Barenboim On Beethoven - The Complete Piano Sonatas

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Gramophone - Jed Distler
The musical results synthesize the best qualities of Barenboim's two earlier (audio only) cycles.
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Barenboim plays with authoritative depth.
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Editorial Reviews

Gramophone - Jed Distler
The musical results synthesize the best qualities of Barenboim's two earlier (audio only) cycles.
Newark Star-Ledger - Bradley Bambarger
Barenboim plays with authoritative depth.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/6/2007
  • UPC: 094636899398
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  • Source: Warner Classics
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo
  • Sound: stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 17:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 92,470

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Performance Credits
Daniel Barenboim Primary Artist
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Piano Sonatas - Concerts 1 & 2
1. Opening [:15]
2. Sonata No. 2 in a Op. 2 No. 2: I. Allegro Vivace [7:25]
3. Sonata No. 2 in a Op. 2 No. 2: II. Largo Appassionato [7:25]
4. Sonata No. 2 in a Op. 2 No. 2: III. Scherzo - Allegretto - Trio [3:22]
5. Sonata No. 2 in a Op. 2 No. 2: IV. Rondo - Grazioso [7:07]
6. Sonata No. 17 in D Minor Op. 31 No. 2 Tempest: I. Largo - Allegro [8:45]
7. Sonata No. 17 in D Minor Op. 31 No. 2 Tempest: II. Adagio [9:05]
8. Sonata No. 17 in D Minor Op. 31 No. 2 Tempest: III. Allegretto [8:06]
9. Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 14 No. 2: I. Allegro [7:11]
10. Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 14 No. 2: II. Andante [5:25]
11. Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 14 No. 2: III. Scherzo - Allegro Assai [3:51]
12. Sonata No. 26 in E Flat Op. 81a Les Adieux: I. Das Lebewohl (Les Adieux). Aadagio - Allegro [7:32]
13. Sonata No. 26 in E Flat Op. 81a Les Adieux: II. Anwesenheit (L'Absence). Andante Espressivo [4:02]
14. Sonata No. 26 in E Flat Op. 81a Les Adieux: III. Das Wiedersehn (Le Retour). Vivacissimamente [7:02]
1. Opening [:19]
2. Sonata No. 1 in F Minor Op. 2 No. 1: I. Allegro [3:54]
3. Sonata No. 1 in F Minor Op. 2 No. 1: II. Adagio [5:37]
4. Sonata No. 1 in F Minor Op. 2 No. 1: III. Menuetto: Allegretto - Trio [3:47]
5. Sonata No. 1 in F Minor Op. 2 No. 1: IV. Prestissimo [5:38]
6. Sonata No. 18 in E Flat Op. 31 No. 3: I. Allegro [8:30]
7. Sonata No. 18 in E Flat Op. 31 No. 3: II. Scherzo - Allegretto Vivace [4:52]
8. Sonata No. 18 in E Flat Op. 31 No. 3: III. Menuetto - Moderato E Grazioso - Trio [4:19]
9. Sonata No. 18 in E Flat Op. 31 No. 3: IV. Presto Con Fuoco [5:26]
10. Sonata No. 29 in B Flat Op. 106 Hammerklavier: I. Allegro [12:49]
11. Sonata No. 29 in B Flat Op. 106 Hammerklavier: II. Scherzo - Assai Vivace [3:00]
12. Sonata No. 29 in B Flat Op. 106 Hammerklavier: III. Adagio Sostenuto, Appassionato E Con Molto Sentimento [21:00]
13. Sonata No. 29 in B Flat Op. 106 Hammerklavier: IV. Largo - Allegro Risoluto [14:06]
Disc #2 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Piano Sonatas - Concerts 3 & 4
1. Opening [:19]
2. Sonata No. 5 in C Minor Op. 10 No. 1: I. Allegro Molto E Con Brio [5:52]
3. Sonata No. 5 in C Minor Op. 10 No. 1: II. Adagio Molto [8:29]
4. Sonata No. 5 in C Minor Op. 10 No. 1: III. Finale - Prestissimo [5:16]
5. Sonata No. 11 in B Flat Op. 22: I. Allegro Con Brio [7:33]
6. Sonata No. 11 in B Flat Op. 22: II. Adagio Con Molta Espressione [9:25]
7. Sonata No. 11 in B Flat Op. 22: III, Menuetto [3:31]
8. Sonata No. 11 in B Flat Op. 22: IV. Rondo - Allegretto [7:28]
9. Sonata No. 19 in G Minor Op. 49 No. 1: I. Andante [4:37]
10. Sonata No. 19 in G Minor Op. 49 No. 1: II. Rondo - Allegro [3:19]
11. Sonata No. 20 in G Op. 49 No. 2: I. Allegro, Ma Non Troppo [4:29]
12. Sonata No. 20 in G Op. 49 No. 2: II. Tempo Di Menuetto [4:16]
13. Sonata No. 23 in F Minor Op. 57 Appassionata: I. Allegro Assai [10:32]
14. Sonata No. 23 in F Minor Op. 57 Appassionata: II. Andante [7:26]
15. Sonata No. 23 in F Minor Op. 57 Appassionata: III. Allegro, Ma Non Troppo - Presto [6:23]
1. Opening [:14]
2. Sonata No. 8 in C Minor Op. 13 Pathétique: I. Grave - Allegro Di Molto E Con Brio [9:29]
3. Sonata No. 8 in C Minor Op. 13 Pathétique: II. Adagio Cantabile [5:24]
4. Sonata No. 8 in C Minor Op. 13 Pathétique: III. Rondo - Allegro [5:25]
5. Sonata No. 12 in a Flat Op. 26: I. Andante Con Variazioni [8:58]
6. Sonata No. 12 in a Flat Op. 26: II. Scherzo - Allegro Molto - Trio [2:41]
7. Sonata No. 12 in a Flat Op. 26: III. Marcia Funebre Sulla Morte D'un Eroe [6:32]
8. Sonata No. 12 in a Flat Op. 26: II. Allegro [3:47]
9. Sonata No. 25 in G Op. 79: I. Presto Alla Tedesca [4:47]
10. Sonata No. 25 in G Op. 79: II. Andante [2:45]
11. Sonata No. 25 in G Op. 79: II. Vivace [2:32]
12. Sonata No. 28 in a Op. 101: I. Etwas Ledhaft Und Mit Der Innigsten Empfindung [3:58]
13. Sonata No. 28 in a Op. 101: II. Lebhaft, Marschmäßig [6:13]
14. Sonata No. 28 in a Op. 101: III. Langsam Und Sehnsuchtsvoll [3:00]
15. Sonata No. 28 in a Op. 101: IV. Presto - Geschwinder, Doch Nicht Zu Sehr Und Mit Entschlossenheit [8:52]
Disc #3 -- Barenbeim on Beethoven: Piano Sonatas - Concerts 5 & 6
1. Opening [:23]
2. Sonata No. 15 in D Op. 28 Pastoral: I. Allegro [7:22]
3. Sonata No. 15 in D Op. 28 Pastoral: II. Andante [10:46]
4. Sonata No. 15 in D Op. 28 Pastoral: III. Scherzo - Allegro Vivace - Trio [2:55]
5. Sonata No. 15 in D Op. 28 Pastoral: IV. Rondo - Allegro, Ma Non Troppo [4:34]
6. Sonata No. 3 in C Op. 2 No. 3: I. Allegro Con Brio [5:29]
7. Sonata No. 3 in C Op. 2 No. 3: II. Adagio [2:20]
8. Sonata No. 3 in C Op. 2 No. 3: III. Scherzo - Allegro - Trio [3:11]
9. Sonata No. 3 in C Op. 2 No. 3: IV. Allegro Assai [6:44]
10. Sonata No. 24 in F Sharp Op. 78: I. Adagio Cantabile - Allegro Ma Non Troppo [5:44]
11. Sonata No. 24 in F Sharp Op. 78: II. Allegro Vivace [8:12]
12. Sonata No. 30 in E Op. 109: I. Vivace, Ma Nob Troppo - Adagio Espressivo [11:20]
13. Sonata No. 30 in E Op. 109: II. Prestissimo [4:20]
14. Sonata No. 30 in E Op. 109: III. Gesangvoll, Mit Innigster Empfindung [12:14]
1. Opening [:11]
2. Sonata No. 7 in D Op. 10 No. 3: I. Presto [11:47]
3. Sonata No. 7 in D Op. 10 No. 3: II. Largo E Mesto [8:06]
4. Sonata No. 7 in D Op. 10 No. 3: III. Menuetto - Allegro - Trio [2:41]
5. Sonata No. 7 in D Op. 10 No. 3: IV. Rondo - Allegro [5:56]
6. Sonata No. 13 in E Flat Op. 27 No. 1: I. Andante - Allegro - Tempo I [10:47]
7. Sonata No. 13 in E Flat Op. 27 No. 1: II. Allegro Molto E Vivace [7:46]
8. Sonata No. 13 in E Flat Op. 27 No. 1: III. Adagio Con Espressione [3:01]
9. Sonata No. 13 in E Flat Op. 27 No. 1: IV. Allegro Vivace - Presto [7:25]
10. Sonata No. 27 in E Minor Op. 90: I. Mit Lebhaftigkeit Und Durchaus Mit Empfindung Und Ausdruck [7:06]
11. Sonata No. 27 in E Minor Op. 90: II. Nicht Zu Geschwind Und Sehr Singbar Vorzutragen [3:23]
12. Sonata No. 21 in C Op. 53 Waldstein: I. Allegro Con Brio [4:21]
13. Sonata No. 21 in C Op. 53 Waldstein: II. Introduzione - Adagio Molto [2:45]
14. Sonata No. 21 in C Op. 53 Waldstein: III. Rondo - Allegretto Moderato - Prestissimo [15:38]
Disc #4 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Piano Sonatas - Concerts 7 & 8
1. Opening [:26]
2. Sonata No. 9 in E Flat Op. 14 No. 1: I. Allegro [7:02]
3. Sonata No. 9 in E Flat Op. 14 No. 1: II. Allegretto [:01]
4. Sonata No. 9 in E Flat Op. 14 No. 1: III. Rondo - Allegro Comodo [4:33]
5. Sonata No. 4 in E Flat Op. 7: I. Allegro Molto E Con Brio [4:14]
6. Sonata No. 4 in E Flat Op. 7: II. Largo [8:27]
7. Sonata No. 4 in E Flat Op. 7: III. Allegro [9:43]
8. Sonata No. 4 in E Flat Op. 7: IV. Rondo - Poco Allegretto E Grazioso [5:06]
9. Sonata No. 22 in F Op. 54: I. In Tempo D'un Menuetto [9:14]
10. Sonata No. 22 in F Op. 54: II. Allegretto [5:50]
11. Sonata No. 32 in C Minor Op. 111: I. Maestoso - Allegro Con Brio Ed Appassionato [6:47]
12. Sonata No. 32 in C Minor Op. 111: II. Arietta - Adagio Molto, Semplice E Cantabile [9:51]
1. Opening [:34]
2. Sonata No. 16 in G Op. 31 No. 1: I. Allegro [6:42]
3. Sonata No. 16 in G Op. 31 No. 1: II. Adagio Grazioso [11:53]
4. Sonata No. 16 in G Op. 31 No. 1: III. Rondo - Allegretto [6:45]
5. Sonata No. 14 in C Sharp Minor Op. 27 No. 2 Moonlight: I. Adagio Sostenuto [6:45]
6. Sonata No. 14 in C Sharp Minor Op. 27 No. 2 Moonlight: II. Allegretto - Trio [2:21]
7. Sonata No. 14 in C Sharp Minor Op. 27 No. 2 Moonlight: III. Presto Agitato [8:44]
8. Sonata No. 6 in F Op. 10 No. 2: I. Allegro [6:14]
9. Sonata No. 6 in F Op. 10 No. 2: II. Allegretto [4:19]
10. Sonata No. 6 in F Op. 10 No. 2: III. Presto [2:47]
11. Sonata No. 31 in a Flat Op. 110: I. Moderato Cantabile, Molto Espressivo [7:19]
12. Sonata No. 31 in a Flat Op. 110: II. Allegro Molto [2:19]
13. Sonata No. 31 in a Flat Op. 110: III. Adagio, Ma Non Troppo - Fuga; Allegro, Ma Non Troppo [12:51]
Disc #5 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Masterclasses, Vol. I
1. Opening [2:00]
2. Abboud Ashkar Performs [4:54]
3. Class [37:51]
4. Audience Questions [4:12]
5. Concert Excerpt [5:46]
1. Opening [3:13]
2. Lang Lang Performs [10:47]
3. Class [25:02]
4. Audience Questions [15:42]
1. Opening [1:40]
2. Kadouch Performs [9:01]
3. Class [25:26]
4. Audience Questions [5:39]
5. Concert Excerpt [3:17]
Disc #6 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Masterclasses, Vol. II
1. Opening [2:00]
2. Bax Performs [4:54]
3. Class [37:51]
4. Audience Questions [4:12]
1. Opening [3:13]
2. Biss Performs [10:47]
3. Class [25:02]
4. Audience Questions [15:42]
1. Opening [1:40]
2. Wosner Performs [9:01]
3. Class [25:26]
4. Audience Questions [5:39]
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Disc #1 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Piano Sonatas - Concerts 1 & 2
   Play Concert One
   Sonata No. 1 in F Minor Op.2 No.1
   Sonata No. 18 in E Flat Op. 31 No. 3
   Sonata No. 29 in B Flat Op. 106 Hammerklavier
   Go To Concert Two
      Play Concert Two
      Sonata No. 2 in a Op. 2 No. 2
      Sonata No. 17 in D Minor Op. 31 No. 2 Tempest
      Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 14 No. 2
      Sonata No. 26 in E Flat Op. 81a Les Adieux
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Disc #2 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Piano Sonatas - Concerts 3 & 4
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   Sonata No. 8 in C Minor Op. 13 Pathétique
   Sonata No. 12 in a Flat Op. 26
   Sonata No. 25 in G Op. 79
   Sonata No. 28 in a Op. 101
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      Sonata No. 5 in C Minor Op. 10 No. 1
      Sonata No. 11 in B Flat Op. 22
      Sonata No. 19 in G Minor Op. 49 No. 1
      Sonata No. 20 in G Op. 49 No. 2
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Disc #3 -- Barenbeim on Beethoven: Piano Sonatas - Concerts 5 & 6
   Play Concert Five
   Sonata No. 7 in D Op. 10 No. 3
   Sonata No. 13 in E Flat Op. 27 No. 1
   Sonata No. 21 in C Op. 53 Waldstein
   Sonata No. 27 in E Minor Op. 90
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      Sonata No. 15 in D Op. 28 Pastoral
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      Sonata No. 24 in F Sharp Op. 78
      Sonata No. 30 in E Op. 109
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Disc #4 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Piano Sonatas - Concerts 7 & 8
   Play Concert Seven
   Sonata No. 16 in G Op. 31 No. 1
   Sonata No. 14 in C Sharp Minor Op. 27 No. 2 Moonlight
   Sonata No. 6 in F Op. 10 No. 2
   Sonata No. 31 in a Flat Op. 110
   Go to Concert Eight
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      Sonata No. 9 in E Op. 14 No. 1
      Sonata No. 4 in E Flat Op. 7
      Sonata No. 22 in F Op. 54
      Sonata No. 32 in C Minor Op. 111
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Disc #5 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Masterclasses, Vol. I
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      Sonata No. 16 Op. 31 No. 1: I. Allegro Vivace
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         Sonata No. 21 Op. 53 Waldstein: I. Allegro Con Brio
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         Sonata No. 23 Op. 57 Appassionata: I. Allegro Assai
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Disc #6 -- Barenboim on Beethoven: Masterclasses, Vol. II
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   Sonata No. 17 Op. 31 Tempest: I. Largo - Allegro
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      Sonata No. 29 Op. 109 Hammerklavier: IV. Largo - Allegro Risoluto
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      Sonata No. 30 Op. 109: III. Gesangvoll, Miy Innigster Empfindung
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