Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata": I. Allegro assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:56
2 Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata": II. Andante con moto – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:02
3 Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 "Appassionata": III. Allegro ma non troppo – Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:59
4 Sonata No. 24 in F-sharp major, Op. 78: I. Adagio cantabile - Allegro, ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:06
5 Sonata No. 24 in F-sharp major, Op. 78: II. Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:09
6 Sonata No. 25 in G major, Op. 79: I. Presto alla tedesca
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:13
7 Sonata No. 25 in G major, Op. 79: II. Andante
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:44
8 Sonata No. 25 in G major, Op. 79: III. Vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:12
9 Sonata No. 26 in E-flat major, Op. 81a "Les Adieux": I. Das Lebewohl. Adagio – Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:09
10 Sonata No. 26 in E-flat major, Op. 81a "Les Adieux": II. Die Abwesenheit. Andante espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:57
11 Sonata No. 26 in E-flat major, Op. 81a "Les Adieux": III. Das Wiedersehn. Vivacissimamente
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:28
12 Sonata No. 27 in E minor, Op. 90: I. Mit Lebhaftigkeit und durchaus mit Empfindung und Ausdruck
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:18
13 Sonata No. 27 in E minor, Op. 90: II. Nicht zu geschwind und sehr singbar vorzutragen
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:47
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101: I. Allegretto, ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:37
2 Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101: II. Vivace alla Marcia
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:53
3 Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101: III. Adagio, ma non troppo, con affetto - attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:31
4 Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:53
5 Sonata No. 29 in B-flat major, Op. 106 "Große Sonate für das Hammerklavier": I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:52
6 Sonata No. 29 in B-flat major, Op. 106 "Große Sonate für das Hammerklavier": II. Scherzo. Assai vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:43
7 Sonata No. 29 in B-flat major, Op. 106 "Große Sonate für das Hammerklavier": III. Adagio sostenuto. Appassionato e con molto sentimento
Ludwig van Beethoven 16:30
8 Sonata No. 29 in B-flat major, Op. 106 "Große Sonate für das Hammerklavier": IV. Largo - Allegro risoluto
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:03
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109: I. Vivace, ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:21
2 Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109: II. Prestissimo
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:29
3 Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109: III. Andante molto cantabile ed espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:12
4 Sonata No. 31 in A-flat major, Op. 110: I. Moderato cantabile molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:20
5 Sonata No. 31 in A-flat major, Op. 110: II. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:16
6 Sonata No. 31 in A-flat major, Op. 110: III. Adagio, ma non troppo - Fuga. Allegro, ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:48
7 Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111: I. Maestoso - Allegro con brio ed appassionato
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:58
8 Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111: II. Arietta. Adagio molto semplice e cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 15:22

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Wilhelm Kempff (1964-09) (tracks 1–3, 6–11)
Wilhelm Kempff (1965-01) (tracks 4–5, 12–13)
balance engineer:
Heinz Wildhagen (1964-09) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1806) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (tracks 4–8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809 – 1810) (tracks 9–11)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (tracks 12–13)
producer:
Karl Faust (producer) (1964-09) (tracks 1–3, 6–11)
Wolfgang Lohse (1965-01) (tracks 4–5, 12–13)
sound engineer:
Heinz Wildhagen (1964-09) (tracks 6–11)
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (1965-01) (tracks 4–5, 12–13)
recorded at:
Beethovensaal (Hannover) in Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany (1964-09) (tracks 1–3, 6–11)
Beethovensaal (Hannover) in Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany (1965-01) (tracks 4–5, 12–13)
part of:
Sonata for Piano no. 27 in E minor, op. 90 (movement) (tracks 12–13)
recording of:

CD 2

piano:
Wilhelm Kempff (1964-01) (tracks 5–8)
Wilhelm Kempff (1964-09) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1816) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1817 – 1818) (tracks 5–8)
producer:
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (1964-01) (tracks 5–8)
Karl Faust (producer) (1964-09) (tracks 1–4)
sound engineer:
Heinz Wildhagen (1964-01) (tracks 5–8)
Heinz Wildhagen (1964-09) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
Beethovensaal (Hannover) in Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany (1964-01) (tracks 5–8)
Beethovensaal (Hannover) in Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany (1964-09) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
Sonata no. 28 in A major, op. 101: II. Lebhaft. Marschmässig (arr. David Matthews for String Quartet) (track 2)
Sonata no. 28 in A major, op. 101: III. Langsam und sehnsuchtsvoll (arr. David Matthews for String Quartet) (track 3)
orchestrations:
part of:
recording of:

CD 3

piano:
Wilhelm Kempff (1964-01) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1820) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1821) (tracks 4–6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1821 – 1822) (tracks 7–8)
producer:
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (1964-01) (tracks 1–8)
sound engineer:
Heinz Wildhagen (1964-01) (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Beethovensaal (Hannover) in Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany (1964-01) (tracks 1–8)
part of:
parts:
recording of: