Sonata in G major, Op. 49 No. 2
1 Allegro ma non troppo
2 Tempo di Menuetto
Sonata in A flat Major, Op. 110
3 Moderato cantabile molto espressivo
4 Scherzo – Allegro molto
5 Adagio ma non troppo –
Fuga: Allegro ma non troppo
Sonata in G minor, Op. 49, No. 1
7 Rondo – Allegro
Sonata in G major, Op. 14, No. 2
10 Scherzo – Allegro assai
Op. 49, nos. 1&2; Op. 14, no. 2; Op. 110
The Romantics 24
Trudelies Leonhardt, fortepiano
Configuration: Single CD in Digipak
Available: February, 2015
Recorded: 11–12 January, 2014
Booklet: 24 Page
• The Recording comprises four sonatas from Beethoven’s earliest and latest creative periods.
• Dutch fortepianist Trudelies Leonhardt, a member of one of Europe’s most famous musical families, is a leading exponent
of the fortepiano, with an international following.
• Featured instrument is an original Viennese fortepiano from c. 1815 by Benignus Seidner.
• Booklet text, including essay by Peter Watchorn, in both English and French.
A revolution in art and literature swept through Europe and by the early 1800’s Romanticism dominated the musical
landscape. Such figures as Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Brahms exemplified the ideals yet maintained highly individual
approaches. Now, our finest historically informed musicians and scholars present this incomparable repertoire in a series
destined to become an essential part of every serious music lover’s collection.