Violin Sonata No.7

Ludwig van Beethoven

Violin Sonata No.7 in C minor

Op. 30/2 • “Eroica”

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Beethoven composed this sonata at about the same time he wrote his "Heiligenstadt Testament," an unsent jeremiad addressed to his brothers, detailing his anguished state of mind (his deafness was becoming acute at the moment of his greatest success). The C minor sonata may be grim, but it is hardly suicidal; it is Beet... read more

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