Beethoven - Moonlight sonata (mvt 1) for solo organ

Adagio (1st movement)

Composer
Beethoven
Publisher
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
4 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Solo instrument (Organ [manuals with pedals])
Instrumental parts
Not available
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The adagio from the ’Moonlight’ sonata by Beethoven transcibes well for the organ, and is well suited to lots of different occasions - from funerals and weddings to concert filler

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