Piano Sonata in C major, D.279 (Schubert, Franz)



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Editor Julius Epstein (1832-1926)
First edition
Publisher. Info. Franz Schubert's Werke, Serie X, No.2 (pp.16-29)
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1888. Plate F.S. 94.
Reprinted Complete Sonatas for Pianoforte Solo
New York: Dover Publications, 1970. (#00349)
Misc. Notes Originally scanned at about 160pi, converted to 600dpi monocrome.
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General Information

Work Title Piano Sonata in C major
Alternative. Title Piano Sonata No.2
Composer Schubert, Franz
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. D.279
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFS 575
Key C major/A minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegro moderato (C major)
  2. Andante (F major)
  3. Menuetto. Allegro vivace — Trio (A minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1815 September
First Publication. 1888 – Franz Schubert's Werke
Average DurationAvg. Duration 19 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano
Related Works The Minuet in A minor, D.277a is the first version of the third movement.
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Because the work lacks a Finale, some have proposed the incomplete Allegretto in C major, D.346 as a fourth movement. Others have proposed the fragmentary Rondo in C major, D.309a.

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The work is numbered as Piano Sonata No.2 in Classical Archives, the Breitkopf & Härtel edition, and the Wiener Urtext Edition.

Schubert Piano Sonatas