Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Nationality: German
Baptized: December 17, 1770, Bonn Died: March 26, 1827, Vienna (age 56)

Cello Sonata No. 4 in C major, Op. 102, No. 1, Free Sonata

(for cello and piano)
8:16 I. Andante - Allegro vivace
7:44 II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace
Duration: 16 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1815 (age 44-45)
Published: 1816, Bonn: Simrock (age 45-46)
Note: Beethoven used the title "Freje Sonate" in his manuscript
9 recordings, 23 videos
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7:46
Gautier Capuçon, Frank Braley
I. Andante - Allegro vivace
7:26
Gautier Capuçon, Frank Braley
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace
7:42
Mstislav Rostropovich, Sviatoslav Richter
I. Andante - Allegro vivace
6:49
Mstislav Rostropovich, Sviatoslav Richter
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace
3:00
Mischa Maisky, Martha Argerich
I. Andante - Allegro vivace (part 1 of 2)
4:54
Mischa Maisky, Martha Argerich
I. Andante - Allegro vivace (part 2 of 2)
3:22
Mischa Maisky, Martha Argerich
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace (part 1 of 2)
3:59
Mischa Maisky, Martha Argerich
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace (part 2 of 2)
8:39
Pablo Casals, Mieczyslaw Horszowski
I. Andante - Allegro vivace
7:49
Pablo Casals, Mieczyslaw Horszowski
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace
2:57
Zuill Bailey, Simone Dinnerstein
I. Andante - Allegro vivace (part 1 of 2)
5:09
Zuill Bailey, Simone Dinnerstein
I. Andante - Allegro vivace (part 2 of 2)
3:21
Zuill Bailey, Simone Dinnerstein
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace (part 1 of 2)
4:21
Zuill Bailey, Simone Dinnerstein
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace (part 2 of 2)
3:02
János Starker, György Sebök
I. Andante - Allegro vivace (part 1 of 2)
5:29
János Starker, György Sebök
I. Andante - Allegro vivace (part 2 of 2)
3:17
János Starker, György Sebök
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace (part 1 of 2)
3:59
János Starker, György Sebök
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace (part 2 of 2)
8:35
Jacqueline du Pré, Stephen Kovacevich
I. Andante - Allegro vivace
7:55
Jacqueline du Pré, Stephen Kovacevich
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace
8:40
Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax
I. Andante - Allegro vivace
8:42
Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax
II. Adagio - Tempo d'Andante - Allegro vivace
14:39
Tortelier, Heidsieck

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