Cello Sonata no. 2, Op. 5 no.2

The Sonatas for cello no. 1 and 2 were written by beethoven in 1796. Although the sonatas are dedicated to Friedrich Wilhelm II, Ferdinand Ries tells us that Beethoven "played several times at the court, where he also played the two cello sonatas, opus 5, composed for Duport (the King's first cellist) and himself". In the early 19th century, sonatas for piano and instrument were usually advertised as piano sonatas with instrumental accompaniment. Beethoven's first violin sonatas, for instance, were published as "sonatas for piano with accompaniment by the violin ... more

This sheet contains the following parts:

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I: Adagio sostenuto ed espressivoII: Allegro molto più tosto presto
II: Rondo: Allegro
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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 ...