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

Beethoven's 19th and 20th piano sonatas form his Op. 49 (respectively numbers 1 and 2). They are short, relatively simple pieces, and it is often said that their 1805 publishing was made out of economic urgency by the composer. They are referred to as the Leichte Sonaten (Easy Sonatas) and were most likely composed by Beethoven as teaching pieces meant to be passed around to his friends and students. Later, his brother decided they were worth and took them to a publishing house. It is believed that, had Beethoven himself released ... more

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Piano Sonata No. 19 in G Minor, Op. 49 No. 1 - I. Andante
Piano Sonata No. 19 in G Minor, Op. 49 No. 1 - II. Rondo (Allegro)
Piano Sonata No. 19 in G Minor, Op. 49 No. 1 - Complete Performance
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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