Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Opp. 101, 106, 109-111

Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Opp. 101, 106, 109-111

by Maurizio Pollini


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Release Date: 08/12/1997
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
UPC: 0028944974027
catalogNumber: 449740
Rank: 126508


  1. Piano Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101
  2. Piano Sonata No. 29 in B flat major ("Hammerklavier") Op. 106
  3. Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109
  4. Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat major, Op. 110
  5. Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111

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Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Opp. 101, 106, 109-111 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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When these performances first were released over 25 years ago, one reviewer said that ultimately any criticism of this set boiled down to the absence of wrong notes. While I hesitate to say of any musical performance that it is perfect, seldom has anyone come closer to perfection than Pollini here. Other performances are no doubt more immediately engaging - though Pollini's imperious opening of the Hammerklavier cannot be bettered for impact - and some may well have liberal doses of the rubato that many people regard as a sign of interpretation. But if you want to hear the unadorned brilliance of Beethoven with no distractions and with none of those fetching idiosyncrasies that make a performance instantly appealing but ultimately tediously mannered, you have to get this set. There is, ultimately, no choice in the matter.