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Beethoven Sonata No. 8 In C Minor Opus 13 For The Piano (Grande Sonate Pathetique) (Alfred Masterwork Edition)

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The Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13, is an important milestone, not only in Beethoven's piano sonatas but also in the development of the keyboard sonata. It is dramatic and emotional to the extent seldom approached by composers of the day as suggested by the term "path?tique" attached to the title of the first edition. Dr. Stewart Gordon's editions of Beethoven's most popu ...more
Paperback, 26 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Alfred Publishing (first published March 1st 1985)
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Ludwig van Beethoven (16 December 1770 – 26 March 1827) was a composer of the transitional period between the late Classical and early Romantic eras. He was born in Bonn, Germany.

Beethoven is widely regarded as one of the greatest masters of musical construction, sometimes sketching the architecture of a movement before he had decided upon the subject matter. He was one of the first composers to s
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