamed him for his wife's death. Mozart was devastated, and poured his constant torment into his sonata, one of ... more

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K. 310 - Recorded at Colegiata de San Juan Bautista, in Gijn, Spain

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (baptised Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart) was an influential composer of the Classical era, who showed prodigious ability from ...
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