Beethoven – Kreutzer Sonata – Kremer, Violin; Argerich, Piano

The Kreutzer Sonata for violin and piano, No 9, by Ludwig van Beethoven, is notable for its technical difficulty and unusual length (around 40 minutes) and emotional scope. It is commonly known as the Kreutzer Sonata after the violinist Rodolphe Kreutzer, who it was ultimately dedicated to, but who thoroughly disliked the piece and refused to play it. – Martha Argerich

Kreutzer Sonata: Other Performance

Yuja Wang, Joshua Bell

Beethoven - Kreutzer Sonata, No. 9 - Bell, Violin; Wang, Piano

Beethoven by Argerich and Kremer

Spring Sonata

Piano Sonata No. 5 in F Major

The violinist Gidon Kremer and the pianist Martha Argerich play the first movement of Beethoven's Violin Sonata No 5 in F major

Beethoven by Argerich

Waldstein

Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Major

Beethoven - Piano Sonata No 21 in C Major (Waldstein) - Argerich, Piano

Concerto No. 2

Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No 2 - Argerich, Piano; Abbado, Conductor