Piano Sonata No.14

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Sonata No.14 in C# minor

Op. 27/2 • “Moonlight”

About this work...

Beethoven billed each of the two works published under Op. 27 as a "sonata quasi una fantasia," presumably a hint that he was trying to meld the formal conventions of the eighteenth century sonata with a newer, freer, more Romantic style. Many musicians consider the first of this pair, the Piano Sonata No. 13 in E flat... read more