- Piano Sonata No. 18 in G major ("Fantasy"), D. 894 (Op. 78)
- Piano Sonata No. 9 in B major, D. 575 (Op. posth. 147)
- Piano Sonata No. 15 in C major ("Relique"), D. 840
One whole disc of the Schubert is occupied by Richter's extraordinarily leisurely account of the G major sonata; no other pianist could sustain such a slow tempo for the first movement, yet he makes it unforgettable.
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Performance CreditsSviatoslav Richter Primary Artist