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Moonlight Sonata, Op. 27, No. 2 (First Movement)

By Ludwig van Beethoven

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Piano - SMP Level 8 (Early Advanced)
Composed by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Edited by Willard A. Palmer. Masterworks; Piano Solo; Solo. Alfred Masterwork Edition. Form: Sonata. Classical; Masterwork; Romantic. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.2148).

Item Number: AP.2148
ISBN 0739012584. Classical; Masterwork; Romantic.

Edited by Willard A. Palmer, this is the first movement of Beethoven's famous Sonata, Opus 27, No. 2. Included are historical notes about the work and the composer, as well as illustrations, and additional footnotes and performance suggestions within the score, which was carefully prepared from Beethoven's original autographed manuscript.

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  • 5

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    Advanced
  • December 29, 2008 emotional

    play this expressively. it is tranquil, (moonlight on water, etc.), but with a touch of something dark and mysterious; quivering.

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  • 5

    Location:
    Ganesha Hills, Ca
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • July 30, 2008 Truly Stirs the Emotions

    I have always loved this piece and decided to order it. It is really a little harder than I imagined, the sharps just seem to throw me. Not something I could just sit down and play, had to struggle a bit, but definitely worth the challenge. Exquisite piece written by...

    a master. Again, helps to listen to the actual arrangement. Can always find on the internet.

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  • 5

    Location:
    New Mexico
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • July 18, 2008 Now that was lovely!

    If I can play this original arrangement and you are reading this, you can play it too. An easily recognizable and well liked piece that you and anyone who listens to you will enjoy.

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  • 5

    Location:
    Los Angeles
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • June 14, 2008 A Beautiful Masterpiece

    This is a must have for any classical pianist. I find myself practicing for a couple of hours without realizing how much time went by. If you are at the intermediate level, you can get this piece down pretty fast if you get in a groove and become entranced by...

    the beauty and emotion of this masterpiece.

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  • 5

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  • February 09, 2008 Beautiful Piece

    I absolutly loved this piece when i heard it on a c.d. and wanted to play it for myself.It didn't disappoint me, it sounds just like a c.d.

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