Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto

~ Recording by Alfred Brendel

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack artistRelease titleRelease artistRelease group typeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
11.1Sonata for Piano No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto6:03Ludwig van BeethovenThe Complete Piano Sonatas (1970s recordings)Beethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbum + Compilation
Philips6768 004
1.1Sonate Nr. 14 cis-moll op. 27,2 "Mondscheinsonate": I. Adagio sostenuto –6:04Ludwig van BeethovenAlfred Brendel Collection Vol. 3Ludwig van Beethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbum
Philips3151193
5.5Sonata for Piano No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto6:03Ludwig van BeethovenThe Complete Piano Sonatas (1970s recordings)Beethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbum + Compilation
  • XW1984-09-28
Philips Classics (See annotation to check it's really this label.)412 575-2
1.4Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto6:02Ludwig van BeethovenFavourite Piano SonatasBeethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbum + Compilation
  • US1994-01-18
Philips Classics (See annotation to check it's really this label.)438 730-2
4.9Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 “Moonlight”: I. Adagio sostenuto6:02Ludwig van BeethovenComplete Piano Sonatas & ConcertosBeethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2010-12-21
Decca Classics (“DECCA” in white uppercase on a blue-over-red rectangular block; until 1999, for use outside of North America only)478 2607
7.13Sonata for Piano No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto6:03Ludwig van BeethovenBrendel spielt BeethovenBeethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbum + Compilation
Decca Classics (“DECCA” in white uppercase on a blue-over-red rectangular block; until 1999, for use outside of North America only)480 4003
32.9Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto6:03Ludwig van BeethovenComplete Philips RecordingsAlfred BrendelAlbum + Compilation
  • XW2016-01-08
Decca Classics (“DECCA” in white uppercase on a blue-over-red rectangular block; until 1999, for use outside of North America only)4788827
1.1Sonate Nr. 14 cis-moll op. 27,2 "Mondscheinsonate": I. Adagio sostenuto –6:04Ludwig van BeethovenAlfred Brendel Collection Vol. 3Beethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbumPhilips420 904-2
7.13Sonata for Piano No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto6:03Ludwig van BeethovenBrendel spielt BeethovenBeethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbum + Compilation
1.1Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto6:05Ludwig van BeethovenPiano Sonatas "Pathetique", "Moonlight", "Appasionata"Beethoven; Alfred BrendelAlbumPhilips411 470-2

Relationships

producer:Wilhelm Hellweg (classical pianist, and sound engineer and producer of classical music recordings for Philips)
piano:Alfred Brendel (Austrian pianist) (from 1972-02-23 until 1972-02-25)
recorded at:Wembley Town Hall (Wembley Town Hall) in Brent, London (Greater London), England, United Kingdom (from 1972-02-23 until 1972-02-25)
recording of:Sonata for Piano no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 “Moonlight”: I. Adagio sostenuto (from 1972-02-23 until 1972-02-25)

Sonata for Piano no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 “Moonlight”: I. Adagio sostenuto

composer:Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (in 1801)
referred to in medleys:Hooked on Romance
part of:Sonata for Piano no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 “Moonlight” (movement) (order: 1)
is the basis for:Alegato contra las armas
Mephistopheles
Moonlight (The Piano Guys)
Moonlight and Madness
Moonlight Sonata (Huge Version)
Moonlight Sonata (Lighter Version) (Ros Stephen's version)
Overture
What Is Eternal
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops)
orchestrations:Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski)
arrangements:Adagio from the Moonlight Sonata, op. 27 no. 2 (for organ, Best)
Sonata for Piano no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 “Moonlight”: I. Adagio sostenuto (catch-all for arrangements)
music quoted in:Happy Birthday but 13 classical composers are fighting over the last slice of cake