Beethoven Piano Sonata No 8 in C Minor Op 13

 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonatas No. 8, 14, 21, 23, 26 (Daniela Ruso), 15 (Mikulas Skuta) (1996)

Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonatas No. 8, 14, 21, 23, 26 (Daniela Ruso), 15 (Mikulas Skuta) (1996)
Classical | Eac. Flac, Tracks+Cue, Log | Covers | 381.01 MB
Label: Prestige Classics | TT: 58:00 / 67:43

Ludwig van Beethoven (baptized 17 December 1770 – 26 March 1827) was a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential of all composers. His best known compositions include 9 symphonies, 5 concertos for piano, 32 piano sonatas, and 16 string quartets. He also composed other chamber music, choral works (including the celebrated Missa Solemnis), and songs..

Ingrid Fliter - Beethoven Piano Sonatas (2011)  

Posted by TmanHome at Nov. 13, 2015
Ingrid Fliter - Beethoven Piano Sonatas (2011)

Ingrid Fliter - Beethoven Piano Sonatas (2011)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue & Log) ~ 288 mb | MP3 320 kbps CBR ~ 167 mb | Scans included | 72 min
Classical | Label: Warner Classics | Rel: 2011

Ingrid Fliter, a pianist of Argentine background, was known mostly as a Chopin specialist until the 2011 release of this group of Beethoven sonatas. Crossing the divide between "early" and "middle" Beethoven, the selection reflects that background; all three are clearly proto-Romantic Beethoven, with subjective, episodic structures. Fliter's playing points up the connection to Chopin strongly; it is chamber-sized and reflective.
Sviatoslav Richter - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos. 8 & 23; 8 Bagatelles; Choral Fantasy, Op.80 (2003)

Sviatoslav Richter - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos. 8 & 23; 8 Bagatelles; Choral Fantasy, Op.80 (2003)
All-Union Radio Large Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Kurt Sanderling
USSR State Russian Chorus, Artistic Director Alexander Sveshnikov

EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 318 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 201 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Classical | Label: Melodiya | # MEL CD 10 00732 | Time: 01:19:37

This live Appassionata, from a Moscow recital of 1959, is one of the most thrilling piano performances ever recorded. Sviatoslav Richter fills every moment of the first movement with intense drama, creates the illusion of total repose in the central variations, and then takes off in the finale with an exhibition of musical virtuosity and ever-increasing tension that becomes almost unbearably intense (and unbelievably fast and accurate). The studio Pathétique is quite fine, and the Fantasy (sung in Russian!) well performed by all but still rather quaint in its effect. But don't miss that Appassionata!
Beethoven: Piano Sonata Moonlight, Pathetique, Appassionata / John Ogdon (2002)

Beethoven: Piano Sonata Moonlight, Pathetique, Appassionata / John Ogdon (2002)
EAC rip | APE, log, cue, covers | RAR Rec. 3% | 286 MB | hotfile, filesonic
Classical | Label: Poloarts | Time: 1:02

John Ogdon was undoubtedly one of the most remarkable pianists to emerge in the post-war period. His phenomenal ability to perform and interpret even the most complex works at first sight alone places him amongst an elite in the history of pianism–Charles Hopkins
S.Rachmaninov - Piano Sonata No.1 in D minor, Op.28, Moment musical in B flat minor, Op. 16 No.1 - Victor Eresko

S.Rachmaninov - Piano Sonata No.1 in D minor, Op.28, Moment musical in B flat minor, Op. 16 No.1 - Victor Eresko
LP Conversion | APE/MP3-320kbps+cue+cover | no log | 163.9/92.6Mb | Melodija 1985

Rachmaninov's First Sonata (in D. minor, Op.28) in its powerful impact and vivid embodiment of grandiose philosophical concepts ranks equal with such gems of world piano music as B minor Sonatas by Chopin and Liszt.
from the LP cover
S.Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, op.18 - E.Malinin, I.Bezrodny

S.Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, op.18 - Evgeny Malinin, piano
Academical symphony orchestra of the State Moscow Philharmonic Society, conductor Igor Bezrodny

LP Conversion | APE/MP3-320kbps + cue + cover | no log | 138.1/79.7Mb | 33:37 | Melodija 1977
Glenn Gould - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos. 8, 14 & 23 (1970/2015) [TR24][OF]

Glenn Gould - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos. 8, 14 & 23
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44.1 kHz | 57:09 min | 531 MB | Digital booklet
Label: Sony Classical | Tracks: 09 | Rls.date: 1970/2015

Yet another scandal: Gould played the F-minor Piano Sonata, op. 57, at such a tortuously slow tempo that it seemed to fall into unrelated bits. “There is about the Appassionata – an egoistic pomposity, a defiant ‘let’s just see if I can’t get away with using that once more’ attitude—that on my own private Beethoven poll places this sonata somewhere between the King Stephen Overture and the Wellington’s Victory Symphony.”
Glenn Gould - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos. 8-10 (1967/2015)  [TR24][OF]

Glenn Gould - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos. 8-10
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44.1 kHz | 41:58 min | 389 MB | Digital booklet
Label: Sony Classical | Tracks: 09 | Rls.date: 1967/2015

Amazingly, Gould’s third LP of Beethoven sonatas met with hardly any grumblings from the critics and was, all in all, warmly received. True, one reviewer spoke of “iconoclastic interpretations,” but acknowledged that it enabled listeners to discover a completely new Beethoven. Admittedly Gould’s Appassionata languished in the ice-box
Paavali Jumppanen - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas, Opp. 7, 13, 109, 110 & 111 (2016)

Paavali Jumppanen - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas, Opp. 7, 13, 109, 110 & 111 (2016)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:58:34 | 273 MB
Label: Ondine

The final volume of pianist Paavali Jumppanen’s acclaimed cycle of Beethoven piano sonatas.

V.A. - Beethoven: The Essentials (2016)  Music

Posted by funkerman at Nov. 1, 2016
V.A. - Beethoven: The Essentials (2016)

V.A. - Beethoven: The Essentials (2016)
Classical | MP3 320 kbps | 03:08:54 | ~439 Mb
Label: Deutsche Grammophon | Tracks: 25 | Rls.date: 2016

Beethoven is undoubtedly one of the most influential and important composers of all time. This album features the landmark symphonies, concertos, chamber music and solo piano music from this giant of music, all performed by the greatest interpreters – Claudio Abbado, Martha Argerich, Wilhelm Kempff, Carlos Kleiber, Rafael Kubelik and many others.