Piano Sonata No.2, Op.36 (Rachmaninoff, Sergei)

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1st version (1913)

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Kerikan (2012/10/22)

Performer Pages Jeff Manookian (piano)
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2nd version (1931)

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Cypressdome (2012/7/22)

Performer Pages Cecile Licad (piano)
Publisher Info. Boston: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
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QuinnMason (2013/5/12)

Performers Galaxy Bosendorfer 290 (Tatiana Kolesova)
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1st version (1913)

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Guifré (2010/6/26)

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Publisher. Info. Moscow: A. Gutheil, n.d.[1914]. Plate A. 9695 G.
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Physicist (2006/10/28)

Editor Pavel Lamm (1882–1951)
Konstantin Igumnov (1873–1948)
Publisher. Info. Polnoe sobrannie sochinenni dila fortepiano, Vol.3
Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d.(1948). Plate M. 19224 Г.
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Rachmaninoff - Piano Sonata No.2 (original version).pdf

2nd version (1931)

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Guifré (2009/10/9)

Publisher. Info. Paris: A. Gutheil, 1931. Plate A. 10447 G.
Reprinted New York: The International Music Company
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Misc. Notes Probably a reprint of the Boosey & Hawkes edition
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Lisztkowski (2006/10/28)

Editor Pavel Lamm (1882–1951)
Konstantin Igumnov (1873–1948)
Publisher. Info. Polnoe sobrannie sochinenni dila fortepiano, Vol. 2
Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d.(1948). Plate M. 18453 Г.
Reissue (offprint) - Muzyka. Plate 10131 (ca.1965)
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Rachmaninoff - Sonata No 2 in B Flat Minor Op 36.pdf

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  • Wui-Ming Gan, piano (Piano Society)
    Original version, 1913
I. Allegro agitato
II. Non allegro—Lento
III. L'istesso tempo—Allegro molto

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General Information

Work Title Piano Sonata No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Rachmaninoff, Sergei
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.36
Key B-flat minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Allegro agitato (B minor)
  2. Non allegro—Lento (E minor–E major)
  3. L'istesso tempo—Allegro molto (B major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1913 — 1st version
1931 — 2nd version
First Publication. 1914
Dedication Matvey Presman (1870–1941)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 21 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano
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