Piano Sonata No.18, Op.31 No.3 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Carolus (2010/9/9)

Performer Pages Paavali Jumppanen (piano)
Publisher Info. Boston: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
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Ivdruiz (2009/12/28)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Bonn: N. Simrock, n.d.[1802]. Plate 345.
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Piupianissimo (2016/4/17)

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piupianissimo (2010/1/1)

Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 16:
Sonaten für das Pianoforte
(pp.89-108), Nr.141

Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1862-90]. Plate B.141.
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Peter (2007/1/08)

Editor Sigmund Lebert (1822-1884)
Immanuel Faisst (1823-1894)
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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Feldmahler (2006/2/17)

Editor Heinrich Schenker (1868-1935)
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1918-21.
Reprinted Complete Piano Sonatas, Vol.2 (pp.332-54)
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 und Härtel, 1923. Plate 28727.
Reprinted Kiev: Musytschna Ukraina, 1969.
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worov (2010/7/1)

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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Funper (2007/4/29)

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worov (2010/6/6)

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). Plate 10543, 10555-56.
Reprinted [Martienssen revision], n.d.(1927). - #66407 (pp.332-354)
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Worov (2017/11/28)

Editor Artur Schnabel (1882-1951)
Publisher. Info. Milano: Curci, 1949. Plate E. 4280 C.
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Misc. Notes Contains footnotes in Italian, English and German.
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Fugalicious (2018/7/02)

Editor Hans Schmidt-Görg (b. 1930)
Joseph Schmidt-Görg (1897-1981)
Publisher. Info. Klaviersonaten, Band II (pp.98-120)
Munich: G. Henle Verlag, 1976.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For 2 Violins (Hartmann)

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Schalltrichter (2017/7/29)

Arranger Fr. Hartmann
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: G.M. Meyer, n.d. Plate 603C.
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Misc. Notes Incorrect Opus Number: Op.29 No.3. Arranger could be Frantz Hartmann (1807-1857).
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Menuetto (No.3)

For 3 Guitars (Shorter)

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Minstrel (2018/9/11)

Arranger Steve Shorter (b. 1958)
Publisher. Info. Menuetto and Allegretto (No.1)
Steve Shorter, 2018.
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For Violin and Piano (Hermann)

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Schalltrichter (2012/8/8)

Arranger Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)
Publisher. Info. Sammlung klassischer Stücke aus Werken berühmter Meister, Vol.III (no.5)
Leipzig: Edition Peters, n.d. Plate 6248.
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Misc. Notes Wrong title Op.29 no 3
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For Organ (André)

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Lndlewis10 (2011/1/17)

Arranger Julius André (1808-1880)
Publisher. Info. Offenbach: Johann André, n.d.[1884]. Plate 9123 E.I-III.
Reprinted Boston: Arthur P. Schmidt.
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General Information

Work Title Piano Sonata No.18
Alternative. Title The Hunt
Name Translations Piano Sonata No. 18; Klaviersonate Nr. 18; Sonata para piano n.º 18; Sonate pour piano nº 18 de Beethoven; Sonata per pianoforte n. 18; ピアノソナタ第18番; Pianosonate nr. 18; Sonata fortepianowa nr 18 Beethovena; Соната для фортепиано № 18; Соната для фортепіано № 18; Sonata per a piano núm. 18; Σονάτα για πιάνο No. 18
Name Aliases La caccia (apocrifo)
Authorities Wikipedia; GND: 300016735; BNF: 14818513z
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.31 No.3
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 179
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Allegro (E major)
  2. Scherzo. Allegretto vivace (A major)
  3. Minuet. Moderato e grazioso - Trio (E major)
  4. Presto con fuoco (E major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1801-02
First Publication. 1802
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22-23 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation piano
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