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sun 7 jun 2020 10:00 

Episode 164. Part 3 in a series dedicated to Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas. This episode is dedicated to his last two sonatas;  Sonate in C minor, otherwise known as Pathétique, opus 13 and his final Sonata in C minor no. 32 opus 111.

Performed by pianists Emil Gilels, Dame Myra Hess, Sviatoslav Richter, Murray Perahia, Solomon Cutner and Edwin Fischer. We’ll compare their different versions.


  1. Bach Intro Partita no. 2 performed by Murray Perahia
  2. Beethoven Pathétique sonate opus 13. Beginning performed by Emil Gilels
  3. Beethoven Pathétique sonate opus 13. Beginning performed by Sviatoslav Richter
  4. Beethoven Pathétique sonate opus 13. Full piece performed by Edwin Fischer
  5. Beethoven sonata opus 111 in C minor performed by Solomon Cutner
  6. Beethoven Bagatelle opus 126 in E flat major performed by Dame Myra Hess

Compiled by: Geoffrey Madge
Technique: Marco Wensveen

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This episode will be broadcast again next thursday June 20 from 11.00 – 12.00 ‘o clock.

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