Sonata per pianoforte n. 8 Op. 13


Ludwig van Beethoven
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La Sonata per pianoforte n. 8 Op. 13 di Ludwig van Beethoven è anche nota con il titolo di Patetica. Questo appellativo non fu coniato da Beethoven, bensì dal suo editore per motivi commerciali (come nel caso della celebre sonata "Chiaro di luna"). Il compositore tuttavia lo riconoscerà come esatto riferendosi al termine "patetico" come lo intendeva il poeta Friedrich Schiller. Composta negli anni 1798 e 1799 e pubblicata per la prima volta da Eder nel dicembre del 1799 con dedica al principe Karl von Lichnowsky, quest’opera segna un punto di svolta per la musica di Beethoven.

Score ID
Ludwig van Beethoven
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
2 minutes
String quartet
Classical music
Instrumental parts

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