Piano Sonata No.16, Op.31 No.1 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Bonn: N. Simrock, n.d.[1803]. Plate 345.
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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 16:
Sonaten für das Pianoforte
(pp.45-68), Nr.139

Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1862-90]. Plate B.139.
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Peter (2007/1/08)

Editor Sigmund Lebert (1822–84)
Immanuel Faisst (1823–94)
Translator James Cutler Dunn Parker (1828-1916), English text
Publisher. Info. Boston: Oliver Ditson & Co., 1876
(U.S. edition of J.G. Cotta’s edition, Stuttgart)
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Editor Heinrich Schenker (1868-1935)
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1918-21.
Reprinted Complete Piano Sonatas, Vol.2 (pp.285-310)
New York: Dover Publications, 1975.
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Peter (2007/2/24)

Editor Frederic Lamond (1868–1948)
Publisher. Info. Klaviersonaten, Band II
Berlin: Ullstein, n.d.(ca.1918)
Reissue – Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1923. Plate 28727.
Reprinted Kiev: Musytschna Ukraina, 1969
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Editor Alfredo Casella (1883–1947)
Publisher. Info. Sonate per pianoforte, vol.2
Milan: G. Ricordi & C., 1919. Plate E.R. 2.
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Editor Max Pauer (1866–1945)
Carl Adolf Martienssen (1881–1955), revision
Publisher. Info. Sonaten für Klavier zu zwei Händen, Bd.2
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1920). Plates 10543, 10555–56.
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Editor Artur Schnabel (1882-1951)
Publisher. Info. Milano: Curci, 1949. Plate E. 4280 C.
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Editor Hans Schmidt-Görg (b. 1930)
Joseph Schmidt-Görg (1897-1981)
Publisher. Info. Klaviersonaten, Band II (pp.52-76)
Munich: G. Henle Verlag, 1976.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Adagio grazioso

For Violin, Harmonium and Piano (Brisson)
See: Adagios de Beethoven, Op.101 (Brisson, Frédéric))

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General Information

Work Title Piano Sonata No.16
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Piano Sonata No. 16; Klaviersonate Nr. 16; Sonata para piano n.º 16; Pianosonaatti nro 16; Sonate pour piano nº 16 de Beethoven; Sonata per pianoforte n. 16; ピアノソナタ第16番; 피아노 소나타 16번; Pianosonate nr. 16; Sonata fortepianowa nr 16 Beethovena; Соната для фортепиано № 16; Соната для фортепіано № 16; Sonata per a piano núm. 16; Σονάτα για πιάνο No. 16
Authorities Wikipedia; GND: 300016719; BNF: 148185118
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.31 No.1
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 177
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegro vivace (G major)
  2. Adagio grazioso (C major)
  3. Rondo. Allegretto (G major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1801–02
First Publication. 1803
Average DurationAvg. Duration 24 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation piano
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