Sonata No. 20 in G Major, Op. 49 No. 2

The Piano Sonata no. 20 was probably written around the time Beethoven composed the 3rd and 4th sonatas, but because it was published in Vienna in 1805, nearly a decade after it was written, it was assigned then-current opus and sonata numbers, placing it amid works from the composer's middle period. In the case of this sonata and its immediate predecessor, it was Caspar van Beethoven, the composer's brother, who decided they were worthy of publication. Against the composer's will, he presented them to a publishing house, thus allowing ... more

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Sonata No. 20 in G Major, Op. 49 No. 2 - I. Allegro ma non troppo
Sonata No. 20 in G Major, Op. 49 No. 2 - II. Tempo di menuetto
Sonata No. 20 in G Major, Op. 49 No. 2 - Complete Peformance
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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