“Beethoven – 7 Legendary Albums”
|Ludwig van Beethoven||
Egmont Overture, Op. 84,
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 'Emperor',
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 ‘Moonlight' (Mondschein Sonata),
Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major, Op. 53 'Waldstein',
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 'Appassionata',
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 'Pathetique',
String Quartet No. 10 in E flat major, Op. 74 'Harp',
String Quartet No. 11 in F minor Op. 95 'Serioso',
String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3 'Rasumovsky No. 3',
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 'Eroica',
Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op. 60,
Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67,
Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92,
Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 'Choral',
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61.
Maurizio Pollini (Piano), Wilhelm Kempff (Piano), Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin).
Emerson String Quartet.
Berliner Philharmoniker – Claudio Abbado, Herbert von Karajan,
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin – Ferenc Fricsay,
Wiener Philharmoniker – Carlos Kleiber.
These seven characteristic Beethoven recordings by Anne-Sophie Mutter, Maurizio Pollini, Wilhelm Kempff, Carlos Kleiber, Ferenc Fricsay, Herbert von Karajan and the Emerson String Quartet have without exception reference character. The selection is a compendium of Beethoven’s interpretation and, in the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, paints a multi-faceted portrait of this central figure in European music history. The 7-CD album is presented in an innovative, high-quality packaging, with numerous large-format pictures and at an attractive price.