Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 16:33
2 Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: II. Largo
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:40
3 Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, op. 37: III. Rondo. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:15
4 Piano Sonata no. 5 in C minor, op. 10 no. 1: I. Allegro molto e con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:18
5 Piano Sonata no. 5 in C minor, op. 10 no. 1: II. Adagio molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:25
6 Piano Sonata no. 5 in C minor, op. 10 no. 1: III. Finale. Prestissimo
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:21
7 Piano Sonata no. 6 in F major, op. 10 no. 2: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:23
8 Piano Sonata no. 6 in F major, op. 10 no. 2: II. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:36
9 Piano Sonata no. 6 in F major, op. 10 no. 2: III. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:13
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata no. 12 in A-flat major, op. 26: I. Andante con variazioni
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:25
2 Piano Sonata no. 12 in A-flat major, op. 26: II. Scherzo. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:58
3 Piano Sonata no. 12 in A-flat major, op. 26: III. Marcia funebre sulla morte d’un Eroe
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:30
4 Piano Sonata no. 12 in A-flat major, op. 26: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:55
5 Piano Sonata no. 21 in C major, op. 53 "Waldstein": I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:46
6 Piano Sonata no. 21 in C major, op. 53 "Waldstein": II. Introduzione: Adagio molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:15
7 Piano Sonata no. 21 in C major, op. 53 "Waldstein": III. Rondo. Allegretto moderato
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:42
8 Piano Sonata no. 25 in G major, op. 79: I. Presto alla tedesca
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:19
9 Piano Sonata no. 25 in G major, op. 79: II. Andante
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:20
10 Piano Sonata no. 25 in G major, op. 79: III. Vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:44
11 Piano Sonata no. 30 in E major, op. 109: I. Vivace, ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:43
12 Piano Sonata no. 30 in E major, op. 109: II. Prestissimo
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:10
13 Piano Sonata no. 30 in E major, op. 109: III. Gesangvoll, mit innigster Empfindung. Andante molto cantabile ed espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:42

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Wilhelm Backhaus (pianist) (tracks 1–3)
Wilhelm Backhaus (pianist) (1951-03) (tracks 4–9)
additional composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (track 1)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1795 – 1797) (tracks 4–6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1796 – 1798) (tracks 7–9)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800) (track 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1803) (tracks 2–3)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
Victoria Hall (Geneva) in Geneva, Genève, Switzerland (1951-03) (tracks 4–9)
is the basis for:
Rondo (track 3)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

CD 2

piano:
Wilhelm Backhaus (pianist) (1950-07) (tracks 1–7, 11–13)
Wilhelm Backhaus (pianist) (1951-03) (tracks 8–10)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1801) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1803 – 1804) (tracks 5–7)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (tracks 8–10)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1820) (tracks 11–13)
recorded at:
Victoria Hall (Geneva) in Geneva, Genève, Switzerland (1950-07) (tracks 1–7, 11–13)
Victoria Hall (Geneva) in Geneva, Genève, Switzerland (1951-03) (tracks 8–10)
arrangements:
[Ein Stückchen von Beethoven], op. 68 Anh. Nr. 25 (Variation theme from 3rd movement of op. 109) (track 13)
part of:
Sonata for Piano no. 30 in E major, op. 109 (movement) (tracks 11–13)
parts:
recording of:

Release

ASIN: US: B0016JFLP8 [info]